~ May all beings be free from suffering ~ Cleveland Area Sanghas

CloudWater Zendo  is located on Cleveland's west side. Activities include group meditation, Ch'an retreats and intensives, classes on Buddhism, and T'ai Chi and Chinese Internal Arts.

Mindfulness Meditation Akron provides Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) classes and insight meditation in the Akron area.

Songtsen Gampo Buddhist Center of ClevelandNewly-incorporated (2008) nonprofit Buddhist Center directed by Tibetan Buddhist nun, Ani Palmo.  The aim in starting this center is to form a true spiritual community.  Members will have a place to call home where we can join together in practice, receive Lamas, hold programs for children, and provide a peaceful refuge for the greater community.

Jewel Heart Gelek Rimpoche's Jewel Heart is an educational and cultural institute whose doors are open to all.  Its purpose is to transmit the essence of Tibetan Buddhism in an authentic and accessible form.  Jew Heart provides guidance and practical methods to anyone interested in spiritual development as well as to those who wish to engage in Buddhist practice.

Mindful Moments offers classes, opportunities to practice mindfulness meditation, and retreats. Dr. Rubel also offers psychotherapy grounded in mindfulness practices.

The Cleveland Buddhist Temple.   Euclid, Ohio Temple offers Shin and Zen teachings and meditation practices.

The Buddhist Peace Fellowship.  Cleveland branch of the group which was founded in San Francisco in 1978.  Links Buddhist teachings of wisdom and compassion with progressive social change.

The Cleveland Zazen Group, an affiliate of the Rochester Zen Center, has met for over 30 years in Cleveland Heights.  The group has regularly scheduled zazen sits.

The Cleveland Shambhala Meditation Group is affiliated with a group of meditation centers founded by Tibetan Buddhist meditation master Chögyam Trungpa, Rinpoche.

Northeast Ohio Buddhist News – Supporting and engaging the diverse Northeast Ohio Buddhist community by providing a central source for news, events and networking.

Dharma Heart: A Soto Zen Practice Space - A warm, friendly place to practice the forms of Soto Zen. We are guided by the practice of our teacher, Tenshin Reb Anderson Roshi, Senior Dharma Teacher and former abbot of the San Francisco Zen Center.

Insight Meditation of Cleveland supports meditation and mindfulness practices based on the teachings of the Buddha, regardless of which tradition is practiced.  These links are to other sanghas in the Northeast Ohio area.

Beatitude Ladder – Mindfulness meditation using the Beatitudes as a foundation. Meditation is open to all and not associated with any church or denomination.

True Names Sangha (in the tradition of Thich Nhat Hanh),  This group meets every Thursday evening from 7 - 8:30 in the Chapel in the Mullen Building at Ursuline College.  For more information, please contact Karen Lee at wolfgrrr@gmail.com.