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Kadampa Meditation Center Offers January Retreats

Jan 04, 2012 01:50PM

Kadampa Meditation Center Florida will offer opportunities for qualified meditation retreat throughout January 2012. Suitable for all levels of interest and ability, students can participate in oneday basic guided meditation workshops or weekly guided and unguided meditation retreats based on Lamrim, a traditional set of 21 meditations on the stages of the path to enlightenment. Set in the beautiful Florida World Peace Temple only a few blocks away from downtown Sarasota, amenities include dormitory and private rooms, a commercial kitchen, bookstore and gift shop, and inspiring meditation halls.

Whether new to meditation or deeply experienced, the retreats offered will be beneficial to anyone who participates. All of the spiritual programs and retreats available are led by Resident Teacher and American Buddhist nun Gen Kelsang Demo. A long time student and teacher of Kadampa Buddhism, Gen Demo provides the students of KMC Florida with a wealth of experience and clear explanation to aid in their retreats and studies.

Accommodations are limited. Please contact the Center for more information at 941-373-1600 or visit

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