"Sing to me in the silence of your heart
and I will rise up to hear your triumphant song." - Rumi
Please join us for an extended silent retreat of restoration, renewal, and remembrance,
as we transition into the New Year by taking refuge in the depth of the heart -
through silent meditaton and prayer, breathwork, and cultivating the heart of gratitude.
Practicing in the sanctuary of spiritual friendship and finding refuge for the soul
are more necessary than ever in these tumultuous and often trying times.
Together we will step back from the intensity of this past year, and -through inward
remembrance of the heart -reconnect to our inner wellsprings, and revitalize our
outer lives and service in the world.
This retreat will include periods of silent meditation and prayer, solo renewal
time, focused spiritual inquiry, experiential breathwork sessions, and intimate
council process to nourish our gratitude for 2017 and prayerful aspirations for
This retreat is for adults of all ages and levels of experience, and sincere aspirants
in any faith tradition, including 'spiritual but not religious' seekers - all are
William Keepin, PhD and Rev. Cynthia Brix, PhD (hon) are founding directors of Satyana
Institute and Gender Equity and Reconciliation International (GERI), which has organized
trainings for healing between women and men on six continents. Both are long time
practitioners of silent meditation and prayer, and certified facilitators of breathwork.
Will is a physicist and transpersonal psychologist, and Cynthia is an ordained
interfaith minister. Their books include Divine Duality and Women Healing Women.
Will's latest book is Belonging to God: Spirituality, Science, and a Universal
Path of Divine Love.
Garrett Evans is an Associate Program Officer for GERI. He began practicing in the
Zen Buddhist tradition in 2011, and has since maintained a daily practice of meditation
and silent prayer. He discovered Satyana Institute's work in 2014, and has since
felt called to bring together his contemplative practice with healing work in the
Dec 29, 2017 - Jan 2, 2018
North of Seattle in a quiet, pristine setting ~ details will be sent upon receipt
Retreat begins Friday the 29th promptly at 10:30 a.m. and ends Tuesday at 2:00pm.
$395 per retreatant
(includes delicious vegetarian meals and shared accommodations)
$295 - $595
Please pay the fee that is right for you:
- Please pay the general fee if you are able.
- If the general fee is beyond what you can afford, please pay a lower fee of at
- If you are able to pay more than the general fee, your generosity will gratefully
received as a tax-free donation.
- If the sliding scale still does not work for you financially, there are limited
work exchange opportunities available.
Please contact Programs@satyana.org for
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