News and Updates (page 3)

How SnowFlower Got Its Name
by Karuna Namenwirth From the windows of the speeding train on the way to Plum Village in the Dordogne region
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How to Overcome Sanskrit-Pali Anxiety (SPA)
by Curt Pawlisch While not yet listed in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, the “universal authority for
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Buddhism on one page
by Larry Mandt The Four Noble Truths Life is hard. Life is hard because we continually want things that aren’t
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Open Hearts, Open Arms
We can’t breathe! In Buddhist meditation, our breathing is essential. Anapana, meditation on the breath, was the Buddha’s first meditation
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The Coming Home Project
The Coming Home Project (CHP) offers programs that serve incarcerated individuals or persons recently released from prison.  SnowFlower members volunteering
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SnowFlower Sun – July & August 2018
SnowFlower Sun – July & August 2018 Continue reading “SnowFlower Sun – July & August 2018”…
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Earth Holder Project
by Curt Pawlisch In her book, Oceans of Insight, Heather Mann describes how SnowFlower’s Earth Holders Project began in early 2013
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SnowFlower Sun – May & June 2018
SnowFlower Sun – May & June 2018 Continue reading “SnowFlower Sun – May & June 2018”…
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“The Next Buddha Is the Sangha” – Reflections on Starting Madison’s LGBTQI* Meditation Group
by Finn Enke “It’s fine if we’re the only ones here this evening” Sid, Annie and I say to each
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Plum Village Records – Mindfulness and Music
If you’ve ever been to a Thich Nhat Hanh monastery, or practice center, or have attended a SnowFlower retreat or
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