Thay has taught us that without Sangha, there is no Buddha, there is no Dharma. Sangha is essential to our practice. To find a Sangha near you, check out the directory at the Mindfulness Bell website
With the awareness of the need to help build, develop and strengthen our community, the Foundation is honored to provide funding for the Dharma Outreach Program and Sangha building activities. This application process and funding is available to support new local Sanghas, existing Sanghas wishing to reach a new group of people or consolidate the community, programs bringing the Plum Village practice to people in our society, etc.
Sanghas may also apply for a free Sangha resource kit by completing a streamlined application.
A Sangha in a Box resource kit may also be purchased at a cost of $120. This price includes the material expenses and the shipping costs. (Street address shipments only, no P.O. boxes and please provide us your phone and email address with your order).
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The New Sangha Handbook is a 47-page sharing that includes the Mindfulness Trainings, guidance for Sangha activities and facilitation, and other practice and teaching information. The handbook is included in the Sangha in a Box start-up kit. It can also be downloaded.
(If you purchase or apply for Sangha in a Box, please kindly let us know if you download the New Sangha Handbook and do not need a copy to be included).
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The Open Heart Mindfulness Community of Wisconsin shares about how their Sangha has flourished using the tools offered in the Sangha In A Box kit. Read their story.