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The Buddha's Path to Freedom: The 2nd Foundation of Mindfulness
Donald Rothberg
Saturday, October 11, 9:30am - 5:00pm
Community Meditation Hall
$55 - $150 sliding scale, plus a donation to the teacher(s) Add $5 at the door. Please bring your lunch. Code FF3D14.
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A Study and Practice Series of Four Daylongs (Part 2 of 4)
Prerequisite: Beginning meditation class or the equivalent.

During this daylong, the second in the series on the Four Foundations of Mindfulness, we will explore the bare nature of our experience and discover that every moment is colored by a feeling-tone of pleasant, unpleasant, or neutral. As we bring mindfulness to this truth, we begin to uncover the deeply conditioned instincts and reactivity of the mind -- grasping, aversion and delusion, and learn how to break free from the patterns that cause us so much suffering. The Buddha taught that insight into the feeling-tone of our experience was so important that he named mindfulness of feeling-tone as one of the Four Foundations of our mindfulness practice.

Teachings are appropriate for individuals as well as health care professionals. Continuing Education (CE) credit available. See below for more information.

CE Learning Objectives:

-- Practice the general approach of mindfulness and be able to share techniques to develop mindfulness with clients.

-- Practice ways to steady the mind when it is distracted, using principles and practices from Buddhist psychology, and be able to share these techniques with clients.

-- Practice developing mindfulness

-- Recognize how to bring these perspectives and practices into everyday activities, including one's work.

Young Adults (18-26) and Seniors (65+ with limited and fixed income) are invited to attend this day for $25.

Please Carpool! Visit our Online Bulletin Board for Ride Sharing to find or offer a ride.

Online Registration for this event is available until 12 noon one business day before the event. If you can't attend, see our Cancellation Policy.

Volunteer/Work Exchange opportunities, as well as full or partial Scholarships, may be available for this program. For more information, please contact the Volunteer Coordinator at volunteering@spiritrock.org or (415) 488-0164 x224.

Scholarships are not available for events listed as “Benefits.”

Even if you have been to Spirit Rock before, please review Daylong Programs at Spirit Rock for useful information about what to wear, what to bring, how to get here, and more.

Continuing Education (CE) Credit: 6 CE credits available for MFTs, LCSWs, psychologists and nurses from SRMC-SCRC for $45. Prepayment available on website. For more information, see Continuing Education (CE) Credit.



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