A sangha in the Theravada Buddhist tradition





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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.


All events are held at Rosemont Center, 200 Rosemont Ave NE, unless otherwise noted.◊

December 15 Almost Solstice Candlelight Potluck Dinner,
beginning at 6:00 pm.
January 1 Refresh your practice with a New Year’s Daylong Retreat,
led by our community dharma leader, Kathryn Turnipseed.
Register (no cost) here. We will not hold this retreat
unless at least 15 people register by December 10.
  Uposatha Observance Days. Steve Katona leads
daylong events on new-moon and full-moon days.
Click here for  a list of Uposatha observance days.
  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 .
  Morning sits are every weekday morning through July.
See the calendar for details.
  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.