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The Sound of Silence

October 2007

I just came from a 2-day silent retreat (Cliffside, Tagaytay City). This is my second time of similar experience (the first one was 9 years ago at another retreat house in the same city). 503 more words


Personal Retreat

I was longing for a personal retreat for quite a while now. A few years back i did my silent retreat together with a few other friends and the purpose of our retreat is very specific. 391 more words


Vipassana Express - Sharing in Silence

I recently finished a 10 day silent Vipassana retreat at Pomona and as some doors close, more open, life flows on as some lives recede from mine. 2,366 more words


My Experience At A 3 Day Silent Retreat

I had booked myself onto a silent retreat last year and for many months had been looking forward to the event. As last year had been a difficult year, I craved quiet and alone time. 1,389 more words


Karma Yoga

Murray and I each voluntarily taught 30 yoga classes and 30 meditation classes for the Bali Silent Retreat this past March that ranged from 45 minutes to 90 minutes. 281 more words


Be still and know that I am Love

I am the true freedom you seek.

I carry no expectations.

I am not a transaction. I am freely given.

I do not seek to control or to possess. 153 more words


Silent Fury and Solidarity

I feel compelled to write about the January 21 women’s marches even though I experienced them second-hand through stories and images. While hundreds of thousands of people around the world marched, I held them in my awareness at an annual Quaker silent retreat. 593 more words