We are delighted to announce that from the 5th to 13th September a group of monks and nuns from Plum Village International Mindfulness Practice Centre will be offering early morning sitting meditations, mindful lunches, deep relaxations, workshops & events. They will be sharing Thich Nhat Hanh’s teachings on mindfulness, engaged Buddhism, global ethics, and his compassionate, insightful responses to the challenging situations of our times.
The week is packed with events intended to deepen our practice and to bring mindfulness to a whole range of individuals and organisations.
Hear some short sharings from the Plum Village monastics coming to London soon:
Learn more: www.londonmindfulnesshub.org
Schedule of Special Events
6 Sept 2-5pm Mindful and Compassionate Leadership
During this three hour intensive workshop delivered by the monks and nuns of Plum Village, we will explore how mindfulness and compassion can transform our workplace. We will do a deep dive into practices that can immediately be applied to improve our response to the challenges of the modern work environment.
7 Sept 6-9pm Cultivating Mindfulness in Education
Teachers and all involved in education are invited to an evening of mindfulness practice and discussion with the monks and nuns of Plum Village. We are delighted that Professor Katherine Weare, co-author of the newly released Plum Village book Happy Teachers Change the World will also be present.
10 Sept 10am-4pm Day of Mindfulness for Wake Up London
A Day of Mindfulness to deepen our practice together, slow down and restore ourselves.
Facilitated by the monks and nuns from Plum Village International Mindfulness Practice Centre, the day will include sitting meditation, mindful walking, talks, mindful eating, deep relaxation and group sharing.
12 Sept 6-9pm Earth Protectors Event
An evening of meditation and self-compassion to transform burnout and despair with the monks and nuns of Plum Village International Retreat Centre. We will explore mindfulness practices which actively respond to the global challenges of climate change and environmental destruction. We will learn to fall back in love with Mother Earth, seeing that we are the Earth and the Earth is us.