Past Events (Page 2)

Meeting – Stoa Buddhist Philosophy Group

When: 2nd & 4th Wednesday of the month Time: 6 – 7 p.m. (5:45 – 6 pm – informal introductions) Location: That Book Store, 446 Silas Deane Highway, Wethersfield, CT Current book: More Than Happiness by Antonia Macaro Pre-requisites: Open to the public; no Stoic or Buddhist knowledge is necessary. Cost: $1 The Stoa Buddhist Philosophy Group offers a non-academic…

Cancelled – Stoa Buddhist Philosophy Group

When: 2nd & 4th Wednesday of the month Time: 6 – 7 p.m. (5:45 – 6 pm – informal introductions) Location: That Book Store, 446 Silas Deane Highway, Wethersfield, CT Current book: More Than Happiness by Antonia Macaro Pre-requisites: Open to the public; no Stoic or Buddhist knowledge is necessary. Cost: $1 The Stoa Buddhist Philosophy Group offers a non-academic…

Buddhism 1.0 Class: Achieving Happiness

Enrollment deadline was April 3rd. This course is closed.  Achieving Happiness will meet 3 times over a 3-month period.  The course is divided into three classes based on Buddhist philosophy and practices: The foundations of happiness, the Perfections (paramis), and their practice. Open to beginners and veteran practitioners who are looking for a refresher course.…

PRACTICE AND TALK MEETING

2nd and 4th Sundays of the month Ideal for beginners to the most veteran practitioners Just attend, practice, and learn. Twice a month, we offer two unique opportunities to explore the core teachings and practices of Buddhism as a philosophy of life.  Our Practice & Talks are non-committing occasions to learn about Buddhism in a nurturing,…

Buddhist Family Practice Meeting

1st & 3rd Sundays9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. $10 per family On Sunday mornings we offer families with children a nourishing environment to practice mindfulness and learn traditional Buddhist teachings such as compassion, interdependence, and gratitude.  It follows the general format of the Buddhist Faith Fellowship’s regular weekly gathering, but in a shorter, more relaxed…

WORKSHOP: Emotional Mastery of Body-Mind

This will be a special workshop on meditation techniques used for clearing out and transforming emotional clutter. This body-mind treasury is composed of a variety of techniques utilizing breath-work, acupressure, and body postures, originally developed by ancient Himalayan mountain yogis in Tibet for the purpose of enhancing one’s meditative experience by reducing the power of…

Meeting – Stoa Buddhist Philosophy Group

When: 2nd & 4th Wednesday of the month Time: 6 – 7 p.m. (5:45 – 6 pm – informal introductions) Location: That Book Store, 446 Silas Deane Highway, Wethersfield, CT Current book: More Than Happiness by Antonia Macaro Pre-requisites: Open to the public; no Stoic or Buddhist knowledge is necessary. Cost: $1 The Stoa Buddhist Philosophy Group offers a non-academic…

PRACTICE AND TALK MEETING

2nd and 4th Sundays of the month Ideal for beginners to the most veteran practitioners Just attend, practice, and learn. Twice a month, we offer two unique opportunities to explore the core teachings and practices of Buddhism as a philosophy of life.  Our Practice & Talks are non-committing occasions to learn about Buddhism in a nurturing,…

Buddhist Family Practice Meeting

1st & 3rd Sundays 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. $10 per family On Sunday mornings we offer families with children a nourishing environment to practice mindfulness and learn traditional Buddhist teachings such as compassion, interdependence, and gratitude.  It follows the general format of the Buddhist Faith Fellowship’s regular weekly gathering, but in a shorter, more…

Spring Mindfulness Retreat

Experience Serenity with Meditation Teacher Melissa Lewis ​The 3rd annual Spring Mindfulness Retreat will take place at the beautiful College of East Asian Studies  at Wesleyan University in Middletown, CT with meditation teacher Melissa Lewis.  The 3-hour morning retreat will offer a little mental spring cleaning that includes: basic sitting meditation instruction, conscious breathing, sitting, walking, and noble silence.​ This event will include…