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Cape Ann Vajra Vidya
Buddhist Meditation and Study Group
Cape Ann Vajra Vidya is a Buddhist Meditation and Study Group meeting weekly, under the direction of the Venerable Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche, an eminent meditation master and scholar of the Karma Kagyu lineage of Tibetan Buddhism. All are welcome!
When: Monday nights, 7:00 - 9:00 PM for meditation and study. 6:30 - 9:00 PM on the last Monday of each month for a half hour tea gathering at the end.
Where: Mass Audubon North Shore Endicott Sanctuary, 346 Grapevine Road, Wenham, MA. 01984 We meet on the first floor which is handicap accessible.
What: Cape Ann Vajra Vidya Monday meetings begin with an hour of meditation (generally a combination of sitting and walking meditation) followed by an hour of discussion. Meditation instruction is free and always available. As a group we read and discusses Buddhist books and/or teaching videos. Study topics include tranquility and insight meditation, working with obstacles, and the development of mindfulness, awareness and compassion.
Cost: $7.00 weekly or $80 per quarter. The first visit is always free. Attendance is not dependent on an ability to pay; please contribute what you can afford. Everyone is welcome.
Directions: From Rte. 128 in Beverly/Wenham, take exit 17 - Grapevine Road. Head towards Beverly Farms. Look for the Mass Audubon North Shore Endicott Sanctuary sign (blue and white) on the right just past Toppan Lane (just past the highway exit/entrance ramp). The Endicott Sanctuary building is at the end of a long dirt driveway.
For More Information: Contact Patricia Myerson -Email or 978-526-9101
Check out our: Calendar of Events
- Monthly Sunday morning sitting and walking meditation practice
- Quarterly Chenrezig sadhana practice
- Periodic Weekend retreats and visiting teachers
We occasionally cancel for weather or other reasons (like if Christmas is on Monday). If you are uncertain whether we are meeting please contact us.