Delight is Not the Problem

Delight is Not the Problem

Nancy Copeland-Payton reflects on her life and what she’s learned from the Sravasti Abbey Friends Education distance learning program. My geneticist son sits by the wood stove, analyzing his research data generated by the university super computer in Florida. I...
Joy at Living at Sravasti Abbey

Joy at Living at Sravasti Abbey

Venerable Thubten Jampa has lived at Sravasti Abbey for three years now and recently went to her native Germany for a visit. After a month she had a Skype call with the Abbey community to catch up and share. Afterwards she wrote the following to the community. I am...
Sravasti Abbey Consecrates New Chenrezig Hall

Sravasti Abbey Consecrates New Chenrezig Hall

by Venerable Thubten Chonyi Sravasti Abbey’s new Chenrezig Hall, the accomplishment of a long endeavor, will expand the monastery’s offerings to a growing circle of people. In June about 80 people gathered at the abbey, near Newport, Washington, to consecrate the new...
A Day in Nature

A Day in Nature

Janet Single-Schwall shares about the day she and her husband David spent exploring nature with Venerables Semkye, Samten, Chonyi, and Damcho.

Planning Ahead

Planning Ahead

“Knowing the Abbey will be there for me at my time of death has brought me peace of mind.”

Sage Miller, Seattle, WA