Programme

Meaning of Sphere: "of influence, of interest, and of wholeness and formed" – Karma Chime Shore

Explorations of Mind, Consciousness and Compassionate Living with Tarchin Hearn

Explorations of Mind, Consciousness and Compassionate Living with Tarchin Hearn   Feb 3  – “This Mystery of Love” at Orgyen Hermitage, 9 Windridge Lane March 3 – “Expressions of Gratitude” (this will be part of a weekend dedicated to celebrating Tarchin’s 70th birthday and the completion of the Manaaki Huts) Please note that this weekend’s events…

Awakening the Embodied Mind with Leander Kane

Awakening the Embodied Mind with Leander Kane 6 – 10 February 2019 Wednesday 11.30am until Sunday afternoon 3pm     This 4 day retreat offers an opportunity to study mindfulness and meditative clarity in a very direct way through the body. Sati, often translated as “mindfulness” in Pali, also means “remembering”. The Buddha’s treatise on sati commences with contemplation…

Healing Gods and Goddesses Archetypes Retreat with Mira Riddiford

Explore a range of Divine Masculine and Feminine Archetypes in a beautiful Western Australian setting. Learn about ancient Greek, Roman, Egyptian and Norse gods and goddesses in their healing forms. This is a wonderful opportunity to deepen your knowledge on this western form of empowerment and transformation. 7 – 14 APRIL 2019, ORIGIN’S CENTRE, NEAR PERTH Sister Centre…

Western Mysteries Tarot Series

The Lovers, The Chariot, Strength & The Queen of Coins with Mira Riddiford in person, online or watch the recording 12 September – 3 October 2018 Wednesdays, 7pm – 8.30pm in person venue: Kingsland, Auckland Meditations that encourage wellness, clarity of mind and joy This standalone urban (in daily life) retreat also acts as a taster for: A…

The Sevenfold Training of Samantabhadra with Tarchin Hearn

Weekend Retreat – Friday October 26th evening until Sunday October 28th afternoon  In the very extensive “Avatamsaka Sutra”, Samantabhadra is portrayed as primordial buddha nature and, as the archetype of ‘a great and courageous being’, a bodhisattva whose life is completely shaped by a vast and profound aspiration to awaken infinite skillful means in helping all…

Awakening the Embodied Mind with Leander Kane

Two retreats by Leander coming up URBAN RETREAT Dates: Saturday September 22nd 1pm to 4pm and Sunday September 23rd 9.30am to 12:30pm Cost: $40 per class (waged); $30 (unwaged); plus dana Venue: McDermott Hall, 175 Garnet Road, Westmere, Auckland Registration: Contact Janet on janetgeades@gmail.com RESIDENTIAL RETREAT Date: Friday night November 16th 6pm until Sunday afternoon November…

Healing Goddesses Workshop

with Mira Riddiford in person, online or watch the recording 11 August 2018, 11am in person venue: Kingsland, Auckland (this timing is to work in with Canadian participants who will join in live at the same time at 10 August 2018, 7pm Eastern Daylight Time) Meditations that encourage wellness, clarity of mind and joy This…

The heart of meditation at Orgyen, December 3, 2017

The heart of meditation – love and clear seeing – easeful presence and engaged enquiry. Sunday December 3, 2017 10 am class and 12 noon shared lunch. Please come and join us for this last Windridge gathering of 2017. If the weather is fine, we will gather in the Buddha Grove, otherwise it will be…

The Heart of Mahayana Retreat with Tarchin Hearn, July 26 – August 4, 2018, Orgyen Hermitage, Katikati

The Heart of Mahayana bodhicitta/bodhisattva Samantabhadra, Natural Awakening, and Contemplative Science a retreat with Tarchin Hearn when: beginning the morning of July 26 – ending the morning of August 4, 2018 where: Orgyen Hermitage, Katikati During this retreat will we will contemplate the Seven Trainings of Samantabhadra as a way of glimpsing the heart/core vision…

Liberation through the Body with Leander Kane, 17-19 November

Weekend Retreat – Friday November 17th evening until Sunday November 19th afternoon This weekend retreat offers an opportunity to study mindfulness and meditative clarity in a very direct way by using the body itself as a meditation tool. The body and mind are not separate. In this method, the practitioner uses very specific guided movements…