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Tara Meditation Practice Carson Valley Meditation( formerly the Carson Valley Sangha with DZIMC) Theravadan Tradition
Dharma Zephyr One Tree Zen Meditation Group Incline Village Teen Sangha
Reno Buddhist Center Non-Sectarian Meditation
One River Sangha
Soto Zen
  Mahakaruna Buddhist Meditation Center
Mindfulness Meditation with Dr. Marcia Howton Diamond Heart - A Middle Way Center Vipassana Meditation in Reno.


Carson Valley Meditation
We are the Carson Valley Sangha, and have recently branched away from the exclusive Vipassana practice and are now eclectic in the branches of teaching we receive.
We are in the rural part of Minden. We watch/ listen to Eckhart Tolle and various mystics as well as Buddhist teachings for 45 minutes and proceed to meditate for the next 45 minutes. We meet every Tuesday at 4:00 - 4:45 followed by a dharma talk ending at 5:30.

Lorelle Zenko Chorkey
775 267-4575


Mahakaruna Buddhist Meditation Center
Resident Teacher: Ace Remas

Monday evening meditation classes are open to all. Beginners welcome. Classes are led by Ace Remas, Resident Teacher of Mahakaruna Buddhist Meditation Center in Petaluma, CA www.meditationinnorcal.org

Every Monday Evening
6:30 pm to 8 pm
449 Marsh Ave. (one block south of California Ave. on Arlington Ave.)
$10 suggested donation
For more information call 415-760-7300; or e-mail aremas@aol.com

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One Tree Zen Meditation Group

One Tree Zen group in Carson City no longer meets on Thursday nights. I have recently moved to Incline Village and started a new group. We still practice in the Soto Zen tradition under Jakusho Kwong-roshi. I am in the process of finding a new venue to practice at. Visit our website for updates.

Contact: http://www.meetup.com/TahoeZen/

Shindo Kevin Souza kevinpsouza@yahoo.com


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Soto Zen

Carson City
One Tree Zen http://www.meetup.com/One-Tree-Zen-Meditation-Group/
Join us Thursday nights at 7:00 PM at The Spiritual Living Center (Inner Light Bookstore) at 675 Fairview Drive in Carson City for Soto Zen Meditation practice. Everyone and anyone who is interested may attend. We ask that beginners please show up 15-20 minutes early for a brief orientation. The meetings will consist of chanting, bowing, incense offering, walking meditation, 30 minute zazen (seated meditation) periods and recorded dharma talks by Jakusho Kwong-roshi, the founder and abbot of the Sonoma Mountain Zen Center. A five dollar donation is requested, but everyone is welcome regardless of financial means. Please wear comfortable clothing in plain colors, mats and cushions and chairs are provided.
ontact: Fudoki Kevin

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Tara Meditation PracticeRed Tara

We recently sold our house in Minden and now live in Reno.

Tara Meditation, is Sundays at 5:00 p.m. at the Reno Buddhist Center
-- corner of Plumas and Taylor St.
Call 351-9129 for more information

Contact: Steve at 351-9129

Email: renonvsangha@gmail.com

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VIPASSANA (Insight) Meditation Group Session of Dharma Zephyr Sangha

We meet Mondays from 6.45 - 8.30pm. We will have announcements, then a reading or CD of a teacher for 10-15 minutes, then meditation for 40-45 minutes, then time of sharing of thoughts possibly generated by the CD/reading, then metta.

Janet Scott 775-690-0752
or Gayl Chudd 775-747-6525
or Dionne Bloomfield

We are also affilliated with the Carson group, Dharma Zephyr Sangha.

Dharma Zephyr Sangha

Spirit Rock Meditation Center

Mountain Stream Meditation Center

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Truckee Tahoe Vipassana Meditation Group Contact: 
Richard (530)582-5619

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One River Sangha
Non-Sectarian Meditation Group, Reno
Summer Sittings:  Tuesdays from 6:30-8:00pm

As of August, 2011, our new sitting location is:

Reno Buddhist Center
Kannon Room
820 Plumas St., Reno
(enter from the Taylor Street Entrance, Kannon Room is the last room on your right down the hall)

Sitting starts at 6:30, so please arrive early to get settled by our starting time, and bring a cushion if you would like one. Chairs provided.

Frank at oneriversangha@gmail.com
or cell number: (775)813-7155.
Their website:


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Buddhist meditation and study group in Tahoe Sunday nights 7-9 PM.
Brian Stricker (530)577-0826

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Reno Buddhist Center

We exist to advance the Buddhist Dharma, educate the laity and contribute to the needs of society based upon and in keeping with the founding spirit of Shinran Shonin.  RBC is affiliated with the Jodo Shinshu Buddhism through Higashi Honganji Tokyo

820 Plumas Street, Reno, Nevada 89509 USA   Tel (775) 348-6603 
Please visit their website for updated schedule and information.


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Reno-Tahoe Kapala Mandala is pleased to offer:
Praj˝a Paramita Practice and Feeding Your Demons Practice
Sundays 3:00-5:00 in south Reno; 645 Sierra Rose Dr., Suite 201, Reno.
Sundays 3:00-4:00 for Praj˝a Paramita for those who have had the transmission from Lama Tsultrim Allione of Tara Mandala. Please bring your meditation cushion and your practice. Come a bit early to settle in if you can. 645 Sierra Rose Dr. Suite 201. Reno, NV 89511. Behind Lowe's on S Kietzke.

Sundays 4:00-5:00 for guided dyad practice of Feeding Your Demons under the guidance of Debra Travis, MFT and Polly Ryan, MFT. 645 Sierra Rose Dr. Suite 201. Reno, NV 89511. Behind Lowe's on S Kietzke.

Praj˝a Paramita arose as an embodiment of wisdom and a representation of the spacious, sky-like nature of mind at a fruitful time in history, parallel to the wisdom goddess Sophia. In Reno at Bartley Ranch Park April 2009 Lama Tsultrim gave an introduction and transmission of the practice of the Great Mother Praj˝a Paramita, who is known as mother of all the Buddhas. Those who have received the transmission and would like to continue the practice under the guidance and instructions of Debra Travis, MFT and Polly Ryan, MFT are invited to join us each Sunday in south Reno from 3:00-4:00. See the Tara Mandala website for more information and a schedule of teachings by Lama Tsultrim.

See the Tara Mandala website for details on certification in the Feeding Your Demons practice. Come join us Sundays 4:00-5:00 for shared practice, teachings and guidance under Debra Travis, MFT and Polly Ryan, MFT. No transmission required for this hour of practice.
Please RSVP to confirm meeting to: mjhowton@mac.com or 775 233-6023,
or pollyryanmft@yahoo.com or 530-320-7864
or RenoTahoe@taramandala.org

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Mindfulness Meditation Support   

Meeting and guided instructions Thursday's 11:00-12:00 at 645 Sierra Rose Dr. Suite 201, Reno, NV 89511. 

This meeting is for beginners and for those who have had Mindfulness meditation or Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction instructions. Led by Marcia Howton, M.D.

Contact: http://www.drhowton.com  

Diamond Heart - A Middle Way Center

Offering Meditation, Yoga, Dharma, Wisdom, Inter-Faith and Buddhist Study Classes and events for the Reno, Sparks and Lake Tahoe residents.

1055 W. Moana Ln. Suite 202, Reno, NV 89509 (Across from Moana Nursery)
Our phone is 775-857-6745

Please visit their website for updated schedule and information.

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