Acharashraddha

Acharashraddha attended her first retreat at Dhanakosa in 1997 and immediately fell in love with this beautiful place.  She attended retreats here regularly and also taught Yoga here for many years.  In 2011 she was ordained and shortly after that joined the Retreat Leading Team.  In March 2015 she came to live and work at Dhanakosa as Housekeeper.

 

 

opening to life - Buddhist tools

Friday, 10 February 2017 to Friday, 17 February 2017 2017

Buddhism is not about beliefs, it’s about the way we live our lives.  On these retreats we will explore traditional Buddhist teachings and meditation practices and see how they apply directly to our lives.  These retreats are an ideal reflective situation in which to take a fresh look at ourselves.

For more information, read the retreat information sheet.

Booking Fee: 
£75.00

women's winter

Friday, 30 December 2016 to Friday, 6 January 2017 2017

This popular retreat for regulars is held over an especially reflective time of year. It offers an opportunity to look back over the previous year and to anticipate the next - with meditation, discussion, dharma study and a big ritual on New Year’s Eve. For women Mitras who wish to deepen their Buddhist practice and who have been on at least one week-long retreat with the Triratna Buddhist Community.

For more information, please read the retreat information sheet.

Booking Fee: 
£75.00

yoga and meditation

Friday, 9 December 2016 to Friday, 16 December 2016 2016

These retreats combine introductory meditation teaching with yoga. The supportive atmosphere of the retreat allows us to develop and deepen both practices, and understand how the two augment each other. Both meditation and yoga teaching will be from first principles and will be suitable for complete beginners.

For more information, please read the retreat information sheet.

Booking Fee: 
£75.00

yoga and meditation

Friday, 27 May 2016 to Friday, 3 June 2016 2016

These retreats combine introductory meditation teaching with yoga. The supportive atmosphere of the retreat allows us to develop and deepen both practices, and understand how the two augment each other. Both meditation and yoga teaching will be from first principles and will be suitable for complete beginners.

For more information, please read the retreat information sheet.

Booking Fee: 
£75.00

opening to life

Friday, 6 November 2015 to Friday, 13 November 2015 2015

Buddhism is not about beliefs, it’s about the way we live our lives.  On these retreats we will explore traditional Buddhist teachings and meditation practices and see how they apply directly to our lives.  As well as giving a grounding in the basic principles of Buddhism and meditation, these retreats are an ideal reflective situation in which to take a fresh look at ourselves.

For more information, please read the retreat information sheet.

Booking Fee: 
£75.00

yoga and meditation

Friday, 3 July 2015 to Friday, 10 July 2015 2015

These retreats combine introductory meditation teaching with yoga. The supportive atmosphere of the retreat allows us to develop and deepen both practices, and understand how the two augment each other. Both meditation and yoga teaching will be from first principles and will be suitable for complete beginners.

For more information, please read the retreat information sheet.

Booking Fee: 
£75.00

going deeper: awakening to reality

Friday, 12 September 2014 to Friday, 19 September 2014 2014

An ideal first regulars retreat. Continued exploration of meditation and Buddhism, introducing more silence, meditation and a stronger Buddhist context through teachings and Buddhist ritual (including 7-fold Puja), then our introductory retreats.

Open to anyone who has done an introductory retreat or has been attending a local centre and is looking to take their practice a bit deeper.

 

For more information please take a look here

 

Booking Fee: 
£75.00

yoga and meditation

Friday, 27 June 2014 to Friday, 4 July 2014 2014

This retreat combines introductory meditation teaching with yoga. The supportive atmosphere of the retreat allows us to develop and deepen both practices, and understand how the two augment each other.

Both meditation and yoga teaching will be from first principles and will be suitable for complete beginners.

 

For more information, take a look here

Booking Fee: 
£75.00

Opening to Life: Buddhist Tools

Friday, 11 April 2014 to Friday, 18 April 2014 2014

Buddhism is not about beliefs, it’s about the way we live our lives.  On this retreat we will explore traditional Buddhist teachings and meditation practices and see how they apply directly to our lives. 

As well as giving a grounding in the basic principles of Buddhism and meditation, this is an ideal reflective situation in which to take a fresh look at ourselves.

Booking Fee: 
£75.00