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Things arise when the conditions are right. I’m not sure why it took me so long to find Dharma Drum Mountain, but when I was ready I did. 

The Growth of Dharma Drum Mountain San Francisco Bay Area Center over the past 10 years

" 108 Adages of Wisdom" is written by Venerable Sheng Yen. He will show us how to enjoy work, life and live independently and harmoniously with nature. He will also show us how to live simply, with purpose in meaningful life, and discover the true source of happiness where could only start from self and within. 

Foregoing the comfort of sleeping in on a Saturday morning, a group of like-minded people came together at Dharma Drum Mountain for a one-day retreat, led by one of Venerable Master Sheng Yen’s Dharma Heirs, Gilbert Gutierrez

Although I began meditating more than 5 years ago, I am not very experienced.  Over the last few years, my lack of attention to formal practice and study sent me into a sort of tailspin.  

 

First of all, I would like to thank Venerable Guo Jian and all the volunteers for your time and dedication, offering the one-day retreat for us to deepen our practice.