2 Day Meditation Retreat at Myoshin-ji
Inside the Cave of Angels: The deep function of meditation
Sat, Apr 20, 2019 10:00 AM Sun, Apr 21, 2019 5:00 PM
Join Dr. Peggy Rowe Ward and Dr. Larry Ward on a two-day journey into meditation practice.
We will experience the precious gifts meditation brings into our lives and how it can heal and transform us at the deepest levels, revealing our true self.
The first day will be about cultivating deep peace.
The second day will be about cultivating deep wisdom.
Each day will include teachings and experiences that offer skills of meditation in daily life.
This retreat is an invitation to go inward, explore our inner life and uncover our true nature.
*The event will be conducted in English with Japanese translation.
* 2-day attendance is recommended but you can attend one day only if you wish.
*This is a non-residential retreat, please make your own arrangements for accommodation.
A Message from Peggy and Larry
The title “Inside the Cave of Angels” is from a calligraphy we saw on the wall in Thich Nhat Hanh’s room years ago:
When you are inside the cave of angels, don't leave without your transformation"
The cave of angels is a metaphor for our hearts and minds in meditation, our inner life hidden within our outer-life. A place where one can heal and transform suffering.
At this time in our lives, the transformation of suffering and the cultivation of deep peace and wisdom is very important to ourselves, families, communities and the world.