Mindfulness & Spirituality: A Day of Talks
- 22A Blenheim Grove, London, SE15 4QN
Join us for a day of mindfulness where you will receive empowering advice from 3 esteemed speakers: Dada Jyotirupananda, a yogic monk, Hagit Amsterdam, entrepreneur & mindfulness consultant & Tim Freke author & pioneering philosopher.
What does it feel like to be well & truly conscious? To live in the moment & just be? In a world of distraction & instant gratification, it's hard to stop & appreciate all that we are & all that we have, we are constantly striving for more instead of relishing in what we have.
Set in the garden of Peckham Springs, you will be soaking up sunshine and knowledge in this day of talks. If the weather does turn, there will be adequate covered areas. *A selection of food trucks with vegan & veg options will be available.
Dada Jyotirupananda - A Yogic Monks Guide To Mindfulness
A monk in the city, not in a monastery or ashram? Dada Jyotirupananda, a yogic monk from a Tantric tradition, will discuss why he took the most unlikely step to become a monk and how it’s helped him find a deeper meaning to life and inner peace. More importantly, he’s been able to help many people find inner peace, without having to give up the world.
Dada will explain how meditation & mindfulness can be a key to dealing with the stresses and distractions all around us, and how we can get back on track to finding fulfillment. There will be a short meditation during the talk and discussion on how to take this further in your life.
Hagit Amsterdam - Live Better with Mindfulness
Can mindfulness help us in breaking free from certain habits and establishing new ones, if so how?In this talk, we'll walk through different theories and scientific findings to explore why we do what we do and how mindfulness can support us in becoming more aware of our patterns and leverage it for change. We'll experience at least three different mindfulness practises which can help us change our habits and implement new ones. We'll get practical tips and tools on how to bring more mindfulness into our daily life to support sustainable change for our well being.
Tim Freke - A 21st-Century Approach to Mindfulness & Spirituality
In this inspirational talk, Tim will share his 21st-century approach to mindfulness & spirituality that encourages us to both open our hearts and think scientifically.
Tim has written books about the great spiritual traditions of the world, showing that at their mystical heart they are all concerned with spiritual awakening. With his characteristic directness, astonishing clarity and playfulhumour Tim will guide you through his learnings on how to experience a spiritual awakening through mindfulness.
£12 Earlybird Tickets on Sale Now / £15 Standard Release
Venue: Peckham Springs, Peckham
Doors: 12:30pm, talk starts at 1pm with a 30 minute break for lunch, finishing off by 4:30pm.
*Please see venue website for admission (age restrictions) or accessibility information. Our talks may be filmed for promotional purposes.
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