Vipassana Meditation (The art of Witnessing) August 23 2019

Vipassana Meditation (The art of Witnessing) August 23 2019

Community Events

Updated on Aug 20, 2019

Vipassana Meditation (The art of Witnessing)

What Vipassana Meditation (The art of Witnessing)
When Friday, August 23, 2019
07:00 PM to 10:00 PM
By Osho Meditation & Celebration Meetup
Where DhyanYoga Wellness Center
15155 Bronze Post Ct.
Centreville, VA 20121
Located in CENTREVILLE, VA

Three Back to Back One hour Sessions every Friday 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM.
Session 1:[masked]:50 PM
Session 2:[masked]:50 PM
Session 3:[masked]:50 PM
(One has the choice to participate in any one or two sessions though participating in all three sessions are highly recommended)

Give yourself time to experience the transforming power of
Silent Meditation. Through watching or witnessing the dust settles, and clarity, insights and understanding arise.

Osho revitalizes Vipassana, bringing a friendly relaxed approach so that meditation deepens easily and becomes “ a juicy experience ” that continues into daily life.
It is also possible to practice Zazen, sitting with eyes open, gazing softly into the garden.
Individual meditation counseling is available to share and ask questions to help you deepen your inner journey.

It's simple yet powerful meditation technique. Vipassana was founded by the Buddha some 2500 years ago. Yet, it has lasted the test of time due to is simplicity and effectiveness in bringing calm to the mind and body by raising one's awareness.

"There are hundreds of methods of meditation, but perhaps Vipassana has a unique status; just the same way as there have been thousands of mystics, but Gautam Buddha has a uniqueness of his own. In many ways he is incomparable. In many ways he has done more for humanity than anybody else. In many ways his search for truth was more sincere, more authentic than anybody else’s. The meaning – the literal meaning – of the word Vipassana is “to look,” and the metaphorical meaning is “to watch, to witness.”

Gautam Buddha has chosen a meditation that can be called the essential meditation. All other meditations are different forms of witnessing, but witnessing is present in every kind of meditation as an essential part; it cannot be avoided. Buddha has deleted everything else and kept only the essential part – to witness.

When you have become perfectly watchful of your body, mind and heart, then you cannot do anything more, then you have to wait. When perfection is complete on these three steps, the fourth step happens on its own accord as a reward. Suddenly your life force, your witnessing, enters into the very center of your being. You have come home."

Join this Meetup
 

More Events Near CENTREVILLE, VA

House Concert: Joy Ike September 14 2019

Centreville Saturday, September 14, 2019
07:30 PM to 10:30 PM

Polished and precise, yet buoyed with an airy grace, Joy Ike paints with a broad palette that defies easy categorization. Born to Nigerian immigrants, the singer/songwriter’s music, voice, and writing...

Canoe Trip - Shenandoah River (Rating: C) August 24 2019

Centreville Saturday, August 24, 2019
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM

This is a 12 mile (may be reduced to 7.5 miles because of low water levels) canoe trip on the beautiful South Fork of Shenandoah River which is 10...

Bull Run Regional Park—Choice of Easy/Newbie Friendly 4 OR 6 Mi August 25 2019

Centreville Sunday, August 25, 2019
09:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Hike at Bull Run Regional Park -- Choice of An Easy and Newbie Friendly 4- OR 6-Mile Hike During spring, acres of bluebells spring beauties, and other spring wildflowers beside...

Tibetan Bowl Sound Bath September 27 2019

Manassas Friday, September 27, 2019
06:30 PM to 08:00 PM

Join Tracey Renee McKee as she takes you on a meditative sound bath journey. During this group experience Tracey will intuitively weave together a unique concert of beautiful tones with...

Little Schloss and Cedar Creek (Rating: A+) August 24 2019

Centreville Saturday, August 24, 2019
07:30 AM to 05:00 PM

This 15-mile circuit hike will start near Van Buren Furnace and proceed up the Tuscarora Trail to ascend Little Sluice Mountain. After a side trip to White Rocks Cliff, the...

Roaring Plains Fall Colors Backpacking Trip / Dolly Sods October 18 2019

Centreville Friday, October 18, 2019
05:00 PM to 12:00 PM

This is a wilderness backpacking trip in the dolly sods area. The 6,792 acre Roaring Plains West Wilderness area is located approximately 3 miles southwest of the Dolly Sods...

Old Rag Loop (Rating: A) August 25 2019

Centreville Sunday, August 25, 2019
07:30 AM to 03:30 PM

For this very popular 9.5 mi circuit, with 2400 ft elevation gain, and great views of the valley, we’ll arrive early to get a space in the (recently enlarged)...

Overall Run and Heiskell Hollow Trails (Rating: A+ ) August 24 2019

Centreville Saturday, August 24, 2019
08:00 AM to 04:00 PM

Overall Run and Heiskell Hollow Trials. A 16-mi. circuit hike that will ascend the Overall Run Trail for a view of falls and Shenandoah Valley. Going south on the AT...

Rapidan Camp/Camp Hoover (Rating: B) August 25 2019

Centreville Sunday, August 25, 2019
07:00 AM to 04:00 PM

A very nice hike in Shenandoah National Park, to the iconic Camp Rapidan, or better known as Camp Hoover, President Hoover's summer mountain retreat. This hike is 7.6 miles...

Labor Day Weekend Waterpark Fun Day - White Oak Canyon (Rating: A+) August 31 2019

Centreville Saturday, August 31, 2019
06:30 AM to 06:00 PM

Please read entire description below prior to signing up. ***EARLY START TIME IS DUE TO PARKING BEING VERY LIMITED. THE UPPER PARKING LOT AT WOC IS CURRENTLY CLOSED SINCE THE...

House Concert: Giulia Millanta October 12 2019

Centreville Saturday, October 12, 2019
07:30 PM to 10:30 PM

It's a house concert at Music on the Heights - a.k.a Ken and Carrie's house! Singer-songwriter, Giulia (Julia) Millanta, is a native-born Italian from Florence who now calls...

House Concert: The Duskwhales November 29 2019

Centreville Friday, November 29, 2019
07:30 PM to 10:30 PM

Join us for a special Thanksgiving House Concert in Broadlands (Ashburn), VA. Note that this concert is on FRIDAY night (the Friday after Thanksgiving, not our usual Saturday night). Come...

Backpacking McAfee Knob and Dragon’s Tooth 2 nights, 25 miles on the AT September 20 2019

Centreville Friday, September 20, 2019
02:00 PM to 02:00 PM

Please Join me for a wonderful scenic trip to Mcafee Knobs, this will be a out and back 25 mile backpacking trip. We will visit the following overviews while trekking...

Old Rag Sunset/Full Moon Hike (Rating: A+/Fun) September 14 2019

Centreville Saturday, September 14, 2019
02:30 PM to 11:00 PM

Let's salute the end of summer by having dinner and watching the sunset on top of Old Rag! This hike is 9 miles and over 2,400 ft elevation gain...

Tuesday Evening Tennis (Chalet Woods) August 20 2019

Centreville Tuesday, August 20, 2019
05:45 PM to 07:45 PM

[color=navy][b] Please bring a can of NEW or gently used balls .[/b][/color] [color=blue] [b] As usual, this meetup is cancelled if the weather doesn't permit us to play[/b][/color] If you...

Cave Falls and Marys Rock (Rating: B) August 31 2019

Centreville Saturday, August 31, 2019
07:50 AM to 03:45 PM

Eight-and-a half-mile hike with about 1,600 feet of elevation gain. We will hike at a rate of approximately 2.3 miles/hour when moving. This is a great hike for...

Sheltie Play @ Dulles Gateway & Brews/Lunch at Dogfish Head September 14 2019

Chantilly Saturday, September 14, 2019
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

For our September meetup the Shelties will investigate Dulles Gateway Dog Park in Dulles, VA. This well-shaded dog park has outdoor agility equipment to chase around, over, and under. (Please...

House Concert: Eli Lev January 11 2020

Centreville Saturday, January 11, 2020
07:30 PM to 10:30 PM

It's a house concert at Music on the Heights - a.k.a Ken and Carrie's house! Born in Washington, DC and raised by the world, singer-songwriter Eli Lev is...

Skyland to Hawksbill (Rating: B) August 24 2019

Centreville Saturday, August 24, 2019
07:45 AM to 06:00 PM

Photo by Richard Stromberg "B" Level Hike ~9mi w/2,000ft gain in the Shenandoah National Park. This is a "moderately difficult" hike. If you are not sure whether you can...

Reiki/Energy Share September 29 2019

Manassas Sunday, September 29, 2019
02:30 PM to 05:00 PM

A Reiki/Energy Share is a place where you can give and receive Reiki or other healing modalities such as acupressure, healing touch, access bars, crystal healing and more. Come join...

goodideazs, LLC is not affiliated with the authors of this post nor is it responsible for its content, the accuracy and authenticity of which should be independently verified.

About| Advertise| Terms| Privacy| Contact A Greater Town

Copyright © 2007-2018 goodideazs, LLC. All rights reserved.