New and experienced meditators are invited to this silent weekend retreat to practice Vipassana (insight / mindfulness) and Metta (lovingkindness) meditation under the guidance of two of Hollyhock's longstanding presenters. Experience guided meditations, question and answer periods, sitting and walking sessions, Dhamma talks and small group discussions. Meditation instruction is provided.
Michele McDonald and Steven Smith are dedicated meditation teachers of 35+ years and founders of Vipassana Hawai'i.
DATES & TIMES:
Friday, April 21, 7:15pm-9:00pm
Saturday, April 22, 9:00am-5:00pm
Sunday, April 23, 9:00am-4:00pm
$20 CDN (plus dana) for Friday Only
$100 CDN (plus dana) for Full Program (includes friday)
Fees cover retreat organizing costs. Voluntary donations (dana) for the teachings may be given at the retreat. The retreat is free for meditators 18 and younger. No one turned away for lack of funds.
Note: Pre-Registration is required for this event.
Cancellations: If you cancel this reservation:
- within 180 days after ticket purchase, and at least 1 week before the start of the program: forfeit of $50 or 50% of ticket price (whichever is less), with the remaining balance refunded.
- more than 180 days after ticket purchase, or less than 1 week before the start of the program: 100% forfeit of ticket price - no refund.
Questions about this event can be directed to Loretta Laurin, Hollyhock Vancouver Program Coordinator: email@example.com or 604-661-4119