2014 Truth of Happiness Retreat

The theme of our 2014 retreat was “The Truth of Happiness.” The first Dhamma talk was primarily focused on using the framework of the Eightfold Path to bring insight into our thoughts, words and deeds in relation to the Eightfold Path. Emphasis was placed on Right Speech and how being mindful of what is said to others and to ourselves will quickly show clinging and aversion.

2013 CRMC Summer Retreat

2013 CRMC Summer Retreat (Group Picture Below) The Buddha spoke to his cousin Ananda regarding the importance of friends (the Sangha) in relation to living a spiritual or holy life: I have heard that on one occasion the Blessed One was living among the Sakyans. Now...