Assisted by Ben Heffer
April 10-12, 2012
Instructions & Interviews offered in English & Thai
Vipassana means insight into the true nature of reality.
The Four Foundations of Mindfulness, as taught by the Buddha, guides one to develop a deep awareness the body, feelings, mind and the mental phenomena that may arise. This method leads the meditator to achieve wisdom, full liberation, freedom and realization of the Dhamma (Universal Law of Nature) within oneself, just as the Buddha did.
This 3-day retreat is a rare opportunity for beginners and experienced practitioners alike.
Part-time participants are welcomed. Please contact Ben to schedule instructions & interviews.
Thai custom is to wear white clothing.Bring your own cushions, benches, or sitting devices (chairs are available).
April 10 Schedule:
9:00 am – Retreat Opening, Precepts, Dhamma Talk, Introduction to Thai cultural ways, Instructions for New Meditators
10:30 – Chanting with the monks
11:00 – Lunch
12-3:00 pm – Sitting & Walking Practice
3:00 – Break & Rest in Noble Silence
3:30 – Group discussion, Q&A, short Dhamma Talk
4:00 – Sitting & Walking Practice
5:00 – Chanting with the monks
6:00 – Dhamma Talk
7-9:00 – Sitting & Walking Practice
Daily Practice continues: 4 am – 9 pm
Retreat ends: 7 pm, April 12 with precepts ceremony
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