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Awakening Together

Celeste Young, Senior Teacher Jozen Tamori Gibson

Celeste Young, Senior Teacher and Jozen Tamori Gibson

11/10/2018 10:00 AM 4:00 PM  at  Santa Monica Meditation Center, (1430 Olympic Blvd., Santa Monica, CA, 90404) (Map It)

We do this practice not only for ourselves, but for all those whose lives we touch. Taking the time to care for our own being with mindful awareness is to care for our communities too - and the community we are growing together in the service of mindfulness, compassion, and wisdom that is so needed in our world today.

This daylong will be held mostly in the container of noble silence to support the deepening of our moment to moment mindful awareness. There will be periods of silent sitting and walking meditation with some instruction and guidance, a Dharma talk, and discussion. Our day will also include some deep listening and relational mindfulness exercises, as well as mindful movement to care for our bodies.

Open to all.

We look forward to practicing with you.

The daylong will take place from 10am - 4pm with a break for lunch.  You are welcome to bring your own lunch, or try out the Mexican restaurant nextdoor, Tacos Por Favor.  There is also a Co-Op Grocery store within 10-minute walking distance. 

Parking is metered around the studio on Olympic Blvd., so please be mindful of the limits.  


At InsightLA, we’re dedicated to creating a safe and welcome, open and equitable community that stands firmly against all racial, gender, economic, or religious bias. 

InsightLA works to protect the safety of all students. We reserve the right to remove any student from any class, sitting group, retreat, or any event if the student is disruptive to the safe learning environment we maintain for all. 

Financial assistance or work exchange opportunities may be available for this program. For more information, please contact programs@insightla.org

InsightLA reserves the right to cancel a class or special event due to low enrollment or other circumstances which would make the event non-viable. If InsightLA cancels an event you’ve registered for, you will be offered a full refund. If an event has to be postponed for any reason, you will have the option to either receive a full refund or transfer your registration to the same event at the new, future date. 

Fees:

Cost:$75.00
Cost + $25 Donation:$100.00
Cost + $50 Donation:$125.00
Cost + $100 Donation:$150.00

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