Practice as a Balm in Difficult Times

November 17, 2016

Practice as a Balm in Stressful Times

Question from a student:
Recently, I have begun a very emotionally stressful period in my life.  I have been called to my meditation practice more often to try and quiet my mind.

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First European Retreat Held in Tuscany, Italy

October 1, 2013

Our first European retreat was be held at the Lama Tsong Kapa Institute, the largest Tibetan Buddhist Center in Europe, Sept. 21-29, 2013, thanks to the sponsorship of Dr. Andrea Serafino. Yogis from 11 different countries attended the retreat.

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International Vipassana Teachers Conference

July 7, 2013

We were delighted to be invited to the International Vipassana Teachers Conference in June 2013, along with about 90 other Buddhist Teachers from around the world.  We appreciated being with such a dedicated group of teachers and practitioners.

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First East Coast Daylong Held at Yale

January 23, 2013

We have been invited by Dr. Judson Brewer, who is head of the Yale University School of Medicine Neuroscience Lab and also a Buddhist practitioner and sangha leader. Dr. Brewer is interested in studying the samatha practice as part of his research at Yale, and invited us to give a daylong for his sangha and others who want to attend, at the Yale Chapel, in New Haven, Connecticut.

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