Meditation is a method for acquainting our mind with virtue. The more familiar our mind is with virtue, the calmer and more peaceful it becomes. When our mind is peaceful we are free from worries and mental discomfort, and we experience true happiness.

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The support of Sangha – spiritual friends who inspire us by their example, assist us in our practice, and encourage us to follow correct paths – is central to the Buddhist way of life.

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The founder of Buddhism in this world was Buddha Shakyamuni who lived and taught in India some two and a half thousand years ago. Since then millions of people around the world have followed the pure spiritual path he revealed.

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Just for fun! Riverboat Ride and Ice Cream

AUGUST 18 – It’s summertime!  So, some of us decided to meet up on City Island to take a cruise on The Pride of the Susquehanna riverboat.  If you would like to join us, we’ll meet at the ticket booth around 1:40 PM so that we can catch the 2:00 boat ride.  Afterward, we’ll get some ice cream on the island and hang out for a bit.

Summer Break

We are operating on an abbreviated schedule from July 23rd through August 14th.  Please check our calendar for to confirm class times during this period.  Our schedule will resume as normal beginning August 14th.  

Understanding the Mind – Happiness From a Different Source

This event will be held at the World Peace Temple, 900 E Northern Parkway in Baltimore.

The more we understand our mind, the more ability we have to create happiness because happiness is a feeling, and feelings are one of the parts of our mind.   We will explore the nature, function and activities of the mind in this retreat, which will allow you to gain power to change your mind, giving yourself inner protection from suffering.