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Turning the Mind Towards Happiness Daylong at Alameda Sangha with Sharda Rogell and Pauletta Chanco Saturday, August 27, 2016

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Sharda Rogell


Turning the Mind Towards Happiness
Daylong at Alameda Sangha
with Sharda Rogell and Pauletta Chanco
Saturday, August 27, 2016
9:30-4:30 pm
at Buena Vista United Methodist Church
2311 Buena Vista Avenue, Alameda, CA 94501
https://sites.google.com/site/alamedasangha/coming-events

In this daylong, we have a precious opportunity to explore together the Buddha’s guidance on the importance and the way of turning the mind toward conditions that bring us happiness and ease rather than pain and distress.  We will draw on the Buddha’s teaching of the “Second Arrow” and learn how to identify and interrupt difficult patterns of mind which allows for the heart to open in love and equanimity.  The day will be held in silence as we engage in sitting and walking practices together, as well as engage in a deepening inquiry into the causes and conditions for our happiness and the ending of suffering.  

Arrive early to settle in and wear comfo…

Summer Smorgasbord at Orland Art Center Gallery July 1 - July 23

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Summer Smorgasbord
at Orland Art Center Gallery
July 1 - July 23

Annette Carroll's wonderful watermedia work is teamed up with Kristin Revolinsky's pastels and the lush oils of Chuck Prudhomme for a scintillating summer spread of style and subject matter.

Friday, July 1, 2016 Artists' Reception 3:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Artistic fireworks prime viewers for the Independence day shows
on the 4th. Welcome the holiday weekend at our artists' reception!

Orland Art Center Gallery
Phone: 530-865-5920
Address: 732 4th St. Orland, CA 95963
Hours: 1 to 6 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays
Email: rngturnbull@georgeturnbull.com
http://www.orlandartcenter.com/gallery.html
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Orland-Art-Center/114602481932857