The Rime Center is offering a Zen style retreat online using Zoom. We will be observing noble silence throughout the retreat.
The Rime Center has reopened for all of our programs. Thanks to the generosity of St Mark Hope and Peace Lutheran Church, They have offered to host the Rime Center for our Sunday Services until we can get our meditation hall built. The Rime Center will continue hosting our Sunday Service online, using Zoom. Evening meditations will have in-person gatherings at the Rime Center’s location on Wayne Ave, but will continue to have Zoom offerings for our classes and programs. Continue reading
The Rime Center’s Rainbow Body Meditation Group is proud to sponsor a four week discussion on Trans Buddhist Voices. The class will be discussing the book Transcending, which brings together more than thirty contributors from both the Mahayana and Theravada traditions to present a vision for a truly trans inclusive Buddhist sangha in the twenty-first century. Read more…
Please join us online as we celebrate Losar, the Tibetan New Year. This new year is designated as the year of the Iron Ox. Ven. Geshe Thinley will be leading us in a special puja ceremony. Register in advance for this meeting.
The Rime Center’s Social Justice Committee will be having a planning session on Monday, January 25th at 6pm. This will be a Zoom event so please email Nicole if you would like to join. Please come with you ideas.
The Letter from Birmingham Jail 2021 Project will involve hundreds of individual religious leaders, community activists and dozens of groups from across the nation. The 3-week series of virtual gatherings (Webinars) will center on one of Dr. King’s greatest statements concerning racial justice in America. Find out more…
If we can practice bodhicitta, develop patience, and pacify all disharmony in our own home, then we have prepared the way leading to the development of limitless bodhicitta. If, on the other hand, we cannot maintain patience and harmony in our own home with our own family, then it is very unlikely that we will be able to do this with respect to all sentient beings, who are infinite in number. – Kalu Rinpoche