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  Sangha Shantivanam welcomes people of all spiritual traditions interested in deepening their contemplative life.

We invite you to join us for our meetings, we meet on Sundays at 4 pm.  The Sangha room is located at 210 High Street, Santa Cruz, CA.  We enter on the left side of the building near the cul de sac.

Our meetings include Sanskrit chant, readings from Universal Wisdom and Christian traditions, chant of psalms, dharma talk, meditation, intercessory and closing prayer followed by a light potluck supper.

 

       Overview of the Sangha            Christian and Universal Wisdom

 

 

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2020 Past Events:

 

12/31/2020: 17th Annual Interfaith Vigil for Peace

https://sanghashanti.net/index.php/sangha-overview/what-we-do/new-years-eve-vigil


10/17/2020: An evening of Poetry and Song with Pico Iyer and Fr Cyprian Consiglio, OSB, Cam

 https://sanghashanti.net/index.php/sangha-overview/who-we-are/meet-fr-cyprian/books

Pico Iyer      Cyprian Consiglio 


9/6/2020: Tea Under the Tent of Abraham

 https://sanghashanti.net/index.php/sangha-overview/what-we-do/tent-of-abraham


8/16/20: Tent of Abraham, 'Race and Faith, Bearing Witness in the Tent' 

 An Interfaith Thanksgiving Eve Service


5/31/2020: Tent of Abraham, 'Learning from our spiritual traditions in the midst of pandemic'

 https://sanghashanti.net/index.php/sangha-overview/what-we-do/tent-of-abraham


 3/1/2020: Tent of Abraham, 'One Earth, Many Peoples, One Family'

 https://sanghashanti.net/index.php/sangha-overview/what-we-do/tent-of-abraham

 


   

2019 Past Events:

 


12/31/2019: 16th Annual New Year's Eve Vigil, "Caring for the Planet, Peace on Earth"

https://sanghashanti.net/index.php/sangha-overview/what-we-do/new-years-eve-vigil

Our relationship with the environment can never be isolated from our relationship with others and with God                                                                -Pope Francis,  Laudato Si, 119


  4/7/2019: Tent of Abraham; "Become Allies in Learning" Part 3

 https://sanghashanti.net/index.php/sangha-overview/what-we-do/tent-of-abraham


 1/27/2019: Tent of Abraham, "Islamophobia" Part 2

 https://sanghashanti.net/index.php/sangha-overview/what-we-do/tent-of-abraham


 

2018 Past Events: 

 


12/31/2018: 15th Annual New Year's Eve Interfaith Vigil for Peace

 https://sanghashanti.net/index.php/sangha-overview/what-we-do/new-years-eve-vigil


5/6/2018: Tent of Abraham,  "Christianity & Religious Prejudice" 

  https://sanghashanti.net/index.php/sangha-overview/what-we-do/tent-of-abraham

 

 

 

 

 • May 11, 2018 Update:

To hear Fr Cyprian's recorded talk, photos & videos, please click the following URLs: 

Recorded Talk: https://www.dropbox.com/s/b8kwfpf147pjb65/Fr.%20Cyprian%20Consiglio%2C%20Tent%20Of%20Abraham%205-6-18.m4a?dl=0

 Photos, Videos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/QXypugUTCjxt4bpWA

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Sangha Shantivanam:  210 High Street, Santa Cruz, CA

Calendar Dates

31 Jan 2021n05:00PM - 06:00PMnSangha Meeting via zoom
07 Feb 2021n05:00PM - 06:15PMnSangha Meeting & Service Committee Meeting via zoom
14 Feb 2021n05:00PM - 06:00PMnSangha Meeting via zoom
21 Feb 2021n05:00PM - 06:15PMnSangha Meeting via zoom
28 Feb 2021n05:00PM - 06:00PMnSangha Meeting via zoom