We’ll Be Closed On Boxing Day

Appamada Alpine will be closed Wednesday, December 26th, 2018.  With the new year approaching, I hope you’ll look back with gratitude and get ready to say a big yes to 2019. Starting or rededicating a meditation practice is a great way to do just that. To those of you who’ve not been able to attend…

Evening Program – New Format

Dear Sangha, I wanted to let you know about a change to the Wednesday evening program. In an effort to make it more logistically feasible for everyone’s busy schedules, we’ve paired down our evening offering a bit. Instead of two 30-minute sits with 10 minutes of walking meditation in between, we now have a single…

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Please Note Our Holiday Schedule

Appamada Alpine will be closed on December 27th and January 3rd for our holiday break. We will reopen for morning and evening zazen on Wednesday, January 10th. We wish you a joyous holiday season!

In Memoriam, Cynthia Hood

The Big Bend area is mourning the passing of Cynthia Hood. She died suddenly early Wednesday morning.  Cynthia was amazingly strong, stunningly resilient, a loving mama, a gifted yoga teacher, a dedicated Vipassana practitioner, a graceful dancer, a lover of life, and a reliable friend to all.  My thoughts and prayers go out to her…

Changing To Wednesdays!

Starting this week, meditation will shift from Thursdays to Wednesdays, 6:10 a.m. and p.m. This will allow us to participate in future Thursday videoconference classes offered by Appamada in Austin, and it will hopefully open up our meditation time to some folks who haven’t been able to join us regularly due to other Thursday activities….

Closed for Spring Break!

Just a reminder that Appamada Alpine will be closed Thursday, March 16. We’ll resume events on Monday, March 20th, joining Appamada Austin via video conference for the Depth in Practice Study Group’s book, Mother of the Buddhas. Happy Spring!