December 2019

27Dec(Dec 27)3:00 PM05Jan(Jan 5)11:30 AMNew Year's Insight Meditation Retreat(December 27) 3:00 PM - (January 5) 11:30 AM Upper Retreat Hall Teacher(s): Eugene Cash; Pamela Weiss; DaRa Williams; Tuere Sala; Devon Hase (assistant); Nolitha Tsengiwe (assistant) CommuterNo prerequisite

Event Details

Dates: Friday, December 27, 3:00pm – Sunday, January 5, 11:30am; 9 nights
Sliding Scale: $2700 – 1200, PLUS a donation to the teacher(s) and retreat staff. Code 320R19.

Retreat Description:
This is a traditional Insight Meditation (vipassana) retreat with sitting and walking in silence, and regular meetings with teachers. Each day there will be systematic meditation instructions, dharma talks and gentle yoga. We will mark the turning of the year with a late evening sitting and simple ceremony on New Year’s Eve. In celebration of the New Year, our focus will be on cultivating loving awareness and embracing each moment as fresh and new. All are welcome.

Lottery Details:
Status notifications for the lottery registration were sent out Friday, August 30, 2019. If you did not take part in the lottery, you are welcome to submit a wait list application, but please know that there are over 200 people currently on the wait list. Your chances are better the longer you can wait for an opening.

General Information

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Also remember that the cost above is priced as a sliding scale. Please pay at the highest level of the sliding scale that you can afford. This allows others who need to pay less the opportunity to attend. Fee is for room and board. Teaching and staffing of the retreats is by donation at the end of the retreat. For more information, see Retreat FAQ.


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