Northampton Insight Meditation Community
Pioneer Valley Sanghas
Buddhist Links

Engaged Buddhism

Buddhist Peace Fellowship
"Bringing together Buddhism and progressive social change."

Center for Contemplative Mind in Society
"A non-profit organization which works to integrate contemplative awareness and contemporary life, to help create a more just, compassionate, and reflective society."

Prison Dharma Network
Seeks to "transform lives by providing prisoners with the most effective contemplative tools for self-transformation and rehabilitation."

Zen Peacemakers
"Dedicated to actualizing the interconnectedness of life and the integration of the spirit of Zen with all aspects of society."

Literature & Teachings

Access to Insight
Directory of Buddhist reading materials online. Includes a glossary of Pali and Buddhist terms.

Dharma Seed
Offers recorded dharma talks by teachers in the Vipassana tradition, available for streaming or download.

News & Networking
A cooperatively developed "online community for Buddhists worldwide, providing news, audio dharma, articles, books, practice resources and more."

A social networking site based on the invitation "Let's Change the World."

Study & Retreat Centers

Barre Center for Buddhist Studies
"For the integration of scholarly understanding and meditative insight."

Insight Meditation Society
"Meditation retreats for the cultivation of awareness and compassion."

Maezumi Institute
"The major study/practice center of the Zen Peacemakers."



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