First Sunday: Practice Corner

May 7th (2017)

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    Program Registration is Closed.

    Open to all

    Cost: By donation

    First Sunday of each month 

    9:00  Opening Chants and Sitting and Walking Meditation

    10:30  Reading from The Profound Treasury of the Ocean of Dharma 

    10:45  Talk and Discussion by Acharya Susan Chapman, Phyllis Ohm, or another teacher

    11:15  Maitri Bhavana Practice (a loving kindness practice for those who are seriously ill)

    12:00  Dedication of the Merit

    12 - 2:00  Food and Conversation (Bring your own lunch – drinks provided)


    In caring for our environment please bring your travel mug. No drinks without lids in the shrine room. 

    Cost: Donations gratefully accepted.

    The Vancouver Shambhala Centre is a nonprofit organization run by volunteers. All our funds come from donations from program participants, friends and members. Donations are a way to express appreciation for what our Centre offers — free meditation instruction and practice opportunities, a clearly defined path of practice and study, a range of community activities and more, for the benefit of all — and help make it available to others.

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