Marici Branch-Out January 2023

Starting 2023 in a beautiful way: planting trees for the environment, and connecting with the community! Marici Fellowship Branch out event on Jan 14th 2023 was a special event. We were requested to come back to this location by Christine Clark, a Green Seattle Forest Steward and representative of the local Duwamish area community group. We made many new friends…

Composite picture of Marici volunteers and the Marici logo with the date of the event

Register Now for Seattle’s Winter Event 2023 Jan 6-7

Register today for a wonderful volunteer opportunity with The Marici Fellowship! The Caring By Sharing Big Winter Event 2023 will take place on January 6th and 7th. Volunteer space is limited. Please click below to register! https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/5677536

November Meal Service-Momos in Seattle

Dagmo Lhanze la and the Momo Making Team came together this month to provide a special meal offering for Marici’s monthly meal to Bob G’s Shelter in Seattle. 4 trays of momos amounting to 400 pieces! The service also included a beautiful salad and Chocolate fudge.  Please click an image to view full size. And check out the video as…

Tree Planting Story and Pictures

The first Marici Branch-out event of 2022 was a huge success! 170 plants were planted by very happy (if slightly drenched) volunteers in West Seattle. Special thanks to Noah for organizing this!

Branch Out Planting Event 10/22

This Saturday, October 22nd at 1:00 pm, is the Marici Branch Out Initiative Planting Event in West Seattle! Sign up to volunteer! Each Branch-out event involves participation in the recitation of special prayers and Mantras given to us by H.E. Avikrita Rinpoche to create a sacred, protected space for the trees to be planted and then together volunteers will plant…

Dana Garden Fall Harvest 2022

The Marici Fellowship in Seattle has garden we call The Dana Garden. Although the summer started late, we had a bountiful harvest. Our harvest at the end of September was the last Big Crop before the weather changes. 40lbs went to the West Seattle Food Bank. The Marici Fellowship continues to forge beneficial relations with this familiar site.     Please…

Rinpoche at a table outdoors covered in colorful cloth, beneath prayer flags

Marici Yatra

The first ever Marici Yatra took place near Granite Falls in Washington State on Aug 21, 2022. More than 40 Fellowship members and monks attended. Rinpoche led the “yatra,” guiding participants in establishing the right motivation then the process of visualizing the objects of refuge and reciting mantras to transform an ordinary hike in nature into an extraordinary pilgrimage dedicated…

Seattle Fellowship August Meal Service

Marici Fellowship volunteers in Seattle, including three professional chefs, worked together to prep meal service of plantain enchiladas, sliced mangoes, jicama slaw, apples and cookies for desert for Bob’ G’s Shelter. Working for others benefits oneself immensely, increasing merit and a sense of connection to the world. please reach out to us if you’d like to find out how you…

A Lama and a woman hold food they have prepared

Summer Meal Service

Meal service in the Seattle area continues throughout the summer. Here, we share some pictures from food preparation, which went to Bob G’s Shelter at The Inn at Queen Anne in Central Seattle. The meal was Mediterranean veggie pita sandwiches with fruit and cookies. 🙂 As always, please reach out to us if you’d like to find out how you can…

Marici Fellowship Sponsors Eye Surgery in India

The Marici Fellowship has sponsored a man in Bylakuppe, south India for his eye surgery. གཞིས་ཆགས་སྦེལ་ཀོབ་ནས་ཡིན་པའི་སྤོ་ལགས་ཁོང་ནི་ལོ་ན་བགྲེས་ཤིང་། སྤྱན་ཟུང་ལོང་ལ་ཉེ་བའི་ཛ་དྲག་གི་དུས་སྐབས་སུ་འོད་ཟེར་ཅན་མ་མཆེད་གྲོགས་ཚོགས་པ་རེ་བ་ཆེན་པོ་བཅངས་པར་ལྟར། ད་ལན་ཁོང་གི་སྤྱན་བཤགས་བཅོས་ཀྱི་མཐུན་འགྱུར་རོགས་རམ་ཞུས་ཏེ་སྨན་བཅོས་ལེགས་གྲུབ་བྱུང་།