Young Adults Explore Buddhism

Young Adults Explore Buddhism

with Ven. Thubten Chodron New Dates! Sravasti Abbey invites young adults aged 18 to 29 to explore the Buddha’s teachings within our American culture. No meditation experience is necessary; just an open and curious mind/heart. The course includes meditation...
Developing Compassion In Challenging Times

Developing Compassion In Challenging Times

A retreat with the Vens. Chonyi, Samten, and the Sravasti Abbey Community For sure these are challenging times. While frustration, anger, and fear may be a natural response, they are neither helpful nor pleasant mind states. Compassion, on the other hand, helps...
May 7: Join Us for Kathina

May 7: Join Us for Kathina

On May 7, the Abbey joyfully celebrates kathina (pronounced kuh-teen-ah). Established by the Buddha, ancient ceremony of kathina is a time to rejoice in the virtue created by the sangha during the monastic retreat (varsa) and the ending ceremony (pravarana). This...
Our Next Livestream Teaching

Our Next Livestream Teaching

Ven. Thubten Chodron’s next Livestream teaching will unpack Daniel Perdue’s lucid text, The Course in Buddhist Reasoning and Debate: An Asian Approach to Analytical Thinking Drawn from Indian and Tibetan Sources. The Thursday night course will likely to...
Meet the Neighbors Video

Meet the Neighbors Video

Sravasti Abbey’s Sharing the Dharma Day is the focus if this excellent video. It’s created by our friends at the Spokane Interfaith Council as part of their Meet the Neighbors program. Meet the Neighbors began in 2015 to build connection and understanding...