Recent Blog Posts
Nunnery constructions is starting!
Here are images from the community work day to save plants and building materials from demolition.
Please visit this page for more information about the project and funding status:
Enjoy every bite, it’s a gift of love from the Cosmos.
a video to learn more of the need and how to help - thank you!
This is a unique sharing and talk by Thay, Thich Nhat Hanh, at Stanford on October 24, this year together with Compassion Researcher MD James Doty.
during our Finding our True Home a friend carried a Smile Cam around the monastery
Friends of Deer Park with the help of many kind hearts and strong arms has transformed our parking lot.
We are grateful to have a new coordinator for our podcast. New Dharma Talks and Question and Answer Session etc. are being posted.
PLEASE HELP US BUILD A HOME FOR CLARITY SISTERS
During our annual Holiday Retreat we celebrated New Years Eve. We practiced walking in candle light each step in joy and peace, sitting meditation and at midnight the bell and drum of Insight was invited. We continued the celebration with chanting and a New Year's prayer, which you can find below.
A few Thursdays ago Deer Park was privileged to host a fifth grade class of twenty-two children and six adults including their teacher, Ms. Walker, from the Waldorf School of San Diego.
a wonderful practice for the Holidays offered by Brother Pháp Dung and the Plum Village Community
a love letter for the holiday season
from Oct 22-26 a group of 40 celibate Buddhist Monastics came to Deer Park
Wake Up is a movement for young adults for a healthy and compassionate society. Five monks and nuns from Deer Park will go on a tour together with 4 long term lay practitioners. Please help us share this good news!
over 100 people came for this weekend, including a couple of wonderful Dharma Teachers
a sharing by Sister Phu Nghiem
On Sunday May 6 over 300 people enjoyed celebrating the birth of the Buddha and at the same time touching mindfulness, understanding and love - the energies of a Buddha.
visit our brothers and sisters at Blue Cliff Monastery, NY through this article and pictures
come in contact with nature, the teaching and community of Deer Park in this lovely slideshow