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Special Retreat: The Quick Path to Tranquil Abiding

February 19, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - February 22, 2016 @ 1:00 pm

Where and when will the event occur?

Friday 19th – Monday 22nd, February 2016 (inclusive).

What is the event about?

Discover the necessary tools to attain the blissful state of concentration known as Tranquil Abiding. The emphasis of this long weekend will be on how to practically make progress in developing our mindfulness and concentration and how to then continue this training in the context of daily life.

The retreat will be conducted in silence within the tranquil setting of Gorton House and Cottages, situated just a short drive away from the city of Edinburgh. The schedule will consist of teachings, meditations and question and answer sessions with the opportunity to enjoy the beauty of the Scottish Countryside in the breaks.

How do I book?

This retreat has proven very popular, so please book early to avoid disappointment.

Family Room with Ensuite £400 (SOLD OUT)

Double Room with ensuite (Double bed For 1/2 people) £245 (SOLD OUT)

Double Room with (Double bed For 1/2 people) £235 (SOLD OUT)

Single Bed in Twin Room(please specify if you wish to share with someone specific) £200 (SOLD OUT)

Indoor Camping (sleeping on a sofa or mattress on the floor) £145 (SOLD OUT)

Retreat and meals only (no accommodation) £130 (STILL AVAILABLE)

To book, please contact admin@meditateinedinburgh.org. You can then arrange payment for either a deposit or the full balance through PayPal or Bank Transfer.

Provisional Schedule

Friday 19th

7 – 8:30pm ~ Introduction

Sat 20th

9 – 10:30am ~ Teaching 1, with Guided Meditation

11 – 12:30pm ~ Teaching 2, with Guided Meditation

3 – 4pm ~ Question and Answer

5 – 6pm ~ Unguided Session One

8 – 9:15pm ~ Unguided Session Two (with Dorje Shugden Prayers)

Sun 21st

9 – 10:15am ~ Unguided Session Three

11am – 12:15pm ~ Unguided Session Four

3 – 4:15pm ~ Supplementary Advice / Teaching Session

5 – 6pm ~ Unguided Session Five

8 – 9:15pm ~ Unguided Session Six (with DS Prayers)

Mon 22nd

9 – 10:30 ~ Unguided Session Seven (with Ds Prayers)

End of Silence

11 – 12:45 ~ concluding teaching on how to train in Tranquil Abiding in Daily life.

1pm ~ Lunch

Prices will be posted online soon. If you would like more information or have special requirements, please contact admin@meditateinedinburgh.org


February 19, 2016 @ 7:00 pm
February 22, 2016 @ 1:00 pm
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Gorton House & Cottages
Midlothian, EH18 1EH United Kingdom
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