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The Wisdom Center of Santa Cruz provides an inviting space for wisdom-seeking individuals to come together, explore the root of human goodness, and unveil the essential nature in Wisdom traditions. While reflecting the Buddhist affiliations of it’s founders, our goal is to generate enlightened activity through awareness, insight, and compassion in individuals and community.


DamoZuShiFriday, March 22nd
Wisdom Center Film Series presents
Damo Zu Shi: The Life of Bodhidharma
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Garuda3Saturday, April 6th
Flight of the Garuda (Part 3) with Lama Lena
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TrancosoFriday, April 12th
Vajrayana Foundation invites you to attend
Tibetan Healing Chod Ceremony with Frederico Trancoso
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ValiAnnaFriday, April 19th
Sounds of Wisdom presents
Sacred Sounds of the Crystal Healing Bowls with ValiAnna Divine´
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FierceLightFriday, April 26th
Wisdom Center Film Series and REELWORK Labor Film Festival present
Fierce Light: When Spirit Meets Action
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SoulMaySaturday and Sunday, May 18-19
Soul Retreival & Long-Life Ceremony with Geshe Dangsong Namgyal
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NEW 10-WEEK CLASS Starts, April 9th
Tuesdays 6:30-8:30 pm
Cognitively Based Compassion Training with Lisa DuPont, MS
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SmileAtFearNew 4-week Class
March 13th - April 3rd
Wednesdays 6-8 pm
Smile at Fear, Pema Chödron Conversations with Denice Everham
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TrueHappinessContinuing Class
1st & 3rd Fridays 10:30 am - Noon
Unlocking True Happiness with Ven. Tenzin Chogkyi, Land of Medicine Buddha
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