Daylong Retreat

Tina Rasmussen SIMS at University Friends Meeting House

Tina Rasmussen

8/22/2020 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM  at  SIMS at University Friends Meeting House (4001 9th Ave NE, Seattle, WA, 98105) (Map It)

Concentration or serenity meditation (samatha) is one of three major practices of the Buddhist path, which also includes sila and vipassana. In concentration practice, we return awareness to one object of meditation to the exclusion of everything else, unifying the mind stream. This daylong offers an overview of samatha as taught in the lineage of Ven. Pa Auk Sayadaw of Burma, considered to be the leading living teacher of samatha/jhanas.


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No registration is required. The suggested event donation is $30, plus teacher dana. (Dana is a term for generosity, or freely offered giving.) Teacher dana can be offered at the event. Please use your best efforts to pay the suggested donation or another heartfelt amount. All are welcome regardless of ability to pay. 

 

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