Forest monastery in Boston

A discussion on all aspects of Theravāda Buddhism
User avatar
Posts: 1885
Joined: Mon Jan 10, 2011 4:42 pm
Location: Concord, New Hampshire, U.S.A.

Re: Forest monastery in Boston

Post by Ron-The-Elder » Fri May 30, 2014 1:08 pm

Cittasantao, No problem. Will pass on any information that comes to my attention.

Just looked up the proposed site on MapQuest: The proposed Monestary will be in Temple, NH. (Temple, NH is roughly 52 miles south-west of where we live in Concord, NH.).

MapQuest results: ... 80daa5b6fb
What Makes an Elder? :
A head of gray hairs doesn't mean one's an elder. Advanced in years, one's called an old fool.
But one in whom there is truth, restraint, rectitude, gentleness,self-control, he's called an elder, his impurities disgorged, enlightened.
-Dhammpada, 19, translated by Thanissaro Bhikkhu.

User avatar
Posts: 474
Joined: Sun Jan 04, 2009 1:09 am
Location: Earth

Re: Forest monastery in Boston

Post by Jason » Sat May 31, 2014 1:07 am

Sokehi wrote:I know ven. Caganando from our Anagarika days at Nanachat 10 years ago. He is wonderful person, he must be an impressive monk. :anjali:
He is. I've had to the pleasure of spending some time with him while he's been staying at the Pacific Hermitage. He's extremely kind, intelligent, and has a wonderful sense of humour. Quite inspiring.
"Sabbe dhamma nalam abhinivesaya" (AN 7.58).

leaves in the hand (Buddhist-related blog)
leaves in the forest (non-Buddhist related blog)

Post Reply

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Bing [Bot], dhammapal, paul, SilaSamadhi and 88 guests