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WEEKEND RETREAT: Loving-Kindness, a Mettā Retreat with Ayya Vimala

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Rockaway Summer House

504 Beach 68th Street

Rockaway Beach, NY 11692

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Mettā is the unconditional loving-kindness that reaches out to encompass all beings. In mettā meditation, we learn to be free from the shackles of selfishness that constrict our emotional capacity. This practical, step-by-step approach goes beyond mere words into a direct experience of boundless, universal love, freeing us from unwholesome thought-patterns, and opening us up to our highest spiritual potential.

ABOUT THE TEACHER:

Venerable Vimala is a Buddhist monastic in the Thai Forest tradition. Initially trained at Anenja Vihara in Germany and at Santi Forest Monastery in Australia, she worked together with the renowned Buddhist teacher Bhante Sujāto to establish the website SuttaCentral, with the intention of spreading Buddhist teachings to a wider audience. Currently she is working on establishing a Buddhist monastery in Belgium.



This retreat is a silent retreat.

Advance registration is required for all participants. Attendance is required for the duration of the entire retreat.

Registration to this retreat (or Eventbrite Ticket) does not reserve you a spot.

A confirmation email will be sent to participants who have signed-up and completed all registration steps below, once their application has been approved by management. All others are to be considered on a waiting list. If you register to stay overnight and decide not to attend, please inform us as soon as possible, so another person on the waiting list may come in your place.




HOW TO REGISTER:


1. SIGN-UP FOR YOUR PREFERRED EVENTBRITE TICKET

2. FILL-IN THE RETREAT FORM

3. WAIT FOR CONFIRMATION EMAIL FROM MANAGEMENT

4. BEFORE THE RETREAT YOU WILL RECEIVE SCHEDULE AND WHAT TO BRING

There is no price tag to participate in this retreat, because it is offered on a Dana (generosity) basis: please donate what you can and what you wish in order to make the program available to other people. Please note that if you register and do not attend without giving us sufficient notice, you may be blacklisted from future events.





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Rockaway Beach, NY 11692

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