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Become an Agent of Change. Join our residential programme in June, 2017 in Germany or September, 2017 in Israel


A 14- day programme for 60 people near Dusseldorf in Germany in June and October 2017 and  in Israel in September, 2017 and April 2018.

49 people have registered for Germany with 11 places left out of 60 available places. 15 people have registered so far for Israel out of 60 available places. The programme will take place with a minimum of 30 participants.

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The Buddha of Mindfulness. The Politics of Mindfulness

The Buddha of Mindfulness.

The Politics of Mindfulness

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Ever since, Buddhist monks, nuns and Dharma teachers from the Theravada tradition brought mindfulness/meditation to the West, it has been received with open arms. A variety of retreats, course and programmes, residential and non-residential, take place throughout the West week in, week out. Continue reading 

Critiques of Mindfulness

Six Critiques of Certain Applications of Mindfulness from previous blogs

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Are Buddhist Mindfulness Practices used to support International War Crimes?

War, a repulsive form of human behaviour, generates death, mutilation, trauma and destruction of people in cities, towns and villages. Every war has cost numerous lives of men, women and children, and their habitats. Families and friends of soldiers, who have died,   lost limbs or lost their sanity, have shed tears to fill the great lakes. We can never measure the intensity of the suffering due to the actions of armies and armed organisations. Continue reading