Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Lovingkindness with Sharon Salzberg 28th - 30th May, 2010

Sunyata Retreat Centre
Co Clare, Ireland
Just Minutes from Shannon International Airport

Sunyata Retreat Centre is nestled into a hill on a beautiful 10-acre property amidst the rolling scenery of East Clare in Western Ireland. The Centre offers meditation retreats and courses and welcomes those of all faiths.
Please visit our website from more information.


Lovingkindness with Sharon Salzberg
28th - 30th May, 2010

One of America's leading spiritual teachers and authors, Sharon Salzberg is cofounder of the Insight Meditation Society (IMS) in Barre, Massachusetts. She has played a crucial role in bringing Asian meditation practices to the West. The ancient Buddhist practices of vipassana

Take advantage of this unique opportunity to practice with Sharon Salzberg on her first Retreat in Ireland. Due to the overwhelming response, this Retreat will be held at St. Flannan's College in Ennis. Spaces are filling fast so book now!

Marion and Bart Gruzalski
Sunyata Retreat Centre

Autumn Sesshin with Ryushin Paul Haller Roshi

Abbot of San Francisco Zen Centre
& Tassajara Mountain Monastery http://www.sfzc.org/
to be held at Benburb Priory http://www.servites-benburb.com/

Wednesday 1st - Sunday 5th September 2010

Check their weblink for a map and directions, as well as images of the secluded location and beautiful grounds.

Haller Roshi is one of the foremost living Zen masters and is also the only senior Buddhist teacher to be born and raised in Northern Ireland, kind in manner and speaking with the wisdom and compassion that come from decades of zazen and study.

Practice at this Sesshin will be in the Soto Zen tradition. This residential retreat will be silent for the most part but there will be periods of teaching, and one to one dokusan interviews with Roshi will be available.

This will be a popular sesshin so please let us know if you want to book a place as soon as possible.


An Evening with Brad Warner in Belfast

Monday, May 24, 2010

His Holiness 17th Karmapa to give a teaching over the internet

Living the Dharma :
A teaching from His Holiness
the 17th Gyalwang Karmapa.

On 27 May, the Saga Dawa Düchen
of the Iron Tiger Year (2010),
His Holiness the Gyalwang Karmapa
will give a special teaching from
Gyuto Monastery in Dharmasala, India.
The teaching will take place starting from
11:30PM India Time
(6:00pm GMT , 7:00pm BST, 8:00pm CEDT,
and 9:00 PM EEDT).
His Holiness will be teaching in Tibetan
and live English translation will be provided by Ringu Tulku Rinpoche.

please see http://www.livingthedharma.eu/

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