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Open Weekend Retreat: Creating the Conditions to Flourish

Date:Friday 8th December 2017 to Sunday 10th December 2017
Time:5pm Fri - 3pm Sun
Cost:£155.00 / £95.00 Conc.
Led by:Retreat team (see below)*
Description:A residential weekend retreat for those who have learnt to meditate. *Led by Viryajyoti, Arthasiddhi, Padmajata, Sanghaketu, Tejasiddhi and Dharmanatha.
Spiritual development is likened to the growth of a beautiful plant - it grows when supportive conditions are present; sun light, water, a seed...  when we create the conditions in our minds and in our lives growth will happen.

The retreat team comprises Viryajyoti and Arthasiddhi, our two Mitra Convenors and leaders of Buddhism Level 2 and the Thursday night drop-in. Plus, Sanghaketu, Tejasiddhi, Dharmanatha and Padmajata, who lead outreach group meetings in Peterborough, Milton Keynes and King's Lynn.

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We can offer a limited number of assisted places if your financial circumstances prevent you from going on the retreat. Please contact us allowing a few weeks before the retreat.

Important: the diet is vegetarian/vegan, and the recipes are planned and the food is bought in advance. If you have a food allergy or medical condition requiring a special diet, please email us the details on receipt of your booking confirmation. Its best also to check with the organizer when you arrive.

If you need to arrive slightly late or leave before the end, please consult with the retreat leader now.

Lost property: if you leave something behind, it is important that you talk with the Buddhist Centre first and not the retreat venue.

Retreats are a special event where people enjoy coming together and support one another to practice the Dharma. While every care will be given to all those attending, the Cambridge Buddhist Centre cannot be responsible for the loss of personal possessions, nor look after you appropriately if you fail to disclose important information about your health. If in doubt please consult us now.
Booking Procedure:Advance payment required
Web Bookings:9 web-bookable places available.
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Event Type:Meditation EventBuddhism EventRetreat Event
Event Level:
Suitable For: People who've learnt meditation, Mitras and Order members
Held at:Burwell House
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