This day will be an opportunity for listening, reflecting and practising supported by an atmosphere of sustained silence, as well as a time for questions.
There will be an opportunity on the day to make a donation to Sharon, who is offering this retreat at no charge, in the Buddhist tradition of dana – which is how we can keep the cost low.
This day is likely to become fully booked. Please enclose a self-addressed stamped envelope (sae) with your booking, so that we can confirm your place. Send your application, sae and booking fee (cheque or postal order, payable to Oxford Meditation Retreats) to:
Oxford Meditation Retreats
PLEASE NOTE THAT BOOKINGS WILL CLOSE ON MONDAY 15 APRIL
If you have to cancel your booking, please let us know immediately by phone on 01608 811940 (no calls after 9pm) so that someone else can take up the place. We'll refund your booking fee on request (less a charge of £1 to cover costs) if you cancel before Friday 19 April; alternatively, your fee can be donated to Sharon.
If you require assistance (to avoid stairs at the main entrance to the Town Hall, and a further flight up to the Main Hall) please let us know when you book so that we can notify Town Hall staff.
Please bring your own packed lunch; there is also a café in the Town Hall, and many food outlets nearby. Drinks There is a self-serve drinks machine (various teas, coffees, hot water), £1 coin per cup; and the Town Hall café. Alternatively, you can bring your own flask and/or cold drinks.
Chairs are available (these are padded, but you might like to bring an extra cushion or wedge); please bring your own meditation bench or cushion if you wish, and a rug or mat (the floor is wooden).
Please bring slippers or thick socks, plus warm clothing.
© 2005 – 2014 Sharon Salzberg