Links to Related Zen Sites
Three Treasures Sangha of the Pacific Northwest: www.three-treasures-sangha.org
Robert Aitken Roshi: www.robertaitken.net
The Diamond Sangha: www.ciolek.com/WWWVLPages/ZenPages/DiamondSangha.html
Links to Other Buddhist Friends in Eastern Washington
Benefaction Sangha of Spokane: Ordinary Mind Zen lineage of Joko Beck http://www.nwdharma.org/
Palouse Zen Community: Palouse Zen Community is a Buddhist lay group practicing in the Zen and Mindfulness traditions in Moscow, Idaho.
Spokane Buddhist Temple:In the Japanese Jodo Shinshu Pure Land tradition, this temple offers a Sunday morning or afternoon service format with occasional visiting priests.
Spokane Vipassana Community: Vipassana (Recollective Awareness) is a way to cultivate greater awareness of one’s inner world. It is a gentle approach to meditation, which allows one’s meditative experience to unfold naturally.
Sravasti Abbey: New Tibetan Buddhist monastic community established an hour’s drive north of Spokane, near Newport. Ven. Thubten Chodron founded Sravasti Abbey and resides there.
Links to Community Building Organizations
Bringing together non-profit organizations working in a variety of fields to form a nexus of inter-related community support services, serve as a model of a dynamic civil society, and provide a space for community discussion, action and entertainment. The Community Building is based on an ideal of connected community, which maximizes the accessibility of resources and effectively utilizes the particular strengths of individual members.
Peace and Justice Action League of Spokane: The Peace and Justice Action League of Spokane (PJALS) is a local, membership organization committed to involving individuals and local communities in building foundations for a just and nonviolent world.
Futurewise: Futurewise (formerly 1000 Friends of Washington) works to protect Washington’s farms,forests and open space while keeping our communities great places to live.
Thin Air Community Radio: 95.3 FM KYRS. Thin Air Radio fills needs that other media do not, providing programming to diverse communities and unserved or underserved groups.