CANADA EVENTS
August 8 – 13, 2011 :: Mindfulness Retreat :: Vancouver, BC
Title: Awakening the Heart

August 14, 2011 :: Public Talk :: Vancouver, BC
Title: Open Mind, Open Heart: Touching the Wonders of Now

COLORADO EVENTS
August 19 – 24, 2011 :: Mindfulness Retreat :: Estes Park, CO
Title: Body and Mind Are One
Description: A retreat with Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh and the monks and nuns of the international Plum Village delegation. Nestled in the majestic Rocky Mountains, we will enjoy 6 days together at the YMCA of the Rockies in Estes Park, CO cultivating the energy of mindfulness, concentration, and insight through the practices of sitting and walking meditation, silent meals, dharma talks and small group sharings. We will have the opportunity to bring our bodies and minds together to touch the wonders of life within us and around us in the present moment.

August 27, 2011 :: Public Talk :: Denver, CO
Title: Joy and Happiness are Possible
Description: “The present moment is filled with joy and happiness. If you are attentive, you will see it.” Please join Master Thich Nhat Hanh and the international delegation of monks and nuns for an evening talk on ways we can touch joy and happiness in our daily lives through the practice of mindfulness.

August 28, 2011 :: Day of Mindfulness :: Denver, CO
Description: DOM at Thay Tinh Manâ’s temple and Wake-Up DOM at Naropa

CALIFORNIA EVENTS
September 3, 2011 :: Public Talk :: Pasadena, CA
Title: Enjoying the Miracle of Now
Description: What are the practices that will help us to be able to touch the core of our being and be able to live fully the gift of this moment? During this talk, the Venerable Thich Nhat Hanh, one of the foremost teachers of engaged Buddhism will offer concrete practices of reconnection, reconcilitation and interbeing.

September 4, 2011 :: Day of Mindfulness :: Deer Park Monastery
Title: Day of Mindfulness
Description: Experience the natural beauty and serenity of Deer Park Monastery, nestled in the hills surrounding Escondido, and the practice of cultivating the energy of mindfulness together as a community,The day will include walking meditation, a session of guided meditation, a Dharma talk by Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh eating a silent vegetarian lunch together, a session of guided relaxation, and a presentation guided by the monks and nuns from the international Plum Village delegation.

September 6 – 11, 2011 :: Mindfulness Retreat in English :: Deer Park Monastery
Title: Together We Are One: Nurturing the Beloved Community
Description: A special retreat with Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh and the monks and nuns of the international Plum Village delegation. This special retreat will offer us the opportunity to gather as a fourfold community of monks nuns laymen and laywomen for sitting meditation, dharma talks, walking meditation, silent meals, and sharing our experiences of the practice in small groups. There will be opportunities for artistic expression, as well as times for noble silence. The retreat is open to all, including beginners, those who have previously attended retreats, and families with teens and children. For more information we invite you review the retreat information sheet (Word or PDF).

September 16 – 20, 2011 :: Mindfulness Retreat in Vietnamese :: Deer Park Monastery

September 25, 2011 :: Day of Mindfulness :: Deer Park Monastery
Title: Day of Mindfulness
Description: Experience the natural beauty and serenity of Deer Park Monastery, nestled in the hills surrounding Escondido, and the practice of cultivating the energy of mindfulness together as a community,The day will include walking meditation, a session of guided meditation, a Dharma talk by Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh eating a silent vegetarian lunch together, a session of guided relaxation, and a presentation guided by the monks and nuns from the international Plum Village delegation.

MISSISSIPPI EVENTS
September 28 – October 1, 2011 :: Mindfulness Retreat :: Magnolia Grove Monastery
Title: Cultivating the Mind of Love
Understanding is Love. With the practice of mindfulness, we can learn to be truly present for our own body, feelings and thoughts. This understanding and love for ourselves serve as the solid foundation for our care to our loved ones and society.
We hope that you will be able to come participate in this special and wonderful retreat “Cultivating the Mind of Love” with our teacher, Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh, and with our Plum Village monastic brothers and sisters. Together, we will apply the practice of meditation in all of our daily activities, such as sitting meditation, walking meditation, eating meditation, working meditation and resting meditation…These are practices of true love.

October 2, 2011 :: Day of Mindfulness :: Magnolia Grove Monastery
Just come. No advance registration required.

NEW YORK EVENTS
October 5 – 10, 2011 :: Mindfulness Retreat :: Blue Cliff Monastery
Title: Stepping Into Freedom, Savoring Life
Description: A retreat with Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh and the monks and nuns of the international Plum Village delegation. This retreat offers us the opportunity to gather for silent meditation, dharma talks, walking meditation, silent meals, and sharing our experiences of the practice in small groups. There will be opportunities for artistic expression, as well as times for noble silence. The retreat is open to all, including beginners, those who have previously attended retreats, and families with teens and children. For more information please read the invitation letter and registration form.

October 14, 2011 :: Public Talk :: New York City, NY
Title: Global Ethics for our Future
Description: How do we find a clear and compassionate way forward for our society and our world? What can one individual do to help bring peace and sustainability to our suffering planet? How do the 2600 year old teachings of the Buddha relate to our contemporary world, and the future that lies ahead? In this public talk, Vietnamese Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh will offer teachings and practices for our times.

October 15, 2011 :: Day of Mindfulness :: New York City, NY
Title: Global Ethics for our Future
Description: Experience the practice of cultivating the energy of mindfulness together as a community, exploring what it means to practice mindful sitting, listening, walking, eating and resting, and how to take this practice into our every day lives to become more joyful, relaxed, and steady. The day will include a session of guided meditation, a Dharma talk by Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh on the theme Global Ethics for Our Future, eating a silent vegetarian lunch together, resting and caring for our bodies in a session of guided relaxation, and a presentation guided by the monks and nuns from the international Plum Village delegation.

October 16, 2011 :: Day of Mindfulness :: Blue Cliff Monastery

For more information and registration: http://www.tnhtour.org/

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  • Rinchen Sangpo Sherpa says:

    I am a Buddhist Religious student under Dingche Ringboche Monastry based in Nepal willing to attend the Retreat international religious evetn taking place in Vancover BC from 8 to 13th August 2011. I would appreciate to know your prompt response in this regard.
    thanks

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