Visit to Wat Buddhanusorn : Sunday, July 21st

On Sunday, July 21st, Luang Por Pasanno and various members of the Abhayagiri community will be visiting Wat Buddhanusorn in Fremont in time for the meal offering at 11:30am. Luang Por Pasanno will probably be giving a talk during the afternoon. Wat Buddhanusorn’s Website
โพสต์เมื่อ July 18, 2019

2019 Monastic Annual Retreat Signup

2019 MONASTIC ANNUAL RETREAT Led by Luang Por Pasanno and the Abhayagiri Community December 6-15, 2019 at Applegate Retreat Center, Applegate, CA Abhayagiri Monastery in Redwood Valley, California and the Sanghapala Foundation invite you to join Luang Por Pasanno, and others from the Abhayagiri Community for a 10-day retreat in December. We will create a monastery environment during our time together, and we offer you this opportunity to explore the Dhamma in a setting that differs somewhat from a typical meditation retreat. We will all live the monastery life, following the Eight Precepts, taking only what is offered, and attempting to reflect on our every activity as part of our practice. This will include noble silence, morning and eve...
โพสต์เมื่อ July 15, 2019

August Ordinations

All are welcome to attend the formal ceremonies for Sāmaṇera Cittapālo to enter the monastic sangha as a bhikkhu and Anagārika Nicholas to take on the sāmaṇera (novice monk) training. The event details are: Sāmaṇera Ordination Friday, August 23rd during evening puja, beginning at 7pm : Anagārika Nicholas will go forth into brown robes taking sāmaṇera (novice monk) ordination Bhikkhu Ordination Sunday, August 25th – Probably beginning in the afternoon or evening. Bhikkhu Ordination Ceremony for Sāmaṇera Cittapālo
โพสต์เมื่อ July 11, 2019


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The Place of Victory
Ajahn Jitindriya
July 19, 2019

Retreat time in particular offers a wonderful opportunity for reflection; affording so much time to cultivate this practice, and with so much support. It’s unbearable sometimes! All this good fortune – yet oftentimes what we have to sit with is absolutely excruciating, just the opposite of what one would want or what one would expect. What we have to meet within ourselves on this path is extremely challenging. Sometimes we can see this with clarity and understanding and sometimes not. Sometimes we are caught up in the whirlwind of it, in the dukkha of it. In both of these times, however, ...



Mind States and Metta
อาจารย์ กรุณาธัมโม
July 7, 2019

Ajahn Karunadhammo reflects on the third foundation of mindfulness, mindfulness of mind, as well as the cultivation of metta (goodwill).

This dhamma talk was offered on Saturday, July 6, 2019 at Abhayagiri.