Second Italy Retreat Held Aug. 2015

Second Italy Retreat Held Aug. 2015

This 1-week retreat included 35 retreatants from 11 countries, including Italy of course, as well as Austria, Canada, England, France, Germany, Indonesia, Israel, the Netherlands, Switzerland, and Sweden. Many thanks to the organizers, Andrea S. and Andrea M. as well as our translator, Victoria. (photo is of part of the group) Here is a hotlink to learn more about this retreat:...

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Italian Newspaper Interview on Meditation

Italian Newspaper Interview on Meditation

As part of our teaching in Italy in August 2015, an Italian newspaper ran the following interview of us about meditation and its benefits. Italian Newspaper article interview on meditation. We later recorded this 6-minute audio transcript of the article, at this hotlink on Dharma Seed. Audio Transcript of Italian Newspaper Article. This is a great introduction to meditation, available in an abbreviated...

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Introducing Heather Young, Teacher-in-Training

Introducing Heather Young, Teacher-in-Training

We are pleased to announce Heather Young as Teacher-in-Training for Awakening Dharma.  Heather’s enthusiasm for the samatha practice is evident and contagious! Heather is in the process of completing her doctoral dissertation which focuses on the anapanasati practice as taught through Awakening Dharma, in the lineage of Ven. Pa Auk Sayadaw. Heather has been on the spiritual path since her teens, and has been attending retreats mainly in...

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Spokane, Washington Daylong–July 21, 2013

Spokane, Washington Daylong–July 21, 2013

Introduction to Concentration Meditation Daylong (taught by Tina and Brian), Sunday, July 21, 2013 in Spokane, WA, USA. FREE registration is available online at www.concentrationmeditation.eventbite.com, by emailing spokanehjana@me.com or by calling Brian Gavin at 509 263 7213. Offerred on a dana...

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