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  • Benedictine Center – Saint Paul Minnesota Saint Paul Minnesota
    Dec 4 - 6, 2020 (3 days)
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  • Benedictine Center – Saint Paul Minnesota Saint Paul Minnesota
    Ongoing package (2 days)
    A Day of Prayer is a simple way to step into some quiet. Enjoy a private room and whatever degree of solitude you prefer. Some guests join the Sisters for morning (8a), midday (11:30a), or evening (5p) prayer and visit with them at lunch. Others prefer to journal, read, pray and walk the grounds at their leisure. The monastic library, art exhibit, and outdoor labyrinth are all at your disposal,…
  • Benedictine Center – Saint Paul Minnesota Saint Paul Minnesota
    Ongoing
    Often people who are feeling called to integrate the disciplines of silence and spiritual practice into their lives choose a retreat of three nights or more. A?Sustaining the Practice?Retreat invites a person to set aside a significant window of time (between 3 and 7 nights) for renewal and growth. One can explore the riches of solitude while benefiting from the rhythm of monastic life and the…
  • Benedictine Center – Saint Paul Minnesota Saint Paul Minnesota
    Ongoing package (2 days)
    A Quiet Retreat gives you one night away from responsibilities. The room and three home-cooked?meals are prepared with a personal touch. You are welcome but not obligated to join the Sisters for morning (8a), midday (11:30a), or evening (5p) prayer. Take in the art, read, or walk the labyrinth as you choose. The time is yours. Some guests find it helpful to meet with a spiritual director during a…
  • Victor Klimoski

    Victor Klimoski
    Victor Klimoski
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    Benedictine Center – Saint Paul Minnesota Saint Paul Minnesota
    Ongoing package (3 days)
    Looking for a chance to spend time with your inner writer? This individualized retreat, guided by an experienced poet, provides space and support to explore ways of enriching your writing practice. Over the course of the 48 hours, you will have the opportunity to meet with writing coach Victor Klimoski to discuss your poems, the practice of writing poems, and ideas for deepening your development…
  • Benedictine Center – Saint Paul Minnesota Saint Paul Minnesota
    Ongoing package (3 days)
    A Peace Retreat helps you settle in to the?calm that greets you at the monastery doors. Day 1 helps you familiarize yourself with the beauty and resources. Day 2 allows you the freedom to linger without travel. Day 3 allows you to ease back into normal life. The Peace Retreat helps you begin to feel at home. Some guests find it helpful to meet with a spiritual director during a Peace Retreat. If…
  • Benedictine Center – Saint Paul Minnesota Saint Paul Minnesota
    Ongoing
    The experienced members of the Benedictine Center staff enjoy helping women and men like you find just the right blend of resources for their unique spiritual journeys. With a better sense of your preferences in terms of timing, special diets, accommodations and more,?we will help?you plan your retreat and gather any resources you might need, including the option to meet with a spiritual director.…
  • Younge Khachab Rinpoche

    Younge Khachab Rinpoche
    Younge Khachab Rinpoche
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    Younge Drodul Ling – Madison Wisconsin Madison Wisconsin
    Jan 2, 2029 (1 day)
    Younge Khachab Rinpoche is a Rime scholar and a Dzogchen master, holding a Geshe and Khenpo degrees. He is distinguished for his ability to make the profound Buddha Dharma instructions relevant to our daily life and make them practical to everyone. In a series of online recordings, Rinpoche will share a short text he wrote on the Cittamatra or Mind-Only tradition. The teachings of the Cittamatra…
  • Younge Khachab Rinpoche

    Younge Khachab Rinpoche
    Younge Khachab Rinpoche
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    Younge Drodul Ling – Madison Wisconsin Madison Wisconsin
    Jan 1 - 2, 2029 (2 days)
    Younge Khachab Rinpoche is a Rime scholar and a Dzogchen master, holding a Geshe and Khenpo degrees. He is distinguished for his ability to make the profound Buddha Dharma instructions relevant to our daily life and make them practical to everyone. In a series of online recordings, Rinpoche will share his insight into Nagarjuna's Root Stanzas of the Middle Way (Mula-madhyamakakarika) - a…
  • Younge Khachab Rinpoche

    Younge Khachab Rinpoche
    Younge Khachab Rinpoche
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    Younge Drodul Ling – Madison Wisconsin Madison Wisconsin
    Jan 2 - 3, 2029 (2 days)
    Younge Khachab Rinpoche is a Rime scholar and a Dzogchen master, holding a Geshe and Khenpo degrees. He is distinguished for his ability to make the profound Buddha Dharma instructions relevant to our daily life and make them practical to everyone. In a series of recorded online teachings, Rinpoche gave an extensive commentary on Buddhanature by explaining Maitreya's Uttaratantra. This important…
  • Younge Khachab Rinpoche

    Younge Khachab Rinpoche
    Younge Khachab Rinpoche
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    Younge Drodul Ling – Madison Wisconsin Madison Wisconsin
    Jan 7, 2029 (1 day)
    Younge Khachab Rinpoche is a Rime scholar and a Dzogchen master, holding a Geshe and Khenpo degrees. He is distinguished for his ability to make the profound Buddha Dharma instructions relevant to our daily life and make them practical to everyone. An online recording from the 2018 summer Dzogchen retreat. In this teaching, Rinpoche gives a summary of Longchenpa's Nelug Dzod, or the "Treasury of…
  • Younge Khachab Rinpoche

    Younge Khachab Rinpoche
    Younge Khachab Rinpoche
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    Younge Drodul Ling – Madison Wisconsin Madison Wisconsin
    Jan 6, 2029 (1 day)
    Younge Khachab Rinpoche is a Rime scholar and a Dzogchen master, holding a Geshe and Khenpo degrees. He is distinguished for his ability to make the profound Buddha Dharma instructions relevant to our daily life and make them practical to everyone. An online recording from the 2016 summer Dzogchen retreat. In this teaching, Rinpoche gives a teaching from the Khandro Nyingtig entitled "Illuminating…
  • Younge Khachab Rinpoche

    Younge Khachab Rinpoche
    Younge Khachab Rinpoche
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    Younge Drodul Ling – Madison Wisconsin Madison Wisconsin
    Jan 5, 2029 (1 day)
    Younge Khachab Rinpoche is a Rime scholar and a Dzogchen master, holding a Geshe and Khenpo degrees. He is distinguished for his ability to make the profound Buddha Dharma instructions relevant to our daily life and make them practical to everyone. An online recording from the 2015 summer Dzogchen retreat. In this teaching, Rinpoche gives a clear presentation of the Dzogchen ground, path and…
  • Younge Khachab Rinpoche

    Younge Khachab Rinpoche
    Younge Khachab Rinpoche
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    Younge Drodul Ling – Madison Wisconsin Madison Wisconsin
    Jan 4, 2029 (1 day)
    Younge Khachab Rinpoche is a Rime scholar and a Dzogchen master, holding a Geshe and Khenpo degrees. He is distinguished for his ability to make the profound Buddha Dharma instructions relevant to our daily life and make them practical to everyone. An online recording from the 2015 summer Dzogchen retreat. In this teaching, Rinpoche gives a clear presentation of the Dzogchen view and provides some…
  • Younge Khachab Rinpoche

    Younge Khachab Rinpoche
    Younge Khachab Rinpoche
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    Younge Drodul Ling – Madison Wisconsin Madison Wisconsin
    Jan 3, 2029 (1 day)
    Younge Khachab Rinpoche is a Rime scholar and a Dzogchen master, holding a Geshe and Khenpo degrees. He is distinguished for his ability to make the profound Buddha Dharma instructions relevant to our daily life and make them practical to everyone. An online recording from the 2015 summer Dzogchen retreat. In this teaching, Rinpoche gives his commentary on Garab Dorje's Tsik Sum Nedek, or Striking…
  • Younge Khachab Rinpoche

    Younge Khachab Rinpoche
    Younge Khachab Rinpoche
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    Younge Drodul Ling – Madison Wisconsin Madison Wisconsin
    Dec 31, 2028 (1 day)
    Younge Khachab Rinpoche is a Rime scholar and a Dzogchen master, holding a Geshe and Khenpo degrees. He is distinguished for his ability to make the profound Buddha Dharma instructions relevant to our daily life and make them practical to everyone. In an online recording from the 2019 summer Dzogchen retreat, Rinpoche shared his insight into the fifteenth chapter of Nagarjuna's Root Stanzas of the…
  • Younge Khachab Rinpoche

    Younge Khachab Rinpoche
    Younge Khachab Rinpoche
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    Younge Drodul Ling – Madison Wisconsin Madison Wisconsin
    Dec 29, 2028 (1 day)
    Younge Khachab Rinpoche is a Rime scholar and a Dzogchen master, holding a Geshe and Khenpo degrees. He is distinguished for his ability to make the profound Buddha Dharma instructions relevant to our daily life and make them practical to everyone. An online recording from the 2019 summer Dzogchen retreat. In this teaching, Rinpoche gives explores the topics of luminous cognizance (rig-sal) and…

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