Event Dates: December 26, 2018 – December 31, 2018


Tis the season to be still! Tis the season to reflect!

Amidst the activity and busyness of the holidays it’s important to take time to slow down and appreciate the moment. This special annual retreat falling between Christmas and New Year’s gives us a chance to do just that and rediscover the peace and love of the season.

As we enter the depths of winter we will use the opportunity of this end of year retreat to do two things: we will simply enjoy days of shared stillness, deep silence and meditation, and we will quietly reap the benefits this will inevitably bring. Most of all this retreat will offer the time and space to simply and quietly be with ourselves in the delightful presence of others and in the beautiful tranquility of Aryaloka.

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Led by: Dh. Sravaniya, Dh. Suriyadhamma, Dh. Suddhayu
Times: Wednesday, December 26, 7 pm to Monday, December 31, 1 pm
Venue: Aryaloka
Fee: Sliding Scale: $450/345/240
Level: Open to All
Directions: Directions Page

* At Aryaloka, we strive to make our programs available to everyone regardless of their financial circumstances. Our fee structure allows you to pay according to your means. The Sustaining price is for people comfortably paying their rent or mortgage, and who can afford the occasional meal out and movie. The Sustaining price level also helps Aryaloka offer lower prices to those who could otherwise not afford to attend. Any payment above this price is a tax-deductible donation. Mid-Level prices are for those who have a regular income and are paying their mortgage or rent. Prices at this level contribute to the range of Aryaloka’s operating costs. The Base-Level price is for those without an income or with an income low enough that making ends meet is a challenge. Those whose circumstances are not included above can call the office to arrange alternate pricing.

* Retreat participants are asked to work together to prepare and clean up after meals and to help with general cleanup at the end of the retreat.