Upāsakā Day, Saturday, August 12: Practice in a Global Context; Being a Good Citizen
On Saturday, August 12, Luang Por Pasanno and senior monastics of Abhayagiri have graciously offered to lead us in an exploration of the Buddha’s teachings on living in society, and how we can apply them today.The schedule for the day is as follows:10:45 a.m. Refuges and Precepts (optional)11:00 a.m. (sharp) Meal Offering1-4:30 p.m. Study/Practice Session4:30 p.m. Tea with the monastics (optional)The group session will be livestreamed at https://youtu.be/v1JrjH4HJmE
starting at 1PM.Attendance at Upāsakā Days is open both to those who wish to make a formal commitment to the program and to those who may simply wish to attend for the day. All are welcome.
Posted on August 6, 2017
NEW - Sunday Afternoon Dhamma Talks
Starting Sunday, June 11, the regular weekend Dhamma talk will move to Sunday afternoon. The program will begin at 2 pm with chanting followed by meditation. After a short break, one of the senior monks will give a Dhamma talk. There will be no evening puja Sunday night. We have yet to decide what will happen when the lunar observance day falls on Sunday. Evening puja will begin at 7 pm on Saturday nights with no Dhamma talk. If Saturday is a lunar observance day, we'll follow the usual program starting at 7:30 pm. We're making this change because we think that more people will be able to come on Sunday afternoon than on Saturday night. Now that Abhayagiri has a larger, climate-controlled Dhamma Hall that will remain cool during summer af...
Posted on July 27, 2017