Manjushri Retreat with Ven. Thubten Chodron

Manjushri Retreat with Ven. Thubten Chodron

Join us for the Abbey’s annual one-week deity retreat. Ven. Chodron will guide us in the Manjushri practice, explaining its background and how to do the meditation. She also teaches from Chandrakirti’s homage to great compassion, the opening verses of “Entering the Middle Way.”

Memorial Day Weekend Retreat: Good Karma

Memorial Day Weekend Retreat: Good Karma

Why do things happen the way they do in our lives? How do we create the causes for a happy life? Venerable Thubten Chodron continues a series of teachings over Memorial Day weekend on “Good Karma: How to Create the Causes of Happiness and Avoid the Causes of Suffering”, a commentary on “The Wheel of Sharp Weapons” by Indian sage Dharmarakshita.

Vesak Day Chenrezig Retreat

Vesak Day Chenrezig Retreat

To celebrate Vesak Day, the Abbey will host a Chenrezig meditation retreat to deepen our connection with the Buddha of Compassion. The previously scheduled Nyung Ne is postponed until autumn, date to be determined.

One-Month Medicine Buddha Retreat

One-Month Medicine Buddha Retreat

The month-long Medicine Buddha Winter Retreat is open to experienced meditators who are fully vaccinated, have studied the lamrim teachings, and are ready to go deeper in their practice. Admssion is by application.