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Associated Lay Groups Bay Area Meditation Groups

Berkeley, CA
First Tuesday of every month the Sanghapāla Meditation Group meets at the Berkeley Buddhist Monastery, 7:30-9:30 pm, 2304 McKinley Avenue, Berkeley, CA. Except during the Abhayagiri Winter Retreat (January-March), a monastic is in attendance and presents a Dhamma talk.


Associated groups around the country

Ukiah, CA
Monthly meditation evenings with the monastics from Abhayagiri Monastery are given at Yoga Mendocino the second Wednesday of the month from 7:30-9 pm. Yoga Mendocino is located at 206# A Mason Street, Ukiah, CA 95482. Contact: 707-462-2580.

Mendocino/Fort Bragg, CA
Weekly meditation and Dhamma discussion on Mondays from 7:00 to 8:30 pm at Three Jewels Dharma Hall in Fort Bragg. The third Monday of every month, monastics from Abhayagiri Monastery lead a period of meditation, offer a Dhamma talk and answer questions.
Contact: Cindy Hoffman, 707-964-4606, cindyho@mcn.org

Portland, OR
Weekly sitting on Tuesday and Friday from 7:00 -9:00 pm at Portland Friends of the Dhamma(meditation and Dhamma discussion with lay practitioners). Periodically, monastics from the Pacific Hermitage offer Dhamma teachings. Located at 1422 SE Tacoma Street, Second floor, Portland, OR, 97202. For more information, please visit their website or contact Sakula (Mary Reinard), sakula@notjustus.com or James Lane,lanejb@pacificu.edu

Madison, WI
Madison Vipassana, Inc. continues to provide weekly sitting opportunities and bimonthly half-day sits in Madison, WI. Contact Janice Sheppard at 608-829-0944 or at uppekha@yahoo.com


Tampa Bay, FL
Contact: Jim Cameron, cameron3@earthlink.net

In British Columbia, Canada
Shirley Jayanta Johannesen's Stretch-Awareness located at 213-5300 Huston Road Peachland, B.C. V0H 1X2, Canada. Providing meditation and yoga classes and retreats. Contact Jayanta (Shirley Johannesen) at 250-767-6784
jayanta@stretchawareness.com


For information about any of these meditation groups or if you would like to start an Abhayagiri-affiliated meditation group in your community, please contact the monastery.
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