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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
written by David Percival, OI member and Sangha builder in Albuquerque
inspired poetry from the recent retreat with Thich Nhat Hanh here at Deer Park
staff and monastics sining - warming up for Family Retreat
images from events at Deer Park always available to us
share some of our joy from these retreats - look at these pictures
a message from Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh to the 8th United Nation International Vesak Conference 2011
a short video made by students about Deer Park Monastery