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June 2019

Exhibition of Buddhist Art | FREE admission

June 1 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until 9 June 2019

Chalice Well, 85-89 Chilkwell Street
Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 8DD
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Buddhist Art Exhibition

This FREE exhibition of Buddhist Art will feature three artists, a calligrapher, potter and a weaver whose work is inspired by Buddhist teaching and Mindfulness.   The Exhibition is open to the public: Saturday, 1 June | 3:30 - 5 pm Sunday, 2 to Sunday 9 June | 10 am - 5 pm All Seeing Buddhas Eyes Tashi Mannox This exhibition features a Tashi Mannox retrospective Dharma art collection spanning the past two decades of his tireless creativity. For the first…

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Tibetan Memories Pop Up Cafe

June 1 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until 9 June 2019

Chalice Well, 85-89 Chilkwell Street
Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 8DD
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Tibetan Memories, based at the Good Heart Cafe in Frome, will be offering traditional Tibetan food every day during the festival. Delicious bowls of flavoursome dishes will be offered at lunchtimes  where one of the following will be available every day; Chick pea and spinach Curry Potato and Pea Curry Mixed Veg Curry Black Beans with Greens and Rice Dahl All generous bowls are £7 and are vegan and gluten free. Tibetan momos or stuffed fried dumplings will also be…

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Festival Opening Ceremony

June 1 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Chalice Well, 85-89 Chilkwell Street
Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 8DD
Many Paths One Source Festival Opening Ceremony 2019 - Featured Image

Come and join the Tashi-Lhunpo Monks, our contributors, special guests and Chalice Well Team for offerings and blessings at the start of our nine day festival. Refreshments available from 3.30pm Normal garden admission applies (pay on arrival):Gift Aid Entry: Adults £4.95 | Concessions £4.10 | Children (aged 5-17) £2.50Standard Entry: Adults £4.50 | Concessions £3.70 | Children (aged 5-17) £2.25

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Sacred Sound Concert | Michael Ormiston & Candida Valentino

June 1 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Chalice Well, 85-89 Chilkwell Street
Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 8DD
£12.00 – £14.00
Michael and Candida in Concert at Chalice Well | Sacred Sound

Featuring Mongolian Khöömii Overtone and Undertone Singing, Tibetan Singing Bowl Sound Meditation, Sacred Buddhist Mantra, Mongolian Morin Khuur and pieces from their Chintamani Precious Stone and Ashtamangala Eight Auspicious Symbols Albums. Michael and Candida have been performing, giving workshops and leading meditations and sacred sound journeys on their rare collection of musical instruments for over 20 years. Michael is the UK's most experienced Mongolian Khöömii Singer having studied in Mongolia since 1993 with respected master Tserendavaa and has been blessed…

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Exhibition of Buddhist Art | FREE admission

June 2 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until 9 June 2019

Chalice Well, 85-89 Chilkwell Street
Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 8DD
+ Google Map
Buddhist Art Exhibition

This FREE exhibition of Buddhist Art will feature three artists, a calligrapher, potter and a weaver whose work is inspired by Buddhist teaching and Mindfulness.   The Exhibition is open to the public: Saturday, 1 June | 3:30 - 5 pm Sunday, 2 to Sunday 9 June | 10 am - 5 pm All Seeing Buddhas Eyes Tashi Mannox This exhibition features a Tashi Mannox retrospective Dharma art collection spanning the past two decades of his tireless creativity. For the first…

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Tibetan Memories Pop Up Cafe

June 2 @ 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until 9 June 2019

Chalice Well, 85-89 Chilkwell Street
Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 8DD
+ Google Map

Tibetan Memories, based at the Good Heart Cafe in Frome, will be offering traditional Tibetan food every day during the festival. Delicious bowls of flavoursome dishes will be offered at lunchtimes  where one of the following will be available every day; Chick pea and spinach Curry Potato and Pea Curry Mixed Veg Curry Black Beans with Greens and Rice Dahl All generous bowls are £7 and are vegan and gluten free. Tibetan momos or stuffed fried dumplings will also be…

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Making Pottery Tea Bowls

June 2 @ 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Chalice Well, 85-89 Chilkwell Street
Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 8DD
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£35.00
Tea Bowl Making 2019

The 'Way of Tea' or Chado is an ancient practice whose roots are found in Buddhism.  This workshop offers the opportunity to hand craft in earthenware clay your own unique Tea Bowl. Using simple thumb bowl and coil pot methods of creating your Tea Bowl, you will experience the meditative and tactile benefits of working with clay. If requested, bowls can be kiln fired (biscuit firing) which is included in the cost of the workshop as are all materials.  For…

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Tibetan Calligraphy Workshop | Morning

June 2 @ 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Chalice Well, 85-89 Chilkwell Street
Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 8DD
£35.00
Tashi Mannox Calligraphy Workshop 2019 - Featured Image

half day workshop - £35 including materials How to calligrapher the Mani mantra ‘om manipadme hum’ - explaining the sacred proportions of the syllables as well as their deeply spiritual and beneficial meaning. Writing, especially calligraphy has long been fundamental to Tibetan Buddhist practice. Derived from the Greek root words kallos, meaning ‘beauty’ and ‘graphein’ meaning ‘to write’, calligraphy translates loosely as ‘beautiful writing’. According to Tashi Mannox, the art of Tibetan calligraphy is not just the perfecting of beautiful…

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Tibetan Calligraphy Workshop | Afternoon

June 2 @ 2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Chalice Well, 85-89 Chilkwell Street
Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 8DD
£35.00
Tashi Mannox Calligraphy Workshop 2019 - Featured Image

half day workshop - £35 including materials How to calligrapher the Mani mantra ‘om manipadme hum’ - explaining the sacred proportions of the syllables as well as their deeply spiritual and beneficial meaning. Writing, especially calligraphy has long been fundamental to Tibetan Buddhist practice. Derived from the Greek root words kallos, meaning ‘beauty’ and ‘graphein’ meaning ‘to write’, calligraphy translates loosely as ‘beautiful writing’. According to Tashi Mannox, the art of Tibetan calligraphy is not just the perfecting of beautiful…

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Making Pottery Tea Bowls

June 2 @ 2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Chalice Well, 85-89 Chilkwell Street
Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 8DD
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£35.00
Tea Bowl Making 2019

The 'Way of Tea' or Chado is an ancient practice whose roots are found in Buddhism.  This workshop offers the opportunity to hand craft in earthenware clay your own unique Tea Bowl. Using simple thumb bowl and coil pot methods of creating your Tea Bowl, you will experience the meditative and tactile benefits of working with clay. If requested, bowls can be kiln fired (biscuit firing) which is included in the cost of the workshop as are all materials.  For…

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An Evening with the Tashi Lhunpo Monks

June 2 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Chalice Well, 85-89 Chilkwell Street
Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 8DD
£10.00
An Evening with the Tashi Lhunpo Monks 2019 - Featured Image

Learn about the life and story of the Tashi Lhunpo Monastery and their spiritual leader, the Panchen Lama. The Tashi Lhunpo Monastery, originally in Tibet, was re-established in Bylajuppe in Karnataka State, India in 1959 by a handful of Tashi Lhunpo Monastery monks. The monastery today now has over 400 monks and is partly funded by their sharing their unique Tibetan culture and special monastic tradition with people in Europe and other parts of the world. Four of the monks…

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Sand Mandala Creation by the Tashi Lhunpo Monks

June 3 - June 9
Chalice Well, 85-89 Chilkwell Street
Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 8DD
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Free
sand mandala creation

Creation of the Sand Mandala The making of a sand mandala is a Tantric spiritual practice in the Tibetan tradition. A mandala is a representation of  the deities described in the Tantric texts, representing their celestial mansion. The Buddhist practitioner uses the image of the mandala to identify the enlightened qualities of the particular meditational deity. Mandalas are created for rituals of initiation, serving as supports for meditation and visualisation, mandalas are ultimately the tools for the  attainment of enlightenment.…

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Exhibition of Buddhist Art | FREE admission

June 3 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until 9 June 2019

Chalice Well, 85-89 Chilkwell Street
Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 8DD
+ Google Map
Buddhist Art Exhibition

This FREE exhibition of Buddhist Art will feature three artists, a calligrapher, potter and a weaver whose work is inspired by Buddhist teaching and Mindfulness.   The Exhibition is open to the public: Saturday, 1 June | 3:30 - 5 pm Sunday, 2 to Sunday 9 June | 10 am - 5 pm All Seeing Buddhas Eyes Tashi Mannox This exhibition features a Tashi Mannox retrospective Dharma art collection spanning the past two decades of his tireless creativity. For the first…

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Tibetan Memories Pop Up Cafe

June 3 @ 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until 9 June 2019

Chalice Well, 85-89 Chilkwell Street
Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 8DD
+ Google Map

Tibetan Memories, based at the Good Heart Cafe in Frome, will be offering traditional Tibetan food every day during the festival. Delicious bowls of flavoursome dishes will be offered at lunchtimes  where one of the following will be available every day; Chick pea and spinach Curry Potato and Pea Curry Mixed Veg Curry Black Beans with Greens and Rice Dahl All generous bowls are £7 and are vegan and gluten free. Tibetan momos or stuffed fried dumplings will also be…

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Creating the Ensō

June 3 @ 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Chalice Well, 85-89 Chilkwell Street
Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 8DD
£35.00
Tashi Mannox Enso 2019 - Featured Image

...the practice of creating the ensō is both the journey and the art ‘The ensō contains the perfect and the imperfect; that is why it is always complete’ Kazuaki Tanahashi The ease and skill with which Buddhist master artists can create a beautiful and near perfect circle in one movement of the brush is legendary. However, this simplest of forms requires a particular state of mind and the practice of creating the ensō is both the journey and the art.…

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Mani Stone Carving

June 3 @ 10:30 am - 5:30 pm
Chalice Well, 85-89 Chilkwell Street
Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 8DD
£35.00 – £70.00
Mani Stone Carving with Nick Durnan 2019 - Featured Image

Create an ‘Om Mani Padme Hum’ on locally sourced stone with Nicholas Durnan, artist, Buddhist and master stone carver.   This mindful workshop will include teaching on the meaning of Om Mani Padme Hum and stone carving techniques. All tools and materials provided.   Nick Durnan was a contributor to our festival ‘Exploring the Heart of the Celtic Spirit’ in 2015. He is a Somerset stone carver and sculptor who has worked at Wells, Salisbury and Exeter cathedrals and has…

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Mala Making Workshop | Morning

June 3 @ 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Chalice Well, 85-89 Chilkwell Street
Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 8DD
£35.00 – £45.00

In this workshop you will make your own special Mala from semi-precious stones which are said to purify the mind and clear away obstacles. This half day workshop is also available in the afternoon. Buddhist prayer beads or malas are a traditional tool used to count the number of times a mantra is recited, or breaths whilst meditating. These mantras can be recited for different purposes linked to working with mind. Buddhist tradition counts the beads at 108, signifying the…

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Making Pottery Tea Bowls

June 3 @ 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Chalice Well, 85-89 Chilkwell Street
Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 8DD
+ Google Map
£35.00
Tea Bowl Making 2019

The 'Way of Tea' or Chado is an ancient practice whose roots are found in Buddhism.  This workshop offers the opportunity to hand craft in earthenware clay your own unique Tea Bowl. Using simple thumb bowl and coil pot methods of creating your Tea Bowl, you will experience the meditative and tactile benefits of working with clay. If requested, bowls can be kiln fired (biscuit firing) which is included in the cost of the workshop as are all materials.  For…

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Chanting Bījā Mantras Workshop

June 3 @ 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Chalice Well, 85-89 Chilkwell Street
Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 8DD
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£35.00
bija mantras chant workshop

Learn about the Chakra energy centres that are used within both the Hindu & Tibetan traditions... These energy centres can help us develop, understand and have insights into our human experience as well as access our full potential. Candida Valentino will teach you the process of chanting the Bījā Mantra and the pronunciation of the Sanskrit alphabet. Both the main seed syllable and the secondary seed syllables of the mantra will be chanted as a meditation in a rhythmical and melodic…

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Mala Making Workshop | Afternoon

June 3 @ 2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Chalice Well, 85-89 Chilkwell Street
Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 8DD
£35.00 – £45.00

In this workshop you will make your own special Mala from semi-precious stones which are said to purify the mind and clear away obstacles. This half day workshop is also available in the morning. Buddhist prayer beads or malas are a traditional tool used to count the number of times a mantra is recited, or breaths whilst meditating. These mantras can be recited for different purposes linked to working with mind. Buddhist tradition counts the beads at 108, signifying the mortal desires…

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Making Pottery Tea Bowls

June 3 @ 2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Chalice Well, 85-89 Chilkwell Street
Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 8DD
+ Google Map
£35.00
Tea Bowl Making 2019

The 'Way of Tea' or Chado is an ancient practice whose roots are found in Buddhism.  This workshop offers the opportunity to hand craft in earthenware clay your own unique Tea Bowl. Using simple thumb bowl and coil pot methods of creating your Tea Bowl, you will experience the meditative and tactile benefits of working with clay. If requested, bowls can be kiln fired (biscuit firing) which is included in the cost of the workshop as are all materials. For…

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Chakra Yantra Painting

June 3 @ 2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Chalice Well, 85-89 Chilkwell Street
Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 8DD
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£35.00
chakra yantra mandala

A mandala workshop of the seven chakras in the form of an experiential meditation using colour, shape and symbols. Each of the seven chakras has a corresponding Yantra that contains one of the seed syllables from the Bījā Mantra and corresponding petals. Candida has pre-prepared a set of designs that represent the Chakras; Muladhara-Root, Svadhishthana-Sacral, Manipura-Solar Plexus, Anahata-Heart, Vishuddha-Throat, Ajna-Third Eye and Sahasrara-Crown.  The set is yours to keep, together with a colour reference chart for each of the Chakras…

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Mindfulness and Creativity – Weaving from the Heart (Tapestry Weaving) Workshop

June 4 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Chalice Well, 85-89 Chilkwell Street
Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 8DD
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£70.00
Mindful Weaving Workshop Chalice Well

With Jo Gosling, Fibre Artist and Mindfulness Teacher (accredited by UK Mindfulness Network Listing) In our modern life we often struggle to find the space to nurture our creative selves. In this workshop you’ll be supported in honouring your creative soul! The process of weaving is meditative. A nurturing space and safe allows us to connect with something deeper - our authentic selves. To sit with a quiet mind before a warped up loom, allows an organic process to unfold.…

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Tara, the feminine divine workshop

June 4 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Chalice Well, 85-89 Chilkwell Street
Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 8DD
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Free

Tara, the Wisdom Mother is invoked in times of personal difficulties, health problems, and when there is need for quick wisdom action. Closely associated with Chenresig, Tara is virtually inseparable from the Buddha of compassion. She personifies the feminine aspect and actively assists him. She manifests in many different forms to benefit all beings. To recite the praises to the Twenty-One Taras is considered immeasurably helpful in all adverse circumstances "Tara is without doubt the most beloved female deity in…

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Exhibition of Buddhist Art | FREE admission

June 4 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until 9 June 2019

Chalice Well, 85-89 Chilkwell Street
Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 8DD
+ Google Map
Buddhist Art Exhibition

This FREE exhibition of Buddhist Art will feature three artists, a calligrapher, potter and a weaver whose work is inspired by Buddhist teaching and Mindfulness.   The Exhibition is open to the public: Saturday, 1 June | 3:30 - 5 pm Sunday, 2 to Sunday 9 June | 10 am - 5 pm All Seeing Buddhas Eyes Tashi Mannox This exhibition features a Tashi Mannox retrospective Dharma art collection spanning the past two decades of his tireless creativity. For the first…

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Tibetan Memories Pop Up Cafe

June 4 @ 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until 9 June 2019

Chalice Well, 85-89 Chilkwell Street
Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 8DD
+ Google Map

Tibetan Memories, based at the Good Heart Cafe in Frome, will be offering traditional Tibetan food every day during the festival. Delicious bowls of flavoursome dishes will be offered at lunchtimes  where one of the following will be available every day; Chick pea and spinach Curry Potato and Pea Curry Mixed Veg Curry Black Beans with Greens and Rice Dahl All generous bowls are £7 and are vegan and gluten free. Tibetan momos or stuffed fried dumplings will also be…

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24 hour chant for compassion

June 4 @ 12:00 pm - June 5 @ 12:00 pm
Chalice Well, 85-89 Chilkwell Street
Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 8DD
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Free
24 hour chant for compassion

All are welcome to come and join the festival 'Sangha' or community of goodwill for a 24 hour chant and meditation to bring compassion to ourselves, our community and the world.   Inspired by the Buddhist tradition of sharing 'merit' or dedicating the blessings of the chants to all sentient beings.   The gardens will be open for FREE admission.  The meditation and chanting will be continual with guests and musicians coming to lead simple Buddhist chants (chant sheets will be available),…

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Exhibition of Buddhist Art | FREE admission

June 5 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until 9 June 2019

Chalice Well, 85-89 Chilkwell Street
Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 8DD
+ Google Map
Buddhist Art Exhibition

This FREE exhibition of Buddhist Art will feature three artists, a calligrapher, potter and a weaver whose work is inspired by Buddhist teaching and Mindfulness.   The Exhibition is open to the public: Saturday, 1 June | 3:30 - 5 pm Sunday, 2 to Sunday 9 June | 10 am - 5 pm All Seeing Buddhas Eyes Tashi Mannox This exhibition features a Tashi Mannox retrospective Dharma art collection spanning the past two decades of his tireless creativity. For the first…

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Tibetan Memories Pop Up Cafe

June 5 @ 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until 9 June 2019

Chalice Well, 85-89 Chilkwell Street
Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 8DD
+ Google Map

Tibetan Memories, based at the Good Heart Cafe in Frome, will be offering traditional Tibetan food every day during the festival. Delicious bowls of flavoursome dishes will be offered at lunchtimes  where one of the following will be available every day; Chick pea and spinach Curry Potato and Pea Curry Mixed Veg Curry Black Beans with Greens and Rice Dahl All generous bowls are £7 and are vegan and gluten free. Tibetan momos or stuffed fried dumplings will also be…

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Everyday Mindfulness – a path to transformation

June 5 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Chalice Well, 85-89 Chilkwell Street
Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 8DD
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£10.00
everyday mindfulness

Deepen your experience and develop insight with mindfulness...……….. In recent years, the Buddhist practice of mindfulness has received a great deal of attention and has been widely promoted in the west as a means to reduce stress or as a therapeutic technique. This approach, although not intrinsically harmful, sometimes leads to a superficial view which regards mindfulness as an adjunct or past-time, something which simply smooths the rough edges of existence and helps us live more comfortable lives. The Buddhist…

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