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 Nagarjuna’s “Letter to a Friend.” The retreat will include teachings, daily practice sessions, and facilitated discussions.

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 Nyung Ne

Vesak Day Nyung Ne

The Abbey will host a Nyung Ne fasting retreat where we meditate on Chenrezig, the Buddha of Compassion, involving prostrating, visualizing, and reciting the mantra of Chenrezig.

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.

New Year’s Vajrasattva Retreat 2021

New Year’s Vajrasattva Retreat 2021

The new year brings an opportunity for renewal. Why not spend New Year’s Eve creating virtue with Ven. Thubten Chodron and the Sravasti Abbey community? Suitable for beginners and experienced practitioners.