2 - 6 August
Using traditional Tibetan Buddhist methods, Ven Khadro will lead you into this winter retreat, with guided meditations and teachings on:
- Bodhichitta, the altruistic compassionate mind of enlightenment
- Calm abiding, a serene and focused state of mind
These meditations have proven to improve health, remove anxiety, bring inner happiness and a clearer perspective on life and on relationships.
This retreat it's ideal for those who would like to open their hearts wider, develop a calm mind, replenish in nature and meet like minded people. It will be gadget free, include moments of full silence and vegetarian meals. Within its beautiful and peaceful surroundings, Mahamudra Centre provides special & conducive conditions for practice.
A great benefit of practicing in retreat is that there are no distractions, so you can really be with yourself. Practicing together with others also provides tremendous inspiration and support. Your retreat becomes truly meaningful when you can apply the insights you have gained into your daily life. Engaging in retreat is a gift for yourself and a gift for the world. This retreat is suitable for anyone new to meditation and for those familiar with meditation that want to deepen and enrich their practice.
About the Teacher, Venerable Thubten Khadro
Ven Khadro was born in Venezuela from european parents, grew up in Argentina and emigrated to New Zealand in 2004.
She is a FPMT registered teacher, a Buddhist Chaplain and an accredited Foundation for Developing Wisdom and Compassion facilitator.
Her main teachers are His Holiness 14 the Dalai Lama and Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche.
Khadro was the teacher in resident at Mahamudra Center for two years and is now the Spiritual Coordinator of Kopan Monastery in Nepal.
She has led various course and retreats in NZ, Australia, Germany, Latin America, Spain, India & Nepal.
Khadrospent some months in retreat at Lawudo, a remote hermitage in the Himalayas of Nepal.
Your investment for this retreat is $425
This covers the centre’s facility fee and fully catered, healthy vegetarian meals (vegan/gluten free options are available).
Accommodation is available at the Centre at an additional cost.
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Accommodation prices per night
Camping per person (unpowered) $20
Dormitory per person (shared toilet facilities) $38
Single room (shared toilet facilities) $60-$65
Rustic single hut (shared toilet facilities) $65
Single cabin (self-contained) $110
Double room (shared toilet facilities) $86 (for 2)
Double cabin (self- contained) $120-$150 (for 2)
Triple room $104 (for 3)