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

Supporting Still Mountain with Generosity

Dear ones, Today we ask if you would consider making a gift to Still Mountain. Your generosity to Still Mountain allows you and everyone who...
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Community Meeting Minutes, October 16, 2022

President’s Comment – “Let loving kindness prevail in every moment.”   Treasurer’s Report – Lisa Zucker Still Mountain finances are stable at this time. Other items...
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October Retreat with John Orr

October 7-9, 2022, we held an online weekend retreat led by Buddhist teacher John Orr.
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Introduction to Mindfulness Meditation

By Bilha Rivlin and Ken Morley  Date & Time: Mondays 10:30am – 12:00pm, Oct 17 – Nov 21 Mindfulness is a gateway to lasting personal transformation. Learn...
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Upcoming Events

Saturday Morning Meditation Dec 3 8:00 am - 8:30 am
Sunday Meditation and Sharing Dec 4 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Monday Night Meditation and Sharing Dec 5 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Tuesday Morning Meditation Dec 6 6:30 am - 7:15 am
Thursday Morning Online Meditation Dec 8 8:00 am - 8:30 am
Saturday Morning Meditation Dec 10 8:00 am - 8:30 am
Sunday Meditation and Sharing Dec 11 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Tuesday Morning Meditation Dec 13 6:30 am - 7:15 am

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.