Posts by MBarlow

Commemoration of the Birth of Shakyamuni Buddha

On Saturday April 7th @ 11:00 AM we will celebrate the birth of Shakyamuni Buddha.  In Japan this celebration is called “Ohanamatsuri” or flower festival.  On this occasion we offer flowers and bathe the birth statue of the Buddha with tea. Please bring flowers to offer to the altar and a vegetarian dish to share…

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Monthly Dharma Series with Daishin McCabe. Our next talk TBA

On Sunday, November 5th  at 7:00 PM, Daishin McCabe will offer our next  lecture on the Anapanasati Sutra (the “Sutra of Mindfulness of Breathing”). The Anapanasati Sutta, is a”very practical, grounding and body-based sutra.”  Daishin will share his experience studying this text with Thich Nhat Hanh during his time of residency at Plum Village. We…

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