• Click here to read about  Intentional Stillness and Activity, an online retreat Sept 24-Sept 28, 2020. 
  • Click here to listen to dharma talks given at the daily online meditation groups. Each one is about 10 minutes, covering a variety of topics. And you can always meditate with us, any morning, every morning at 9am PDT. 

Welcome to the Pine Street Sangha

We meditate in a gentle and accepting way, allowing whatever occurs in our inner worlds to unfold naturally. By reflecting upon what happens in meditative experiences, we develop awareness and discover our own understanding of the dharma, the teachings of Early Buddhism.

This approach is helpful for people who:

Explore this website and discover for yourself how you want to become involved with the Pine Street Sangha.

Gentleness:  If you’re conditioned to believe that progress comes from hard work, being gentle might seem frivolous. Consider that the developments that come from gentleness are of a different nature. You’ll learn to be friendlier to yourself and erode the belief that you’re in charge of how you progress. (See Humility)