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S.N. Goenka. Emissary of Insight. A Review of a Biography of a Vipassana teacher.

This biography gives an outline of the life of S.N. Goenka, an international Vipassana (Insight Meditation) Teacher, who set up around 120 vipassana centres (page 117) worldwide.

To his everlasting credit, Goenka ensured that all his centres stayed 100% true to the Buddhist tradition of dana (a donation, a gift, the practice of generosity) for all participants in his courses. The staff also offer their services freely. Continue reading 



An Invitation to Sign up and Support the Sangsurya Retreat Centre, outside Byron Bay, NSW, Australia.

I am inviting our Sangha. along with meditators and mindfulness practitioners in Australia and worldwide to sign up and become a supporter of the Sangsurya Retreat Centre, just outside Byron Bay in New South Wales, Australia.

Sangsurya has offered every year a wonderful range of retreats in insight meditation, yoga and more amidst beautiful nature, tropical birds and a variety of creatures walking on the Earth. Continue reading 



Christopher e-News issued 30 August 2020. Eleven themes

Dear Friends,

Here is the list of items for the current Christopher e-News sent out on 30 August 2020.

Click on links below for items or on website link for full enews. Continue reading 



Rob Burbea, the insight meditation teacher, has inhaled his last breath. As the birds woke up on the Full Moon (7 May 2020) marking the Buddha’s full awakening …

Today is the Full Moon of May. The Buddhist tradition marks the birth, death and enlightenment around 2600 years ago of Gautama the Buddha.

The facing of sickness, pain and death served as the trigger for Gotama, aged 29, to depart from the pleasures and privileges of the Royal Palace to explore the depth of experience. Continue reading 



Retreats in India in February 2020 with Christopher in Thai Monastery, Sarnath. Radha teaches in Thai Monastery, Bodh Gaya.

INDIA (47th year of Christopher teaching in India)

TO REGISTER FOR SARNATH RETREAT

CHRISTOPHER TITMUSS

Thai Monastery, Sarnath, near Varanasi

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