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A Day of Workshops On Insight Meditation

Start Where You Are
"...what will you do with this one wild and precious life."
- Mary Oliver

presented by the teachers at
Deep Spring Center for Meditation and Spiritual Inquiry

Saturday, September 7, 2013 - 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Held at:
Interfaith Center for Spiritual Growth
704 Airport Road, Ann Arbor, MI  48108

Come explore insight meditation for a day.
For those brand new to meditation and continuing students.

Workshop  Schedule:

Registration - 9:00 am - 9:30 am

Welcome - 9:30 am - 9:40 am

Workshops #1 - 9:45 am - 10:45 am

  • START WHERE YOU ARE
    Learn the basic tools of vipassana (insight) meditation. Vipassana is the practice of moment by momen mindfulness of the thoughts, emotions, and physical sensations that arise and the holding of them in the container of the heart.

       
    Teacher: Karen Mori
        Level 1: Beginners

  • AWARENESS AS OUR REFUGE
    Buddhist practitioners take refuge in the Buddha, the Dharma and the Sangha as a frequent practice but today let's look at the greatest refuge of them all - our personal power of awareness.
       
    Teacher: Dorothy Ann Coyne
        Levels 2-3: Continuing and Advanced

Workshops #2 - 11:00 am - 12:15 pm

  • METTA MEDITATION
    Bringing open heartedness and balance into our meditation practice by learning and doing loving kindness and compassion practices.
        Teacher: Julie Wolcott
        All Levels 1-2-3

  • CONSCIOUS CONNECTED BREATHWORKS
    Through the use of conscious connected breathwork we can learn to open our breath and release the physical, mental, and emotional restrictions.
        Teacher: Frank Levey
       
    All Levels 1-2-3

LUNCH - 12:15 pm - 1:30 pm - bring your own brown bag
Snacks and refreshments will be served.

Workshops #3 - 1:30 pm - 2:40 pm

For everyone - 2:45 pm - 4:15 pm

THE FRUITS OF MEDITATION PRACTICE
This session will cover the wide range of the fruits of practice from letting go of habitual responses to complete freedom, and demonstrate why and how practice begins.
    Teacher: Barbara Brodsky
Founder of Deep Spring Center for Meditation and Spiritual Inquiry

For everyone - 4:20 - 5:00 pm

Q & A WITH A PANEL OF ALL TEACHERS

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Registration and payment-
$40 - REGISTER NOW
or
$20 - REGISTER NOW for students, veterans and armed services

No one turned away for financial reasons.

Choose your workshops from the 3 sessions here to accommodate for space.

Perhaps after this meditation day you would like to continue...

Deep Spring Center offers an Introduction to Meditation Workshop, these are 3 hours sessions held on Saturdays throughout the year. The next one is Saturday, October 12, 2013 from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm at Deep Spring Center.

Contact the office for more information and registration for A Day of Meditation or any other classes, retreats or workshops: info@deepspring.org or 734.477.5848.