2021 Celebration/Fundraiser with Luang Por Pasanno – 7. Monastic Closing Words, Blessing Chant & Group Sharing of the Blessings July 18 2021 081
Luang Por Pasanno and Ajahn Karunadhammo reflect on what it means to have a place to gather as a community with spiritual friends. They offer a special blessing chant for this special occasion.
2021 Celebration/Fundraiser with Luang Por Pasanno – 2. LP Pasanno – Internal & External Conditions for the Arising of Right View July 18 2021 076
Luang Por Pasanno addresses those present and on Zoom for the Annual Celebration on creating the conditions for wise reflection (yoniso manasikara), skillful reflection, skillful attention, drawing close to good friends, and creating community.
Tom and Julie share the life challenge that brought them to seek Buddhism and choose Portland Friends of the Dhamma as their resource and refuge.
Matt shares how he connects with Portland Friends of the Dhamma even after he moved out of state.
Katharine shares how she came to Buddhism after a long search and how her connections through Portland Friends of the Dhamma helped her after the birth of her son.
In this episode Jim shares with us his wife’s encouragement to start meditation and how he engages with Portland Friends of the Dhamma now that she is gone.