Pasadini

Pasadini has been a practicing Buddhist/meditator since Y2K. She enjoys the simplicity, intimacy and honesty that meditation is/requires of her, and feels deeply honoured to be able to introduce others to meditation, and Buddhist practice. She lived at Dhanakosa for two years, and now stays in Glasgow full time and leads retreats at Dhanakosa several times a year.

Originally hailing from Eastern Canadian shores, but having spent her whole adult life in the US, until 2012, she will forgive you if you think she sounds American.  Its like totally totally awesome dude.  

Embodied Courage - Women's Meditation Retreat

Friday, 23 July 2021 to Friday, 30 July 2021 2021

What does it mean to face your life fully? Where do you find the courage to turn towards yourself, your live, your mistakes, your fullness and also towards others? What if you could drop your agenda and accept the natural flow of your life?

When you deeply inhabit the space of your body you can begin to walk through your life more easefully, freely and more joyfully. And you give yourself the chance to live your live more authentically, more honestly, and with true sincerity of heart.

Booking Fee: 
£100.00

Opening to Life

Friday, 5 February 2021 to Friday, 12 February 2021 2021

Covid-19 update: Sadly due to covid-19 restrictions in Scotland and across the UK this retreat has been cancelled and will now be running online. For more information and booking click here.

Yoga and Meditation

Friday, 15 January 2021 to Friday, 22 January 2021 2021

Covid-19 update: Sadly this retreat has been cancelled due to Covid-19 Tier 4 restrictions across Scotland. There is an alternative yoga and meditation long weekend running online. For more information click here.

Introductory Weekend

Friday, 18 June 2021 to Sunday, 20 June 2021 2021

These retreats provide an excellent short introduction to both meditation and Buddhism. They will introduce you to two simple traditional meditation practices and give you grounding in the basic principles of Buddhism.  They are an ideal situation in which to take a fresh look at yourself and your life.

For more information read the retreat information sheet.

Booking Fee: 
£75.00

Yoga and Meditation

Friday, 20 November 2020 to Friday, 27 November 2020 2020

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 suitable for complete beginners.

For more information read the retreat information sheet.

the mindful heart: women's meditation retreat

Friday, 12 July 2019 to Friday, 19 July 2019 2019

Become more intimate with your heart/mind. We follow the direct advice of the Buddha how to practise drawing closer to our experience. This took him to the liberation of insight and he assures us if we practise with sincerity and an open heart, we can find that freedom too.

Practising together we find the support to witness and engage with ourselves with love and kindness. Join us!

For more information read the retreat informationsheet.

 

Booking Fee: 
£75.00

Yoga and Meditation

Friday, 31 May 2019 to Friday, 7 June 2019 2019

Going Deeper retreats are an ideal first regulars retreat. They are suitable for anyone who has already done an introductory retreat, or who has been attending their local Triratna centre and wants to take things deeper. Going Deeper – with Yoga and Meditation will emphasise a body based approach to meditation supported by the mindful body work of Yoga to help us develop a fuller physical and emotional awareness. We will continue exploring the Mindfulness of Breathing and Metta Bhavana but also introduce a stronger Just Sitting and reflection element to the practice.

Booking Fee: 
£75.00

Yoga and Meditation

Friday, 29 March 2019 to Friday, 5 April 2019 2019

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. 

These retreats are open to all.  They are suitable for both beginners and those with more experience but no previous experience is assumed.  All these retreats include introductory meditation teaching and periods of silence.

Booking Fee: 
£75.00

Scottish Sangha Weekend

Friday, 17 August 2018 to Sunday, 19 August 2018 2018

Padmasambhava Weekend - " Dance of the Dakinis"

A weekend inspired by the life, teaching and example of Padmasambhava. 

You need to be an order member, mitra or a centre regular within the Scottish Triratna Buddhist Community in order to attend this retreat.

Please call to book: 01877 384 213 

Booking Fee: 
£30.00