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Author and meditation teacher, Charles Francis, will lead you in a quiet and peaceful retreat in the beautiful countryside of Browns Summit, North Carolina. It is the perfect environment to relax and rejuvenate yourself through the practice of mindfulness meditation.As you may already know, the mindfulness meditation retreat is a powerful tool for your spiritual growth. You can make years’ worth of progress in just a matter of days. Some of the people who are the most peaceful and emotionally secure are those who attend meditation retreats regularly. Now you too can achieve that peace and serenity.“Absolutely one of the best experiences that I have ever had! It was so rewarding to be in an environment where you can relax, learn, and grow.” ~ Kimberly, July 2016In this 2-day (or 4-day) retreat, you’ll gain a solid foundation of meditation through the “12 Steps of the Mindfulness Meditation Practice.” Whether you’re a beginner or experienced meditator, you will learn the proper meditation techniques, so you keep making steady progress in your spiritual development. You will learn how to: - Overcome the stress of daily life - Develop greater self-confidence - Improve your relationships with loved ones - Stay focused and committed to your practice - Find true happiness and inner peaceThrough this retreat, you will experience the full power of the mindfulness meditation practice, and take a significant step forward in your spiritual development.
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Early Registration (until April 8th)TWO-DAY RETREATStarts: Saturday May 6th at 10 amEnds: Monday May 8th at 10 am.Single private room: $379Double occupancy: $329Cabin/bunk bed: $289FOUR-DAY RETREATStarts: Saturday May 6th at 10 amEnds: Wednesday May 10th at 10 am.Single private room: $649Double occupancy: $549Cabin/bunk bed: $479Rates are per person. Registration fee includes overnight accommodations, all meals, tuition, and miscellaneous supplies.
Gay Friendly: Yes!
Special Needs: Wheelchair Access
Restrictions: No Alcohol, No Drugs
Start Date: 5/6/2017
End Date: 5/10/2017
Event Length: 5 days
Event Leaders: Charles A. Francis
Training/Lineage: Charles A. Francis is the cofounder and director of the Mindfulness Meditation Institute, and author of “Mindfulness Meditation Made Simple: Your Guide to Finding True Inner Peace” (Paradigm Press). He is also the creator of the “12 Steps of the Mindfulness Meditation Practice,” and a regular Huffington Post contributor.Charles has studied the practice of mindfulness with Zen master Thich Nhat Hanh, and for over 20 years he has worked to help people find inner peace through mindfulness meditation. He is a speaker and consultant, and leads workshops and retreats in Raleigh, NC where he resides.
Room Types: Dorm, Hotel
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Some or all housing is single sex only.
Children OK: Yes!
Food: Vegetarian or Vegan Options
Reservation Criteria: No meditation experience is necessary. There is a 15% discount for early registration until April 8th, 2017.REGISTRATIONYou can register online or by mail. For registration instructions visit the event website.“Thank you for this wonderful retreat! I am feeling joy & love everywhere I look around.” ~ Banita, July 2016
Retreat Contact: Charles Francis
Phone: (919) 803-3517
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