i’m goin’ in

I’ll be sequestered in a meditation retreat from June 11-22, during which time i’ll be out of touch. The centre is located 30 km outside of Merritt (contact info below). Check out this link to see what i’ll be doing with my days, and wish me, if not luck, then peace and fruitful hours.

Vipassana Meditation Centre of BCDhamma Surabhi
P.O. Box 699, Merritt, BC
V1K 1B8, Canada

Phone: 778-785-4080 (Vancouver), 250-412-5372 (Victoria),
250-469-7180 (Kelowna)
Fax: (toll free) [1] (866) 259-6088

The [gruelling] course timetable

The following timetable for the course has been designed to maintain the continuity of practice. For best results students are advised to follow it as closely as possible.
4:00 am Morning wake-up bell
4:30-6:30 am Meditate in the hall or in your room
6:30-8:00 am Breakfast break
8:00-9:00 am Group meditation in the hall
9:00-11:00 am Meditate in the hall or in your room
11:00-12:00 noon Lunch break
12noon-1:00 pm Rest and interviews with the teacher
1:00-2:30 pm Meditate in the hall or in your room
2:30-3:30 pm Group meditation in the hall
3:30-5:00 pm Meditate in the hall or in your own room
5:00-6:00 pm Tea break
6:00-7:00 pm Group meditation in the hall
7:00-8:15 pm Teacher’s Discourse in the hall
8:15-9:00 pm Group meditation in the hall
9:00-9:30 pm Question time in the hall
9:30 pm Retire to your own room–Lights out

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