Day of Mindfulness 2015: Practice Schedule

Whether arriving late or departing early, please enter and exit the temple with mindfulness–observing noble silence and, if possible, arriving/departing during the transition periods between practices. 9:30 am Reception 9:45 am Orientation to Meditation 10:15 am Sitting Meditation/Walking Meditation/Sitting Meditation 11:30 am Dharma Talk 12:30 pm Silent Meal Provided by the Vietnamese-American Buddhist Association of … More Day of Mindfulness 2015: Practice Schedule

Dharma Poem: My Dharma Body

I wear a coat of many colors transparent as a rainbow a big coat that fills the universe & keeps me warm. Here! You can have it. Dotted with stars sand along the waters’ edge mountains artfully displayed sewn from my teacher’s words the only clothes that fit. © June 8, 2014 Carolyn White

5 Mindfulness Trainings (5 Precepts)

Every fall, sanghas throughout Michigan recite, contemplate, and discuss the 5 Mindfulness Trainings in preparation for the annual Day of Mindfulness with our regional dharma teacher, Jack Lawlor. Follow the links highlighted above to learn more about the practice of receiving the trainings as lay Buddhist practitioners and LAMC’s special event. Related:    

Nov 8th Day of Mindfulness with Dharma Teacher Jack Lawlor

THE LANSING AREA MINDFULNESS COMMUNITY and THE VIETNAMESE-AMERICAN BUDDHIST ASSOCIATION OF LANSING (V.A.B.A.L.), Invite you to a DAY OF MINDFULNESS led by Dharma teacher Jack Lawlor in the tradition of Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh. We will enjoy sitting & walking meditation, chanting of the Heart Sutra, a group discussion & a Dharma Talk on … More Nov 8th Day of Mindfulness with Dharma Teacher Jack Lawlor