We offer an extensive programme of Buddhist teachings, meditation, retreats and conferences. Our aim is to provide the opportunity for people to transform their minds and hearts into their highest potential for the benefit of others.
Let us help you take advantage of the endless opportunities there are every day to cultivate more compassion in your life, deepening your sense of connection to all beings. Kicks off Monday 23 February. When you register, you will receive an email each day of the challenge with the day's activity. It's so simple! Please be sure to share with your friends and colleagues too.
Yoga at VI is an integrated style of classical yoga incorporating breath, movement and meditation. Classical yoga works with the body and mind to achieve a sense of comfort and ease. It is suitable for all ages and abilities.
Your instructor, Tony Steel, draws on a range of yoga tools including asana (postures), pranayama (breath training), meditation and mindfulness.
Dates & Times: Tuesday 5.50pm-6.50pm & Friday 11.15am-12.15pm
Cost: $15 per class or 10 classes for $120
A powerful purification practice combining fasting with prostration, recitation and meditation focused on the Buddha of Compassion. This Losar Tibetan New Year retreat coincides with the Days of Miracles, when merit from spiritual practice is greatly multiplied one hundred million times. More info here.
Dates & Times:
Set-up on Fri 27 Feb, 5pm
Sat 28 Feb-Sun 1 Mar, 5.30am-9pm
Finishes early Mon morning 2 Mar
Cost: $70/$60 VI member
Please note this retreat is residential. If this is your first Nyung Ne retreat, please contact Ven Chokyi on 0407 419 720.
10 & 11 June 2015
His Holiness the Dalai Lama, revered spiritual leader and Nobel Peace Laureate.
Ven Robina Courtin, riveting teacher, inspiring Buddhist nun and Founder of Liberation Prison Project.
In addition, over 50 organisations will be represented at The Wellness Show, a free event co-located with the conference.
More information here.
|Mon Mar 02 @ 3:00AM - |
Losar Nyung Ne Retreat
|Mon Mar 02 @ 4:00PM - 04:30PM|
Meditation for Kids
|Mon Mar 02 @ 7:00PM - 08:30PM|
DB: Samsara and Nirvana
|Mon Mar 02 @ 7:00PM - 09:00PM|
BP: Engaging in the Bodhisattva Deeds
|Tue Mar 03 @10:00AM - 11:00AM|
Meditation for Parents with Bubs
|Tue Mar 03 @11:00AM - 12:30PM|
A Morning of Meditation
|Tue Mar 03 @ 5:50PM - 06:50PM|
|Tue Mar 03 @ 7:00PM - 08:30PM|
Aryadeva's 400 Stanzas
|Wed Mar 04 @ 6:00PM - 07:00PM|
How to Meditate Effortlessly
|Wed Mar 04 @ 7:00PM - 08:00PM|