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      Calm your Mind | Discover Inner Peace : Meditation Retreat in Chicago


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      August 24, 2019

      Saturday   9:00 AM

      5849 North Nina Avenue
      Chicago, Illinois 60631

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      Calm your Mind | Discover Inner Peace : Meditation Retreat

      Are you living in Chicago or nearby? Rejuvenate your body. Revitalize your mind.  Unleash your inner happiness. This retreat is going to help you learn easy and relaxing meditation technique to reduce stress and gain more happiness in your life. All levels of meditation practitioners are welcome. In this 1 day meditation retreat, you will: - learn from a Thai Buddhist monk who has been practicing meditation for more than 20 years. - Learn simple and flexible meditation techniques customized to fit your lifestyle.- Learn easy and practical Buddhist wisdom as a tangible solution to live a happy life in a fast-pace world.- Connect with a community of like-minded and positive people who also look to improve themselves. - Emerge in a peaceful and safe space to deepen your meditation practice.- Get support from the community of mindfulness practitioners. Location:  5849 N. Nina Ave. Chicago Special offer: you can bring children  age 7-13 to join in a mindfulness workshop for kids during our program. We have peace coaches to lead children's activities designed to be beneficial for children’s inner peace and enjoyment with their peers. We have meditation chairs and mats available for you, if you have a preferred seat, feel free to bring it. Lunch is provided. Suggested donation of $20 for one day and $30 for two days. We would appreciate if you donated in advance via check or through eventbrite.Please register by Thursday, August 22, so we have an accurate amount of food and seating. Hope to see you there! You can register by sending us an email at dmcmcc072@gmail.com, Eventbrite or in weekly class  *Venerable Prawed Varasayo is a Buddhist monk from Thailand. He is traveling to Chicago for the first time from Colorado to share his experiences and wisdom with you! Ordained since 1999, Venerable Prawed has worked with many meditation practitioners through his work as the abbot of our sister temple in Denver. His essay won first place in a contest for Harvard extension. Come and learn simple and practical wisdom together.

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