10-Day Insight Meditation Retreat with Ven. Gavesi April 23, 2019English Dharma Group, Jade Buddha Temple will be hosting a 10-Day Vipassana meditation retreat at the American Bodhi Center (ABC, Hempstead TX) in April 2019 led by Venerable Gavesi. The first day of the retreat is Tuesday, April 23, 2019 and vegetarian meals are provided. Participants must attend the full 10 day retreat. A limited number of attendees will be accepted. Registration is required and is first come first served. Register early; once it is full you will be placed on waiting list. Ven. Gavesi Bio
Ven. Gavesi was ordained in 2001 by the late Sayadaw U Pandita of Panditārama Forest Meditation Centre in Myanmar. For over 20 years, Ven. Gavesi has been practising both Samatha and Vipassana bhāvanā under various teachers such as Sayadaw U Pandita, Sayadaw Nyanapurnik, and Ven. Sujiva.
Currently, Ven. Gavesi teaches Vipassana technique in Malaysia as well as overseas. He is presently the Spiritual Adviser to Peace H…
Satellite Meditation Group (SMG)Supporting the establishment of a stress-free and happier living SMG is a non sectarian meditation group of mindfulness practices. We focus on supporting each other in developing wholesome habits. The Visions of SMG is to support each other to: build wholesome habits,learn and strengthen mindfulness skills.
We have 4 locations Northwest (NW), Southwest (SW), Katy and Inner Loop (IL).
PURPOSE 1. Meditating with a group helps to develop a habit It's easy to find excuses not to meditate at home. Joining a meditation group can provide the necessary encouragement and motivation for developing a consistent practice and help reinforce your daily practice.
2. Learning New meditators can learn a great deal from those who have a practice, while experienced meditators can learn a lot from guiding and helping beginners
3. Getting feedback You might find that other members of your group can help clear up any confusion you may have about meditation, help you f…
Introduction to Mindfulness for Urban LivingIn the October of 2018, the
English Dharma Group (EDG) is offering an introductory meditation class.
In this four-week class, participants receive instructions on
Mindfulness Meditation with weekly group practice and daily self
exercises at home. Where: Jade Buddha TempleWhen: 4 Sundays
2018: 10/14 10/21 10/28 11/4Time: 8:00 am group instructions & discussion | 9:00 am meditation practiceOrientation: 10/7/18 (to see if this is for you)Background: We live very busy and sometimes chaotic
lives. There are times we wish to slow down and smell the roses. In the
past twenty years, a wealth of scientific and medical research studies
and programs have explored the benefits of Mindfulness Meditation. It
has found its way into the business world, schools, military, medical
This EDG class is an introduction to the Fundamentals of Mindfulness
with emphasis on “doing” more so then concepts. Consisting of four
weekly sessions w…