Exploring Monastic Life is for qualified lay people exploring the possibility of ordination, and for monks and nuns that have been ordained for five years or less.
Sacramento’s Lion’s Dharma Center hosts Ven. Thubten Chodron for a public talk and weekend workshop on practicing compassion in challenging times, based on her poem/prayer, “A Song to Mummy Tara in These Dire Times.”
Ven. Thubten Jampa’s Berlin public talk, “Women, Buddha, and Mind Power,” offers practices to help women and men stay strong on the path to gender equity. The talk is in German.
Ven. Hanh Thuc and Ven. Chang Feng inspire Abbey monastics.
Join Ven. Thubten Chodron at Seattle’s East West Bookshop as she shares from her newest book, “Awaken Every Day: 365 Buddhist Reflections to Invite Mindfulness and Joy.” Talk is co-sponsored by Dharma Friendship Foundation.