Sharing the Dharma Day & Celebration
April 2 @ 9:45 am - 3:00 pm PDT
This first Sharing the Dharma Day after our Winter Retreat includes a special celebration to to end the retreat and thank our benefactors. Please join us! All are welcomed
Guided meditation, Dharma talk, vegetarian potluck, and fellowship are all a part of the day. After lunch we’ll celebrate the end of winter retreat with a Lama Chopa ceremony and recognition for all the people who make the retreat possible.
11:00 Dharma talk
12:00 Vegetarian potluck
1:30 Lama Chopa offering ceremony & thanks to supporters
Sharing the Dharma Day is monthly event for newcomers and old friends to explore the Buddha’s teachings and share in community fellowship.
Sharing the Dharma Day topics are drawn from the book, An Open-hearted Life: Transformative Methods for Compassionate Living, by Abbey founder and abbess Ven. Thubten Chodron and Eastern Washington University psychologist Russell Kolts.
People from all faiths and backgrounds can apply the principles explored on Sharing the Dharma Day to enhance their lives. Bring a vegetarian potluck dish (please no meat, eggs, garlic, onions, leeks or radishes) and come with an open mind. All are welcome!