Category - Spiritual Destinations

Spiritual Destinations

Osho : Gurdjieff Sacred Dances

Gurdjieff has prepared a group of dancers. The dancers created such a meditative energy, such a great wave of energy, that those who had come just to see the dance, suddenly forgot the dance completely. Something else was there by the side, a door...

Dhamma Dhara : Massachusetts

One of India’s oldest meditation technique is Vipassana. Gautam Buddha rediscovered this long lost technique 2500 years ago. It purely means to see things they really are. It is the process of self- purification by self-observation. One begins by observing the natural breath to concentrate the mind. With a sharpened awareness one proceeds to observe the changing nature of body and mind and experiences the universal truths of impermanence...

Dhamma Pakasa: Illinois, Pecatonica

Vipassana is an ancient Indian technique to see what things really are. More than 2500 years ago it was taught as a universal remedy for universal illness. The technique is taught during a ten day residential course where in students learn the basics of the method and practice sufficiently to experience beneficial results. The course are free of cost and are run on donation basis. Even the donation is accepted after completing the 10 day course...

Dhamma Patapa : Southeast Vipassana Centre

Vipassana is a 2500 year old Indian technique of meditation to see things as they really are. It is taught as a Universal remedy for Universal illness in the form of Art of Living. The techniques is aimed to eradicate mental impurities and results in greatest happiness of full liberation. Vipassana is a way of self-transformation through self-observation. Its focus is to deepen the connection between mind and body. This can be experienced...

Dhamma Delaware : Claymont, Delaware, United States

Vipassana has been handed down, to the present day, by an unbroken chain of teachers since the time of Buddha. Mr. S.N. Goenka, an indian by descent was born and raised in Burma (Myanmar). Living there he had the good fortune to learn Vipassana from his teacher, Sayagyi U Ba Khin who was at the time a high Government official. After receiving training from his teacher for fourteen years, Mr. Goenka settled in India and began teaching Vipassana...

California, Occidental – Northern California Vipassana Center

Vipassana is an age old method to get an insight of the true reality. It uses the combination of mindfulness of breathing and the contemplation of impermanence to gain the insight. Observation of breath gradually leads to awareness of perpetual changes involved in breathing and the arising and passing away of mindfulness. About the Course The course is held once in a year during holidays which makes it easier to attend. The course has the same...

Dhamma Mahavana : North Fork, California Vipassana Center

Vipassana is a 2500 year old Indian technique of meditation to see things as they really are. It is taught as a Universal remedy for Universal illness in the form of Art of Living. The techniques is aimed to eradicate mental impurities and results in greatest happiness of full liberation. Vipassana is a way of self-transformation through self-observation. Its focus is to deepen the connection between mind and body. This can be experienced...

A visit to the OSHO Meditation Resort – Pune

OSHO Meditation Resort is the largest center in the world for meditation and personal growth processes. It encompasses all the current western therapy approaches, the healing arts of East and West, esoteric sciences, creative arts, centering and martial arts, tantra, zen, sufism, and Meditative Therapies. There are individual sessions and classes, as well as courses, and intensives. Even more unique than this amazing diversity, is the fact that...

Dhamma Punna : Pune Vipassana Meditation Centre

Dhamma Punna, meaning the Land to Accrue Merits, was established in the year 2000. The Pune Vipassana Meditation Centre spreads over 3 acres of land and can accommodate 50 males and 40 females students. Every month there is 10 day course, 3 day course, 1 day course for old students. Vipassana meditation technique is taught at ten-day residential courses during which participants learn the basics of the method, and practice sufficiently to...

Arambol Beach Goa : Paradise for Groovy New Agers

Arambol Beach is a perfect mix of Robinson Crusoe, Neverland, and New Age. By Evening on around 6.30pm, creatures of all shapes and sizes come out of the woodwork to enjoy high energy bash on the drums to celebrate the evening at Sunset Point with heart-throbbing drumbeats and mesmerizing dances.The official Arambol uniform is rasta braided hair, osho mala, ying-yang tattoo, silver earring and maroon trouser with crotch located somewhere about...

England Vipassana Center : Dhamma Dipa

Developed on 22-acre property set in rolling farmland between Hereford and Ross-on-Wye. England Vipassana center was opened in 1991, since then over 10,000 people from all walks of life have taken Vipassana retreats here. Dhamma Dipa is a peaceful location, perfectly suited for intensive and serious meditation. The center can accommodate about 130 students and courses are held throughout the year. Dhamma Dipa is owned and managed by Vipassana...

Dhamma Dvara : Germany Vipassana Center

Dhamma Dvara Vipassana centre is situated on a hilltop in the Saxonian city of Triebel, close to the northern Bavarian city of Hof and the Saxonian city of Plauen, 500 m above sea level, one can look out over the forests and meadows of the landscape called "Vogtland“. The peaceful location is ideally suited for serious meditation.

Myanmar Vipassana Center : Dhamma Joti

Dhamma Joti meaning (Light of Dhamma) is developed on a 12 acres of land with beautiful pond around it, started in October 1993, This Vipassana Center's main Dhamma Meditation Hall can accommodate 200 students. Dhamma Joti has 19 double rooms with attached bath for males and 20 single, 10 double rooms with attached bath for females.

Dhamma Kunja : The Northwest Vipassana Center – Washington

The Northwest Vipassana Meditation Center - Dhamma Kuñja meaninig Grove of Dhamma, is situated on 50 acres in rural western Washington, conveniently located approximately two hours drive from both Seattle, WA and Portland, OR. Northwest Vipassana Meditation Center, is One of the several international centers where the technique of Vipassana meditation is taught and practiced, in the tradition of Sayagyi U Ba Khin and as taught by S.N. Goenka.

Dhamma Mahavana : California Vipassana Center

Dhamma Mahavana , or "Great Forest of Buddhist Teachings") is a large Vipassana meditation center in the woods near Fresno, in central California, situated on 109 acres of forested property in the Sierra Nevada foothills.

Dhamma Vaddhana : Southern California Vipassana Center

The Southern California Vipassana Center is one of over Hundreds of international centers and numerous non-center sites where the technique of Vipassana meditation is taught and practiced. The Center is located just North of Joshua Tree National Park in Twentynine Palms, CA.

Dhamma Manda : Northern California Vipassana Center

Dhamma Maṇḍa means "the essence of Dhamma" in Pali. The center is also identified as the Northern California Vipassana Center (NCVC). Located in Cobb mountain area of Lake County, Northern California Vipassana Center is situated in the north west of California, nestled among seventeen acres of mature pine, fir, and oak trees.

Introduction to Vigyan Bhairav Tantra Meditations

Filmed earlier this year in Somerset UK, this video features Mahasatvaa Ma Ananda Sarita from the School of Awakening demonstrating and explaining various meditation practices from the ancient tantric text - The Vigyan Bhairav Tantra.In this introductory talk Sarita shares her personal journey and debunks some of the misconceptions about tantra.

India’s First Tantra Festival : Celebrating The Divine

Introducing this first ever International Tantra Festival in India ( the birthplace of Tantra!). Located in a beautiful Zorba the Buddha, dubbed as "The Meditation Village", includes award-winning gardens, workshop studios, luxurious accommodations, meditation hall's, dance and performing arts hall.