Black History Discussion Series

Marici Fellowship’s Allyship Program: Discussion of Black History Dates: Saturdays, March 26; April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30; May 7, 14, 21 Time: 4:30-5:30pm, PT Facilitated by: Samantha Branca and Teresa Lamb

Feb 2022 Branch Out Event Photos

We are so happy to announce that On February 19th, 2022 the Marici Fellowship Branch-out Initiative was able to plant a total of 40 Ferns and Oregon Grape native species plants. These plants are vital to creating the understory growth needed for a healthy wooded area. The location was created to restore greenspace to the neighborhood, and is designated to…

Hanging Portrait

Winter Caring by Sharing Event 2022

We are so happy to announce that The Marici Fellowship Winter giving event was finally able to take place this past weekend after many delays due to Covid safety concerns. To make things as safe as possible we kept the amount of participants to a small group of core volunteers. Prior to distribution we gathered together outside Sakya monastery to…

Announcing the Marici Fellowship Branch Out Initiative

འོད་ཟེར་ཅན་མའི་ལྗོན་ཤིང་ཡལ་ག་རྒྱས་པའི་ལས་གཞི། Join us in our global Buddhist movement to plant trees – as many trees as we can. Whether planting at home, in a community area, or sponsoring tree-planting elsewhere, our goal is to join the traditional Buddhist practice of generosity dedicated to the welfare of all living beings with a contemporary response to the climate crisis. Click the link…

Photos and Thoughts from Caring By Sharing “Warm Nights”

On behalf of His Eminence Avikrita Vajra Rinpoche, Sakya Monastery, and Marici Fellowship volunteers, we would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to Monastery members and all the many donors who helped bring warmth, shelter, and food to the growing houseless community in Seattle. Through the Marici Fellowship’s Caring By Sharing “Warm Nights” campaign, your donations, along with support given…

Starting May 5, 2021: Book Club Presents “Love And Rage”

Book Club Series | Love And Rage: The Path of Liberation through Anger | Lama Rod Owens Date: Starts Wednesday May 5th, 7pm Frequency: Every Wednesday Cost: No fee, Donations accepted. Starting in May, our Book Club will be discussing Love and Rage: The Path of Liberation through Anger by Lama Rod Owens. Book Club meets online via Zoom every other…

Marici Fellowship in Delhi, December 8

Marici Fellowship Day of Caring in New Delhi Marici Fellowship volunteers worked tirelessly in Delhi throughout the day, starting at 5am with hot food, provisions and medical assistance to people in need of care. In total, nearly 500 people helped on this day, near the Kashmir Gate area of New Delhi. The Fellowship finished the day by giving bags of…

Worldwide Fellowship Activities, Autumn 2020

In the Autumn of 2020 The Marici Fellowship performed actions throughout the world, benefiting beings in our local communities. During this time, the spread of COVID-19 has caused incredible suffering around the globe. Marici Fellowship members from varous communities around the world have come together, using safe methods of distancing and protection, to shine the light of compassion on those…

Caring By Sharing 2021: “Warm Nights” Sleeping Bag Drive

Caring By Sharing “Warm Nights” Sleeping Bag Drive Help us say goodbye to 2020 and begin the New Year with compassion by bringing warmth to those in need! The Caring by Sharing Event is very different this Winter due to COVID concerns. Rather than gathering a large group of volunteers to meet, shop, pack, prepare food and deliver items for…

Handmade Masks

COVID Prevention Outreach team creates Masks

During the COVID-19 Pandemic, Samantha Branca organized members of the Marici Fellowship outreach team in a wonderful event: a project to cut, assemble, and sew masks for Seeding Sovereignty, a project that helps prevent the spread of Covid among indigenous peoples of The Navajo Nation in New Mexico. 150 masks have already been created and sent in! If you are…