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Sharing the Dharma Day

One Sunday a month, Sravasti Abbey opens our doors for Sharing the Dharma Day, an opportunity for newcomers and old friends to explore the Buddha’s teachings and share in community fellowship. Sharing the Dharma Day topics are drawn from the book, An Open-hearted Life: Transformative Methods for Compassionate Living, by Abbey founder …

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1-Week Chenrezig Retreat on the Buddha of Compassion

On the Chenrezig Retreat, take a week-long vacation with the Buddha of Compassion. Join us for the Abbey’s annual 1-week meditation retreat on 1000-Armed Chenrezig. Chenrezig—also known as Kuan Yin or Avalokiteshvara—is one of the most beloved deities of the Tibetan Buddhist tradition. With 1000 arms, he reaches out to care …

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Buddhist Pet Memorial Service

The Pet Memorial Service, during our Sunday May 27th service, is a chance to honor all that our pets have contributed to our lives. The Buddha taught that all sentient beings have Buddha nature and may become a Buddha in a future life.  To participate, complete a card giving the …

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Approaching the Buddhist Path: A book reading with Ven. Thubten Chodron

“Approaching the Buddhist Path” is the first book in “The Library of Wisdom and Compassion,” a multi-volume collection of His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s definitive teachings on the Buddhist path compiled and coauthored by one of his chief Western disciples, American nun Thubten Chodron. Join Thubten Chodron as she reads …

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