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Radical Acceptance

Embracing Our Lives with Loving Presence

1440 Multiversity 800 Bethany Drive Scotts Valley,CA 95066

We spend many moments of our lives in a trance, feeling separate from others, deficient, and afraid of failure. Yet we intuit a deeper potential—to embody the loving awareness that is our deepest nature.

Join Tara Brach, internationally known Buddhist teacher and best-selling author of Radical Acceptance, to explore how you can connect with your innate wisdom and compassion, even in the face of conflict and challenge.

During this weekend retreat, you will learn:

  • How to recognize and release the fears, judgments, and limiting beliefs that prevent you from living and loving fully
  • Approaches for beginning or enriching your meditation practice
  • Guided exercises to open your heart, connect to your inner wisdom, and feel relaxed
  • New skills for health professionals to support and empower their clients and patients.

Tara masterfully draws from best practices in Western psychology, principles of Buddhist psychology, and a range of meditative and contemplative traditions to inspire beginning meditators and offer a space for deeper practice to more experienced meditators. The weekend includes periods of silence, as well as interpersonal sharing in a safe setting that supports your inward exploration.

You will return home connected to a deeper, more loving sense of yourself and the world, with practices to sustain and nourish you in moving forward in wholeness.

Radical Acceptance

Tara Brach

August 25-27, 2017
Friday-Sunday, 2 nights

$360 Tuition

Plus 2 nights all-inclusive accommodations priced separately below.

Register

Program Description

We spend many moments of our lives in a trance, feeling separate from others, deficient, and afraid of failure. Yet we intuit a deeper potential—to embody the loving awareness that is our deepest nature.

Join Tara Brach, internationally known Buddhist teacher and best-selling author of Radical Acceptance, to explore how you can connect with your innate wisdom and compassion, even in the face of conflict and challenge.

During this weekend retreat, you will learn:

  • How to recognize and release the fears, judgments, and limiting beliefs that prevent you from living and loving fully
  • Approaches for beginning or enriching your meditation practice
  • Guided exercises to open your heart, connect to your inner wisdom, and feel relaxed
  • New skills for health professionals to support and empower their clients and patients.

Tara masterfully draws from best practices in Western psychology, principles of Buddhist psychology, and a range of meditative and contemplative traditions to inspire beginning meditators and offer a space for deeper practice to more experienced meditators. The weekend includes periods of silence, as well as interpersonal sharing in a safe setting that supports your inward exploration.

You will return home connected to a deeper, more loving sense of yourself and the world, with practices to sustain and nourish you in moving forward in wholeness.

Faculty Bio

Why Attend

  • Enjoy a nurturing weekend to reconnect to the deepest source of love and awareness.

  • If you are new to meditation, immerse yourself in a gentle experience that will introduce you intellectually and experientially to the practice.

  • Awaken your potential for living with confidence, trust, and connection to what matters.

Things to Know

  • Program Schedule

    Download a sample schedule.

  • Prerequisites

    None required.

  • Experience Level

    None required.

  • Special Interest to

    Health-care professionals will expand their skills and experience in being able to offer compassionate, natural, and effective tools to support clients’ overall well-being.

Accommodations

Suites
Spacious rooms with additional seating and special touches.
From $330 per person per night based on double occupancy.*

Traditional Double
Tastefully designed rooms with a range of bed sizes.
From $190 per person per night based on double occupancy.*

Standard Single
Affordable solo comfort with a shared hall bathroom.**
From $175.

Standard Double
Affordable comfort with a hall bathroom.
From $160 per person per night based on double occupancy.*

Pods
Modern, Asian-style sleeping space for 8 with twin beds.
Available for booking in Fall 2017.
From $140 per person per night.*

Commuter Pass
Register for a program without spending the night. Includes all meals + use of campus amenities. Limited availability.
From $95 per program night.***

Accommodation rates include more than just the bed you sleep in. Per-person per-night rates include:

  • nourishing farm-to-table meals
  • daily meditation and yoga classes
  • non-ticketed evening events
  • use of all facilities, including the fitness center, steam rooms, and whirlpool.

Guests also enjoy access woodland trails, and enjoy cafés, shops, and evening programs.

*Plus tax. Includes meals, activities, and services. There is an additional charge to book a room privately.
**Plus tax. Includes meals, activities, and services. Limited availability.
***Plus tax. A program night starts upon check-in and goes through lunchtime of the following day (roughly 24 hrs).

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