SAVE THE DATE! – THIS IS IT 3

By Simona Coayla-Duba

Pssssst…THIS IS IT 3 coming soon!! Save the date for Sept 26-Nov 7 to join Earth Holders from around the world for an online retreat that explores the interconnection of ecological-social-racial justice. Retreat teachers are committed to accessibility. No one will be turned away for lack of funds.

Treaty People Gathering * STOP LINE 3 Call to Action * June 5-8th

By Simona Coayla-Duba

Dear Earth Holders,  We are invited to stand with the Earth and to protect the rivers. On June 5-8 in northern Minnesota there will be a Treaty People Gathering, a call to action of historic resistance towards the construction of the Enbridge Line 3 tar sands oil pipeline which crosses through Anishinaabe treaty land and the headwaters of the…

Earth Holder End-of-Year Love Letter

By Simona Coayla-Duba

Earth Holder End-of-Year Love Letter (click here to view original email)December, 2020 Dear Thay, Dear Community, We know you are there and we are very happy! With gratitude, we extend our end of year greetings to you, the Earth Holder Community and wider Plum Village Community of Engaged Buddhism.  At the heart of our mindfulness…

Thich Nhat Hanh’s Earliest Environmental Message

By Heather Mann

The Dai Dong Conference offers a powerful teaching for now 1970, Thich Nhat Hanh, Sr Chan Khong, and their friend Alfred Hassler organized a first-of-its-kind international environmental conference. The effort culminated in a message from 2,200 scientists from 23 countries, entitled: “A Message to Our 3.5 Billion Neighbors on Planet Earth from 2,200 Environmental Scientists.”…

An Earth Holder Report & Invitation

By Heather Mann

Dear Friends, Good news! The Earth Holder Community took great leaps forward this past year. We want to share some of the good news with you and hope that you might want to support our continuation.  Inspiring Good News In the spring, the Earth Holder Sangha became the Earth Holder Community, an Earth Justice Initiative in…

Retreat Announcement: We are the Earth Walking on Earth

By Heather Mann

Earth Holder Retreat Feb 26 – Mar 1, 2020 Deer Park Monastery, Escondido, California  Registration Fee starts at $200FINANCIAL AID AVAILABLE. For more information visit deerparkmonastery.org Please join us for this 5-day mindfulness retreat. The freshness and beauty of the chaparral in springtime will be the setting for this retreat.  This retreat will offer opportunities…

ARISE Sangha Offers First Webinar

By Heather Mann

Sunday, November 178am Pacific/11am Eastern What Does It Mean to Awaken Through Race, Intersectionality, and Social Equity? ARISE is excited to be hosting our first 90-minute online webinar. We invite you to join us as we explore how we awaken through race, intersectionality and social equity. A panel of our core members will share personal…