Sand Mandala Buddhist Retreat

June 6, 2016

Jun 6, 2016 - Jun 19, 2016
All Day
Netloft

Blue Medicine Buddha 4Blue Medicine Buddha Sand Mandala

Continuing the Gabriola Island Ecumenical  Society theme  for 2015-2016 “Walking on the Mystical Side’ ” we are happy to welcome Tibetan Buddhist monk, Losang Samten. Losang will construct a 5′ sand mandala at The Net Loft. Viewing of his creative process will be open to the public.

losang sand mandalaMandala Creation

The Netloft
1960 Murray Rd.

June 6-17, 2016
9am-4pm  daily
The public is welcome to visit the Net Loft between the above hours to observe, visit and meditate as  Losang creates the Mandala.

Mandala Dispersal

The Netloft
1960 Murray Rd.

Sunday June 19th
1:30 pm
Open to the public.

Losang SamtenRetreat for Healing and Purification with Losang Samten

The Netloft
1960 Murray Rd.

While he is here, Losang will offer a retreat for healing and purification to complement the Blue Medicine Buddha. Registration is required for this event, see below.

Retreat Schedule

Friday
5 pmDinner*
Payment and registration confirmation
7 - 8:30 pmEvening Intro and Practice
Saturday
9:30 am - 12Morning practice and teaching
12 - 1:30 pmLunch*
1:30 - 3 pmTeaching
3 - 3:30 pmTea
3:30 - 4:30 pmWalking Meditation
4:30 - 4:45 pmSitting Meditation
5:30 - 6:30 pmDinner*
7 - 8:30 pmTeaching
Sunday
9:30 - 11:30 amSitting/Teaching/Practice/Closing
11:30 - 1 pmLunch*
1:30 - 3 pmPractice and Closing

Food*
Meals for non-residential participants are available or you can bring your own.  Cost for meals is $20 for dinners and $15 for lunch or brunch.  Please book your meals in advance with Netloft  if you would like to take advantage of this.

Accommodation
Limited accommodation is available.  Contact Tobrina at Netloft for more info

Reserve Your Spot below

The costs below are suggested dana donations.  If you would like to book at a different amount contact Registration.

Service/work trade scholarships are also available to assist with the cost of attending the retreat.

Reserve Your Spot

Bookings are closed for this event.

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