Mandala of Greater Uselessness
Simplicity over the Xmas / New Year periods
A simple daily programme of meditation and Buddhist ritual over the Christmas and New Year periods at Sudarshanaloka. There will be an opportunity to come over Christmas, over the New Year period, or both.
You can come for one or both of these time blocks:
- 23 December - 27 December
- 27 December - 3 January
There will be opportunities for silence, reflection and doing absolutely nothing.
There will also be opportunities for connecting with others as well as exploring the forest tracks and swimming in the river.
We will have a revolving team of leaders during this retreat, although the programme will be consistent throughout.
Wondering how to get to Sudarshanaloka? More info here.
Bookings close December 16 at midday.
Start: 24 Dec 2022 at 6:30pm
Finish: 3 Jan 2023 at 12:00pm
Cost: Option A: 11 nights from 23 Dec - 3 Jan - $810 (standard) or $770 (low), Option B: 4 nights from 23 Dec - 27 Dec: $390 (standard) or $350 (low), Option C: 7 nights from 27 Dec - 3 Jan: $570 (standard) or $530 (low)
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