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Led by experienced lay women During the day of practice there will be an opportunity to explore and reflect on the theme for the day. The day will include periods … Read More
Led bay experienced lay women During the day of practice there will be an opportunity to explore and reflect on the theme for the day. The day will include periods … Read More
Dhammapada Reflections: The Buddha’a Path of Wisdom The Dhammapada is one of the best-known and highly esteemed texts in the Buddhist scriptures. First memorised, then written in the ancient Pali … Read More
The Secret of Happiness led by Ajahn Candasiri We are delighted to announce that our August Day of Practice will be led by Ajahn Candasiri on the theme ‘The Secret … Read More
Cultivating Contentment Led by Jenni Jepson and Shirley McDonald In a world that is filled with discontent and suffering, how can we find a path that leads to ease and … Read More
A Boundless Heart – The Brahma Viharas Led by Jenna Ghouse The Brahma Viharas – Metta (loving kindness), Karuna (compassion), Mudita (empathetic joy) and Upekkha (equanimity) are four sublime states … Read More
Preparing for Kathina led by Ajahn Amaro The morning will start with an orientation talk at 9:45 followed by a meeting with Ajahn Amaro at 10am in the Retreat Centre … Read More
Self-Compassion. led by Jenni Jepson and Chris Blain. The day will include periods of sitting and walking meditation, reflection and group discussion on the theme. Meet in the Retreat Centre Kitchen from 9.30am for a 9.45am orientation talk and a 10.00am start. please bring some prepared vegetarian or vegan food for a shared lunch.The day will finish at 5.00pm.
All are welcome including beginners and newcomers to Amaravati. No booking is required and there is no fee, though any donations towards the running costs of the retreat centre are much appreciated.
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Awakening to Life Led by Jenna Ghouse The Buddha has been described as the Awakened One, one who knows things as they are: and this experience of being fully awake, … Read More