Apr
7
to Apr 13

Mountain Retreat 2018

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Thanks to your strong interest, this retreat is full now. If you wish to be on a waiting list, please click here

Bathing in silence - meditating in the mountains

at Southern Dharma Retreat Center

April 7 (Saturday) - April 13 (Friday)

Guided by Rev. WonGong

We are thrilled to share next year’s week-long retreat schedule at the Southern Dharma Retreat Center, located on the shoulder of the Smokey Mountains!

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IN NATURE, OUR TRUE NATURE

This retreat offers opportunities to practice meditation through movement and rest. Our aim in meditation is to experience the truth of our own nature. Retreatants will observe noble silence through sitting, chi-gong movement, dharma contemplation, journaling, and DahnJon-abiding meditation. The retreat also includes group and individual sessions. Won Buddhism values the interconnectedness of all things, so, we will practice outside, absorbing the great chi-energy of the mountains.  Through harmonizing and balancing the energy of our body and mind, we will cultivate a calm awareness and let the light of our true nature shine! 

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Mar
31
9:00 AM09:00

Wilmington Retreat - March into Spring with a Renewed Spirit!

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Meditation - Led by Reverend Won-Gong

March 31st, 2018 (9:00am - 4:00pm)

Located at Castle Branch, 1844 Sir Tyler Dr, Wilmington, NC 28405

Meditation helps you tune in to the vibrant chi-energy within. We will explore different types of meditation that can be easily implemented in your daily life such as walking, standing, chi-gong, chanting and sitting. Come experience your bright and profoundly grounded energy, and establish a practice rhythm at this spring retreat. All levels of practitioners are welcome to this day of noble silence, contemplation, and fellowship. To maintain the vessel of community practice, please plan to arrive on time and stay for the full day.

 Please bring lunch and a drink (as well as your yoga mat & meditation cushion, if you have one).

Questions? Please contact Tina 910-619-8931, Tina@TinaAbraham.com

Suggested donation: $35-$70. Your generosity is appreciated. Scholarships are available for those in need, please contact us. 

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I have some experience with meditation *
I do not own a yoga mat and would like to borrow a temple yoga mat. *
I do not own a meditation cushion and would like to borrow a temple cushion. *

Cancellation Policy:

· If you cancel 7 or more days prior to the retreat, your payment will be refunded in full.

· If you cancel less than 7 days in advance of the retreat, a nonrefundable credit toward a future NC Temple retreat program is available.

· No credit or refund is available if you cancel on the day of retreat, or if you leave the retreat early for any reason.  

For questions, please call us at 919-933-6946 or email us at ncwonbuddhism@gmail.com.

 

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Jan
15
8:30 AM08:30

MLK Day Retreat

Thanks to your strong interest, registration is closed. 

 

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Cancellation Policy:

· If you cancel 7 or more days prior to the retreat, your payment will be refunded in full.

· If you cancel less than 7 days in advance of the retreat, a nonrefundable credit toward a future NC Temple retreat program is available.

· No credit or refund is available if you cancel on the day of retreat, or if you leave the retreat early for any reason.  

For questions, please call us at 919-933-6946 or email us at ncwonbuddhism@gmail.com.

 

 

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Sep
3
to Sep 4

Labor Day Overnight Retreat

Please join us for a special overnight retreat! We will begin with an introduction to meditation, enjoy some Qigong movement, share in dharma talks & discussion and also take time for peaceful noble silence. Together we will explore techniques to help overcome physical & mental obstacles to peace & freedom. You will leave inspired & relaxed!

Registration is now open. Thank you for signing up!

Sliding Scale Fee $60-$100

(Please consider paying the maximum fee so that others who have need can be supported.)

You may either complete the form below or open the attached file and send it to us.

Download Application Form

You can make your payment through PayPal (in our "Donate" button) or by mailing us a check. (Please note that if you choose to use PayPal the minimum payment is $65 in order to accommodate PayPal's service fee.) 

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Apr
4
to Apr 9

Spring Mountain Retreat 2017

Southern Dharma Retreat Center Led by Rev. WonGong So

April 4 (Tuesday) - April 9 (Sunday) 

IN NATURE, OUR TRUE NATURE

Come and experience truth— the truth of our own nature!

This retreat offers opportunities to practice meditation through movement and rest. Our aim in meditation is to experience the truth of our own nature. Retreatants will observe noble silence with sitting, Qi-gong movement, journaling, and dharma contemplation. The retreat also includes chanting, as well as group and individual teaching. Because of WonBuddhism’s belief in the interconnectedness of all things, we will practice outside as weather permits. May we harmonize and balance the energy of our body and mind, cultivate a calm awareness, and let the light of our true nature shine!

Spaces are limited. Please register NOW!

For further information and registration, visit the Southern Dharma Retreat website.

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