A weekend retreat with Gen Kelsang Lhadron: HEALING BODY & MIND Spend the weekend fully engaged, away from the distractions of every day life, and immerse yourself in the healing practice of Taking and Giving. These profound meditations reduce suffering for both ourself and others, and empower us to grow spiritually from our own experiences. This magical practice distills the essence of thousands of years of Buddhist wisdom into one powerful meditation. By combining the peace of patient acceptance, the purity of compassion, and the joy of wisdom, we can heal the body and mind. This retreat is a wonderful opportunity to take these teachings deep into our hearts and experience inner transformation. Suitable for beginners and advanced practitioners alike. This event is open to everyone, Buddhist or not, regardless of previous experience. Private room - $450 Double room - $340 Dorm (3-6) - $250 Space is limited. Register early. Cost includes all meals and accommodations for the full weekend Schedule Fri, Sept 28 - Sun, Sept 30: Friday night • 7- 8:30PM Introduction Saturday • 8:30AM - 9PM Meditation sessions & teachings with breaks throughout Sunday • 8:30AM - 1PM Meditation sessions & teachings with breaks throughout ABOUT THE TEACHER Gen Kelsang Lhadron is an American Buddhist nun who has been practicing Kadampa Buddhism for 17 years. She is a student of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso and Resident Teacher of Kadampa Meditation Center San Diego. Gen Lhadron’s sincere teachings are presented with humor and practical examples that make them accessible to everyone. Through her kindness and enthusiasm for meditation practice, she provides an inspiring example of a modern Buddhist practitioner for our society.