26th Western Buddhist Monastic Gathering
at Deer Park Monastery in Escondido, California
October 19 to 23, 2020
Theme: Wisdom for the future ~
Transforming challenges with joy and courage ~
Sangha as a guide ~
Carrying the light forward...
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Photo essay posted by Sravasti Abbey:
I'm busy working on my blog posts. Watch this space!
April 24, 2019
Ven Thubten Chodron, the Abbess of Sravasti Abbey in Newport, Washington, talks about her experience at the 19th Annual Western Buddhist Monastic Gathering.
December 7, 2013
October 30, 2013
By: Amma Thanasanti Bhikkhuni
Friday was the culmination of the 19th consecutive Western Buddhist monastic gathering. I share with you some snapshots of who came and what we did so you too can benefit from our gathering.
To give you a sense...
November 6, 2013
Are you for real?
When I had been a nun only one year, I was staying with some friends over Halloween in Newcastle – a mining town in the north of England. Feeling a little mischievous, I asked my hosts if I could play with the kids who knocked on the...
May 28, 2012
Sravasti Abbey's report on the 18th Western Buddhist Monastic Gathering of 2012, at this link:
Ven. Thubten Chodron Talks About the 19th Monastic Gathering
19th Western Buddhist Monastic Gathering
18th WBMG (2012)
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