focusing on life
A retreat in Italy dedicated to Italian “savoir-vivre”, class and pleasure
6th-11th April 2021
Leaded by Claudie Chlasta and Martino Nicoletti
Since always Italian lifestyle has always been synonymous of art of "savoir vivre": an art teaching us how to appreciate the worth of each moment of life by tasting it with the senses open and savoring it in an utterly spontaneous and joyful way!
You certainly remember the lovely film with Julia Roberts, Eat, pray, love... which perfectly shows the true meaning of this beautiful “Dolce Vita”?
This unique retreat is open to all of you who wish to fully awaken your sensory field and to make you life blossoming again by using the spontaneous energy of the wonderful land of Italy and the tools offered by its millenarian Mediterranean civilization.
During this stay you will be led to the heart of Italian “savoir vivre” through the practice in consciousness of many typical activities including the use of body, senses, insight and deep feeling.
Yungdrung Bön Dzogchen Retreat in Umbria with Khenpo Gelek Jinpa
23th-27th April 2021
Khenpo Gelek Jinpa
Khenpo Gelek Jinpa, abbot of the bönpo monastery of Shenten Dargye Ling in France, will transmit the third cycle of Dzogchen practices of Yungdrung Bön, concerning the stabilization and integration of the Natural State (trekchö) with a special attention to sky gazing (namkha arté).
During the retreat, the teachings will be delivered and transmitted according to the Gyalwa Chaktri text. Written by the Tibetan scholar and monk Dru Gyalwa Yundrung (1242-1290), this text is one of the most well-known and widespread practice manuals of the Zhang Zhung Nyen Gyu tradition.