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April 2019

Anapanasati Customized Retreat (Kevala)

April 20 - April 28

Participants in August's invitation-only retreat will return for deepening. Participants have a commitment to practicing according to the Anapanasati Sutta (MN 118) with guidance from Ajahn Buddhadasa and no reliance on Visuddhimagga beliefs. The make up of the group allows for in-depth, personalized instruction. Organization is by the participants themselves. This is evolving into a model that Kevala Retreat will explore further in 2019 & 2020.

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May 2019

Insight Chicago Meditation Retreat – Curiosity & Commitment: integrating groundedness & clarity

May 2 - May 5
Portiuncula Center, 9263 West St. Francis Road
Frankfort, IL 60423 United States
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Curiosity & Commitment: integrating groundedness & clarity "Tranquility" and "Insight" are oft repeated categories that might benefit from fresh perspectives. In the original Buddhist teachings, they are complementary & cooperating aspects of an integrated practice within all phases of life. What might this mean for us today? Details are being negotiated among Insight Chicago organizers and Santikaro. Your feedback and input welcome.

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Noble Eightfold Path: a Study and Practice Retreat

May 10 - May 16
Cloud Mountain, 373 Agren Road
Castle Rock, WA 98611
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Buddha was interested solely in suffering and how to live free of it. Neither theorist, dogmatist, nor religious authority, the Buddha’s gift is the noble path, the middle way, the eightfold path of living without suffering. This Way of Life is guided by wise, skillful understanding and wise, compassionate aspiration. Mindfulness weaves the various elements together. A sturdy ethical foundation and lifestyle based in values of kindness, simplicity, courage, and generosity is its chassis. The heart-mind trainings collectively known as…

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August 2019

Anapanasati: Mindfulness with Breathing – 2 weeks

August 16 - August 29
Cloud Mountain, 373 Agren Road
Castle Rock, WA 98611
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Two week, in-depth exploration of the full range of this important system that goes back to the founding days of the Buddha's Vehicle of Awakening (Buddhayana). We will follow the structure of the original Anapanasati (mindfulness with breathing) Sutta with the practical advice of Ajahn Buddhadasa. For more details.

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