Chong An Sunim joins us as a guest speaker from Won Kwang Sa Temple in Budapest. We talk about how the pandemic is affecting us. We explore, that the whole world is learning what it’s like to be on retreat…
In this episode, Will talks about our upcoming retreat with Chong An Sunim and Kongan practice.
When I was a child, I used to play a game with friends called “making the clouds disappear.” Days that clouds were scattered and puffy were ideal. We would each pick a cloud and focus all our energy on making it disappear, and sure enough, with patience, they would disappear! What was wonderful about the game was the experience of oneness, of sky, mind, space. It was the magic of active imagination! As adults we intellectually might grasp that this […]
Abbot Will Rauschenberger ends the retreat with a talk and group discussion with the retreat participants.
Abbot Will Rauschenberger talks with the January 2020 Retreat participants at the start of the retreat.
Our Sunday evening practice is changing to Sunday morning practice! Starting October 6, 2019. At the close of our last retreat, it was the consensus of the sangha members present that it would be easier for most to have our Sunday practice be in the morning instead of the evening. So starting on Oct 6, 2019 we will be meeting at 10:00 am for our meditation practice. Sunday Morning Practice Session: The doors open at 9:30 am and the practice session […]