Programs

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Weekly Classes

Our weekly classes are ongoing, drop in classes that are open to everyone. There is no registration required and they are offered by donation only. We have cushions and chairs and there is no need to bring anything.Unless otherwise noted, these classes are open to all levels of practitioner.
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Half Day Programs

Half day programs are offered in a morning or afternoon and will cover a particular topic or offer an extended practice period. Specific details are available by clicking on the individual half day.
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Day Long Programs

Day long programs and workshops are offered by a variety of teachers on a variety of topics. These allow the student to have a more in-depth look a particular subject and experience a longer practice time than a weekly class session. Specific details are available by clicking on the individual daylong.

Upcoming Events

Santa Monica Center

  • May
    20 Sun

    Exploring the Buddha’s Teachings on Community: A Six Month Journey

    May 20 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm PDT
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  • May
    20 Sun

    Teen Meditation Group

    May 20 @ 5:45 pm - 7:00 pm PDT
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  • May
    21 Mon

    Morning Sit

    May 21 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am PDT
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  • May
    21 Mon

    Mike Zittel – Meditation and Dharma Talk SM

    May 21 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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  • May
    23 Wed

    Community Meditation

    May 23 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm PDT
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  • May
    23 Wed

    Groundless Meditation Crew

    May 23 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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Melrose Center

  • May
    20 Sun

    JoAnna Hardy – Meditation and Dharma Talk

    May 20 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm PDT
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  • May
    20 Sun

    LGBTQ Group

    May 20 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm PDT
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  • May
    20 Sun

    Just Sit- Meditation

    May 20 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm PDT
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  • May
    21 Mon

    Morning Meditation

    May 21 @ 6:00 am - 6:50 am PDT
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  • May
    21 Mon

    Silent Meditation

    May 21 @ 7:00 am - 7:45 am PDT
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  • May
    21 Mon

    The End of Craving

    May 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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San Francisco Center

  • May
    20 Sun

    Getting on board for liberation with the aloka vihara nuns

    May 20 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm PDT
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  • May
    20 Sun

    Refuge Recovery

    May 20 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm PDT
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  • May
    20 Sun

    Words of the Buddha with Michael Owens

    May 20 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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  • May
    21 Mon

    Morning Silent Meditation

    May 21 @ 7:30 am - 8:15 am PDT
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  • May
    21 Mon

    Yoga with Tanja Palmers

    May 21 @ 5:30 pm - 6:45 pm PDT
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  • May
    21 Mon

    Monday Meditation and Dharma Talk with Matthew Brensilver

    May 21 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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Visit our Centers

Melrose

4300 Melrose Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90029
323.665.4300

Santa Monica

1001a Colorado Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 90401
323.665.4300

San Francisco

2701 Folsom St.,
San Francisco, CA 94110
415.695.2864

Other Centers and Communities

Seattle

5639 California Ave SW
Seattle, WA 98139

Nashville

3816 Charlotte Ave
Nashville, TN 37209
423.400.0977

Boston

1120 Massachusetts Ave.
Cambridge, MA 02138
603-344-5459