The Pacific Hermitage has been evolving over the past five years, steadily becoming more of what it’s intended to be – a place of quiet practice for the monks and a source of teachings and inspiration for the lay community. Over time and with a consistent monastic presence, more and more people are discovering, benefiting from and supporting this small, tenacre monastery just outside White Salmon, Washington. The relatively simple needs of the monks are met completely by lay offerings.

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