Green Tara is the swift and loving manifestation of enlightened female energy and of all the buddhas whose activities are focused on liberating us from fears and obstacles. Green Tara is associated with enlightened activity and accomplishment.
Meditating on Tara is a very powerful way to identify and connect with our own inner potential for wisdom and compassion. It also helps to eliminate obstacles to the spiritual path and to being able to work for others.
Dates & times: Arrive 4-6pm Tuesday 12 September for dinner @ 6pm. Retreat starts with meditation @ 7.15am Wednesday 13 September. Retreat finishes Sunday 17 September @ 5pm.
Cost: Single accommodation with ensuite – $895 (limited number)
Single accommodation (shared bathroom) – $800
Twin Shared accommodation (shared bathroom) – $725
Commuters – $450 (includes morning & afternoon tea, lunch & dinner).
This retreat is open to all.
This retreat involves periods of meditation and silence. If you have a history of psychiatric illness or have received counselling or treatment for any psychological condition, we recommend that you seek professional advice as to the suitability of this retreat for you.
If you have special accommodation needs, or are ordained sangha, please contact VI’s office manager, Anne Sinclair prior to booking a place, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Location: Peter Canisius House, 102 Mona Vale Road, Pymble (see below for map).
Ordained since the late 1970s, Ven. Robina has worked full time since then for Lama Thubten Yeshe and Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s FPMT. Over the years she has served as editorial director of Wisdom Publications, editor of Mandala Magazine, executive director of Liberation Prison Project, and as a touring teacher of Buddhism. Her life and work with prisoners have been featured in the documentary films Chasing Buddha and Key to Freedom.
Peter Canisius House, Pymble, is located within the extensive grounds of Canisius College on the leafy North Shore of Sydney. Address: 102 Mona Vale Road, Pymble, NSW, Australia (map)
For more information regarding the venue, please visit http://www.petercanisiushouse.com.au/index.html
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Peter Canisius House
102 Mona Vale Road