Retreats

Prices
  • Female Single Room – AUD $835.00
  • Male Single Room – AUD $835.00

Date & Time Details: Friday 5th October late afternoon- Sunday 14th October lunchtime.

Location: Blue Mountains Insight Meditation centre

Address: 25 Rutland Rd, Medlow Bath NSW 2780

Contact:
office@bmimc.org.au
(02) 4788 1024

Course Code: PK2-18

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9 Day Retreat with Patrick Kearney

with Patrick Kearney

October 5 - 14, 2018

Patrick teaches satipaṭṭhāna, the way of mindfulness, in the lineage of Mahāsī Sayādaw. He emphasises the cultivation of a felt continuity of awareness by tracking the elemental flow of experience that lies beneath our habitual concepts and reactions. As we become intimate with what is already present we discover the radical simplicity of the practice, and we learn to “live independently, not clinging to anything in the world” (Satipaṭṭhāna Sutta MN 10).

Teacher

Patrick Kearney
Patrick Kearney is an independent dharma teacher in the lineage of Mahāsī Sayādaw of Burma, his principal teachers being Paṇḍitarama Sayādaw and John Hale. He has also trained in the Diamond Sangha lineage of Zen Buddhism. His original teacher was Robert Aitken Roshi, and he is now studying with Paul Maloney Roshi. Patrick has a particular interest in the Buddha’s teachings before Theravāda or Mahāyāna were thought of. He studies Pāli and seeks to bring his understanding of the early texts to the practice of dharma in the contemporary world. For further details see his website.
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