Alms Round (Pindapata) at Montclair Farmers’ Market

Montclair Farmers Market 86 Walnut Street, Montclair, NJ 07042, Montclair, NJ

Our resident monastics will be at Montclair Farmers' Market on pindapata, the Buddhist practice of collecting alms food from 9am to 10:00am.Buddhist monastics rely on the generosity of others. Pindapata… Read More

Online: Shame and Guilt with Ayya Soma

Join us for online meditation, Dhamma discussions, sutta studies, and more!Is there a difference between Hirī-Ottapa and the concepts of Shame, Guilt, and dread? In this talk, Ayyā Somā will… Read More

Online: Monk Chat!

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!

Volunteer Gardening

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

Join us for an afternoon of gardening at Empty Cloud MonasteryWe have lots of outdoor work to do at the monastery to build our garden under the principles of sustainability… Read More

Online: Removing Resentment: AN9-30 with Ayya Soma

Join us for online meditation, Dhamma discussions, sutta studies, and more!In this Sutta the Buddha addresses nine ways of removing resentment. You can find the text here: https://suttacentral.net/an9.30/en/su...​