Bellingham Vipassana Meditation Group

Weekly Vipassana meditation practice, group discussion and monthly potlucks. Beginning instruction available. A group of six to twelve people meets weekly to

practice and discuss chapters from Bud - dhist-oriented books. address: 115 Unity Street, Bellingham, WA 98225 PHONE: (360) 671-5993 lineage: Theravada Vipassana CONTACT: Dove AFFILIATION: Autonomous

meditation program: Weekly Vipas - sana sitting meditation. Call for times.

Everett Meditation Society

Insight meditation sitting, but all tradi­tions are welcome. Location for the first three meetings of the month is the Public Utilities District (PUD) Building; then location changes for the fourth week. Call for places and times.

address: PUD, 2320 California Street, Everett, WA 98201 PHONE: (360) 691-4284 lineage: Theravada Vipassana contact: Freda AFFILIATION: Autonomous facilities: PUD and various other loca­tions.

meditation program: Weekly insight (Vipassana) meditation. Please call for time and location.

Northwest Vipassana Center

Northwest Vipassana Center holds ongo­ing ten-day residential courses in Vipas­sana meditation in the tradition of Sayagyi U Ba Khin of Burma. The courses are conducted by assistant teachers ap­pointed by S. N. Goenka of the Vipassana International Academy, Igatpuri, India. Tapes of Mr. Goenka’s discourses and in­structions are used. Northwest Vipassana Center is one of more than thirty centers worldwide dedicated to the practice of Vipassana in this tradition. Courses are financed solely by donations.

ADDRESS: PO Box 345, Ethel, WA 98542- 0345

PHONE: (360) 978-5434 fax: Same

e-mail: DhKunja@aol. com lineage: Sayagyi U Ba Khin spiritual head: S. N. Goenka contact: Scott Corley, (206) 367-9336 affiliation: Vipassana International Academy, Igatpuri, India ESTABLISHED: 1992

facilities: Retreat facility on forty acres of agricultural land one hundred miles southeast of Seattle in the foothills of the Cascade Mountain Range; capacity: forty-two students. retreats offered: Ten-day courses twice monthly; introductory three-day and short children’s courses; ten - and twenty-day advanced courses; eight-day Satipatthana Sutta courses. publications: Newsletter

Vipassana Group

Weekly fifty-minute group meditation, followed by tea and dharma practice-ori - ented group discussion. Monthly daylong retreats.

address: 5404 Meridian Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98103 phone: (206) 367-0992 lineage: Theravada Vipassana contact: Charlotte AFFILIATION: Autonomous meditation program: Weekly sittings.

Call for times. retreats offered: Monthly daylong re­treats.

Washington Buddhavanaram

Teachers Phra Amaramuni and Phra Boon lead Vipassana and Khammathana practice. Please call Monday through Sat­urday to verify schedule. address: 4401 South 360th Street, Auburn, WA 98001 PHONE: (206) 927-5408 lineage: Thai Theravada spiritual heads: Phra Amaramuni, Phra Boon, Resident Directors facilities: Thai ethnic temple and mo­nastic center with facilities for solitary retreats.

meditation program: Vipassana and Khammathana practice. Please call for times.

about Buddhism:
Bhavana Society The Bhavana Society’s forest monastery offers newcomers and experienced stu­dents the opportunity to study and prac­tice Vipassana meditation under the guidance
Ekoji Buddhist Sangha Vipassana Sitting Group This is an informal group that sits weekly for forty-five minutes to one hour. We are not affiliated with any teacher or par­ticular
DharmaNet E-mail teaching group and individual guidance. address: PO Box 78, East Middlebury, VT 05740 PHONE: (802) 388-7329 FAX: (802) 388-6406 e-mail: asbarker@sover. net lineage
The Last Resort The Last Resort is located in the moun­tains of southern Utah about forty miles southwest of Bryce Canyon at an eleva­tion of 8,700 feet. The purifying and ma­je
Buu Mon Buddhist Temple We hold weekly evening meditation in our temple. Annual ceremonies include Maghapuja, Vesak, Parent’s Day, Chil­dren’s Festival, Kathina, and Vietnames
Nashville Theravada Meditation Group/Lao Buddhpathip We are a small sitting group with a core of five to six people. We meet one eve­ning a week in the hall of a local Lao tem­pl

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