This retreat will emphasize the application of the meditative absorptions in a regular sitting practice and is suitable only for experienced meditators with prior retreat experience (in any Buddhist tradition). The Jhanas, commonly called the meditative absorptions, are a method of one-pointed concentration taught in the Theravadan Buddhist tradition. The retreat will emphasize the teaching of this technique and will be held in Noble Silence with sitting and walking meditation and personal interviews.
This retreat is intended for experienced students.
PREREQUISITES AND REQUIREMENTS:
From the teachers: You must have sat at least two 7-day retreats in order to participate in this retreat.
Please include a comprehensive resume of your retreat experience with your registration materials.
Subsidized fee : $2100 plus dana offerings to teacher(s) and staff
Sustaining fee : $2300 plus dana offerings to teacher(s) and staff
Supporting fee : $2500 plus dana offerings to teacher(s) and staff