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  • Investigating the Elements with Cator Shachoy and Sakula - Fri, Sat, Sun, - September 1st - 3rd

    Earth, water, fire, air, space & consciousness are contemplation prescribed by the Buddha. We'll use meditation and mindful movement to cultivate awareness.

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  • New Monday Night Meditation

    Beginning Monday, June 19th, PFoD is offering a new evening of meditation and reflections led by Jessica Swanson.

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  • Pacific Hermitage monastic visits

    Friday casual tea, meditation and reflections. Saturday alms round and meal offering. More info below

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Three Day Retreat over Labor Day Weekend, New Monday Night Offering, Ajahn Sudanto visits every Third Friday/Saturday

Investigating the Elements - with Cator Shachoy and Sakula

Friday, September 1st - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Saturday, September 2nd - 9:00am - 4:00pm (potluck lunch)

Sunday Sila, September 3rd - 10:00am - 11:30am

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Reflections - led by Jessica Swanson

Beginning Monday, June 19th - 7:00 - 9:00pm

This evening's format will include one hour of sitting and walking meditation. We'll also have time to share about practice and ask questions. Several times a year, we will reflect on specific themes for an extended period of time. On the fourth Monday of each month, we'll offer instruction for beginners at 6:00pm, one hour before the regular meditation.


Ajahn Sudanto and Guests of the Pacific Hermitage to Visit for Tea, Teachings and Meal Offerings

Weekend visits to take place on the third Friday of July, August, September, October and November

Friday evenings: 5:30 - 6:45 - Tea and Casual Conversation and 7:00 - 9:00, Meditation and Reflections

Saturday Morning 10:30 - 1:00:  Alms round from 50th and Hawthorne to the center (on 25th) Meal offering at the center at 11:00, doors open at 10:30.