Morning and Evening, Daily 6:15 - 7:15 AM and 5:15 - 6:15 PM
The Meditation Hall is available daily at this time for sitting meditation without instruction.
Tai Ji Quan
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday Mornings, 6:30 - 8:00 AM
Guang Ping Yang Style
Instructor: Futung Cheng
Monthly Nuns Sharing Dharma
Ayya Anandabodhi & Ayya Santacitta, two Buddhist nuns resident at Aloka Vihara, SF are offering an evening meditation, Dhamma reflection, and dialogue on the 3rd Sunday of every month at BBM.
6:00 - 7:15pm Tea & Conversation
7:30 - 9:00pm Meditation, Precepts & Dhamma Reflection
Dates: Jan 17*, Feb 21*, Mar 20*, Apr 17, May 15, June 19, July 17, Aug 21, Sept 18, Oct 16, Nov 20 & Dec 18.
* Guest teacher Ayya Santussika, www.karunabv.org
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Ayya Santacitta and Ayya Anandabodhi have both been practicing meditation for over 25 years. After living as nuns in the Forest Tradition of Ajahn Chah for many years, they took bhikkhuni ordination in 2011. They currently reside at Aloka Vihara near Placerville, CA, a training monastery for women. Their teaching style is practice oriented and draws from experience of community life as a means for cultivating the heart and opening the mind. For more info, visit www.saranaloka.org.
* Guest teacher Ayya Santussika began monastic life in 2005 after training and practicing as an interfaith minister. She ordained as bhikkhuni in 2012 and currently resides at Karuna Buddhist Vihara in Mountain View. She focuses on applying the Dhamma to our global challenges and our daily lives and is a board member of Buddhist Global Relief. For more information, visit Karuna Buddhist Vihara.