Update: Plum Village France is currently closed to the public due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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Sharings from the Heart

Monastic Life / A Life Change

As we welcome the new novices of the Chestnut family into the Plum Village monastic sangha, elder brother, Brother Ngo Khong (Brother Freedom), abbot of Deer Park Monastery, recounts how he found his way to becoming a monk in the Plum Village tradition nearly ten years ago.

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Oct
29
Thursday 10:0012:00

Practice sessions with Br Phap Hai and the Compassionate Ocean Sangha in English, at Mountain Spring Monastery

Join Br Phap Hai and the Compassionate Ocean Sangha in Sydney, Australia for sessions of sitting meditation and other practices including sutra recitation, sutra class, Touching the Earth, Dharma sharing, Be-in. You can join through this Zoom link.

Oct
29
Thursday 14:4515:30

Regular meditation practices with Deer Park Monastery sisters in English, Vietnamese, at Deer Park Monastery

You are warmly invited to join the sisters at Deer Park Monastery in their live weekly practice of sitting meditation and chanting the sutras (Tuesdays in Vietnamese, Fridays in English), and live walking meditation on Thursdays.

Oct
29
Thursday 18:0019:00

Regular meditation practices with Deer Park Monastery sisters in English, Vietnamese, at Deer Park Monastery

You are warmly invited to join the sisters at Deer Park Monastery in their live weekly practice of sitting meditation and chanting the sutras (Tuesdays in Vietnamese, Fridays in English), and live walking meditation on Thursdays.

Oct
29
Thursday 23:0000:30

Weekly online meditation practice in English, at Magnolia Grove Monastery

You are invited to join us on Zoom for our weekly online meditation practice session hosted by Magnolia Grove Monastery.

The program will be as follows (subject to change):

– 5′ introduction
– 15′ guided meditation,
– 30′ Dharma talk
– 45′ Questions and Answers

Newcomers welcome. No previous experience with meditation required.

Please register in advance for this meeting:
https://plumvillage.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUtduqgpj4vH9eJOnZMvwMbpHLuF75-Pt2P

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. We look forward to seeing you there!

What to Wear
Please wear casual and modest clothing that is comfortable for sitting (i.e. long sleeve shirt (shirt covering shoulders), long pants (below the knees), loose fitting clothes…). 

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June 21, 2020

Invoking The Bodhisattva

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What is Mindfulness

Thich Nhat Hanh January 15, 2020

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