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Weekend Workshop

Awakening the Mind and Heart: A weekend course on Mindfulness and Compassion

With Heather Marriott

10.30am-12.00pm & 2.30-4.00pm

Saturday & Sunday 16-17 March 2013

At Maitripa Centre, Healesville

Contact: E-vam Institute 03 9387 0422 or www.evaminstitute.org

Maitripa Centre

Event: Ride for Pain At Your Place

If you can’t make it to Adelaide in April 2013, Ride for Pain anyway by taking part in Ride for Pain At Your Place!

Whether on the exercise bike at home or clinic, or on your mountain bike join this great event.

For further details on how to sign up follow this link to Ride for Pain At Your Place

Event: Tibetan New Year Festival

Tibetan Buddhist Society ‘Peaceful Land of Joy’

2 March at 09:30 until 3 March at 17:00

1425 Mickleham Road Yuroke, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

Entry $5. Family rate $10 – parents and school age children or younger. Facility charge for talks is $10 for one class, $15 for two and $20 for three or four talks a day.

Temple tours are $5. Photo exhibition and garden tours are free.  All proceeds are donated to support the temple.

The New Year Blessing Ceremony on Saturday 2 March at 12 noon is open to all.

Features:

  • Talks and guided meditation
  • Outdoor cafés
  • Magnificent gardens and tours
  • Festival market
  • Children’s activities
  • Temple tours
  • Exhibit of Tibet

For further details view http://tibetanbuddhistsociety.org/buddhist-festivals-in-melbourne.aspx  or Phone: 9333 1770

Mindfulness Science and Practice: Conference

An international conference bringing together “practitioners, philosophers, educators, managers, and researchers from quantitative and qualitative traditions including many meditators and mindfulness instructors.”

Featuring international keynote speakers such as Paul Grossman (Switzerland) and Stephen Batchelor via video-conference from France.

Melbourne, Australia: Friday 1 and Saturday 2 March 2013

Sebel Albert Park Hotel, Melbourne
(with a day of optional workshops on Thursday 28 February)

For further information: www.mindfulness.conorg.com.au/index.html

One Day Retreat: Venerable Zhi Sheng

One day retreat with Venerable Zhi Sheng:  Pure Land Buddhism, Mindfulness & Meditation, and T’ai Shen Qigong.

When: 3rd February, 2013.

Time: 9:30 – 4:30 (lunch provided).

Where: 1/1100 Wellington Road (Wellington Village), Rowville, Victoria 3178

Cost: $80 inc GST – proceeds to restoration of Guang Jue Temple

Contact: (03) 97558859

Inquires: admin@taishendo.com

Quang Jue Temple

Weekend Retreat – March 2013

Weekend Retreat at Maitripa Centre

Awakening the Mind and Heart: A weekend course on Mindfulness and Compassion

With Heather Marriott

10.30am-12.00pm & 2.30-4.00pm Saturday & Sunday

16-17 March 2013

At Maitripa Centre, Healesville