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Retreats with Santikaro in 2018

States: IL | WA | NV ... Abroad: Germany | Thailand

These retreats & workshops range in length from day-long, through weekends & long weekends, and up to week-long & longer.


January 20 - Meditation workshop: Refreshing and Deepening Practice, Chicago, IL

follow link for details ... please pre-register

February 1-4, Alive, Embodied, Aware: Where else is there to go?, Wheaton, IL

retreat hosted by Theosophical Society

March 25-30 Breathing with Mindfulness of Body, Feelings, Mind & Realities, Barre, MA

Residential workshop of inquiry, study, and practice at Barre Center for Buddhist Studies

April 20-26 Mindfulness with Breathing, WA

Cloud Mountain, WA

May 3-6 Insight Chicago Retreat at Portiuncula, Frankfort, IL

Mindfulness with Breathing: Embodied, Alive, & Clear Sighted ... Organized by Insight Chicago

early August at Liberation Park: Anapanasati Invitational - 2 weeks

We will dig into the nitty-gritty of Buddha's primary meditation teaching through daily sittings & conversations.

Space is extremely limited and all spaces are taken. If it goes well, we will try it again.

August 29-September 2 Under the Bodhi Tree: radical dependent co-arising

Hendersonville, NC

October 4-day Insight Chicago Retreat Chicago, IL

at the Cenacle in Lincoln Park ... Organized by Insight Chicago

October 12-18 Noble Eightfold Path Retreat, WA

Cloud Mountain, WA

December 1-8 at Wiman Din, Saiyok, Kanchanaburi, Thailand

Meditating with the Enneagram (annual 8-day retreat for Thai speakers only)

December 28-January 3 Releasing and Greeting the New Year with Dhamma, WA

Meditation and reflection concerning time, change, death, birth, life, & renewal