Ven. Thubten Chodron continues her line by line commentary on “The Foundation of Buddhist Practice,” co-written with His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama. This year’s teaching covers the end of Chapter 3, then proceeds to Chapters 4 & 5: “Choosing Spiritual Mentors and Becoming a Qualified Disciple” and “Relying on a Spiritual Mentor.”
Newport silicon smelter update: Department of Ecology seeks input for their environmental impact statement.
One Sunday a month, Sravasti Abbey opens our doors for Sharing the Dharma Day, an opportunity for newcomers and old friends to explore Buddhism. The day includes mediation, a talk, vegetarian potluck, discussion, and fellowship.
The Abbey joins the Kalispel Tribe of Indians and many concerned local residents to oppose construction of a silicon smelter in our beautiful rural forested county.