Date(s) - 10/07/2017
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Hartford Mindfulness Center
Saturday & Sunday 10:00-12:00 / 2:00-5:00
Explore effective methods for enhancing your health and happiness based on traditional Oriental healing principles that are thousands of years old. This retreat will offer ideas and suggestions for healing the body, mind and spirit. The weekend’s events will include sitting and walking meditation, Tai Chi/Chi Kung, Five Element Approach to a Healthy Lifestyle (including nutritional recommendations), Acupressure massage therapy (to promote self healing and relaxation), and the Psychology of Happiness (to cultivate loving kindness and compassion).
Lama Losang/David Bole completed the traditional three year retreat at Karme Ling Retreat Center under the direction of Khenpo Karthar Rinpoche. He received getsul (intermediate) and gelong (full) ordination from Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche. He is currently serving as the Resident Lama for the Gainesville KTC in Florida. In addition, he received a Ph.D. in psychology from the University of Florida. He is a licensed Acupuncture Physician, A.P. and Director of the Traditional Acupuncture Center in Gainesville, Florida. He is also a former member of the Board of Trustees at KTD Monastery.
$25/$20 per session – non-members / members*
$100 / $85 entire weekend – non-members/ members*
*No one will be turned away due to inability to pay; you may contact firstname.lastname@example.org to request a scholarship or reduced rate.