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Timetable for international Zoom Retreats with Christopher Titmuss.

Here is the Timetable for Zoom Retreats, plus relevant information.

This Zoom retreat will consist of four meetings on Zoom per day. These meetings will include a Dharma talk, mindfulness meditation instructions, guided meditations, question and answers and small group meeting to check practice.. Continue reading 



I wrote on my last blog I declined a Covid-19 jab. Over 250 comments landed. This blog offers a response to some  comments.

Last week, I wrote a 2000-word blog stating that I declined the invitation from my local clinic to receive Covid-19 vaccination. Over 250 comments landed in my social media, mostly from Facebook, and other social media. This blog shows my response to a range of comments. I took a sentence or a few lines from 15 comments.

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Mindfulness. A Single Limb in the Body of the Teachings/Practises. A Podcast. Ron Purser with Questions for Christopher

Ron Purser interviewed me for his 60 minute Mindful Cranks podcast in July 2020.

Professor of Management in the College of Business at San Francisco State University, Ron is the author of McMindfulness: How Mindfulness Became the New Capitalist Spirituality. Dr. Purser is an ordained Zen Dharma Teacher in the Korean Zen Taego order of Buddhism. Continue reading 



Action and Vision. Totnes, south Devon, England. 10 Links to Newspaper Articles. 25 Links to Organisations, Businesses, Charities etc Working for Social Change

Dear Readers

Here is a list of links with regard to what is happening in Totnes (population 8400) in south Devon, UK.

TEN LINKS TO NEWSPAPER/MAGAZINE ARTICLES ON TOTNES IN RECENT YEARS

  1. https://pebblemag.com/magazine/travelling/totnes-independent-ethical-shops-guide
  2. www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/destinations/europe/united-kingdom/articles/totnes-what-to-see-and-do
  3. www.theguardian.com/business/2012/aug/15/totnes-war-global-capitalism
  4. www.independent.co.uk/environment/green-living/the-transition-movement-today-totnes-tomorrow-the-world-2364355
  5. www.theguardian.com/environment/2011/feb/06/totnes-transition-towns-ethical-living
  6. www.devonlive.com/news/why-is-totnes-so-weird-2085944
  7. www.open.edu/openlearn/society/politics-policy-people/sociology/totnes-town-constantly-transition
  8. www.newhumanist.org.uk/articles/2862/the-town-thats-twinned-with-narniahttps:
  9. www.theguardian.com/environment/2013/jun/15/transition-towns-way-forward
  10. www.theguardian.com/politics/2018/oct/07/sarah-wollaston-fights-to-save-totnes-seat-brexiters

TWENTY LINKS TO ORGANISATIONS, BUSINESSES, CHARITIES ETC IN AND AROUND TOTNES

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Totnes
  2. https://www.transitiontowntotnes.org/about/history/https://transitionnetwork.org/transition-near-me/
  3. https://transitionnetwork.org/about-the-movement/what-is-transition/reconomy/
  4. https://transitionnetwork.org/https://totnesconsciousnesscafe.co.uk/https//
  5. https://gaiahouse.co.uk/
  6. https://www.sharphamtrust.org/mindfulness-retreats/sharpham-house-retreats
  7. https://www.schumachercollege.org.uk/
  8. https://www.tnhc.co.uk/
  9. https://www.dartington.org/
  10. https://www.sharphamtrust.org/calendar/retreat/the-barn-retreat-six-day-meditation#/events
  11. https://www.southdevonsteinerschool.org/
  12. http://www.italianfoodheroes.com/
  13. http://totnes-meditation-group.org/
  14. https://www.wanderingwild.co.uk/experience
  15. http://thezerowasteshop.co.uk/pages/about/our-story/81
  16. https://reconomycentre.org/tag/inner-resilience/
  17. https://www.totnespulse.co.uk/totnes-to-join-national-rebellion-for-climate-action/
  18. https://www.souland.org/blog/life-cairn-in-totnes-for-honouring-and-grieving-extinction-1st-dec-2018
  19. http://www.totnes-today.co.uk/article.cfm?id=117926&headline=Campaigners%20in%20%27climate%20emergency%27%20call&sectionIs=news&searchyear=2019
  20. https://www.greenlife.co.uk/collections/food-store
  21. https://www.greenfibres.com/about-greenfibres
  22. https://www.riverford.co.uk/
  23. http://www.sackswholefoods.co.uk/
  24. https://www.wakeuptoorganic.co.uk/find-your-local-store-in-brixham
  25. https://www.transitiontowntotnes.org/event/community-of-dragons/

 

 



What is Mindfulness? 26 Definitions

WHAT IS MINDFULNESS?

26 Definitions

The Buddha engaged in the regular application of Mindfulness in his teachings. The Pali word for Mindfulness is Sati. His teachings on mindfulness serve as the primary inspiration for the teachings on mindfulness available in the West  and elsewhere in the world.

Sati conveys remembering what leads up to an experience or situation and the presence of the experience or situation. There is no English equivalent to the word sati. Continue reading 




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