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This retreat will be of particular interest for those involved in the modern mindfulness movement in that it will explore the deep roots from which the teachings of secular mindfulness have been extracted.
Alan Wallace: www.alanwallace.org
'Silence in Science and Speaking in Faith' Laurence Freeman OSB and Alan Wallace PhD in dialogue Alan Wallace and Laurence Freeman will explore and reflect upon science, contemplation and faith. How do we discover and uncover the mysteries of life and the world around us? Should we rely on religious belief, scientific evidence, philosophical speculation or something other? Is secular science the sole arbiter of reality, and is religious faith irrational and therefore unreliable? Dr Alan Wallace is a scholar and practitioner…Find out more »
During this one-day workshop, Lama Alan Wallace will give an oral transmission and commentary to a core Dzogchen text composed by the late Yangthang Rinpoche, one of the great Dzogchen masters of recent times. Drawing from his great learning and profound meditative experience, Yangthang Rinpoche composed the short meditation manual entitled A Summary of the View, Meditation, and Conduct, in which he presents the basic framework of the practice of the Great Perfection, regarded by many as the pinnacle of…Find out more »