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2018 Victoria IMS Retreats

VictoriaIMS 2018 Retreat Schedule

Volunteer organizers, teachers, and participants have come together for the past 17 years, to support the study and practice of the Theravada Buddhist teachings in Victoria. The VictoriaIMS Council and volunteers thank you for your ongoing interest and dedication to meditation and mindfulness practices.

We are pleased to announce the 2018 retreat schedule

Sep 15
Brock Brown Retreat
Registration open. Register

Oct 13/14
Christina Feldman Retreat
Registration opens Sept 17, 2018

Nov 10/11
Carol Wilson Retreat
Registration opens Oct 15, 2018

Retreats and Talks are held at Goward House, 2495 Arbutus Road, Victoria, BC.
The June 23/24 retreat will be held at UVic Cadboro Commons Building.

Time of retreats: Saturdays 9 am – 4:30 pm; Sundays 9 am – 4 pm.

The teachings are offered freely. There are no registration fees.

On the day of the retreat, you may offer financial contributions to the teacher or in the case of monastics to the monastery, and to Victoria IMS for operational costs. Suggested donation to VictoriaIMS is $40 for a two-day retreat and $20 for a one-day retreat.

2018/09/12 Evening Talk with Ajaan Geoff

Finding Refuge in a Troubled World
Wednesday Sept 12 2018
7 – 8:30 pm
Goward House, 2495 Arbutus Road, Victoria.
Everyone is welcome.
The room is wheelchair accessible.
No Registration Required.
Thanissaro Bhikkhu, known as Ajaan Geoff, is the abbot of Metta Forest Monastery in San Diego County.
This event is co-sponsored by the Victoria Insight Meditation Society and the Aranya Refuge Project.
This event is freely offered.
Donations to support the monks can be made at the event.