Heart full of kids
Mar
29
7:15 pm19:15

Heart full of kids

  • Wellington Friends Centre

Duncan Nimmo will look at how having a meditation practice has brought him so much closer to his two sons, and at how he practices. This is a particularly suitable session for dads and mums who want to make better choices.

The Politics of Decency
Apr
27
12:30 pm12:30

The Politics of Decency

  • St Andrew’s on The Terrace

The tide of xenophobia, misogyny, prejudice and callousness towards ‘the Other’ is rising. This is the politics of indecency, so how do we create a sea wall that will turn it back? Winton Higgins will speak on how we respond forcefully with a politics of decency. What sort of communities and civil society do we want to build? How can we flourish as humans, living in harmony with each other and with nature?
 


What if I’m doing it wrong?
Mar
22
7:15 pm19:15

What if I’m doing it wrong?

  • Wellington Friends Centre

Doing it wrong? Okay. So what if you choose to sit without any instructions to fall back on? You can’t do that wrong, surely? This Wednesday, Ramsey Margolis will further explore open awareness meditation with us.

Open awareness meditation
Mar
15
7:15 pm19:15

Open awareness meditation

  • Wellington Friends Centre

Zooming in from Santa Monica, California, Linda Modaro will speak about the benefits of choosing to meditate with an open awareness, and respond to questions and observations from those among us who would like to explore their experience of practice with her.

Wake up first – you make better choices
Mar
8
7:15 pm19:15

Wake up first – you make better choices

  • Wellington Friends Centre

From Tucson, Arizona, Tim Clark has spent 28 years trying to find out what’s going on. After more than a quarter century’s experience of dharma practice with a range of traditions, Tim developed his unique secular approach to waking up while teaching recovering veterans at a Veterans Administration hospital.

Meditate in Paraparaumu
Feb
23
7:00 pm19:00

Meditate in Paraparaumu

  • Paraparaumu Beach New Zealand

The first meeting of this new secular meditation group will be taking place at Ron Tustin’s home in Paraparaumu Beach from 7–9pm tonight.

Expanding mindfulness
Nov
19
Nov 20

Expanding mindfulness

  • Marcelle Lounge, Home of Compassion

Whether you’re new to meditation or an old hand, during this weekend workshop led by Linda Modaro you’ll develop an innovative practice which will both broaden and deepen the reach of your mindfulness