Links to Meditation Resources
- LA Dharma - Meditation instruction, Therevada study groups and guest teachers in Southern California, founded by Michael Shiffman. Root teacher Rev. Hye Wol Sunim.
- The Laughing Buddha Sangha –Santa Monica sangha guided by Akasa Levi. Weekly Vipassana Meditation and Anatta-Dharma inquiry & study - an iconoclastic, more maverick-spirited practice. Also a big resource-site of learning-quotes & study.
- Don’t Worry Zendo - An informal, friendly and non-sectarian meditation and spiritual study group. Michael Attie, the founder and teacher, has been a student of Zen, Vipasssana and Advaita Vedanta for over forty years.
- Hazy Moon Zen Center - Los Angeles sangha led by Nyogen Roshi
- Urban Dharma - Online Dharma talks, teachings, articles and excellent resources. American monk Rev. Kusala leads in Koreatown.
- Zen Center Los Angeles - Roshi Wendy Egyoko. We love Zen too!
- Insight LA - Weekly sits, retreats and classes.
- Spirit Rock - Buddhist Study and Retreat Center in Northern California.
- Insight Meditation Society - Buddhist studies and retreats.
- Inner Directions - Publications and information about Advaita.
- Adyashanti - Open Gate Sangha. Dharma Teacher merges Advaita and Zen.
- Shinzen Young - Vipassana Support Institute. Victor has attended many Shinzen retreats and highly recommends this website.
- Buddhist Peace Fellowship - Founded by Thich Nhat Hanh
- Buddhism Connect - Email subscription to teachings on Buddhism and Buddhist meditation.
- Los Angeles and Orange County Dharma Centers and Sitting Groups in the Tibetan Buddhist & Theravada Buddhist Traditions– an excellent resource, compiled by LBM member Sam Mieske
- Metta Meditation at the Arcadia Zendo – sits and one day retreats with noted teachers. Guiding teacher is Jim Hopper at (818)640-2539 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
- Tricycle’s Calendar for Dharma Events [Sign-up required]
- A selection of meditation retreat centers within a day’s drive of Southern California that offer both directed and personal or self-directed retreat experiences.
- dharmaseed.org - Dharma teaching focused on Vipassana practices of Theravada Buddhism
- audiodharma.org - The Insight Meditation Center in Redwood City
- buddhanet.net - Buddhist teachers of various traditions
- zencast.org - Music combined with inspiring dharma talks
- wzen.org - Zen Mountain Monastery dharma discourses, interviews, commentary and music
- Sounds True Catalogue – Extensive dharma tapes/CD’s for sale.
- The Tibet Connection –Your radio connection to Tibet (in English)
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