eNews: May 2012

eNews: May 2012

Table of Contents On the Road Welcome and Farewell Chenrezig Hall Chenrezig Mantra Recitation Sravasti Abbey Friends Education Sharing the Dharma Day Forgiveness Retreat & North Idaho College Talk Other News That song about April showers is true this spring at the...
eNews: April 2012

eNews: April 2012

Table of Contents Guy Newland Teaches on Nagarjuna Winter Retreat Concludes The Growing bhikshuni Sangha Sharing the Dharma Day and Other Guests Making Merit with Manis Seeking Short-term Volunteer Web Designer Other News Spring is arriving at the Abbey, with...
A Motivation of Appreciation

A Motivation of Appreciation

At the end of the Vajrasattva retreat in 2012, several of the participants did a “group motivation” one morning to thank the nuns who had given instructions on the Vajrasattva practice. Here is what they shared: Lorena: In The Little Prince, the Little Prince mentions...
eNews: March 2012

eNews: March 2012

Table of Contents Winter Retreat Is Almost Over Venerable Samten Goes for bhiksunī Ordination Sravasti Abbey: The Movie Sravasti Abbey Friends Education (SAFE) Guy Newland Is Coming Back Other News As the days grow longer the snow comes and goes. The paths alternately...
eNews: February 2012

eNews: February 2012

Table of Contents We’re Back in the Meditation Hall! Winter Retreat Retreat from Afar Other News Winter retreat brings a quiet time at the Abbey. There’s a lot going on, but it’s happening within people’s minds and hearts, so there’s little...
Back on the Path

Back on the Path

by Jillian As often happens, people practice enthusiastically for a while, and then as time goes on their enthusiasm lessens, their practice and study of the Dharma goes by the wayside, and they return to their previous habits in many areas of their lives. This is...