A sangha in the Theravada Buddhist tradition




Albuquerque Vipassana Sangha is a community that aspires to realize the liberating potential of the dharma—the teachings of the Buddha
Our meditation gatherings, dharma talks and other activities are open to all. We always like to see new faces and old friends. Please join us.



New book group for the summer. Make new friends while
discussing Victor Frankl’s Man’s Search for Meaning.
Click here for details.
June 30 Brian Lesage, visiting teacher, is speaking on
Embodying Simplicity.
Brian is also in town on September 8.
July 14, 16, 17 DaeJa Napier, visits for three events on the theme Equanimity.
See the flier for details.
Sound recordings are available for dharma talks by community
dharma leaders and visiting teachers. Click here for a list of AVS recordings. For online resources, including recordings, see
Resources in the Menu.
Our community dharma leader Kathryn Turnipseed offers
individual practice discussions. If you would like to schedule
a discussion, you may contact her at .
Watch for half-day sits on weekends, 9 am – 12:30 pm.
Beginners and seasoned practitioners are welcome.
Meditators may join in the half-day event at any point.
We encourage members to set up small groups for study and
practice.  If you are interested in establishing a group and
finding people to join, click here.
We have an Ethics and Reconciliation Council to encourage
mutual respect and reconciliation within our community.
For more information about the council or for help dealing
with a conflict or grievance within the community, click here.
If you leave your car on Rosemont, please park at least a couple
of car lengths away from Broadway so the semi-trailer trucks
have enough room to maneuver onto the street.