Retreats

3-Day Retreat (15.06.2018-17.06.2018)

3-day retreats focus on sitting meditation practice and include walking meditation, yoga exercises and working meditation. Daily Dharma talks. Participants have the opportunity for interviews with the teacher. The retreat is conducted in German (Dharma talks in German, personal interviews with the teacher may be conducted in English).

The focus is on deepening and broadening one's own practice.

Teacher: Hildi Thalmann

Further information: Contact

 

5-Day Meditation Retreat "Paths to Chan" (2.-7.10.18)

In this 5-day retreat our daily routine will be less rigorous and more flexible to allow more time for explanations and instructions. We practice the basic methods of relaxation and concentration in order to harmonize body and mind. The methods of "Silent Illumination" and "huatou" will be explained.

The retreat is held in silence. The daily routine consists of a number of 30 or 40 minutes meditation periods, including walking meditation, Yoga exercises and working meditation. Dharma lectures will be given daily and participants will have the opportunity for personal interviews with the teacher. The retreat will be conducted in German, interviews with the teacher can be held in English.

Teacher: Hildi Thalmann

Further information: Hildi Thalmann, Herrengasse 21, CH 3011 Bern, or Contact

Retreat location: The Meditation Centre Haus Tao is situated in the northeastern part of Appenzell, 500 m above sea level. 20 minutes by car or 30 minutes by train from St. Gallen, between Rorschach und St.Margrethen, near the Austrian border (location).

Admission of participants: The retreat is open to everyone with experience in sitting meditation.

     
     
     
     
     

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Informationen (auf Englisch) sind auf der Webseite der polnischen Chan-Gruppe zu finden.

 

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