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Living Creatively Through Mindfulness: Achieve More, Enrich Your Life, Free Your Potential

Living creatively doesn't necessarily mean painting, writing, or making sculptures. It means seeing life with fresh eyes. It means being open to change. It means questioning certainties — including your own certainties. It means taking responsibility for your own destiny.

On this month-long course you'll learn how to make peace with your inner critic and how to allow an open and creative frame of mind to arise. You'll learn what intuition is and how to develop it, and how to see creativity not as something you do, but as something that flows though you when you get out of your own way.

While there's much on this course that will appeal to and be helpful for people involved in traditionally creative pursuits, it's designed to help anyone live in a more fulfilled and joyful way.

The Benefits

The teachings and guided meditations on this event will help you to:

  • Clarify the role of creativity in everyday life and see how creativity can benefit you in your relationships, work, and inner life
  • Understand how developing creativity imbues life with joy and meaning
  • Learn how to make peace with your inner critic and enhance your capacity for self-kindness
  • Explore a number of ways to overcome resistance and procrastination
  • Develop an understanding of the neurosicence of intuition and creativity
  • Practice ways of "letting go" into a creative state of "flow"
  • Loosen your sense of self, so that you allow creativity to arise in every moment

Course format

Signing up for this event gives you access to:

  • Daily emails with containing practice suggestions and inspiration
  • Access to five guided meditations
  • Support and encouragement in our friendly online community

The course is suitable for people of all levels of experience, including complete beginners.

About the instructor

BodhipaksaBodhipaksa has been practicing Buddhist meditation for over 30 years, and teaching for around 25 years. He formerly taught meditation in the Department of Religious Studies at the University of Montana, and for several years ran a thriving retreat center in the Scottish Highlands. He is the author of more than a dozen books and audiobooks, and has been published in six languages. In 2001 he founded Wildmind, an online meditation center. He has been a member of the Triratna Buddhist order since 1993. He is originally from Scotland, but now lives in New Hampshire. He has two children.

Scholarships are available

A limited number of scholarships are available for those who would like to participate but are unable to make a donation. If you would like to take advantage of one of these scholarships, please write to us:

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