Scorpion Seal Assembly 2

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Tuesday 22 October 2019 16:00 - 2 November 09:00
Teacher: Acharya Marianne Bots

Meditation retreat for advanced students of the Shambhala Buddhist tradition. Taught in English. Translation upon request.

 

Writing and Meditation Retreat

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Sunday 3 November 2019 16:00 - 9 November 10:00
Teacher: Amy Hollowell

Join Amy Hollowell for a week of exploring writing and meditation, capturing the essence moment-to-moment presence on a page. Taught in French. No translation.

 

Magnetizing Wisdom and Virtue

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Sunday 3 November 2019 16:00 - 10 November 09:00

Kurukulla practitioners are warmly invited to join us for a one-week retreat with Walker Blaine. Taught in English.Translation upon request.

 

Great Eastern Sun, Windhorse, Drala

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Sunday 10 November 2019 16:00 - 17 November 09:00
Teacher: Acharya Beate Kirchhof Schlage

After Rigden - Unconditional Confidence continue to follow the Sacred Path of the Warrior with these next steps: Great Eastern Sun, Windhorse, Drala. Taught in English with French Translation.

 

Sunday Meditation for All

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Sunday 17 November 2019 10:00 17:00

A free programme open to everyone on one Sunday each month. The day consists of periods of meditation, talks and group discussions. It is suitable for both beginners and more experienced meditators. Taught in French. No translation.

 

Sunday Meditation for All

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Sunday 1 December 2019 10:00 17:00

A free programme open to everyone on one Sunday each month. The day consists of periods of meditation, talks and group discussions. It is suitable for both beginners and more experienced meditators. Taught in French. No translation.

 

Silent Meditation Retreat

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Monday 2 December 2019 16:00 - 8 December 09:00
Teacher: Shastri Simon La Haye

One week group retreat with introduction and practice of mindfulness meditation, silence and time for oneself. Taught in English. Translation upon request.

 

New Year's Retreat

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Friday 27 December 2019 16:00 - 4 January 09:00
Teacher: Catherine Eveillard

Open Heart Meditation, body awakening and dancing. Taught in French. Translation upon request.

 

Vajrayana Winter Gathering

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Friday 27 December 2019 16:00 - 4 January 09:00

The Vajrayana Winter Gathering provides a container for group led practice and study.

 

Sunday Meditation for All

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Sunday 5 January 2020 10:00 17:00

A free programme open to everyone on one Sunday each month. The day consists of periods of meditation, talks and group discussions. It is suitable for both beginners and more experienced meditators. Taught in French. No translation.

 

Shambhala Training Level 1 - The Art of Being Human

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Saturday 11 January 2020 08:00 - 12 January 17:00
Teacher: Ute Reinhart-La Haye

Through the practice of mindfulness meditation, we glimpse unconditional goodness as the ground of our existence. First weekend of the cycle "The heart of the warrior. Taught in French.Translation upon request.

 

Traditional Chinese Qigong Retreat (levels 1 & 2)

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Friday 17 January 2020 16:00 - 19 January 18:00
Teacher: Acharya Mathias Pongracz

Cultivate strength of body and calmness of mind through the practice of qigong as presented by two distinct Taoist schools. Taught in French. Translation upon request.

 

The Yoga of Creativity - Finding Flow

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Sunday 19 January 2020 16:00 - 25 January 09:00
Teacher: Deborah Templeton

The Yoga of Creativity cultivates the contemplative foundations from which an awakened expressivity can spring. Taught in English. Translation upon request.

 

Find Your Balance - Mindfulness Training

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Monday 27 January 2020 16:00 - 1 February 10:00
Teacher: Gaëtane Hermans

A mindfulness training program designed to support recovery of personal life balance wellness.

 

Monarch Retreat

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Saturday 1 February 2020 16:00 - 9 February 09:00
Teacher: Konstanze Brockstedt

Retreat for Werma practioners. Taught in English. Translation upon request.

 

Working With Emotions Through Meditation and the Five Wisdom Energies

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Saturday 15 February 2020 16:00 - 22 February 09:00
Teacher: Tessa Racine

Draw on the energy of your emotions to transform them into compassion towards ourselves and others. Taught in French.

 

Sunday Meditation for All

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Sunday 16 February 2020 10:00 17:00

A free programme open to everyone on one Sunday each month. The day consists of periods of meditation, talks and group discussions. It is suitable for both beginners and more experienced meditators. Taught in French. No translation.

 

Scorpion Seal 10 Dathün

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Wednesday 26 February 2020 16:00 09:00
Teacher: Ashe Acharya John Rockwell

Practicing Scorpion Seal 10 in a group retreat setting is a wonderful way to deepen these unique and penetrating transmissions.

 

Scorpion Seal 10 Dathün: First Two Weeks

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Wednesday 26 February 2020 16:00 - 12 March 09:00
Teacher: Ashe Acharya John Rockwell

Practicing Scorpion Seal 10 in a group retreat setting is a wonderful way to deepen these unique and penetrating transmissions.

 

The Natural World as Teacher

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Saturday 28 March 2020 08:00 - 29 March 18:00
Teacher: Eva Wong

Join Eva Wong in experiencing the natural world in the beautiful rolling hills and valleys of Dechen Choling. Taught in English. Translation upon request.

 

Sunday Meditation for All

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Sunday 29 March 2020 10:00 17:00

A free programme open to everyone on one Sunday each month. The day consists of periods of meditation, talks and group discussions. It is suitable for both beginners and more experienced meditators. Taught in French. No translation.

 

The Wudangshan Five Animals Long Forms

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Sunday 29 March 2020 16:00 - 4 April 09:00
Teacher: Eva Wong

The Wudangshan Five Animals Long Forms. A 5-day programme with the great Qi Gong master, Eva Wong. Taught in English. Translation upon request.

 

Strategies for Health

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Saturday 4 April 2020 08:00 - 5 April 18:00
Teachers: Eva Wong & Acharya Samten Kobelt

In this programme we will develop strategic ways of removing qi blockages and attaining good health. Taught in English. Translation upon request.

 

Traditional Chinese Qigong Retreat (level 3)

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Sunday 5 April 2020 16:00 - 7 April 18:00
Teacher: Acharya Samten Kobelt

Cultivate strength of body and calmness of mind through the practice of qigong as presented by two distinct Taoist schools. Level 3 for advanced students. Taught in English. Translation upon request.

 

Traditional Chinese Qigong Retreat (level 4)

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Tuesday 7 April 2020 16:00 - 9 April 18:00
Teacher: Acharya Samten Kobelt

Cultivate strength of body and calmness of mind through the practice of qigong as presented by two distinct Taoist schools. Level 4 for advanced students.Taught in English. Translation upon request.

 

Traditional Chinese Qigong Retreat (level 5)

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Thursday 9 April 2020 16:00 - 11 April 18:00
Teacher: Acharya Samten Kobelt

Cultivate strength of body and calmness of mind through the practice of qigong as presented by two distinct Taoist schools. Level 5 for advanced students. Taught in English. Free Translation upon request.

 

Find Your Balance - Mindfulness Training

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Saturday 11 April 2020 16:00 - 19 April 10:00
Teacher: Gaëtane Hermans

A mindfulness training program designed to support recovery of personal life balance wellness.

 

Discovering the Moon of Human Kindness - Sadhana of Kindness Retreat

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Sunday 12 April 2020 16:00 - 18 April 09:00
Teachers: Acharya Sabine Rolf & Acharya Arnd Riester

How can we skillfully and genuinely cultivate kindness? Taught in English.

 

Why Vajrayana?

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Saturday 18 April 2020 16:00 - 25 April 00:10
Teacher: Acharya Mathias Pongracz

Spring is a good time to start anew, to get a fresh perspective on things. A time to go deep and explore essential questions: how do we produce our life experience? How does our mind function?

 

Sunday Meditation for All

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Sunday 19 April 2020 10:00 17:00

A free programme open to everyone on one Sunday each month. The day consists of periods of meditation, talks and group discussions. It is suitable for both beginners and more experienced meditators. Taught in French. No translation.

 

Meditation and Running

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Monday 20 April 2020 16:00 - 25 April 09:00
Teacher: Elise Le Goff-Maes

In the beautiful setting of Dechen Chöling in Limousin, this programme offers four full days of meditation and running practice. Taught in French. Translation upon request.

 

Silent Mindfulness Retreat

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Saturday 25 April 2020 16:00 - 3 May 09:00
Teacher: Acharya Mathias Pongracz

Open to all. Intended for mindfulness teachers or aspiring teachers of mindfulness, fulfilling the prerequisites for attending the MBSR professional training and continuous training. Taught in French. Translation upon request.

 

Sunday Meditation for All

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Sunday 3 May 2020 10:00 17:00

A free programme open to everyone on one Sunday each month. The day consists of periods of meditation, talks and group discussions. It is suitable for both beginners and more experienced meditators. Taught in French. No translation.

 

Writing and Meditation Retreat

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Sunday 3 May 2020 16:00 - 9 May 10:00
Teacher: Amy Hollowell

Join Amy Hollowell for a week of exploring writing and meditation, capturing the essence moment-to-moment presence on a page. Taught in English. No translation.

 

The Work That Re-Connects

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Monday 1 June 2020 16:00 - 6 June 10:00
Teachers: Lida Hospers & Manon Danker

The Work That Re-connects helps us experience first hand that we are larger, stronger, deeper, and more creative than we have been brought up to believe.

 

Sunday Meditation for All

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Sunday 7 June 2020 10:00 17:00

A free programme open to everyone on one Sunday each month. The day consists of periods of meditation, talks and group discussions. It is suitable for both beginners and more experienced meditators. Taught in French. No translation.

 

Scorpion Seal Assembly 8

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Tuesday 30 June 2020 16:00 - 11 July 09:00

Meditation retreat for advanced students of the Shambhala Buddhist tradition. Taught in English. Translation upon request.

 

Scorpion Seal Assembly 5

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Tuesday 30 June 2020 16:00 - 11 July 09:00

Meditation retreat for advanced students of the Shambhala Buddhist tradition. Taught in English. Translation upon request.

 

Family Camp and Rites of Passage

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Saturday 18 July 2020 15:00 - 29 July 10:00
Teachers: Shastri Achim Schlage & Shastri Achim Schlage & Shastri Achim Schlage & Shastri Achim Schlage

For families, single parents, and children aged from 3-10. Activities for children are organized in the mornings, giving adults the opportunity to meditate, read or just relax. Taught in English. Translation upon request.

 

Kyudo: The Way of the Bow - Advanced

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Saturday 18 July 2020 16:00 - 25 July 09:00
Teacher: Kanjuro Shibata Sensei XXI

Training for advanced Kyudo practitioners. The programme will be led by Onyumishi Kanjuro Shibata XXI, Sensei. Taught in English. Translation upon request.

 

Kyudo: The Way of the Bow - Combined

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Saturday 18 July 2020 16:00 - 29 July 10:00
Teacher: Kanjuro Shibata Sensei XXI

Training for Kyudo practitioners combining the advanced and public programmes lead by Onyumishi Kanjuro Shibata XXI, Sensei. Taught in English. Translation upon request.

 

Kyudo: The Way of the Bow - Public

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Wednesday 22 July 2020 16:00 - 29 July 10:00
Teacher: Kanjuro Shibata Sensei XXI

Kyudo is a living tradition of meditative archery. Learn and practice this powerful and highly refined contemplative art. Taught in English by Kanjuro Shibata XXI, Sensei. Translation upon request.

 

Summer Dathün - Intensive Meditation Retreat

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Sunday 2 August 2020 16:00 - 30 August 09:00
Teacher: Acharya Barbara Märtens

Intensive Month of Meditation. A unique and transformative experience open to all. Dive into a month of intensive group meditation and discover your own wisdom. Taught in English. Translation upon request.

 

Summer Youth Retreat

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Friday 7 August 2020 15:00 - 16 August 10:00

One-week meditation retreat for young people, including introduction to meditation practice, to the foundational teachings of Buddhism, and on how to set up a good home situation. Beginners welcome! Taught in English

 

Dreams of Awakening: Lucid Dreaming Immersive Retreat

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Monday 7 September 2020 16:00 - 12 September 10:00
Teacher: Charlie Morley

Discover lucid dreaming and dream yoga, which have boundless potential for rapid psychological and spiritual growth. Taught in English. Translation upon request.

 

Kado Instructor Training

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Sunday 25 October 2020 16:00 - 1 November 10:00
Teacher: Artist to the Court Marcia Shibata

Using classical Ikebana forms, Kado teaches us to see clearly the wisdom in nature, in ourselves and in others. Training programme for advanced Kado practitioners by personal invitation only.

 

Silent Meditation Retreat

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Centre: Dechen Chöling
Date: Sunday 22 November 2020 16:00 - 29 November 10:00
Teacher: Dorothea Gädeke

One week group retreat with introduction and practice of mindfulness meditation, silence and time for oneself. Taught in English. Translation upon request.