Be Generous While You Can

Be Generous While You Can

Amanda Karg reflects on giving while faced with the impermance of life: Dear Venerable Chodron & Sravasti Abbey residents, I first heard Lamrim teachings a little over two years ago when I discovered your website and podcasts. It had a profound life-changing...
Exploring Monastic Life

Exploring Monastic Life

Nathan Robnett-Conover, who recently graduated college, is contemplating becoming a monk and attended the Exploring Monastic Life program to learn more. He wrote the following at the conclusion of the program. So often my Dharma practice feels like wandering through a...
eNews: August 2012

eNews: August 2012

Table of Contents Dagmo Kusho-la’s Retreat Chenrezig Hall Teachings Nature Volunteer Appreciation Activities at the Abbey Visitors SAFE Course Resumes September 10 Pearl of Wisdom on Amazon.com More News After a wet spring, summer finally arrived and the Abbey’s...
eNews: July 2012

eNews: July 2012

Table of Contents Vesak Day Young Adults Exploring Buddhism Chenrezig Hall Happenings at the Abbey: Sharing the Dharma Day and Open House Seeing Yourself as You Really Are Retreat Prison Visits Out & About The Meditation Hall, Garden & Forest A New Book Is...
Retreat at Sravasti Abbey

Retreat at Sravasti Abbey

Lori Batina expresses appreciation after attending a weekend retreat: I would describe my visit to Sravasti Abbey for a weekend retreat as much needed nourishment along the path of life. Every now and then these all too brief but exquisite moments in time happen when...
eNews: June 2012

eNews: June 2012

Table of Contents Teaching in Asia Sravasti Abbey Makes the National News Meditation Hall & Chenrezig Hall Chenrezig All Over the World The Garden & Forest in Spring Volunteer Meeting & May Visitors Nonviolent Communication: Growing Harmony in the...