Nyungne retreat with Renate Scholz and Kasia Kowalska
18 January 2019 - 23 January 2019
Visit us for the Nyungne retreat, led by Renate Scholz and Kasia Kowalska
18-23 January 2019
Nyungne is a fasting practice of a Thousand Armed Loving Eyes, only for those who have the refuge.
During this practice, the practitioners take special vows (Tib. Sogyong) eliminating having sex, using alcohol, drugs or nicotine, etc. During this retreat, special meals will be served. Each day there will be four intensive meditation sessions, about 3h each. The second day of each Nyungne is a fasting day (even liquids are not allowed). There are also other rules and conditions that will be covered in detail during the introductory lecture on Friday, 18 Jan at 20.00.
18.01 (Fri) at 20.00 – introductory lecture,
19.01 (Sat) 06.00 am – beginning of the 1st Nyungne,
20.01 (Sun) – meditation sessions,
21.01 (Mon), ca. 9:00 am – the end of the 1st Nyungne
21.01 (Mon) 06.00 am – beginning of the 2nd Nyungne,
22.01 (Tue) – meditation sessions,
23.01 (Wed), ca. 09.00 am – the end of the 2nd Nyungne.
- Those who have never took part in this practice before, should arrive on Friday, 18 Jan 2019 and join the introductory lecture at 20.00.
- Booklets with the text of the practice (Polish transcription) will be available (20 PLN).
- Please remember to bring warm clothes, sleeping bags and house shoes.