Still Mountain
Still Mountain Buddhist Meditation Center

Still Mountain Buddhist Meditation Center

A community of people practicing meditation and studying Buddhist teaching, located in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

Vision Statement

Still Mountain Buddhist Meditation Center is dedicated to developing greater freedom of the heart and mind through the practice and teachings of the Buddha.

The Still Mountain Buddhist Meditation sangha aspires to be egalitarian, transparent, and inclusive.

Rooted in the Theravada tradition, Still Mountain actively seeks meaningful dialogue between various Buddhist schools for deeper learning, understanding, and wisdom.

Participants are not asked to subscribe to any belief system but are encouraged to look to their own practice for what is useful. Teachings are offered as guidance.

Still Mountain aspires to cultivate and express kindness and compassion toward all beings.

Latest Posts

The Right Intention – David Lawson Last Talk

This talk took place during a Community Discussion that was led by David on July 18, 2021
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Still Mountain Board of Directors, officers elected

Happy New Year ! At the Board meeting on Sunday January 2, 2022 officers were elected. President - Elizabeth Cheslak Secretary - Kenneth Gourlay Treasurer...
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The Don’t Know Mind

This talk was given by Mary Grannan on December 26, 2021.
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Welcome to Our New Board

Our 2021 Board election was successful. The new Board will officially start in January.
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Upcoming Events

Most of our events are currently held online; however, everyone is welcome to join us in person or online on Sundays for our weekly meditation. If you plan to join us at the Turner Senior Resource Center, be sure you are fully vaccinated, complete the ResponsiBLUE Daily Screening Check the morning before you come, and bring a mask.

The birds have vanished down the sky.

Now the last cloud drains away.

We sit together, the mountain and me,

until only the mountain remains

[Zazen on Ching-t’ing Mountain, by Li Po (701-762)]
translated from the Chinese by Sam Hamill.