The Wet Mountain Sangha!
Zen Buddhist Community in Pueblo, Colorado
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Wet Mountain Sangha is a Zen Buddhist community
dedicated to the path of awakening.
group meets weekly on Wednesdays at
6:00 for meditation as well as on the second
and fourth Saturday mornings of each month.
There are no membership dues or sign-up sheets.
The sangha considers anyone to be a member who
wishes to be.
All are welcome, and no prior experience is
necessary. A brief orientation to meditation
is available on Wednesdays at 5:40 p.m.
Mountain Sangha: 719
meditation instructor at
Steering Committee Chair,at 719 248-1542
for more information about sittings, precept classes,
koan study, wayfarer
or the next Introduction to Meditation class.
Wet Mountain Sangha is a Zen Buddhist
community in Pueblo, Colorado. The sangha
is part of the Open Source Network, a
network of zen practice communities and
individuals in the western United States
committed to co-creation, life in this
world, and awakening together.
recently updated 12-08-13)
to Zen Meditation, with David Cockrell.
A two-class series, Saturdays, December 14 and
21, 10 - 11:30 am at the Center for Inner Peace. Contact
Cockrell at 719 994-3278 for more information
and to RSVP. See more about the class on the Schedule
Years' Day service and celebration. New Years
falls on a Wednesday this year, and the regular Wednesday
evening sitting will be held as always. Our service
for this day will also include a chance for everyone
to participate in ringing in the new year with 108
rings of our auspicious temple bell.
gathering will convene at 3:00 in the afternoon
at the Center. 3:00 - 4:00 will provide an opportunity
for informal discussion with sangha members.
vegetarian potluck dinner will be served at 4:00.
Contact David Cockrell for suggestions on food to
the meal, at about 4:30 or so, we will hold our
annual all-sangha membership meeting. This is an
opportunity to bring your questions and suggestions
concerning our many sangha events and practice opportunities.
In particular, if you have recommendations for changes
or additions to our Wednesday or Saturday services,
dharma study groups, work with our teachers, our
meditation hall, or in general why we do things
the way we do, bring them on January 1!
from all of us in this annual event helps to keep
the lines of sangha communication open and current,
and it guides the direction for our sangha for the
new year. Plus, it's just fun to celebrate the New
Year with dharma friends!
Study. Third Sunday of each month from 10:00 am
to 12 noon at Monika Stanelle's house, 1974 Kingfisher
Ct. in Pueblo. The dharma study group is working with
Peter Hershock's Chan Buddhism. Contact Merrilee
for more information and for the koan for the next
session. The next meeting will be December 15 and will
be led by Merrilee Barnett. The chapters for discussion
on the Regular Events
page for Saturday practice opprtunities, meditations,
dharma study, and Introduction to Zen Meditation classes.
If you're new to practice, there's a summary of our
basic forms there as well. Practice leaders can find
the current leadership schedule there too!
on Schedule for information
about upcoming retreats and special events.