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Our Programs and Services

We are currently offering a mix of in-person, hybrid, and virutal programs. Specific information about all events is listed on our Meetup page. That’s the best place to go for up-to-date info and virtual meeting links.

 

Weekly Service

Mondays @ 7:00Pm

Our daily service includes a talk and discussion followed by a meditation period. Discussion topics follow this general flow–> 1st Monday: Sangha Community Night; 2nd Monday: The Lotus Sutra; 3rd Monday: Buddhism in Daily Life; 4th Monday: History of Buddhism.

Morning Service

Second Saturdays @ 9:00am

Our morning service includes a 20 minute chanting practice followed by a 45 minute shi-kan meditation period. After our concluding practices we gather for a potluck brunch and sangha fellowship.

 

Book Club

Second Sundays @ 3:00pm

We are currently reading Wendy Garling’s The Woman Who Raised the Buddha: The Extraordinary Life of Mahaprajapati. Our discussions follow an informal process: we based our conversation on insights and questions from the reading. 

 

Tendai for Beginners

Last Sundays @ 9:00am

This group is gradually working our way through An Introduction to Tendai Buddhist Philosophy. You can join this group even if you’ve missed the beginning of the text. Reverend Ryushin will help you fill in gaps for what you’ve missed.

 

Retreats

Varied

We offer a few one-day in-person retreats during the year. We also occassionally offer Practice Intensives where the temple will be open for additional hours and practices. 

Additional Services

By Appointment

Reverends Shingaku or Ryusin can support you with: practice guidance interviews, help with home altars, wedding and commitment ceremonies, house blessings, funerals and memorial services.

 

Questions? Requests? Email us.

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