Open Way Sanghas
Our sanghas are rooted in the Zen based mindfulness tradition of the Order of Interbeing, part of a world-wide community inspired by teacher and Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh.
The Open Way Mindfulness Center in Missoula, MT is home to Open Way & Be Here Now Sanghas and also hosts many other community classes and events, see our calendar for more info.
Open Way Mindfulness Center - 702 Brooks Missoula, Montana - 406-549-9005 -openwaysangha [at] aol [dot] com
Missoula Interfaith Collaborative (MIC):
Open Way/Be Here Now Partnership Info
Join us for an intersangha (Open Way/Be Here Now) event on Friday August 1st starting at 6:30pm. We'll be having a potluck followed by a short presentation from Casey Dunning, director of the Missoula Interfaith Collaborative (MIC). At 7:30pm we'll be showing the documentary A Place at the Table to help kick off our August food drive collection month. Free! A $5 donation for the Missoula Food Bank is suggested. Location: Open Way.
Please bring a dish to share and feel free to bring your family & friends along. The more the merrier! Read more »
1 Aug 2014 - 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Ready for reading & enjoying: Open Way's 2013 Winter edition of News & Views, Ripening Practice: Gifts Along the Path. A big thank you to Steve Allison-Bunnell for all of his hard work and to all of those that contributed to the newsletter. Our current editon is filled with wonderful personal stories, photographs, poems, sangha info and news and 2014 Open Way retreat dates.
Our Winter 2010, 2011 and 2012 editions are also still available for a gander, see attached. Read more »
Open Way Sangha
Tuesdays 7pm sharp – 9pm
Our Traditional Sangha meeting. From 6:30 p.m. until meditation starts at 7:00, tea and conversation are available in the library/kitchen area. You may bring your own sitting cushion or bench to meditation or use one of the many cushions or chairs available at the Center. Program starts with two 20 minute sitting periods with walking meditation inbetween. The second hour is devoted to either tea meditation, mindfulness trainings, dharma discussion or a talk - see calendar for schedule. Free and open to all.
Be Here Now Sangha
Mondays 7:30pm – 8:45pm
An open, relaxed format meditation group beginning with 20 minutes of sitting meditation followed by walking meditation, a group reading, sharing circle, and closing with a gratitude and healing circle. Free and open to all - a great group for beginner and experienced practitioners alike!
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Attached you'll find an updated list of local Missoula Meditation Practice Communities. There are many wonderful groups that meet weekly in various traditions. Be sure to check them out and see which one you connect with, all are open and free to attend.