Virtual Sit-and-Share Topic 09-08-2021

Burning Logs with flames clinging (upadana)

What is clinging?
There are four kinds of clinging:
Clinging to pleasure.
Clinging to views.
Clinging to rules, techniques and vows.
Clinging to self.

~ Buddha [source: The Sayings of the Buddha: Reflections for Every Day: August 9 (by William Wray)]

MONDAY, August 09, 2021

No registration is required. The meeting link is –

…alternatively, you can connect manually, with Zoom meeting ID 453 777 7699 and passcode ‘5ps‘.

The topic is for contemplation, reflection and sharing at the online virtual ‘Sit-and-Share’ meditation meeting via Zoom from…

11:30 am PDT (eg San Francisco/Vancouver)
12:30 pm MDT (eg Denver)
1:30 pm CDT (eg Chicago)
2:30 pm EDT (eg New York/Tampa)
7:30 pm BST (eg Dublin/London)
8:30 pm CEST/CAT (eg France/Botswana)
9:30 pm EAT (eg Kenya)

…ready for a prompt start at the top of the hour. This meeting’s topic was chosen by Noreen, who will also be our ‘Sit-and-Share’ host.

PLEASE NOTE: The meeting is scheduled to start at 8 pm (UK/Ireland) and close at or before 9:15 pm but the Zoom meeting room will be open 30-minutes before and 15-minutes after for conversation, connection and fellowship.

All welcome.

Image – ‘Upadana S’mores’ at the Buddhist Recovery Summit, Lacey, Washington, USA – October 2019