People from all walks of life are welcome to participate in this supportive faith community.
Buddhism also thrives in the Twin Cities, with more than 30 centers in the area. Clouds in Water Zen Center in St. Paul welcomes people of any background to its daily meditations, classes, workshops, retreats and Dharma talks via online audio files. Part of a larger nonprofit, Diamond Way Buddhist Center in Minneapolis also welcomes people from all walks of life and faith traditions to participate in meditation in an intimate, supportive atmosphere. Minnesota Buddhist Vihara is a Theraveda monastery where children and adults go to learn about the teachings of Buddha through cultural and ritual events.