Sharon Salzburg at London Insight Meditation (Saturday)

We all live our lives searching for a sense of belonging, whether consciously or unconsciously. Yet we often find ourselves feeling cut off and alone. What holds us back from connecting with one another or with our core emotional needs?

In this workshop Sharon Salzberg will explore the art of mindful connection; with ourselves, one another and all of life. Give your heart a much-needed opportunity to connect to the truest experience of love in your daily life. Together we will look at how we might:

  • Dispel cultural and emotional habits that are obstacles to connection.
  • Direct focused care and attention to reclaim the essence of what it is to love and be loved.
  • Experience authentic love based on direct experience rather than preconceptions.

This workshop is suitable for both new and experienced meditators. The format will include teachings, periods of guided mindfulness and lovingkindness meditations, discussion and opportunities for questions. 

The theme is the same for both days of this workshop but the content will be different. It's fine, therefore to attend either or both days.

  • Location

    King Alfred School

    King Alfred School 149 North End Road


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  • Event Start Date

    24/06/2017 10:00 AM

  • Event End Date

    24/06/2017 5:00 PM

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About Sharon Salzberg

Sharon Salzberg has been a student of Buddhism since 1971, and leading meditation retreats worldwide since 1974. She teaches both intensive awareness practice (vipassana or insight meditation) and the profound cultivation of lovingkindness and compassion (the Brahma Viharas). She is a co-founder of the Insight Meditation Society in Barre, Massachusetts and The Barre Center for Buddhist Studies. She is a regular contributor to The Huffington Post and is also the author of several other books including the New York Times Best Seller, Real Happiness: The Power of Meditation: A 28-Day Program (2010).