Welcome to
The Philadelphia Meditation Center
  (An IRC 501c3) Non-Profit Corporation)
8 East Eagle Road,  Havertown, PA 19083   Tel. 610.853.8200   
Email: phlmedctr@aol.com

The Dharma Discussion Scheduled for May 28th
has been Cancelled


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Upcoming Special Events

A PMC Residential  Weekend Retreat
Friday- Saturday- Sunday
June 9, 10, 11, 2017
Awakening our Natural Wisdom
Led by Greg Scharf
To be held at
Saint Raphaela Center
616 Coopertown Road
Haverford, Pennsylvania

"Greg's gentle teaching combines skillful instruction and guidance with a compassionate warmth that helps the meditator negotiate the sometimes rocky/sometimes blissful path on retreat." R.L.

Greg Scharf

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Meditative Yoga Workshop
Led by
Heidi Scheer
The Philadelphia Meditation Center
8 East Eagle Road
Havertown, Pennsylvania
May 27, 2017
9 AM to 4 PM
This Workshop is offered on a Dana Basis
Donations to PMC and Heidi are gratefully appreciated
Please provide your own lunch

Heidi Scheer

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Philadelphia Meditation Center Schedule
1-Monday-Book Discussion 7:30 PM
2-Tuesday-Meditation 7:30 PM

3-Wednesday-Meditation and Recovery 7:30 PM
4-Thursday-Meditation 7:30 PM
6-Saturday Morning Extended Meditation
6-Saturday-Afternoon Meditation Session 2-5 PM
7-Sunday-Meditation 7:30 PM
9-Tuesday-Meditation 7:30 PM
10-Wednesday-Meditation and Recovery 7:30 PM
11-Thursday-Meditation 7:30 PM
13-Saturday- Shakuhachi Lessons
13-Saturday-Saturday Afternoon Meditation 2-5 PM
14-Sunday- Shakuhachi Lessons
14-Sunday-Meditation 7:30 PM
15-Monday-Book Discussion 7:30 PM
16-Tuesday-Meditation 7:30 PM
17-Wednesday-Meditation and Recovery 7:30 PM
18-Thursday-Meditation 7:30 PM
20-Saturday-Afternoon Meditation Session 2-5 PM
21-Sunday-Meditation 7:30 PM
23-Tuesday-Meditation 7:30 PM
24-Wednesday-Meditation and Recovery 7:30 PM
25-Thursday-Meditation 7:30 PM
27-Saturday-Meditative Yoga Workshop
27-Saturday- Shakuhachi Lessons
28-Sunday- Shakuhachi Lessons

28-Sunday-Dharma Discussion 4:30-6:30PM
28-Sunday-Meditation 7:30 PM
30-Tuesday-Meditation 7:30 PM
31-Wednesday-Meditation and Recovery 7:30 PM
3-Saturday Morning Extended Meditation
3--Saturday-Afternoon Meditation Session 2-5 PM
4-Sunday-Meditation 7:30 PM
5-Monday-Book Discussion 7:30 PM
6-Tuesday-Meditation 7:30 PM
7-Wednesday-Meditation and Recovery 7:30 PM
8-Thursday-Meditation 7:30 PM
9-10-11- Weekend Retreat with Greg Scharf
10-Saturday-Afternoon Meditation
11-Sunday-Meditation 7:30 PM CANCELLED
13-Tuesday-Meditation 7:30 PM
14-Wednesday-Meditation and Recovery 7:30 PM
15-Thursday-Meditation 7:30 PM

17-Saturday-Afternoon Meditation Session 2-5 PM
18-Sunday-Dharma Discussion 4:30 6:30 PM
18-Sunday-Meditation 7:30 PM
19-Monday-Book Discussion 7:30 PM
20-Tuesday-Meditation 7:30 PM
21-Wednesday-Meditation and Recovery 7:30 PM
22-Thursday-Meditation 7:30 PM
24-Saturday- Shakuhachi Lessons
25-Sunday- Shakuhachi Lessons

25-Sunday-Meditation 7:30 PM
27-Tuesday-Meditation 7:30 PM
28-Wednesday-Meditation and Recovery 7:30 PM
29-Thursday-Meditation 7:30 PM

-"To be attached to a certain view
and to look upon other views as inferior,   
this the wise call a fetter
Shakyamuni  Buddha

          Meditation and Recovery
Sitting on the cushion, the next right step
Ongoing Weekly Meeting on Wednesday evenings
At The Philadelphia Meditation Center
Doors open at 7 pm
Meeting starts at 7:30 pm

Mindfulness is the path to the deathless;
Heedlessness is the path to death.
The mindful do not die;
But the heedless are as if dead already.
Dhammapada 21

Regular Sitting Practice:
Sittings are held in silence, on cushions or chairs.
The evening format includes
2 half-hour sitting sessions
separated  by a 15-minute walking meditation.
The Saturday morning format
consists of 45 minute sittings
and some walking, inside or outside.
Cleanup/clerical jobs follows for those who wish to stay.

Sunday, Tuesday  and Thursday
Center opens at 7 PM
Sitting from 7:30 to 8:45 PM

Saturday Morning
Once each  month 8-12 Noon
8:00 A.M.    Center  opens
8:30 - 9:00   Instruction for beginners   
or practice discussion
9:00 - 11:45    Sitting and walking
12 Noon Center Cleanup  (Thanks!)

Dharma Discussion Forth Sunday of Month
With Beth Adelson 4:30  to  6:30  PM

Saturday Afternoon Meditation
First and Third Saturday of the Month
From 2 to 5 PM
for Silent Sitting and Walking Meditation.
Meditators are welcome to participate
in all or a portion of the Session