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Meditation Mini Retreat: Loving Kindness (others) + Walking + Sitting

December 14, 2019 @ 6:15 pm - 8:30 pm CST

To wrap-up 2019 and prepare ourselves for a new year, we will focus our practice on Loving Kindness in December. For the 2nd Saturday this month, we will gather for a mini-retreat that begins with a period of guided meditation to generate loving kindness for others, following by walking and sitting meditation.

Detail schedule is as follow:

6:15 PM: Door Opens – meditation instructions provided as needed

6:30 PM ~ 6:35 PM: Brief introduction to Loving Kindness Meditation

6:35 PM ~ 7:00 PM: Slow Moving Meditation – to help settle our body & mind

~7:00 PM: Guided Meditation: Loving Kindness Meditation for Others

~7:30 PM: Walking Meditation (you may choose to continue sitting if you wish)

~7:50 PM: Sitting Meditation

~8:15 PM: Self-Massage

~8:25 PM: Adjourn

You may attend any or all segments of the evening.

Beginners welcome. No cost to attend. Donations welcome at-the-door to support the continual operations and growth of this group, including the cost of our monthly rent and Meetup subscription fees.

Wear loose comfortable clothing, and please note that shoes are not allowed on the meditation mat.

We also meet on other Saturdays with slightly different programs – see calendar for details.


The Philip Nearing School of Wing Chun
1363 W Chicago Ave
Chicago, IL 60642 United States
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