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Join us Sundays from 8 - 9 am and Wednesdays from 7 - 8 pm via Zoom video conferencing for live practice and teaching with Michael.

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May the suffering from which destructive behavior arises be understood and liberated.
May we never again ignore its existence in our country and in our minds.
May we redirect the energy toward a more civil and inclusive conversation.
May we tear down the silos of our insulated judgments and be kind to everyone.
May all beings have happiness and the cause of happiness.
May they be free from suffering and the cause of suffering.
May they never be separated from the perfect happiness of no suffering.
May they remain in boundless equanimity, free from attachment and aversion to those close and distant.

Much love,
🙏🏼 Michael
COCC Class: Buddhist Point of View
Buddhist Point of View Class
Thursdays, 7-9 pm, February 4 – March 11, 2021

This six week class introduces basic teachings of Buddhism by exploring the rich diversity of ideas and practices in the three major approaches to the Buddhist point of view. Taught via Zoom by Michael Stevens, Founder/Director, Natural Mind Dharma Center.

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Michael's Dharma Journal Posts
Winter in the desert emphasizes the stark reality of arid climes—no water. Today, the grey/brown tinges of desiccated plant life predominates. Since we are hiking in the Dry River bed east of Bend, there...
The Healing Power of Practice
One Million Mantras
Our sangha is sending compassion to the world by chanting the Chenrezig mantra until we accumulate one million mantras:


We have accumulated 117,443 mantras to date.
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