Residential Meditation Retreat Sign-up Form

Fourth Residential Meditation Retreat
August 17 - 25, 2018, Westlock Meditation Centre, Westlock, Alberta

The Samatha Vipassana Meditation Centre is pleased to organize its annual residential retreat from August 17 - 25, 2018 at Westlock Meditation Centre, Westlock, Alberta. The retreat will be based on “Establishing Mindfulness & Developing Vipassana” followed by the Satipatthana Sutta (four foundations of mindfulness). Bhante Suseela & Bhante Nanda will lead the group.

You may only sign-up for this opportunity by submitting the online form below or by contacting the Samatha Vipassana Meditation Centre (SVMC) at 780-641-9795. Please note that space is limited for 40 individuals and the sign-up is on first-come, first-serve basis. Registration closes on July 15, 2018.

We kindly encourage non-Edmonton participants to arrive to the temple in the morning of the 17th. We will be accommodating you in Edmonton.

A retreat fee of $300 per person will be charged. However, please inform us at the time of sign-up if you have difficulty paying this fee and we will make appropriate arrangements for you.

We sincerely hope you can join this excellent opportunity to improve your practice!

Please note that this is a totally silent retreat. We expect you to practice noble silence and respect to your fellows during the course of this entire retreat. Those who do not cooperate will be requested to leave the meditation area.

Sign-up summary to date:

Please sign up online by completing the following form. Participants are expected to attend the entire retreat.