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Community of Mindful Living / Bow Valley Sangha

Community of Mindful Living Bow Valley
Bow Valley Sangha
518 – 2 Street
Canmore, AB
T1W 2K5


Resident lay teacher: Mary Dumka

Lineage: Current teachers – Ajahn Sona, Bhante Gunaratana, Ajahn Chah, Ajahn Mun. Former teacher – Thich Nhat Hanh

Practices: Chanting sutras, commentary study, discussion groups, meditation, retreats, sutra study

Meditation: Breaths (counting), breaths (noticing), calming (shamatha), insight (vipassana), loving kindness (metta)

Public activities: Weekly sitting group in evening. Day of mindfulness on moon days (full, new, quarters) when teacher is available. Occasional retreats.

Language: English

Established: 1994

Updated: March 2022. Appears defunct.