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The Ganges Mahamudra

The Ganges: Essential Instructions on Mahamudra Sanskrit: Mahamudra Upadesham | Tibetan: Chaggya Chenpo Menngag   Homage to glorious coemergence! [Mahamudra cannot be shown, …] p.15 Intelligent Naropa, tolerant of suffering, you have endured hardships and are devoted to the guru. … Continue reading

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Annual Report 2016

The Mission of the Buddhist Sangha of Bucks County is: To Present, Teach and Practice Buddhism, and to Provide Meditation Instruction and Community Service in a Manner Consistent with the Teaching of the Buddha. Our Sangha represents a safe space … Continue reading

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Annual Meeting of the Members: Buddhist Sangha of Bucks County

Dear BSBC Members, I am writing to remind you of our annual membership meeting, which will be held Monday November 14th in the social room of the Yardley Meeting House. This meeting is a formal requirement of our bylaws, and … Continue reading

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Green Tara Service for Gil Howard

Dear Sangha Friends, It is with a heavy heart that we announce that our beloved Gil Howard has passed away. Gil was a long-time member and a foundational support of the Buddhist Sangha of Bucks County. He served as our … Continue reading

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New May Schedule of Topics, retreat and more News

Upcoming Schedule Sunday May 1  Sangha Road Cleanup CANCELLED  due to the weather – new date is May 22 May discussion topics May 2 – Taking Refuge in the Buddha May 9 – Taking Refuge in the Dharma May 13th … Continue reading

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Sangha: A Community of Practice

 Adapted from – Thich Nhat Hanh| March 14, 2016 http://www.lionsroar.com/the-practice-of-sangha/. Originally published as Friends on the Path: Living Spiritual Communities (2002) by Thich Nhat Hanh, Parallax Press, Berkeley, California.] A sangha is a community of friends practicing the dharma together … Continue reading

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Importance of Meditation

Meditation is helpful for the body, it stills anxiety, and is generally beneficial. This is scientifically proven. So there are many reasons to meditate. There is no doubt that it can help stress, depression, and anxiety. It is helpful for … Continue reading

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February 2016 – Bringing the Dharma into Everyday Life.

Details of the discussion schedule for February 2016. Continue reading

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Retreat @ BSBC Feb 27 2016

Join us on a retreat with Lama Gursam Feb. 27 10am to 5pm at the Yardley Friends Meeting, 65 N. Main St, Yardley You can come for the whole day or half day. Bring lunch if you plan on staying the … Continue reading

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7 Point Mind Training

Lojong is a mind training practice in the Tibetan Buddhist tradition originating in Tibet in the 12th century by Chekawa Yeshe Dorje. The practice involves refining and purifying one’s motivations and attitudes. We discussed the 7 point mind training with John Wenz … Continue reading

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