Join us for a retreat weekend with Diamond Way Teacher Carlinde Bruijns. Feel free to participate in any or all of the weekend activities. Newcomers welcome!
Friday, June 8
7:30pm Lecture - Buddhism in Everyday Life
Saturday, June 9
10:00 - 11:30 Personal Practice
11:30 - 1:00 Lecture - Meaning of Buddhist Refuge
1:00 - 2:30 Lunch
2:30 - 4:00 Personal Practice
4:00 - 5:30 Q&A
5:30 - 7:30 Dinner
7:30 - Panel - 5 Types of Wisdom / 4 Types of Activity (followed by Meditation)
Sunday, June 10
10:00 - 12:00 Personal Practice
12:00 - 1:30 Lunch
1:30 - 3:00 Lecture - Ngondro and Enlightened Attitude
3:00 16th Karmapa Meditation
Cost: $60 for entire weekend or $10/lecture and $10/meal.
Carlinde Kallianiotis has been practicing Diamond Way Buddhism and a student of Lama Ole Nydahl since 2004. Originally from the Netherlands, Carlinde was an active member of the Amsterdam Sangha and has also lived in the Copenhagen Buddhist Center. Now living in Connecticut with her husband and daughter she supports Diamond Way activity across the US and is closely involved in running and organizing events at the Northeast Retreat Center. Carlinde has a degree in international management and conflict resolution and is an experienced mediator. She is currently the Director of Training for an education institute. Following Lama Ole’s request she shares her experiences and teaches Diamond Way Buddhism.