Land of Medicine Buddha Retreat
Next held on Fri, Sep 1, 2017 at 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
This enrollment runs from Fri Sep 1, 2017 - Sun Sep 3, 2017
2-night/3-day Retreat Friday, September 1 - Sunday, September 3, 2017 Land of Medicine Buddha Retreat Center – Santa Cruz, CA with Kate & Jim Coughlin
Not to do any evil whatsoever - to cultivate virtue and everything adorable, and to fully purify one's mind - this is the teaching of The Lord Buddha.
Let the healing nature of the Santa Cruz Redwoods be the perfect backdrop to a weekend of yoga, meditation, delicious meals, and hiking. Anyone is welcome to come to this retreat.
The Land of Medicine Buddha (LOMB) is an environmentally conscious meditation and retreat center located on 108 acres of coastal foothills. The center stands adjacent to 10,000 acres of redwood forest preserved by the State of California just south of Santa Cruz. LOMB is an active Buddhist community.
* Four (4) 90-minute yoga asana classes *Two (2) morning silent meditation practices *2-nights accommodations (double-occupancy) *Six (6) lovingly prepared vegetarian meals *Walking amidst incredibly tall redwoods *Fabulous retreat attendees *Lots of quiet time and stillness *Peace of mind (optional at your choice) *Time to find your Authentic Self *Meditation class with Buddhist monks
COST: $465 – price includes everything!
Arrive Friday at 4:00 p.m. check-in Depart Sunday at 1:00 p.m. (after lunch) check-out
Your Retreat Leaders
Kate Coughlin- Kate teaches yoga from the heart in the Iyengar and vinyasa tradition. Experience precision, detailed instruction, and individual attention with the joy of movement and self-discovery. Kate is the creator of Stanford University's Yoga program and a graduate of Erich Schiffmann's teacher's program. She has studied extensively with Donald Moyer in Berkeley. Kate is an Experience Registered 500 hour Yoga Teacher with Yoga Alliance (E-RYT 500).
Jim Coughlin - Jim teaches every morning at 6am at Downtown yoga. He is also the Business Manager of the studio.