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TTS Annual Appeal Letter

Posted by on Dec 20, 2023 in Announcements | Comments Off on TTS Annual Appeal Letter

If we weren’t unanimous about keeping our lives so much in motion, if we could do nothing for once, perhaps a great silence would interrupt this sadness, this never under-standing ourselves and threatening ourselves with death. From the poem “Keeping Quiet” by Pablo Neruda December 2023 Hello TTS members and friends, Recently I have been struggling with how to respond to the suffering and misery coming about from current wars being waged around the world. What can I do to reduce the harm and, more particularly, what can a small sangha do to make a difference? How can we help...

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Zenkai (November 12, 2023) with Lee – In Person and Zoom

Posted by on Oct 10, 2023 in Beginner Zen Meditation, Meditation Retreat | Comments Off on Zenkai (November 12, 2023) with Lee – In Person and Zoom

Three Treasures Sangha will hold this event in-person at our Dharma Gate facility and live by Zoom. Registration information (for in-person) and current Covid-19 Guidelines are posted below the schedule. Guidelines are likely to change before the event, so check again as the date gets closer. If you are able, please join all or part of this opportunity for intensive practice with others. Zoom Link: Send email to ttssangha@gmail.com. If this will be your first event with TTS, we will arrange for an orientation prior to...

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Zenkai (December 10, 2023) with Madelon Bolling and Lee Shields – In Person and Zoom

Posted by on Oct 1, 2023 in Beginner Zen Meditation, Meditation Retreat | Comments Off on Zenkai (December 10, 2023) with Madelon Bolling and Lee Shields – In Person and Zoom

Three Treasures Sangha will hold this event in-person at our Dharma Gate facility and live by Zoom. Registration information (for in-person) and current Covid-19 Guidelines are posted below the schedule. Guidelines are likely to change before the event, so check again as the date gets closer. If you are able, please join all or part of this opportunity for intensive practice with others. Zoom Link: Send email to ttssangha@gmail.com. If this will be your first event with TTS, we will arrange for an orientation prior...

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Zenkai (October 8, 2023) with Madelon – In Person and Zoom

Posted by on Sep 25, 2023 in Beginner Zen Meditation, Meditation Retreat | Comments Off on Zenkai (October 8, 2023) with Madelon – In Person and Zoom

Three Treasures Sangha will hold this event in-person at our Dharma Gate facility and live by Zoom. Registration information (for in-person) and current Covid-19 Guidelines are posted below the schedule. Guidelines are likely to change before the event, so check again as the date gets closer. If you are able, please join all or part of this opportunity for intensive practice with others. Zoom Link: Send email to ttssangha@gmail.com. If this will be your first event with TTS, we will arrange for an orientation prior...

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September Sesshin (7-day meditation retreat)

Posted by on Aug 24, 2023 in Meditation Retreat | Comments Off on September Sesshin (7-day meditation retreat)

Three Treasures Sangha typically holds two, seven-day sesshin each year. Non-Residential Sesshin with Lee Shields, In Person and Zoom, September 9-16, 2023 (Apply Online or Download Application Form) These retreats are rigorous and quite demanding, consisting of about 10 hours of zazen (sitting meditation) per day. They are silent except for the teacher’s daily teisho (dharma talk), and for dokusan (practice-related interview with the teacher). Part time attendance is welcome. If you have no prior sesshin experience, feel free to contact us to learn more. Shorter zazenkais are held at Dharma...

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