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                  Meditation and Mindfulness

The Way of Compassion Dharma Center is located in Carbondale, Colorado. The sister Dharma center is the Here and Now Center in Gunnison, CO. We also serve a virtual sangha of distributed practitioners across the nation. We are a Rime (non-sectarian) Buddhist center dedicated to the cultivation of wisdom and compassion through the study of Buddhist Dharma. Every Wednesday (except Holiday weeks - please call to check) from 6:00- 7:30 join us and our spiritual director John Bruna for a guided meditation and talk with time for questions. This is a live Zoom broadcast that we watch on a projector as a group from Gunnison. Chairs, meditation cushions, and bathroom provided. Please bring water if needed. for more information.

The live session is held at The Here and Now Center (115 S. Colorado Street, Gunnison -  right South of the Sherpa Cafe).  This teaching broadcast is offered free of charge.  We always have a donation jar out for the non-profit organization Way of Compassion Foundation.  To learn more about what they do in Colorado and around the world visit (

On holiday weeks the Zoom broadcast will still be available for you to watch from home.  If you are sick or have had an exposure to Covid-19, please stay home and join us via Zoom from this link:

You do not have to be Buddhist to enjoy and benefit from these teachings.  People from all walks of life and spiritual paths join us to meditate and think about teachings together. 

Dusty and Jessica provide the space for this event in their home/office space.  Dusty has become a certified Mindful Life Program teacher and is now offering 8 week courses as well as weekend intensives on mindfulness and meditation.  Jessica is on her way to getting certified as well.  To learn more call Jessica at (970) 641-6095 or visit


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