4 Meetup Groups match “Engaged Buddhism” near Takoma Park, MD
Come learn about the time honored philosophy of Nichiren Daishonin's Buddhism! We will let you know about opportunities to come together to chant, learn the basics of the practice, and discuss our experiences in incorporating the Buddhist principles of wisdom and compassion into our everyday lives. If you're interested in learning tools to manifest your best self and to contribute to a more peaceful world, we look forward to meeting you- all are welcome!
The Mahayana Sutra ad Tantric Center of Washington, DC (or MSTC-WDC) is a Tibetan Buddhist group following the Gelugpa traditons of His Holiness the Dalai Lama. Our group was founded by the late Sermey Khensur Rinpoche Lobsang Tharchin in 1979. We offer classes open to everyone, in Tibetan Buddhism, meditation including mindfulness and guided meditations and the occasional classes in Tibetan language. We also offer ceremonies open to anyone such as our Monthly Medicine Buddha recitation (in Engl …
This is a non-denominational book club, but mostly draw on books that could be called "Modern Buddhism". Just like any other book club, we are reading down a list of books on the topic of Buddhism and we discuss them at restaurants and cafe's near Takoma Park. How Much to Read For a discussion that everyone can enjoy, attendees are required to read at least half the book or the corresponding historical text if available. You don't need to be self identifying Buddhist to participate and the organ …
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The Washington Buddhist Peace Fellowship is a network of Buddhist sanghas and like-minded individuals in the Washington D.C. metro area who are committed to creating a peaceful world by peaceful means, through mindful engagement with the world to reduce social injustice. More about WBPF. Please also visit our website WBPF.org. Our email list is on YahooGroups
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