The Practice of Lovingkindness: A Meditation and Yoga Weekend with Sharon Salzberg [Live ONLINE Event]
Friday, October 16, 2020 - Sunday, October 18, 2020| $95 – $195
A 3-Day Live Online Program with Sharon Salzberg and Stephen Cope
Presenters: Sharon Salzberg and Stephen Cope
Friday 7:30–9:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am–12:00 pm, 2:00–5:00 pm, 7:30–8:30 pm
Sunday 10:00 am–1:00 pm
Length: 10.5 hours total
Tuition: $95/$195 Sliding Scale Tuition (see details here)
Join renowned teachers Sharon Salzberg and Stephen Cope for an online weekend of loving-kindness practice (metta meditation) and yoga. Has there ever been a time that we’ve needed it more?
The Buddhist and yoga traditions both hold that it is possible to systematically cultivate feelings of loving-kindness, or what yoga philosophy refers to as “friendliness toward all beings.” These two great traditions each developed practices designed to promote the experiences of inner balance, happiness, and equanimity, as well as compassion (karuna) and sympathetic joy (mudita).
Experience on-the-mat yoga practice and sitting meditation that foster loving-kindness, along with an understanding of the importance of metta and yoga in the overall vision of the contemplative traditions. Sharon and Stephen, long-time friends, cultivate a relaxed, friendly atmosphere, welcoming people at all levels of yoga and meditation experience, including beginners.
Recommended reading Sharon Salzberg, Lovingkindness: The Revolutionary Art of Happiness and Real Happiness: The Power of Meditation; Stephen Cope, The Great Work of Your Life: A Guide for the Journey to Your True Calling.