Sangha News

the land of smiles

October 4th, 2023

The Beloved takes us to the most beautiful places! This time, we are in the mountains of northern Thailand. Almost 200 friends have travelled from around the world to be
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The Door

September 1st, 2023

You turn me completely aroundand show me that the door opens inward, not outward,and I must lay down everything I hold in my handsbefore I can step inside. Even though
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Dissolving into Silence

August 4th, 2023

Silence is the dessert of the retreat. It’s the moment when everything stops, when we can allow ourselves to go deeper, to give space to whatever is moving inside to
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The mystery lives

July 24th, 2023

The rain drums, as I sit asking myself who I am.The temple roof emptying again and again in splashesjust as the Masters speak about emptying out all that I know.
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In the Moment

July 19th, 2023

Our beloved Master always invites us to come back to the moment and here in the Summer Retreat, we are blessed with many special moments. Moments to feel vulnerable, to
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The buttercup close

July 2nd, 2023

I had forgotten to hold the buttercup closeand let its bright yellow reflect on my chin. I had forgotten to let the soft willow leavespass slowly through my handsand to
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Our Blissful Spring

May 31st, 2023

Spring has come and once more, we gather at the feet of the Master; this time,in the mountains. We dance, we celebrate and like the last remaining snow, we melt.The
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Mystic Rose

April 8th, 2023

We laugh, we cry and we become silent. We embark with our Beloved on the fascinating adventure of the Mystic Rose,touching deep spaces within ourselves. May we know how to
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March 29th, 2023

After a week of laughter and warm summer days, the rain has come, inspiring us to go deeper. We gather in the Temple to cry together, to give space for
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