Basic Sobriety Meeting

with Eric Rainbeau

December 5th

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    The meeting after the meeting focuses on the first three steps as the ground of recovery.

    This meditation and discussion group brings together Shambhala Buddhism, meditation practice and the Twelve Steps of Recovery.  Meetings are anonymous and confidential and explore the relationship of addictions and recovery to our personal paths as warriors, bodhisattvas, and meditation practitioners.

     Meeting format includes:

    • sitting practice

    • reading from Basic Sobriety by Eric Rainbeau,

    • discussion and exploration by group members, sharing our personal experience, strength and hope

    • short closing recovery dharma talk

    • closing meditation and dedication of merit


    Open to all who are

    • Buddhist practitioners (from any tradition), or

    • 12 Step practitioners (from any program), or

    • Individuals interested in exploring the relationship of meditation to recovery from addiction and addictive behaviors


    There is no charge for these meetings, however donations are humbly accepted.