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February 2018
Meditation Retreats Sue Cooper

RETREAT: Containment through Silence

23 February, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 25 February, 2018 @ 2:00 pm
Mont Fleur Conference Centre, Upper Blaauwklippen Road
Stellenbosch , Western Cape 7600 South Africa

This two night silent weekend retreat, held in a very nurturing environment in late summer, will focus on the containment that arises when we access stillness within silence. During this retreat we will establish an inner refuge, a safe home…

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March 2018
Embracing Change and Loss

RETREAT: Embracing Change and Loss

17 March, 2018 - 21 March, 2018
Emoyeni Retreat Centre, Magaliesberg Mountains, North West Province, South Africa

Inspired by the wisdom of Buddhist psychology, with its profound understanding of the truth of Impermanence, we will explore ways to integrate change and loss in our lives, so that we can learn to bear the unbearable. Through sitting and…

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RETREAT: A Path of Courage and Compassion

29 March, 2018 - 2 April, 2018
Buddhist Retreat Centre, Ixopo, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

This 4-night Easter weekend retreat is held in a nurturing and containing atmosphere of contemplative (Noble) silence and integrates meditation and the wisdom of Buddhist psychology. Through meditation practices and teachings which cultivate calm and compassionate awareness, we will explore…

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April 2018

RETREAT: Healing and Transformation through Meditation

13 April, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 15 April, 2018 @ 2:00 pm
Temenos Retreat Centre, Corner of Bree and Voortrekker Streets
McGregor, Western Cape

This ‘Open the Heart and Still the Mind’ weekend retreat is held in a contained and nurturing atmosphere of contemplative silence and is suitable for beginner as well as experienced meditators. Drawing on the wisdom of Buddhist psychology, we will…

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RETREAT: From Fear and Shame to Freedom

27 April, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 1 May, 2018 @ 2:00 pm
The Blue Butterfly, Welbedacht Nature Reserve
Tulbagh, Western Cape

This 4-night silent retreat, held in a contained and nurturing atmosphere of contemplative silence, is suitable for beginner as well as experienced meditators and provides an opportunity to discover the healing and transformative path of meditation. Drawing on the wisdom…

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May 2018
Mont Fleur

RETREAT: The Restorative Power of Silence

19 May, 2018 - 20 May, 2018
Mont Fleur Conference Centre, Upper Blaauwklippen Road
Stellenbosch , Western Cape 7600 South Africa

This overnight retreat, held in a nurturing and containing atmosphere of contemplative silence, is suitable for beginners who are new to the silent retreat experience, as well as for seasoned practitioners, who will have an opportunity to deepen their practice.…

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June 2018
Meditation Retreats Sue Cooper

RETREAT: An Integrated Awakening

14 June, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 17 June, 2018 @ 2:00 pm
Mont Fleur Conference Centre, Upper Blaauwklippen Road
Stellenbosch , Western Cape 7600 South Africa

This 3-night winter retreat (Thurs night – Sun lunch) is suitable for beginner as well as experienced meditators and will be held in a contained and nurturing atmosphere of contemplative silence at the very beautiful and nurturing Mont Fleur retreat…

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August 2018

RETREAT: Listening to the Cries of the World at Ease

9 August, 2018 - 12 August, 2018
Mont Fleur Conference Centre, Upper Blaauwklippen Road
Stellenbosch , Western Cape 7600 South Africa

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September 2018

RETREAT: Finding Joy within Stillness

20 September, 2018 - 24 September, 2018
Buddhist Retreat Centre, Ixopo, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

This 4 night, long-weekend retreat, which integrates meditation and the wisdom of Buddhist psychology, is held in a nurturing and containing atmosphere of contemplative (Noble) silence. Through the teachings and practices of compassionate wisdom, we will cultivate a calm, spacious…

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RETREAT: Awakening the Heart of Compassion

25 September, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 2 October, 2018 @ 7:30 am
Dharmagiri Sacred Mountain Retreat, near Underberg, Southern Drakensberg KwaZulu-Natal South Africa

Held in a contained and nurturing atmosphere of contemplative silence, this 7 night silent retreat is offered to those who have previously attended one of my Open the Heart and Still the Mind retreats and can be attended separately or…

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