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Date & Time Details: Every Tuesday 12pm ET

Location: Zoom

Address: Hosted by Heartwood REFUGE

Contact:
Clear Grace
retreat@heartwoodrefuge.org
828-356-5568

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Book Study~Mindfulness Bliss and Beyond (Ajahn Brahm)

with Venerable Pannadipa and Venerable Pannavati

Open Dates

Book Study (instructions/meditation/Q&A) with the Venerable Pannadipa,
The study has been moved from facebook to allow for cross dialogue and understanding of our study.  Tuesday Dharma classes based on Ajhan Brahm’s book Mindfulness Bliss and Beyond. Currently on Chapter 10

All are welcome.

 

Leaders

Venerable Pannadipa
Bhikkhu Pannadipa, founding Co-Abbot of Embracing Simplicity Hermitage, ordained in the Theravada and Mahayana (Chan) traditions. A former Taoist monk and an initiated yogi, he taught Tien Shen Pai Kung Fu, qigong, Tai Chi and Fitness for more than 25 years. As meditation counselor of the Hermitage,  his finely honed skills add unspeakable depth to a practitioner’s experience. Powerfully present with penetrating awareness, he guides meditators towards jhanic attainment, teaching them how to use this empowerment in all circumstances of practical life. In addition, he has extensive experience assisting in the transition from this life to the next for both…
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Venerable Pannavati
Venerable Pannavati, a former Christian pastor, is co-founder and co-Abbot of Embracing-Simplicity Hermitage and meditation center; Co-Director of Heartwood Refuge and President of the Treasure Human Life Foundation. A black, female Buddhist monk ordained in the Theravada, Chan, and Mahayana traditions with Vajrayana empowerments and transmission from Roshi Bernie Glassman of Zen Peacemakers, she is both contemplative and empowered for compassionate service.  Venerable Pannavati is also a current disciple of Zhaxi Zhouma Rimpoche. An international teacher, she advocates on behalf of dis-empowered women and youth globally, and insists on equality and respect in Buddhist life for both female monastics and lay…
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