Young Adults Explore Buddhism

Young Adults Explore Buddhism

Are you 18-29? Curious about Buddhism & meditation?

Do you crave connection?  Trying to make sense of the world?
Want to learn how to make your life meaningful?
Join in Young Adults Explore Buddhism, a 4-day Zoom course with Ven. Thubten Chodron

What Is It?

Young Adults Explore Buddhism is a retreat of discovery for young people aged 18 to 29. Normally, it’s a weeklong residential program. In 2020, we met over Zoom. The next offering will be June 10-13, 2021, online.

Renowned Buddhist author and teacher Venerable Thubten Chodron leads the course. No meditation experience is necessary—just a curious mind and open heart.

The course includes meditation instruction and practice, teachings, and discussion.

When it’s live, the course includes working outdoors in the Abbey’s forest and meadows.  With the 2020 Zoom version, we were still able get deep and personal about the urgent issues facing young people right now.

Registration Details

Check backs for dates in 2022 

Young Adults Explore Buddhism photos from the past give a taste of the program.

Sharing is an important part of the program.
Receive Buddhist teachings and meditation instruction.

“The Young Adults Explore Buddhism course came at a pivotal moment. I now feel like I have a path and a purpose for my life.”

Beth Anderson

Spokane, WA

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His Holiness the Dalai Lama

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692 Country Lane
Newport WA 99156 USA
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