Liberation is the permanent evaporation of all sense of a separate self. What remains is silent, spacious presence – the Self, experienced as the tender, peaceful joy of unconditional love.
Using enquiry, dialogue and silence we will explore the reality of the Self, our true nature. We will also practise simple, natural ways of easing the mental, emotional and physical strain of living with a false sense of separation.
This five-day retreat is held in the midst of a dynamic and active community. We will use this combination to explore our relationship to the “elusive obvious”, discovering how our search for consciousness, presence and awakeness is unnecessary when we notice what is happening.
Along with times of silence there will be opportunity for dialogue and discussions on the nature of liberation.
We will also explore ways of relieving the mental, emotional and physical consequences – for the body – of living as though separation were real.
We also have a “The Elusive Obvious Introductory” two day Option available…(read more)
Our quoted prices are fully inclusive of participation in the workshop or event, accommodation in our guest rooms (including towels and linen), all meals and refreshments, and full access to our community facilities like our meditation sanctuaries. Some facilities, like our saunas and hot tub, ask for a donation for use.
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Before you book your place, please take a moment to consider that the Findhorn Foundation is a Charitable Trust. We believe that the benefits of holistic learning should be available to everyone regardless of their financial or life situation, and that the transformational journey is enriched by a diversity of participants.
We recognise that what is affordable for some can be a financial stretch for others and offer a tiered pricing structure. When you book, please select the price that feels appropriate for you.
Pay it Forward Price covers the cost of your workshop and includes a contribution to our bursary fund. This will make participation possible for one or more people who otherwise would not be able to join our transformational work in the world.
Sustainable Price covers the cost of your workshop and helps us to sustain our learning and guest facilities.
Supported Price reflects a partial bursary toward the cost of your workshop and is intended for those with minor financial need.
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