Regular Schedule

Weekly ScheduleNatural Mind Dharma Center

Lineage Practices and Dharma Talk
Sunday, 8-9 am

Visualization/Mantra Practices and Shamatha Meditation
Wednesday, 7-8:30 pm

This is a time for group practices with an emphasis on shamatha meditation.

Ngondro Practice *
Saturday, 8-9 am
Ongoing support for those wishing to accomplish the Dudjom Tersar Ngondro.
*Note: Not for beginners. This practice requires previous experience and transmission of the Ngondro.

 

Monthly Schedule

Introduction to Buddhism and the Nyingma Lineage
First Monday of the month, 7 – 9 pm
This event is designed to introduce the format and practices of our lineage. It is helpful for newcomers and a refresher for long time attenders. This is also a time for questions and dialog regarding our center and Vajrayana Buddhism. This class repeats every month.

Dharma Book Study Group
Second and Fourth Monday of the month, 6:00 pm, seasonal TBA

 

Newcomers to the Center

Please come as you are!  We request that you remove your shoes upon entering, and that cell phones be turned off.  There are texts available to borrow, and you may find a seat anywhere that feels comfortable. There will be chanting/practice in phonetic Tibetan and in English and a brief period of meditation followed by a dharma talk by Michael. Follow along as you are comfortable.