Retreat with Ven Robina!
Inner Peace, Outer Peace
Eight Day Retreat with Venerable Robina Courin
December 8 - 16
Or joins us for the:
Silent Lam.Rim Retreat
December 13 - 16
Guided by Venerable Robina and Venerable Drimay
Buddhism teaches that all happiness and suffering come not from outside circumstances, but from the mind. Discover the Buddhist principles that show how this works, and become skilled in meditation techniques that can transform your personal experience of suffering and dissatisfaction into happiness and peace of mind.
The first five days of the retreat schedule combines teachings with meditation sessions, question-answer periods and discussion groups. The last two full days take the form of a silent meditation retreat with guided meditation, designed to give participants an opportunity to familiarize themselves with and gain insight into the topics.Excellent Introduction to Buddhism. Great opportunity to deepen one's practice.
Member's discount apply!
Enjoy Early bird discount -10% off! Register before Nov 5
Before Nov 5 After Nov 5
Resident retreators: Resident retreators:
Single Room $960 Single Room $1042
Double Room $784 Double Room $866
Dormitory $738 Dormitory $804
Full time commuters: $529 Full time commuters: $562
Phone: 831-462 8383
Venerable Robina Courtin has been a nun for over 20 years in the Tibetan Buddhist tradition. Ven. Robina spent 10 years editing or Wisdom Publications followed by over 5 years as the main editor of Mandala, the international Buddhist newsmagazine of the FPMT. Ven. Robina currently directs the Liberation Prison Project serving several hundred prisoners nationwide, and travels the world teaching Buddhism to students of all ages and levels. Ven. Robina's prison work was recently profiled in an award-winning documentary, Chasing Buddha. Ven Robina's teaching style is dynamic and accessible, practical and fun. She has a great way of cutting through to the truth and connects with people in a very sincere as well as engaging way.---------------------------------------------------
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Land of Medicine Buddha
5800 Prescott Road
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