led by Denis Wallez,
Saturday 26th (7am) – Sunday 27th (7pm) August 2017,
at the house,
Chán Buddhism (Chinese) is associated with the Shàolín temple, famous for its kung-fu; Zen Buddhism (Japanese) is intimately associated with the Japanese martial culture, its Way of the Warrior (bushido), its samurais. What is the link between martial arts and the Buddha having professed qualities such as generosity (including that of offering security to others), restraint, love, compassion, self-control and lack of aversion? And how can it be practised today?
Fully booked (register your interest, to be on the waiting list and for a similar retreat to be scheduled soon)
2 days of instructions, questions&answers, experiments and exploration (including some periods of silence). 2–3 nights: arrive on Friday evening, leave on Sunday evening or Monday.
Standard rate, per person: € 100 + dāna
If your circumstances do not allow you to afford such a rate, please contact us to explore alternatives or to apply for a bursary.
See also the Frequently Asked Questions page.
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