News & Announcements

  • GROUP MEDITATION: Every Tuesday, 5:30 – 6:30 pm (discussion following until 7 pm)
    Two 20-minute meditations with basic instructions. Fine for both beginners and experienced. Main focus: developing mindfulness of body, feelings and thoughts; learning to observe inner and outer conditions without judgment; cultivating patience and compassion. Followed by a Dharma talk and discussion, with tea. OK to arrive late or leave early.  Suggested donation of $5, but no one turned away for lack of funds.  Location:  20 Mesa Road
  • BODHIMIND BOOK GROUP:  Every other Tuesday (See our calendar for dates).  From Sept. 15th, we will begin to discuss The Heart of Understanding: Commentaries on the Prajnaparamita Heart Sutra by Thich Nhat Hanh.  We begin at 7:10 pm. Everyone is welcome to attend. There is no need to have the book or attend every session (although it is helpful to do so).  Since each discussion is open and free flowing, those attending on a regular or sporadic basis are welcome to take an active or nonactive role in the discussion   Free.  Location:  20 Mesa Road

BodhiMind Special Events:

David Loy Lecture and Retreat                

Lecture: December 4th, 7PM at Celeste Theater, Cornerstone Arts Center, Colorado College                                                               “Why Buddhism and the Modern world Need Each Other”                                                                                                  No registration necessary. Free and open to the public. See David Loy Flyer

Retreat: December 5th, 9:00 AM at 20 Mesa Road, Colorado Springs                                                                                                     “A Buddhist Response to a World in Crisis”                                                                                                                         Registration is required and is limited.  Fee $30.00 Register with

Other Community Events:

Nonviolent Communication/Compassionate Communication Workshop with Kathy Viola                    December 6, 9 AM – 5 PM

This is a one day Basic workshop. Learn and practice the skills and consciousness to help you create harmonious relationships based on honesty, empathy and care in all areas of your life. Enjoy the freedom of confident connection! You will learn and practice Compassionate Communication, also known as Nonviolent Communication. This work provides effective, heart-connecting communication skills and principles for understanding self and relating to others. This is the work of Marshall B. Rosenberg, PhD, and is endorsed by Marianne Williamson, Deepak Chopra, John Gray, Jack Canfield, Anthony Robbins and many others!
  • Learn powerful, “deep listening” skills
  • Expand your professional helping skills
  • Create win/win outcomes, even in the presence of conflict
  • Express yourself with more clarity and ease
  • Build caring, effective relationships at work and in community
  • Improve the quality of all your relationships

$99 Early Bird if register and pay by November 20th. $120 if register and pay after November 20th.                                        To register and for more information go to

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