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Online retreat with Dónal Creedon | 12 – 20 March, 2021

Dónal has kindly offered to run a virtual retreat this March. The retreat will be held over ZOOM. About Dónal CreedonDónal Creedon is a Buddhist meditation teacher with many years’ experience, loved and deeply appreciated for his warmth, openness and sincerity. He studied and practiced with Buddhist masters of the Kagyu practice lineage in Europe […]

Retreat at Susurumba Retreat Centre 31 March – 5 April 2021| Welcoming the Unwelcome

Susurumba kopje This retreat will go ahead subject to the lifting of COVID travel and gathering restrictions. Wednesday 31 March – Monday 5 April 2021Facilitator : Dave SheehanTopic : Welcoming the Unwelcome TIMINGS:      Start time    Suggested arrival 16.00 – 17.00 hours on Wednesday 31 March Evening soup is at 18:00 followed by Introductory Talk at […]

Retreat | Confronting my Neuroses

Topic : Confronting my NeurosesDates : Tuesday 17 – Sunday 22 November, 2020Venue: Susurumba Retreat CentreFacilitator : Dave SheehanLimited numbers due to COVID : 10Contact: Dave whatsapp 0772-317424 or zimsheehans [at] Meditation practice brings all our neuroses to the surface rather than hiding them at the bottom of our minds.  It enables us to […]

Dónal Creedon | Online retreat | Friday 6 – Sat 14 November 2020

Dónal has kindly offered to run a virtual retreat for the Southern Africa Centres this November. The retreat will be held over Zoom. Please watch this post for updates. Dates: Friday 6 – Saturday 14 November, 2020 Retreat Theme: Bodhicitta. An Affirming Flame ‘Defenceless under the nightOur world in stupor lies;Yet, dotted everywhere,Ironic points of […]

Two day mini-summit on “Developing Resilience in Difficult times” 1 and 2 February 2020 

HARARE BUDDHIST CENTRE is pleased to announce our very first ‘mini-summit’. The theme is “Developing Resilience in Difficult times” and will consist of a series of four talks by different speakers, followed by a facilitated discussion (led by Richard Maasdorp), over two mornings as follows: Resilience – “an individual or society’s ability to properly adapt […]

5 Day Retreat, Susurumba, Juliasdale: Being Flexible is being Alive, with Dave Sheehan | Tue 4 – Sun 9 Feb 2020

We cannot change the world to conform to our wishes, but we can have mastery over how we experience it; learning to accept and adapt will mature our minds. A rigid or narrow-minded person has difficulty in getting on with other people and with their own life. On the other hand, a broad-minded, flexible person […]