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

  • Aug
    17 Fri

    Living the Suttas

    August 17 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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  • Aug
    19 Sun

    Teen Meditation Group

    August 19 @ 5:45 pm - 7:00 pm PDT
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  • Aug
    20 Mon

    Meditation and Dharma Talk SM

    August 20 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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  • Aug
    22 Wed

    Community Meditation

    August 22 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm PDT
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  • Aug
    22 Wed

    Groundless Meditation Crew

    August 22 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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  • Aug
    24 Fri

    Living the Suttas

    August 24 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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Melrose Center

  • Aug
    17 Fri

    Morning Meditation

    August 17 @ 6:00 am - 6:50 am PDT
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  • Aug
    17 Fri

    Silent Meditation

    August 17 @ 7:00 am - 7:45 am PDT
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  • Aug
    17 Fri

    People of Color Group

    August 17 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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  • Aug
    18 Sat

    Silent Meditation

    August 18 @ 7:00 am - 7:45 am PDT
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  • Aug
    18 Sat

    Avoiding the Second Arrow

    August 18 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm PDT
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  • Aug
    18 Sat

    Saturday Sit with Mary

    August 18 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm PDT
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San Francisco Center

  • Aug
    17 Fri

    Friday Meditation and Dharma Talk with Vinny Ferraro and Matthew Brensilver

    August 17 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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  • Aug
    18 Sat

    Qsangha

    August 18 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm PDT
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  • Aug
    19 Sun

    Celebrating the Three Jewels: Awakening Truth and Community. A Meditation on the Buddha, Dharma and Sangha.

    August 19 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm PDT
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  • Aug
    19 Sun

    Getting on board for liberation with the aloka vihara nuns

    August 19 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm PDT
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  • Aug
    19 Sun

    Refuge Recovery

    August 19 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm PDT
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  • Aug
    19 Sun

    Words of the Buddha with Michael Owens

    August 19 @ 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

Boston

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