AdmiralJim wrote:Hi Tam, Good to hear from you, how did you find living in a buddhist community? I have often thought about ordaining because I cannot afford the traditional 3 year retreat.
for me it was fantastic. It was a very small centre and held only meditation classes. I used to stay at another bigger centre some weekends for teachings. I was hoping to move to the bigger centre but where it is situated i had no way of supporting myself financially.