Online Retreat

Feeding the Creative Fire Through Dharma Practice

“We have dreamed it, therefore it is. When we give our energy to a different dream the world is transformed. To create a new world, we must first create a new dream.” -John Perkins, author of The World Is As You Dream It As we look outward into the world and inward to our own hearts, it becomes apparent that many of us are living in the infancy of our species’ human potential to dream of a world free from suffering. Yet within us all is the living kernel of possibility to imagine and awaken to this new dream. Our world needs fresh eyes, brightened by the innate goodness that resides within us. During this day we will practice silent and guided meditation. Through visual imagery inspired from nature, Dharma talks, wisdom sharing, and journaling, we will nourish our capacity to rewire conditioned perspectives that smother the fire of imagination.

Teaching Team

Amana Brembry Johnson

Amana Brembry Johnson

Teacher

Amana Brembry Johnson, Residential Dharma Teacher and Community Leader, is a Core Teacher at the East Bay Meditation Center located in Oakland, CA and Guiding Teacher of EBMC’s Spiritual Teacher and Leadership Training. Amana mentors groups of emerging Mindfulness teachers through the international Mindfulness Meditation Training Certification Program.

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