Daily Meal Offering

Empty Cloud 29 Ridgeway Avenue, West Orange, NJ 07052, West Orange, NJ

Offer food to the Sangha and have lunch with other practitioners.Buddhist monastics have been relying entirely on the generosity of others since the time of the Buddha. Every Sunday at… Read More

Online: Dependent Origination with Ajahn Punnadhammo

Online Event

Investigating Dependent Origination In this series of talks, senior Thai Forest monk Ajahn Punnadhammo investigates in-depth Paṭicca-samuppāda (Dependent Origination). To learn more about Buddhist Insights: https://linktr.ee/buddhistinsights Tune in on www.youtube.com/c/buddhistinsights… Read More

Online: Monk Chat with Ajahn Pasanno

Join us for online meditation, Dhamma discussions, sutta studies, and more!Tune in with your questions and ask them real-time to the monastic Sangha! During this special Monk Chat edition, Ajahn… Read More

Alms Round (Pindapata) at West Orange Farmers’ Market

West Orange Farmers Market 80 Main Street, West Orange, NJ 07052, West Orange, NJ

Our resident monastics will be at West Orange Farmers' Market on pindapata, the Buddhist practice of collecting alms food from 9:30-10:15am.Buddhist monastics rely on the generosity of others. Pindapata is… Read More

Meditation on the Lawn

Empty Cloud 29 Ridgeway Avenue, West Orange, NJ 07052, West Orange, NJ

At 6 pm, gather safely in the lawn of Empty Cloud Monastery and practice meditation with Buddhist monks.The Buddha often encouraged practitioners to meditate outdoors, at the foot of a… Read More

Volunteer Day

Empty Cloud 29 Ridgeway Avenue, West Orange, NJ 07052, West Orange, NJ

Meet with other practitioners and help with chores at the monasteryCome for part of the day or the entire day to practice generosity, and meet other community members during our… Read More