Retraites au coeur de la vie

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novembre 2012

Retreat in the Heart of Life, Day III

By | 2015-10-02T20:34:03+00:00 novembre 21st, 2012|Retraites au coeur de la vie|

Quick notes from the top of the morning... Occupied by a sore leg, mental agitation, differences of opinion, strife in Gaza and in little corners of myself, and then suddenly word that a baby has been born to friends, a girl, earlier than expected but all is well. The father says he is the "happiest [...]

Retreat in the Heart of Life, Day II

By | 2017-04-04T06:58:15+00:00 novembre 20th, 2012|Retraites au coeur de la vie|

With the first flickers of light in my eyes this morning, I begin my meditation by acknowledging all those with whom I share this retreat week. There are all those who have sent email confirming their presence. There are those with whom I sat last night. There are those in the house with me at [...]

Retreat in the Heart of Life

By | 2017-04-04T06:58:15+00:00 novembre 18th, 2012|Retraites au coeur de la vie|

"A Retreat in the Heart of Life" (Retraite au Coeur de la Vie) Date: Nov. 19-24 Place: Wherever you are Wherever you are, life is there! How could Zen practice be anywhere else? Take a plunge into the heart of your life just as it is. This is a superb opportunity to live Zen practice [...]

octobre 2012

Retreat in the Heart of Life, Day V

By | 2015-10-02T20:32:19+00:00 octobre 2nd, 2012|Retraites au coeur de la vie|

The day looks like this so far: breakfast, lunch, Skype appointment, laundry and dishes to wash, the rain outside, a cup of green tea inside, catching up with email traffic and administrative duties, now preparing to head out for the rest of the day elsewhere (not at "home," that is). I'm still reflecting on the [...]

février 2011

Retreat in the Heart of Life (improvisation)

By | 2015-10-08T17:34:14+00:00 février 10th, 2011|Retraites au coeur de la vie|

Thanks for your enthusiasm about this first Retreat in the Heart of Life. I'm delighted to share this experiment with you all, wherever we each are. We're offering ourselves a superb opportunity to live Zen practice and our entire lives as an endlessly vibrant and creative improvisation. It's not too late to join in; info [...]

Retreat in the Heart of Life

By | 2015-10-08T17:34:32+00:00 février 2nd, 2011|Retraites au coeur de la vie|

A retreat in the heart of life Feb. 14-19 in Paris or wherever you are Where are you? Wherever you are, life is there! And Zen practice is nowhere else! Take a plunge into the heart of your life just as it is, with the Wild Flower Zen Sangha. Come join the sitting or sit [...]