For a schedule of upcoming livestreams, online retreats, and virtual teachings from monastics, see the calendar below. Though we try to keep listings up-to-date, there is variability and visitors are encouraged to check the linked site to confirm details. To tell us of an out-of-date or unlisted offering, please email fourthmessengereditoria[email protected]. We would like to acknowledge Celia Ortiz and Carson Furry for their invaluable work searching out new events and updating current ones. Their gift of time and attention helps others find the Dhamma. 

To see events for a given day, click on the date.  To search for a specific monastery, location, or type of offering, use the drop-down menu. While the venue’s time is listed in the title, and fourthmessenger.org site’s time, Pacific, is listed in small text above, clicking on the event will display the event in your location’s time zone. Welcome!

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BSWA | Sat. Afternoon Meditation (3 pm GMT+8, AU)
12:00 am - 1:00 am

Join the monastics of the Buddhist Society of Western Australia each Saturday afternoon for a YouTube livestream. Sessions feature a group meditation session. (Perth, AU)

This guided meditation session is for those who have some experience in meditation. This is live streamed via our YouTube channel.

BSWA Livestream Ev

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
3:00 am - 4:00 am
Ajahn Anan | Evening Chanting & Dhamma Talk (7:00 pm GMT+7, TH)
5:00 am - 7:00 am
Join Ajahn Anan, abbot of Wat Marp Jan, and the monastery community every evening on Zoom.  Pūjā sessions feature chanting, meditation, and a Dhamma talk. (Rayong, TH)
Chanting Book

Wat Marp Jan Website

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
8:00 am - 10:00 am
Amaravati Monastery | Sat. Afternoon Meditation Workshop (2:00 pm GMT or BST, UK)
6:00 am - 8:00 am
Join the Amaravati Community every Saturday afternoon for a YouTube Livestream. Sessions will feature a guided meditation, Dhamma reflection, and Q&A. (Hertfordshire, UK)

Amaravati Livestream Events

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Charlotte Buddhist Vihara | Sat. Afternoon Beginner’s Buddhism: An Introduction (2:00 – 4:00 pm ET, US)
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Join Ayya Sudhamma every Saturday afternoon on Zoom. The first Saturday of the month is specially dedicated to introducing Buddhism to those unfamiliar with its tenets or new to meditation (Charlotte, NC, US).
2:00-2:30 pm will be instructions & meditation.
2:45 pm is the teaching.

Charlotte Buddhist Vihara Events

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Ajahn Sucitto | Sat. Evening Puja, Meditation, and Dhamma Reflection (11:00 pm GMT or BST, UK)
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Join Ajahn Sucitto every Saturday evening for a puja, meditation, and Dhamma reflection via Zoom.  (Chithurst, UK)

Ajahn Sucitto’s Events

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
2
Amaravati Monastery | Sun. Morning Chanting, Refuges & Precepts (10:30 am GMT or BST, UK)
2:30 am - 2:50 am
Join the Amaravati Community every Sunday morning for a YouTube livestream. Pūjā sessions will include Paritta chanting, and a chance to take the Refuges and Five Precepts (Hertfordshire, UK).
Chanting Book 1
Chanting Book 2

Amaravati Livestream Events

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
5:30 am - 5:50 am
Ajahn Anan | Evening Chanting & Dhamma Talk (7:00 pm GMT+7, TH)
5:00 am - 7:00 am
Join Ajahn Anan, abbot of Wat Marp Jan, and the monastery community every evening on Zoom.  Pūjā sessions feature chanting, meditation, and a Dhamma talk. (Rayong, TH)
Chanting Book

Wat Marp Jan Website

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
8:00 am - 10:00 am
Dhammadharini Monastery | Sun. Morning Meditation and Q&A (9:30 am PST, US)
9:30 am - 10:30 am
Join the Dhammadharini community every Sunday morning on Zoom. Sessions will include meditation followed by a Q&A session. (Penngrove, CA, USA)
New and experienced meditators are welcome. We will start with direct guidance to begin the practice and allow time to experience the silence of meditation on your own. The
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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Clear Mountain | Sun. Morning Teaching with Q&A (10:00 am PT, US)
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Join the Clear Mountain community every Sunday morning at 10:00 am PT for a Dhamma Talk and brief Q&A with Venerable Nisabho, Ajahn Kovilo, or another monastic friend of Clear Mountain via YouTube Livestream. (Seattle, WA, USA)

 Clear Mountain Events

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Anukampa Bhikkhuni Project | 1st & 3rd Sun. Evening – Delving Deeply Into Dhamma (7:30 pm BST, UK)
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Join Ven. Canda every 1st and 3rd Sunday evening at 7:30 pm on Zoom. Sessions will feature a teaching and Q&A session (no meeting 16th May) (Oxford, UK).

Anukampa Events

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Dhammadharini Monastery | Sun. Afternoon Sutta Study (1:00 pm PT, US)
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Join the Dhammadharini community every Sunday afternoon on Zoom. Sessions will include the reading and study of early Buddhist texts. (Penngrove, CA, USA)
1:00pm. Meditation
1:20-2:30pm. Sutta reading and discussion

Dhammadharini Events

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
3
Ajahn Anan | Evening Chanting & Dhamma Talk (7:00 pm GMT+7, TH)
5:00 am - 7:00 am
Join Ajahn Anan, abbot of Wat Marp Jan, and the monastery community every evening on Zoom.  Pūjā sessions feature chanting, meditation, and a Dhamma talk. (Rayong, TH)
Chanting Book

Wat Marp Jan Website

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
8:00 am - 10:00 am
2021 Therigatha Festival | Celebrate the Wisdom of the Ancient Bhikkhunis (03 May – 16 May)
The Therīgāthā Festival is an international celebration of the Poems of the Elder Nuns, the world’s oldest collection of literature composed by women. From May 3 – 16, join events from Buddhist organisations around the world to discover the richness of these ancient women’s verses and support the living legacy
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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
4
2021 Therigatha Festival | Celebrate the Wisdom of the Ancient Bhikkhunis (03 May – 16 May)
The Therīgāthā Festival is an international celebration of the Poems of the Elder Nuns, the world’s oldest collection of literature composed by women. From May 3 – 16, join events from Buddhist organisations around the world to discover the richness of these ancient women’s verses and support the living legacy
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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
BSWA | Tues. Evening Teaching & Meditation (7:00 pm GMT+8, AU)
4:00 am - 5:30 am
Join the monastics of the Buddhist Society of Western Australia each Tuesday evening via Zoom. Sessions feature meditation and a Dhamma talk. (Perth, AU)

BSWA Livestream Events

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
7:00 am - 8:30 am
Ajahn Anan | Evening Chanting & Dhamma Talk (7:00 pm GMT+7, TH)
5:00 am - 7:00 am
Join Ajahn Anan, abbot of Wat Marp Jan, and the monastery community every evening on Zoom.  Pūjā sessions feature chanting, meditation, and a Dhamma talk. (Rayong, TH)
Chanting Book

Wat Marp Jan Website

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
8:00 am - 10:00 am
Charlotte Buddhist Vihara | Tues. Evening Meditation & Talk (6:00 pm ET, US)
3:00 pm - 4:15 pm
Join Ayya Sudhamma every Tuesday evening on Zoom. Sessions will feature meditation followed by a Dhamma talk
The first Tuesday of the month is specially dedicated to people unfamiliar with meditation. There will be instructions on meditation beforehand and/or clear guidance during the meditation, as well as a lecture on
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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
Pacific Hermitage | Tues. Evening Teaching with Q&A (6:30 pm PT, US)
6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
Join the Pacific Hermitage community every Tuesday evening for a YouTube Livestream. Sessions will include a teaching followed by a brief Q&A. (White Salmon, WA, USA)
You may submit questions in advance to [email protected]

Pacific Hermitage Livestream Events

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
9:30 pm - 10:15 pm
Dhammadharini Monastery | Tues. Evening Meditation & Teaching (7:00 pm PT, US)
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Join the Dhammadharini community every Tuesday evening on Zoom. Sessions include meditation followed by a teaching. (Penngrove, CA, USA).
7:00 pm Silent or brief guided Intro to meditation, arrival for all.
7:50 pm Dhamma Reflection (possible to ask a question at the end)
8:30pm Closing Chant

Dhammadharini Events

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
10:00 pm - 11:30 pm
5
2021 Therigatha Festival | Celebrate the Wisdom of the Ancient Bhikkhunis (03 May – 16 May)
The Therīgāthā Festival is an international celebration of the Poems of the Elder Nuns, the world’s oldest collection of literature composed by women. From May 3 – 16, join events from Buddhist organisations around the world to discover the richness of these ancient women’s verses and support the living legacy
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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
Empty Cloud Monastery | Wed. Morning Teaching with Q&A (8:00 am ET, US)
5:00 am - 6:00 am
Join the Empty Cloud Monastery community every Wednesday morning for a YouTube livestream. Sessions include meditation, study, and discussion. (West Orange, NJ, USA)

Empty Cloud Website

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
8:00 am - 9:00 am
Ajahn Anan | Evening Chanting & Dhamma Talk (7:00 pm GMT+7, TH)
5:00 am - 7:00 am
Join Ajahn Anan, abbot of Wat Marp Jan, and the monastery community every evening on Zoom.  Pūjā sessions feature chanting, meditation, and a Dhamma talk. (Rayong, TH)
Chanting Book

Wat Marp Jan Website

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
8:00 am - 10:00 am
Charlotte Buddhist Vihara | Wed. Morning Meditation with Q&A (10:30 am ET, US)
7:30 am - 8:45 am
Join Ayya Sudhamma every Wednesday morning on Zoom. Sessions will feature meditation followed by an optional Q&A. (Charlotte, NC, US).

Charlotte Buddhist Vihara Events

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
10:30 am - 11:45 am
Anukampa Bhikkhuni Project | Wed. Evening Pali Chanting & Blessings (5:30 pm BST, UK)
9:30 am - 10:00 am
Join Ven. Canda every Wed. evening on Zoom. Sessions will feature chanting an a sharing of blessings. (no meeting 19th May) (Oxford, UK).
This group is for those interested in learning some Pali chanting, such as the Karaniya Metta Sutta and more. At the beginning of each session we will call the names of people who w
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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
12:30 pm - 1:00 pm
Cittaviveka | Wed. Evening Guided Meditation (7:30 pm GMT or BST, UK)
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Join the Cittaviveka community every Wednesday evening for a YouTube Livestream. Sessions will feature a guided meditation. (Chithurst, UK)

Cittaviveka Livestream Events

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Empty Cloud Monastery | Online: Buddhist Protections with Tan Nisabho (2-Part Series) (7:30 pm ET, US)
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Join Tan Nisabho  and the Empty Cloud Monastery community this Wednesday evening for a YouTube livestream.
The Buddha acknowledged the danger that is a part of life and taught various means of protecting oneself. From his instructions on the Five Precepts, to the four Protective Meditations (Recollection of the Buddha
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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Karuna Vihara | Wed. Evening Meditation & Sutta Study (7:00 pm PT, US)
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join the Karuna Vihara community every Wednesday evening on Zoom. Sessions will include chanting, meditation and sutta study. (Boulder Creek, CA, USA).

Karuna Vihara Livestream Events

 

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Local Time:
May 18 - 19 2021 |
10:00 pm - 12:00 am
6
2021 Therigatha Festival | Celebrate the Wisdom of the Ancient Bhikkhunis (03 May – 16 May)
The Therīgāthā Festival is an international celebration of the Poems of the Elder Nuns, the world’s oldest collection of literature composed by women. From May 3 – 16, join events from Buddhist organisations around the world to discover the richness of these ancient women’s verses and support the living legacy
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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
Ajahn Anan | Evening Chanting & Dhamma Talk (7:00 pm GMT+7, TH)
5:00 am - 7:00 am
Join Ajahn Anan, abbot of Wat Marp Jan, and the monastery community every evening on Zoom.  Pūjā sessions feature chanting, meditation, and a Dhamma talk. (Rayong, TH)
Chanting Book

Wat Marp Jan Website

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
8:00 am - 10:00 am
Empty Cloud Monastery | Online: Sutta Study: Right View: MN9 with Tan Nisabho (8:00 am EST, US)
5:00 am - 6:00 am
Join Tan Nisabho and the Empty Cloud Monastery community this Thursday morning for a YouTube livestream.
Venerable Sāriputta gives a detailed explanation of right view, the first factor of the noble eightfold path. At the prompting of the other mendicants, he approaches the topic from a wide range of perspectives. You
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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
8:00 am - 9:00 am
Sravasti Abbey | Thurs. Morning Teachings (8:30 am PT, US)
8:30 am - 9:30 am
Join Ven. Chodron or a friend of the Sravasti Abbey community every Thursday morning for a Vimeo Livestream. Sessions will feature teachings dealing with seminal Buddhist texts, details of which may be found by clicking the link below. (Newport, WA, USA)

Sravasti Abbey Livestream Events

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Charlotte Buddhist Vihara | Thurs. Evening “Meditation for Awakening” (6:00 pm ET, US)
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Join Ayya Sudhamma every Thursday evening on Zoom. Sessions will feature basic instruction in meditation plus guidance how to use meditation for awakening (Charlotte, NC, US).

Charlotte Buddhist Vihara Events

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Empty Cloud Monastery | Thurs. Evening Teaching with Q&A (7:30 pm EST, US)
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Join the Empty Cloud Monastery community every Thursday evening for a YouTube livestream. Sessions include meditation, study, and discussion. (West Orange, NJ, USA)

Empty Cloud Website

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Empty Cloud Monastery | Online: Buddhist Protections with Tan Nisabho (2-Part Series) (7:30 pm ET, US)
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Join Tan Nisabho  and the Empty Cloud Monastery community this Wednesday evening for a YouTube livestream.
The Buddha acknowledged the danger that is a part of life and taught various means of protecting oneself. From his instructions on the Five Precepts, to the four Protective Meditations (Recollection of the Buddha
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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Aloka Vihara | Thursday Evening Sutta Contemplation (4:45 pm PT, US)
4:45 pm - 6:15 pm
On most Thursdays from 4:45 – 6:15 pm you are invited to join the nuns’ community for Sutta Contemplation in our library. This is a heart-based form of practice and no previous experience is needed.
During Covid we are hosting sutta contemplation via zoom. If you are interested in joining please contact us to reque
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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
7:45 pm - 9:15 pm
7
2021 Therigatha Festival | Celebrate the Wisdom of the Ancient Bhikkhunis (03 May – 16 May)
The Therīgāthā Festival is an international celebration of the Poems of the Elder Nuns, the world’s oldest collection of literature composed by women. From May 3 – 16, join events from Buddhist organisations around the world to discover the richness of these ancient women’s verses and support the living legacy
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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
Lokanta Vihara | Regular Friday Night Teachings “Monks in Cyberspace” (7:00 pm – 8:00 pm, GMT+10, AU)
2:00 am - 3:00 am
Join Bhante Sujato and Bhante Akāliko, at Lokanta Vihara, the “Monastery at the End of the World”, for a Regular Friday Night Teachings Online. Schedule:
  • Chanting (5mins)
  • Meditation (15mins)
  • Discourse (20mins)
  • Discussion (20mins)
717 Chanting Book

Lokanta Vihara’s Events

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
5:00 am - 6:00 am
BSWA | Fri. Night Dhamma Talk (7:30 pm GMT+8, AU)
4:30 am - 6:00 am
Join the monastics of the Buddhist Society of Western Australia each Friday evening for a YouTube livestream. Sessions feature meditation and a Dhamma talk. (Perth, AU)

BSWA Livestream Events

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
7:30 am - 9:00 am
Ajahn Anan | Evening Chanting & Dhamma Talk (7:00 pm GMT+7, TH)
5:00 am - 7:00 am
Join Ajahn Anan, abbot of Wat Marp Jan, and the monastery community every evening on Zoom.  Pūjā sessions feature chanting, meditation, and a Dhamma talk. (Rayong, TH)
Chanting Book

Wat Marp Jan Website

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
8:00 am - 10:00 am
Empty Cloud Monastery | Fri. Morning Teaching with Q&A (8:00 am ET, US)
5:00 am - 6:00 am
Join the Empty Cloud Monastery community every Friday morning for a YouTube livestream. Sessions include meditation, study, and discussion. (West Orange, NJ, USA)

Empty Cloud Website

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
8:00 am - 9:00 am
Pacific Hermitage | Fri. Morning Teaching with Q&A (7:00 am PT, US)
7:00 am - 7:45 am
Join the Pacific Hermitage community every Friday morning for a YouTube Livestream. Sessions will include a teaching followed by a brief Q&A. (White Salmon, WA, USA)
You may submit questions in advance to [email protected]

Pacific Hermitage Livestream Events

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
10:00 am - 10:45 am
Tilorien Monastery | Monday, Wednesday & Friday Evening Meditation (6:00 pm – 7:00 pm, GMT+2, BE)
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Join Ven. Vimala and the Tilorien Monastery iSangha for one hour of chanting and meditation every Monday, Wednesday and Friday evening (Houffalize, Belgium).

 

Tilorien Chanting Book in PDF

Tilorien Monastery’s Events

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Amaravati Monastery | Online Weekend Retreat with Ajahn Candasiri (07 May – 09 May), UK
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Join Ajahn Candasiri for an Online Retreat between 07 – 09 May organized by the Amaravati Retreat Centre.
During 2021, the Amaravati Retreat Centre will be offering a programme of online retreats led by monks and nuns from the Thai Forest Tradition. These online retreats will try to preserve a similar format and
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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
1:00 pm - 3:00 am
Anukampa Bhikkhuni Project | Fri. Evening Social & Communal Harmony Sutta Discussion (7:15 pm BST, UK)
11:15 am - 12:30 pm
Join Ven. Canda every Friday evening on Zoom. Sessions will feature study of Buddhist suttas. (no meeting 21st May) (Oxford, UK).
This ongoing class is suitable for beginners to sutta study as well as those familiar with the teachings of the Buddha found in the Early Buddhist texts (Sutta Pitaka). Together, we will go
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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
2:15 pm - 3:30 pm
Empty Cloud Monastery | Fri. Evening Teaching with Q&A (7:30 pm ET, US)
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Join the Empty Cloud Monastery community every Friday evening for a YouTube livestream. Sessions include meditation, study, and discussion. (West Orange, NJ, USA)

Empty Cloud Website

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Amaravati Monastery | Online Weekend Retreat with Ajahn Candasiri (07 May – 09 May), UK
All Day
Join Ajahn Candasiri for an Online Retreat between 07 – 09 May organized by the Amaravati Retreat Centre.
During 2021, the Amaravati Retreat Centre will be offering a programme of online retreats led by monks and nuns from the Thai Forest Tradition. These online retreats will try to preserve a similar format and
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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
3:00 am - 3:00 am
2021 Therigatha Festival | Celebrate the Wisdom of the Ancient Bhikkhunis (03 May – 16 May)
The Therīgāthā Festival is an international celebration of the Poems of the Elder Nuns, the world’s oldest collection of literature composed by women. From May 3 – 16, join events from Buddhist organisations around the world to discover the richness of these ancient women’s verses and support the living legacy
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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
BSWA | Sat. Afternoon Meditation (3 pm GMT+8, AU)
12:00 am - 1:00 am

Join the monastics of the Buddhist Society of Western Australia each Saturday afternoon for a YouTube livestream. Sessions feature a group meditation session. (Perth, AU)

This guided meditation session is for those who have some experience in meditation. This is live streamed via our YouTube channel.

BSWA Livestream Ev

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
3:00 am - 4:00 am
Anukampa Bhikkhuni Project | 2nd & 4th Sat. Morning Guided Metta Meditation & Sharing (9:00 am GMT or BST, UK)
1:00 am - 2:00 am
Join Ven. Canda every 2nd and 4th Saturday morning on Zoom. Sessions will feature a teaching and sharing session (no meeting 22nd May) (Oxford, UK).

Anukampa Events

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
4:00 am - 5:00 am
Ajahn Anan | Evening Chanting & Dhamma Talk (7:00 pm GMT+7, TH)
5:00 am - 7:00 am
Join Ajahn Anan, abbot of Wat Marp Jan, and the monastery community every evening on Zoom.  Pūjā sessions feature chanting, meditation, and a Dhamma talk. (Rayong, TH)
Chanting Book

Wat Marp Jan Website

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
8:00 am - 10:00 am
Amaravati Monastery | Sat. Afternoon Meditation Workshop (2:00 pm GMT or BST, UK)
6:00 am - 8:00 am
Join the Amaravati Community every Saturday afternoon for a YouTube Livestream. Sessions will feature a guided meditation, Dhamma reflection, and Q&A. (Hertfordshire, UK)

Amaravati Livestream Events

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Karuna Vihara | Sat. “How Do I Apply Dhamma to This?” (9:00am PT, US)
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Meditation, dhamma reflection and discussion/Q&A

Karuna Vihara Livestream Events

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Charlotte Buddhist Vihara | 2nd-Saturday Serious 1-hour Meditation & Sutta Study (2:00 – 5:00 pm ET, US)
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Join Ayya Sudhamma every Saturday afternoon on Zoom. Sessions will feature one hour of meditation followed by studying the Buddha’s words (Sutta Pitaka). This is a silent, unguided meditation.
Schedule:
-60 minutes sitting meditation
-Tea break
-Sutta study
(Charlotte, NC, US).

Charlotte Buddhist Vihara Events

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Ajahn Sucitto | Sat. Evening Puja, Meditation, and Dhamma Reflection (11:00 pm GMT or BST, UK)
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Join Ajahn Sucitto every Saturday evening for a puja, meditation, and Dhamma reflection via Zoom.  (Chithurst, UK)

Ajahn Sucitto’s Events

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Amaravati Monastery | Online Weekend Retreat with Ajahn Candasiri (07 May – 09 May), UK
12:00 am - 9:30 am
Join Ajahn Candasiri for an Online Retreat between 07 – 09 May organized by the Amaravati Retreat Centre.
During 2021, the Amaravati Retreat Centre will be offering a programme of online retreats led by monks and nuns from the Thai Forest Tradition. These online retreats will try to preserve a similar format and
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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
3:00 am - 12:30 pm
2021 Therigatha Festival | Celebrate the Wisdom of the Ancient Bhikkhunis (03 May – 16 May)
The Therīgāthā Festival is an international celebration of the Poems of the Elder Nuns, the world’s oldest collection of literature composed by women. From May 3 – 16, join events from Buddhist organisations around the world to discover the richness of these ancient women’s verses and support the living legacy
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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
Anukampa Bhikkhuni Project | “Beautifying The Mind” Online Day Retreat (10:00am-5:00pm BST, UK)
2:00 am - 9:00 am
Join Ven. Canda for an online day retreat will explore wise ways of using thought and perception in daily life to beautify and uplift the heart. The day will be gentle and include periods of sitting and walking meditation, Dhamma reflections and an opportunity for Q&A (Bristol, UK).

Anukampa Events

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
5:00 am - 12:00 pm
Amaravati Monastery | Sun. Morning Chanting, Refuges & Precepts (10:30 am GMT or BST, UK)
2:30 am - 2:50 am
Join the Amaravati Community every Sunday morning for a YouTube livestream. Pūjā sessions will include Paritta chanting, and a chance to take the Refuges and Five Precepts (Hertfordshire, UK).
Chanting Book 1
Chanting Book 2

Amaravati Livestream Events

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
5:30 am - 5:50 am
Ajahn Anan | Evening Chanting & Dhamma Talk (7:00 pm GMT+7, TH)
5:00 am - 7:00 am
Join Ajahn Anan, abbot of Wat Marp Jan, and the monastery community every evening on Zoom.  Pūjā sessions feature chanting, meditation, and a Dhamma talk. (Rayong, TH)
Chanting Book

Wat Marp Jan Website

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
8:00 am - 10:00 am
Dhammadharini Monastery | Sun. Morning Meditation and Q&A (9:30 am PST, US)
9:30 am - 10:30 am
Join the Dhammadharini community every Sunday morning on Zoom. Sessions will include meditation followed by a Q&A session. (Penngrove, CA, USA)
New and experienced meditators are welcome. We will start with direct guidance to begin the practice and allow time to experience the silence of meditation on your own. The
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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Clear Mountain | Sun. Morning Teaching with Q&A (10:00 am PT, US)
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Join the Clear Mountain community every Sunday morning at 10:00 am PT for a Dhamma Talk and brief Q&A with Venerable Nisabho, Ajahn Kovilo, or another monastic friend of Clear Mountain via YouTube Livestream. (Seattle, WA, USA)

 Clear Mountain Events

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Dhammadharini Monastery | Sun. Afternoon Sutta Study (1:00 pm PT, US)
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Join the Dhammadharini community every Sunday afternoon on Zoom. Sessions will include the reading and study of early Buddhist texts. (Penngrove, CA, USA)
1:00pm. Meditation
1:20-2:30pm. Sutta reading and discussion

Dhammadharini Events

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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2021 Therigatha Festival | Celebrate the Wisdom of the Ancient Bhikkhunis (03 May – 16 May)
The Therīgāthā Festival is an international celebration of the Poems of the Elder Nuns, the world’s oldest collection of literature composed by women. From May 3 – 16, join events from Buddhist organisations around the world to discover the richness of these ancient women’s verses and support the living legacy
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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
Ajahn Anan | Evening Chanting & Dhamma Talk (7:00 pm GMT+7, TH)
5:00 am - 7:00 am
Join Ajahn Anan, abbot of Wat Marp Jan, and the monastery community every evening on Zoom.  Pūjā sessions feature chanting, meditation, and a Dhamma talk. (Rayong, TH)
Chanting Book

Wat Marp Jan Website

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
8:00 am - 10:00 am
Ajahn Amaro | Wisdom Talks “Radiant Mind-Overcoming Shadows of Fear” (2:00 pm BST, UK)
6:00 am
Join Ajahn Amaro for a Wisdom talk on the auspicious occasion of Vesak, organized by Dharma College.

Dharma College’s Events

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
9:00 am
Tilorien Monastery | Monday, Wednesday & Friday Evening Meditation (6:00 pm – 7:00 pm, GMT+2, BE)
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Join Ven. Vimala and the Tilorien Monastery iSangha for one hour of chanting and meditation every Monday, Wednesday and Friday evening (Houffalize, Belgium).

 

Tilorien Chanting Book in PDF

Tilorien Monastery’s Events

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Clear Mountain | Mon. Evening Q&A (6:30 pm PT, US)
6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
Join the Clear Mountain community every Monday evening at 6:30 pm PT for a Q&A with Venerable Nisabho, Ajahn Kovilo, or another monastic friend of Clear Mountain via YouTube Livestream. (Seattle, WA, USA)

 Clear Mountain Events

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
9:30 pm - 10:15 pm
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2021 Therigatha Festival | Celebrate the Wisdom of the Ancient Bhikkhunis (03 May – 16 May)
The Therīgāthā Festival is an international celebration of the Poems of the Elder Nuns, the world’s oldest collection of literature composed by women. From May 3 – 16, join events from Buddhist organisations around the world to discover the richness of these ancient women’s verses and support the living legacy
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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
BSWA | Tues. Evening Teaching & Meditation (7:00 pm GMT+8, AU)
4:00 am - 5:30 am
Join the monastics of the Buddhist Society of Western Australia each Tuesday evening via Zoom. Sessions feature meditation and a Dhamma talk. (Perth, AU)

BSWA Livestream Events

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
7:00 am - 8:30 am
Ajahn Anan | Evening Chanting & Dhamma Talk (7:00 pm GMT+7, TH)
5:00 am - 7:00 am
Join Ajahn Anan, abbot of Wat Marp Jan, and the monastery community every evening on Zoom.  Pūjā sessions feature chanting, meditation, and a Dhamma talk. (Rayong, TH)
Chanting Book

Wat Marp Jan Website

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
8:00 am - 10:00 am
Ven. Bhikkhu Bodhi | Wisdom Talks “The Wondrous Manifestation of the Tathagata” (9:30 am ET, US)
6:30 am
Join Ven. Bhikkhu Bodhi for a Wisdom talk on the auspicious occasion of Vesak, organized by Dharma College.

Dharma College’s Events

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
9:30 am
Charlotte Buddhist Vihara | Tues. Evening Meditation & Talk (6:00 pm ET, US)
3:00 pm - 4:15 pm
Join Ayya Sudhamma every Tuesday evening on Zoom. Sessions will feature meditation followed by a Dhamma talk
The first Tuesday of the month is specially dedicated to people unfamiliar with meditation. There will be instructions on meditation beforehand and/or clear guidance during the meditation, as well as a lecture on
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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
Pacific Hermitage | Tues. Evening Teaching with Q&A (6:30 pm PT, US)
6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
Join the Pacific Hermitage community every Tuesday evening for a YouTube Livestream. Sessions will include a teaching followed by a brief Q&A. (White Salmon, WA, USA)
You may submit questions in advance to [email protected]

Pacific Hermitage Livestream Events

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
9:30 pm - 10:15 pm
Dhammadharini Monastery | Tues. Evening Meditation & Teaching (7:00 pm PT, US)
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Join the Dhammadharini community every Tuesday evening on Zoom. Sessions include meditation followed by a teaching. (Penngrove, CA, USA).
7:00 pm Silent or brief guided Intro to meditation, arrival for all.
7:50 pm Dhamma Reflection (possible to ask a question at the end)
8:30pm Closing Chant

Dhammadharini Events

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
10:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12
2021 Therigatha Festival | Celebrate the Wisdom of the Ancient Bhikkhunis (03 May – 16 May)
The Therīgāthā Festival is an international celebration of the Poems of the Elder Nuns, the world’s oldest collection of literature composed by women. From May 3 – 16, join events from Buddhist organisations around the world to discover the richness of these ancient women’s verses and support the living legacy
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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
Empty Cloud Monastery | Wed. Morning Teaching with Q&A (8:00 am ET, US)
5:00 am - 6:00 am
Join the Empty Cloud Monastery community every Wednesday morning for a YouTube livestream. Sessions include meditation, study, and discussion. (West Orange, NJ, USA)

Empty Cloud Website

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
8:00 am - 9:00 am
Ajahn Anan | Evening Chanting & Dhamma Talk (7:00 pm GMT+7, TH)
5:00 am - 7:00 am
Join Ajahn Anan, abbot of Wat Marp Jan, and the monastery community every evening on Zoom.  Pūjā sessions feature chanting, meditation, and a Dhamma talk. (Rayong, TH)
Chanting Book

Wat Marp Jan Website

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
8:00 am - 10:00 am
Ajahn Achalo | 2nd-Wednesday Zoom Meeting (7:15 pm, TH)
5:15 am

Join Ajahn Achalo, the Abbot of Anandagiri Forest Monastery in Thailand, every second Wednesday on Zoom.

[Click here to join], Meeting ID: 898 022 5756, Password: 123456

Ajahn Achalo’s Livestream Recordings

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
8:15 am
Charlotte Buddhist Vihara | Wed. Morning Meditation with Q&A (10:30 am ET, US)
7:30 am - 8:45 am
Join Ayya Sudhamma every Wednesday morning on Zoom. Sessions will feature meditation followed by an optional Q&A. (Charlotte, NC, US).

Charlotte Buddhist Vihara Events

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
10:30 am - 11:45 am
Tilorien Monastery | Monday, Wednesday & Friday Evening Meditation (6:00 pm – 7:00 pm, GMT+2, BE)
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Join Ven. Vimala and the Tilorien Monastery iSangha for one hour of chanting and meditation every Monday, Wednesday and Friday evening (Houffalize, Belgium).

 

Tilorien Chanting Book in PDF

Tilorien Monastery’s Events

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Anukampa Bhikkhuni Project | Wed. Evening Pali Chanting & Blessings (5:30 pm BST, UK)
9:30 am - 10:00 am
Join Ven. Canda every Wed. evening on Zoom. Sessions will feature chanting an a sharing of blessings. (no meeting 19th May) (Oxford, UK).
This group is for those interested in learning some Pali chanting, such as the Karaniya Metta Sutta and more. At the beginning of each session we will call the names of people who w
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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
12:30 pm - 1:00 pm
Cittaviveka | Wed. Evening Guided Meditation (7:30 pm GMT or BST, UK)
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Join the Cittaviveka community every Wednesday evening for a YouTube Livestream. Sessions will feature a guided meditation. (Chithurst, UK)

Cittaviveka Livestream Events

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Empty Cloud Monastery | Wed. Evening Teaching with Q&A (7:30 pm ET, US)
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Join the Empty Cloud Monastery community every Wednesday evening for a YouTube livestream. Sessions include meditation, study, and discussion (West Orange, NJ, USA).

Empty Cloud Website

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Aloka Vihara | Monthly Teaching with Aloka Vihara Nuns (6:30pm PT, US)
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Lightly guided meditation and teaching with Aloka Vihara Bhikkhunis, with Sierra Insight Sangha
The first Wednesday of every month.

Aloka Vihara Monthly Teaching

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
9:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Karuna Vihara | Wed. Evening Meditation & Sutta Study (7:00 pm PT, US)
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join the Karuna Vihara community every Wednesday evening on Zoom. Sessions will include chanting, meditation and sutta study. (Boulder Creek, CA, USA).

Karuna Vihara Livestream Events

 

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Local Time:
May 18 - 19 2021 |
10:00 pm - 12:00 am
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2021 Therigatha Festival | Celebrate the Wisdom of the Ancient Bhikkhunis (03 May – 16 May)
The Therīgāthā Festival is an international celebration of the Poems of the Elder Nuns, the world’s oldest collection of literature composed by women. From May 3 – 16, join events from Buddhist organisations around the world to discover the richness of these ancient women’s verses and support the living legacy
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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
Ajahn Anan | Evening Chanting & Dhamma Talk (7:00 pm GMT+7, TH)
5:00 am - 7:00 am
Join Ajahn Anan, abbot of Wat Marp Jan, and the monastery community every evening on Zoom.  Pūjā sessions feature chanting, meditation, and a Dhamma talk. (Rayong, TH)
Chanting Book

Wat Marp Jan Website

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
8:00 am - 10:00 am
Empty Cloud Monastery | Thurs. Morning Teaching with Q&A (8:00 am EST, US)
5:00 am - 6:00 am
Join the Empty Cloud Monastery community every Thursday morning for a YouTube livestream. Sessions include meditation, study, and discussion. (West Orange, NJ, USA)

Empty Cloud Website

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
8:00 am - 9:00 am
Sravasti Abbey | Thurs. Morning Teachings (8:30 am PT, US)
8:30 am - 9:30 am
Join Ven. Chodron or a friend of the Sravasti Abbey community every Thursday morning for a Vimeo Livestream. Sessions will feature teachings dealing with seminal Buddhist texts, details of which may be found by clicking the link below. (Newport, WA, USA)

Sravasti Abbey Livestream Events

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Charlotte Buddhist Vihara | Thurs. Evening “Meditation for Awakening” (6:00 pm ET, US)
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Join Ayya Sudhamma every Thursday evening on Zoom. Sessions will feature basic instruction in meditation plus guidance how to use meditation for awakening (Charlotte, NC, US).

Charlotte Buddhist Vihara Events

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Empty Cloud Monastery | Thurs. Evening Teaching with Q&A (7:30 pm EST, US)
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Join the Empty Cloud Monastery community every Thursday evening for a YouTube livestream. Sessions include meditation, study, and discussion. (West Orange, NJ, USA)

Empty Cloud Website

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Aloka Vihara | Thursday Evening Sutta Contemplation (4:45 pm PT, US)
4:45 pm - 6:15 pm
On most Thursdays from 4:45 – 6:15 pm you are invited to join the nuns’ community for Sutta Contemplation in our library. This is a heart-based form of practice and no previous experience is needed.
During Covid we are hosting sutta contemplation via zoom. If you are interested in joining please contact us to reque
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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
7:45 pm - 9:15 pm
Ajahn Amaro | Online Meditation Retreat “Die Before You Die” (14 May – 16 May) BST, UK
10:30 pm - 12:00 am
Join Ajahn Amaro for an Online Meditation Retreat between 14 – 16 May organized by Bandar Utama Buddhist Society and BuddhaDhamma Foundation, and supported by Uttama Bodhi Buddhist Society. Open to all practitioners, the retreat will be an opportunity to practise meditation with reflections on the Buddhist path w
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Local Time:
May 19 2021 |
1:30 am - 3:00 am
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2021 Therigatha Festival | Celebrate the Wisdom of the Ancient Bhikkhunis (03 May – 16 May)
The Therīgāthā Festival is an international celebration of the Poems of the Elder Nuns, the world’s oldest collection of literature composed by women. From May 3 – 16, join events from Buddhist organisations around the world to discover the richness of these ancient women’s verses and support the living legacy
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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
Lokanta Vihara | Regular Friday Night Teachings “Monks in Cyberspace” (7:00 pm – 8:00 pm, GMT+10, AU)
2:00 am - 3:00 am
Join Bhante Sujato and Bhante Akāliko, at Lokanta Vihara, the “Monastery at the End of the World”, for a Regular Friday Night Teachings Online. Schedule:
  • Chanting (5mins)
  • Meditation (15mins)
  • Discourse (20mins)
  • Discussion (20mins)
717 Chanting Book

Lokanta Vihara’s Events

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
5:00 am - 6:00 am
BSWA | Fri. Night Dhamma Talk (7:30 pm GMT+8, AU)
4:30 am - 6:00 am
Join the monastics of the Buddhist Society of Western Australia each Friday evening for a YouTube livestream. Sessions feature meditation and a Dhamma talk. (Perth, AU)

BSWA Livestream Events

 

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Local Time:
May 18 2021 |
7:30 am - 9:00 am