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Autumn Short Order Retreat | The Song of the Four Mindfulnesses

Thursday, 6 October 2022 to Sunday, 9 October 2022

Causing the Rain of Siddhis to Fall

On this short Order retreat, Padmavajra will lead us through a text by the Seventh Dalai Lama entitled the Song of the Four Mindfulnesses. In 1976 Sangharakshita explored this essential text at the end of the Precious Garland seminar. The Four Mindfulnesses that the Seventh Dalai Lama sings of are:

Mindfulness of the Teacher; Mindfulness of the Bodhicitta; Mindfulness of Our Body as a Divine Body; and Mindfulness of the Vision of Emptiness.

As well as studying and discussing the text, we will also be practising meditations associated with it.

Details and Timings

The retreat starts with dinner on the first day at 6:30pm and finishes on the final day at 10.00am.

Health and Hygiene

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