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RETREAT

During a retreat we reduce our normal worldly activities and concentrate for a period of time on developing spiritual qualities and peaceful minds. Retreat offers us the opportunity to take a break from the busyness of everyday city life. Everyone is welcome to come to any or all of the sessions. Sessions are free and unguided.


buddha large2 copyREFUGE RETREAT

Saturday 16 - Sunday 17 April

The purpose of this retreat is to deepen our experience of refuge. The foundation of the Buddhist way of life is to go for refuge - to Buddha, to guide us along the spiritual path to enlightenment; to Dharma (Buddha’s teachings), the opponent to delusions, the source of all our suffering; and to Sangha (those practising Buddha’s teachings) to inspire us, show a good example and to help us along the path to inner peace.


Sessions
There are three sessions a day. Each session lasts for one and a half hours and consists of chanted prayers sung in English. There is no charge for any of the sessions.

 

SESSION TIMES

Saturday 16 June
Sunday 17 June
Session 1: 9 - 10.30am Session 1: 9 - 10.30am
Session 2:  11.30am - 1pm Session 2:  11.30am - 1pm
Session 3:  3 - 4.30pm Session 3:  3 - 4.30pm

*The Retreat is not a residential Retreat - sessions are held each day at the Centre.

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Contact Us © Ganden Kadampa Buddhist Centre
Meditation & Buddhism for the Gold Coast: Ganden Kadampa Buddhist Centre
2c/34 Tallebudgera Creetk Road, West Burleigh 4219
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A member of the New Kadampa Tradition - International Kadampa Buddhist Union

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