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.
In a first for nuns in America, 50 Buddhist nuns from nine countries will converge at Sravasti Abbey for Living Vinaya in the West.
The newest issue features articles by Venerables Chodron, Chonyi, and Damcho.
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.
Ven. Nyima’s experience of offering service has transformed over her years attending Exploring Monastic Life.