Labor Day Weekend Retreat

Labor Day Weekend Retreat

Developing Meditative Concentration with Ven. Thubten Chodron Excellent retreat for beginners and long-term meditators. Concentration is the ability to remain single-pointedly on a constructive object of meditation with a blissful and pliant mind for as long as one...
Praise of Dependent Arising with Dagri Rinpoche

Praise of Dependent Arising with Dagri Rinpoche

Praise of Dependent Arising: Teachings with Dagri Rinpoche “Praise of Dependent Arising” is Lama Tsongkhapa’s joyful explanation of emptiness and dependent arising. With gratitude to Shakyamuni Buddha, foremost teacher of this profound wisdom,...
Kathina & Sharing the Dharma Day

Kathina & Sharing the Dharma Day

Join us for an especially festive sharing of the Dharma, as we interweave our Sharing the Dharma Day program with our fourth annual kathina ceremony. The kathina (pronounced ka-tee-na) is widely celebrated in the Buddhist countries of Southeast Asia. Dating to the...
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...
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...