Discipline. It is a word that makes me cringe. It's deﬁnition has always sounded more like punishment or consequence to me. When really, it is the consequence of NOT being disciplined that should make me cringe.Read More »
When I think of a vacation my mind thinks about a week or two in some far away exotic place. Not necessarily so! When my body and/or spirit needs a break I can go somewhere close by and even familiar and find the relaxation that is needed.
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Buddhist nuns from Sravasti Abbey will begin a 6-week meditation class series at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Spokane beginning Oct. 1.
Classes will be Mondays through Nov. 5, from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m.Read More »
The Spokane Concentration Meditation Group will host its next meeting, “A Honed and Heavy Ax: Samatha and Vipassana in Harmony,” on July 1.
Local resident Brian Gavin will lead the meditation instruction and reading.Read More »
"Meditation," an often misunderstood Buddhist practice, is the topic of the June 3 Sharing the Dharma Day at Sravasti Abbey, the Buddhist monastery near Newport.Read More »
As I began my seat in meditation today I was very connected with the sound and texture of my breath. It was an easy transition as I had just completed sunrise salutations. But then I remembered I was not meditating alone.Read More »