Retreats & Events

Walk With Me-Film Thich Nhat Hanh

Posted by on Aug 17, 2017 in News, Retreats & Events | Comments Off on Walk With Me-Film Thich Nhat Hanh

Walk With Me-Film Thich Nhat Hanh

A wonderful film featuring Thich Nhat Hanh and the Plum Village monastic community will be privately screened in Houston for a limited time, and you are invited to be part of this mindfulness community event! (more important info below)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. The first screening at the 14 Pews is sold out. UPDATE 9/12/17: The...

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Joy of Living Retreat – Calming the Mind

Posted by on Aug 5, 2017 in News, Retreats & Events | Comments Off on Joy of Living Retreat – Calming the Mind

Joy of Living Retreat – Calming the Mind

    Tergar Houston is a small Buddhist community in Houston, following  Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche. They are offering a beautiful workshop this Fall.   Calming the Mind Joy of Living Meditation Workshop With Senior Tergar Instructor Myoshin Kelley Houston, Texas USA Date(s): Friday, September 29, 2017 7:00 – 9:00 pm; Saturday, September 30 and Sunday, October 1, 2017 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Location: Dominican Sister’s of Houston.   In this weekend meditation workshop, we will learn how cultivating awareness can help create a peaceful mind and joyful heart. The...

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Deep Listening Circle Houston

Posted by on Jun 26, 2017 in News, Retreats & Events | Comments Off on Deep Listening Circle Houston

Deep Listening Circle Houston

  Join a free “Deep Listening Circle” as part of the nationwide Healing Circle program twice a month at the Jung Center on Montrose. The open group engages in a mindful practice of deep listening by exploring how to attend to layers of thought, emotion, memory and image and how to make possible more direct and meaningful connections.  Click here for more information. Deep Listening Circle Meets on a Thursday, twice a month from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm...

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Mindful Relationship Free Online Summit

Posted by on Apr 27, 2017 in News, Retreats & Events | Comments Off on Mindful Relationship Free Online Summit

Mindful Relationship Free Online Summit

Learn how to create more loving, passionate, honest, and resilient relationships. The free 5-Day online summit begins May 17th. Each day you have access to various interviews and presentations on the topic of the day, and you can watch the videos for free for 48 hours. The Mindful Relationship Free Online Summit May 17-21 Relationships are hard (and incredibly rewarding). Finally, some relationship advice that’s genuinely helpful! Join this free online summit and learn what top psychologists, relationship experts, and mindfulness teachers have to say about modern relationships,...

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Compassionate Houston Week

Posted by on Mar 29, 2017 in News, Retreats & Events | Comments Off on Compassionate Houston Week

Compassionate Houston Week

Compassion Houston Week | April 22-29, 2017   A week-long celebration to highlight and grow Houston’s compassionate culture with workshops, service projects, festival booths, and creative ideas for cultivating compassion. The English Dharma group is honored to participate this year with a one hour metta meditation workshop and practice on April 23 in Kwan Yin Hall. Click here for more information. Kick-off festival at the new Levy Park with family friendly life performances and activities on Saturday, April 22 Workshops offered by various organizations throughout the...

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Summer Camp July 1-4

Posted by on Mar 28, 2017 in News, Retreats & Events | Comments Off on Summer Camp July 1-4

Summer Camp July 1-4

Summer Camp at the American Bodhi Center (ABC)   Mark your calendar for the American Bodhi Center 2017 Buddhist Youth Camp (2017 BYC) in July. This year’s theme is Compassion. Expect a week of fun activities on the beautiful grounds of ABC in Hempstead, TX, an hour north of Houston. Camp counselors, teachers, and volunteers put together a great program around the topic with team building activities, water balloon fights, friendship party, Hip Hop dancing, Buddhism classes, Arts&Crafts and more. The camp targets kids and teens from 11 to 18 years. For more information see BYC...

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