March 25, 2023 at 11am
The Rime Sangha will be meeting up at the Weston Bend State Park on Sunday July 18th at 6pm for a socially distant hike through the park. We will be hiking the West Ridge Trail. It is a 2.4 mile loop trail located near Weston, Missouri that features a river and… Read more.
March 5, 2023 @12:30pm
This class is for anyone who is contemplating on taking the refuge vows. The aim of this class is to provide the student with the understanding the what, why and how before making the commitment to take the refuge vows. Refuge & Pratimoksha Vows will be given on March 12th during the Sunday Service. Read more.
March 7, 2023
Join us for Chotrul Düchen, the ‘Festival of Miracles’. The Rime Center will be open during the day for you to come in and meditate at your own pace and time limit. Lama Matt will be offering the 24 hour Mahayana vows to those who wish to make special effort for the day. The vows will be given in-person at 6:30am. A special puja begins at 7:00 pm. The puja will be in-person and online using Zoom. Read more.
The Rime Center Board of Directors is looking for several sangha members to collaborate with the Board to develop the Rime Sangha Advisory Council. The intention is for the Rime Sangha Advisory Council to care for the harmony of the Rime Sangha. In the spirit of collaborative leadership, to represent the Sangha’s perspectives and suggestions regarding matters relevant to mission and culture of the Rime Center.
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Beginning February 4, 2023 @ 9am
Join us for the Rime Center’s Zen style retreat Saturday November 5th. We will follow the practice taught by visiting teacher, Karen Maezen Miller, with a brief instruction at the beginning of the meditation. This event will be in-person and online. Read more.
January 29, 2023 @ 1:30pm
A story sharing experience where all are equal and have uninterrupted opportunities to speak from the heart, while others listen from the heart, as the talking piece moves around the circle. The theme will be about the Building Blocks of Belonging. Read more…
Beginning February 4, 2023
In this four week class, lead by Soto Zen practitioners, we will learn the Zen style of meditation and explore the form and function of a traditional Zendo. Read more.
February 12, 2023 @10:30
The Rime Buddhist Center will be holding a Sangha town-hall meeting as part of the Sunday Service. There will be a potluck during the meeting. Please, bring a vegetarian dish to share. Read more…
February 21, 2023
Losar Tashi Delek! Happy Tibetan New Year!
Losar means New Year in Tibetan. It is the first day of the first month of the Tibetan lunar calendar. For Tibetans, Losar celebration is one the most festive periods of the year observed with a lot of religious, cultural and merrymaking events. Learn about some recommended practices that can be done for Losar. Read more.