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10-Day Vipassana Retreat April 2018

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10-Day Vipassana Retreat April 2018

10-Day Vipassana Meditation Retreat | April 14 to April 24, 2018 Mark your calendar for a 10-Day Vipassana retreat at the American Bodhi Center in Hempstead. TX, organized by the Texas Buddhist Association and the English Dharma Group, led by Venerable Gawesi. The retreat is conducted in English and has ONLY a limited number of seating available, registration is required on a first come first served basis. For more information see: http://tbaimg.blogspot.com/...

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Mindfulness Class | Jan 2018

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Mindfulness Class | Jan 2018

Introduction to Mindfulness for Urban Living Join the English Dharma Group for an introductory four weeks meditation class and receive instructions on Mindfulness Awareness and Meditation with weekly group practice and daily self exercises at home. Where: Jade Buddha Temple When: January 21 | January 28 | February 4 | February 11 Time: 8:30 am small group introduction and discussion | 9:00 am meditation practice Kick-Off Meeting:  January 14 Background: We live very busy and sometimes chaotic lives and at times wish there was a way to slow down and smell the roses. In the past twenty years,...

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Pilgrimage to Ladakh, India June 7–18, 2018

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Pilgrimage to Ladakh, India June 7–18, 2018

Dive deep into the ancient cultural heritage and Buddhist practice of Ladakh, India during a 10-day pilgrimage to the Himalayas next summer. From June 7-18, you’ll visit several monumental Tibetan Buddhist monasteries and receive daily teachings suited to both novice and seasoned practitioners from trip leader and Asian studies scholar, Jamyang Oliphant, PhD.   Under Oliphant’s expert guidance, you’ll learn about the Tibetan medicine tradition and even visit a Ladakhi oracle for a healing session. Other activities include cooking and conversation with monks and their...

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Walk With Me Film 12/10

Posted by on Nov 29, 2017 in News, Retreats & Events | Comments Off on Walk With Me Film 12/10

A wonderful film featuring Thich Nhat Hanh and the Plum Village monastic community will be privately screened in Houston at another date and location. Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch, “Walk With Me” takes us deep inside the world-famous monastery of Zen Buddhist master Thich Nhat Hanh and captures the life of a monastic community who have given up all their possessions for one common purpose – to practice the art of mindfulness. Take advantage of a new opportunity:Screening Information Where: Greenway Grand Place Stadium 24 & RPX  3839 Weslayan Street, Houston,...

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Free Buddhism and Meditation Summit Nov 13-16

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Free Buddhism and Meditation Summit Nov 13-16

Are you interested in deepening your understanding of meditation, then you’ll definitely want to check out this free upcoming online summit!   Our friends at Shambhala Mountain Center, along with 16 of today’s leading meditation teachers, philosophers, and psychologists have come together to offer a 4-Day free online meditation summit called “Reality” and it’s starting next week! Through this special event you’ll get free access to lessons on the traditional practice of meditation and helpful tools to apply the practices of meditation, inquiry, and...

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Bazaar Nov 18, 2017

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Bazaar Nov 18, 2017

Texas Buddhist Association at Jade Buddha Temple Present “Annual Bazaar” @ 10:00 am on Saturday, November 18, 2017 Please join us in celebrating our biggest fundraiser event, a lively day filled with joy for the whole family. Fun for all Ages Cultural Extravaganza International Food Stalls Multi-Language Karaoke  Face painting Used Household Items & Gift Booths One of the highlights is our Raffle with a chance to win attractive prizes, such as $1,000 Cash, Apple iPhone, Camera Drone, Vitamix Blender, Apple iPad, Fitbit Fitness Band & more! Raffle tickets can be purchased for $5 each...

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