FIRST ANNUAL WALKING THE PATH WITH THE BUDDHA RETREAT (WASHINGTON, DC)

HARMONY IN RELATIONSHIPS 26 JUNE 2022 – 1 JULY 2022

Event hosted By Coach Nick with Teachers David Roylance and Sararut (Sara) Pilakun from Thailand

Learn more and register using this link at…

https://www.buddhadailywisdom.com/annualretreatusa


All events during the retreat are offered openly and freely to any and all participants, including children and families, at no cost. Students are welcome to attend events during the retreat based on their own needs and interests.

Sunday – 26 June 2022:

3:00 PM – Welcome & Registration / Retreat Schedule and Plan – Open Discussion

​5:00 PM – Spa World & Dinner

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Monday – 27 June 2022:

6:00 AM – Innovative Alignment Yoga with Sararut (Sara) Pilakun

7:30 AM – Breakfast – (Free Breakfast for Hotel Guests)

8:30 AM – Meditation Instruction: Breathing Mindfulness Meditation (Seated)

9:00 AM – Enlightenment: What is “Enlightenment”?

10:30 AM – The Four Noble Truths: Establishing Right View

12:00 PM – Lunch

Excursions / Free Time

National Air and Space Museum – (Free Entry)

Dinner

7:00 PM – Buddhist Chanting & Breathing Mindfulness Meditation Guidance (Seated)

7:30 PM – Group Discussion/Open Discussion with Questions & Answers

The Three Poisons: Craving, Anger, and Ignorance

9:00 PM – Free Time
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Tuesday – 28 June 2022:

6:00 AM – Innovative Alignment Yoga with Sararut (Sara) Pilakun

7:30 AM – Breakfast – (Free Breakfast for Hotel Guests)

8:30 AM – Meditation Instruction: Breathing Mindfulness Meditation (Seated)

9:00 AM – The Eight Fold Path: The Path for All Humans to Enlightenment

10:30 AM – The Five Precepts: A Householders Guide to Daily Practice

12:00 PM – Lunch

Excursions / Free Time

United States Botanical Garden – (Free Entry)

Dinner

7:00 PM – Buddhist Chanting & Loving-kindness Meditation Guidance (Seated)

7:30 PM – Group Discussion/Open Discussion with Questions & Answers

Practicing in a World of the Unknowing: Relationships with Non-Practitioners

9:00 PM – Free Time

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Wednesday – 29 June 2022:

6:00 AM – Innovative Alignment Yoga with Sararut (Sara) Pilakun

7:30 AM – Breakfast – (Free Breakfast for Hotel Guests)

8:30 AM – Meditation Instruction: Breathing Mindfulness Meditation (Walking)

9:30 AM – True Love: Love Without Attachment

11:00 AM – Sharing The Path to Enlightenment: How to Guide Children Along The Path?

12:30 PM – Lunch

Excursions / Free Time

Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History – (Free Entry)

Dinner

7:00 PM – Buddhist Chanting & Loving-kindness Meditation Guidance (Seated)

7:30 PM – Group Discussion/Open Discussion with Questions & Answers

Practicing Non-Attachment: How to Eliminate Attachment to Those Who Are Closest to Us?

9:00 PM – Free Time

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Thursday – 30 June 2022:

6:00 AM – Innovative Alignment Yoga with Sararut (Sara) Pilakun

7:30 AM – Breakfast – (Free Breakfast for Hotel Guests)

8:30 AM – Meditation Instruction: Breathing Mindfulness Meditation (Walking)

9:00 AM – Training The Mind to Acquire Concentration: Developing Singleness of Mind in a Distracting World

10:30 AM – Developing & Maintaining Relationships: Choosing Wholesome Friends and a Life Partner

12:00 PM – Lunch

Excursions / Free Time

Thai Buddhist Temple – Wat Thai DC – (Silver Spring, MD) – (Free Entry)

Dinner

7:00 PM – Chanting & Loving-kindness Meditation Guidance (Seated)

7:30 PM – Group Discussion/Open Discussion with Questions & Answers

The Path to Enlightenment: Practicing “The Path” in the Workplace

9:00 PM – Free Time

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Friday – 1 July 2022:

6:00 AM – Innovative Alignment Yoga with Sararut (Sara) Pilakun

7:30 AM – Breakfast – (Free Breakfast for Hotel Guests)

8:30 AM – Meditation Instruction: Breathing Mindfulness Meditation (Walking)

9:00 AM – Eradicating Pollution of The Mind: Eliminating The Ten Fetters

10:30 AM – Eliminating Personal Existence View: Getting “The Self” Out of The Way

12:00 PM – Lunch

1:30 PM – Chanting & Meditation Guidance to Realize Non-Self (Seated)

2:00 PM – Closing Group Discussion with Questions & Answers
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Students are welcome to attend events during the retreat based on their own needs and interests.

You are welcome to participate in as many or as few of the events during the retreat as you would like. All events during the retreat are offered openly and freely to any and all participants, including children and families, at no cost. Children are welcome to attend all events and activities. During select days/times, there will be activities available specifically for children.

Published by Nicholas Gerace 5D - Upstate New York

Nicholas Gerace is retired Army Officer, Pilot and Commander. Currently, Nicholas is a Professional Life Coach with niche's in Health, Nutrition and Spirituality.

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