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Thich Nhat Hanh and practicing in the Plum Village Tradition
We openly and warmly welcome the diversity of your experience to this place of refuge and healing – wherever you come from, however you look or identify, whomever you love.
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A limited number of scholarships are available through a grant we have received from the Hemera Foundation. To learn more and apply, visit the grant information page.
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Closed: No Day of Mindfulness
We will not hold a Day of Mindfulness today. The next Day of Mindfulness is June 11th.
Cooling the Flames: A Day of MindfulnessDeer Park Monastery 2499 Melru Lane, Escondido, CA, United States
Our Dharma talk (Pháp Thoại) today will be offered by Thầy Pháp Lưu (aka, Br. Stream) in English with simultaneous translation to Vietnamese on Zoom.
The Sun My Heart: A Day of MindfulnessDeer Park Monastery 2499 Melru Lane, Escondido, CA, United States
Trái Tim Mặt Trời – Our Dharma talk (Pháp Thoại) today will be offered by Sister Truc Nghiem (aka, Sr. Bamboo) in Vietnamese with simultaneous translation to English on Zoom. […]
Family Retreat 2023Deer Park Monastery 2499 Melru Lane, Escondido, CA, United States
Our very popular annual retreat for families to join monastics and other practitioners in the Plum Village tradition. The retreat is full. However, we will have a waiting list available […]
Teen Camp: Be a Real Human, Connecting with LifeDeer Park Monastery 2499 Melru Lane, Escondido, CA, United States
The Monastic Sisters and Brothers of Deer Park Monastery are thrilled to be hosting Teen Camp, a unique opportunity for 13-18 year-olds to practice mindfulness in nature, surrounded by other […]