Retreat Schedule

April 29th, 2019. Jerusalem, Israel.

April 29th, 2019. Jerusalem, Israel.

Meditation and Inquiry. April 29th, 2019 Jerusalem, Israel. An evening of Meditation Practice and Inquiry into the nature of reality with an emphasis on the Buddha’s teachings of liberation and freedom. The evening will include some meditation practice, a short dharma talk and specific reflections to develop wisdom and insight. Bookings: www.tovana.org.il

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April 21 – 27, 2019 – Ein Dor Israel

April 21 – 27, 2019 – Ein Dor Israel

Taking Refuge in Freedom. Ein Dor Israel 21-27 April 2019. A weeklong silent insight meditation retreat with an emphasis on Natural Freedom and the Buddha’s instruction to incline the heart and mind to freedom and liberation. There will be in depth instructions, dharma talks and periods of inquiry. Bookings: www.tovana.org.il

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April 12 -19, 2019 – Sonsbeck-Hamb, Germany.

April 12 -19, 2019 – Sonsbeck-Hamb, Germany.

Nurturing the Heart, Liberating the Mind. an Insight Meditation retreat with Radha Nicholson. 12th to 19th April 2019 at Pauenhof e.V. in Sonsbeck-Hamb, Germany. This silent Vipassna meditation retreat will include in-depth instructions, guided meditations, daily dharma talks, open inquiry sessions, and regular one-on-one meetings with the teacher. It is suitable for both new and experienced meditators. The retreat will offer the opportunity to explore our minds and hearts in a caring and supportive environment. It invites us to relax into silence, reconnect with nature, and deeply explore the mediations to gain fresh insights.

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February 22nd – March 1st 2019. Royal Thai Monastery Bodhgaya, India.

February 22nd – March 1st 2019. Royal Thai Monastery Bodhgaya, India.

February 22nd – March 1st 2019 Royal Thai Monastery Bodhgaya, India. An Insight/Vipassana Retreat The Liberating teachings of the Buddha.   This silent retreat will offer instructions in mindfulness meditation in the four postures, dhamma talks, inquiry sessions and interviews with the teacher. The teachings are freely offered on a Dana (donation) basis in accordance with the tradition. Deep gratitude to the Venerable Lord Abbot Veerayutho for his invitation and kind offer of accommodation For bookings please email Tim Dawson insightbodhgaya@yahoo.com.  

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December 1 – 7, 2018 – Sangsurya Retreat Centre, Byron Bay.

December 1 – 7, 2018 – Sangsurya Retreat Centre, Byron Bay.

Dharma Inquiry Retreat…with a twist December 1-7, Sangsurya, Australia. Radha Nicholson & Jude Bederle Retreat fee: $630 share/$690 single This insight meditation retreat based on the teachings of the Buddha will be mostly silent and focused on inquiry. Beginner and experienced meditators welcome. For information: Tim – insightmeditation@gmx.com For registration: dharma.org.au This is a Tallowwood Sangha Incorporated Event*

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September 12 – October 6, 2018 – Israel.

September 12 – October 6, 2018 – Israel.

Israel. EIN DOR September 12-15 EIN DOR September 16-22 for experienced meditators EIN DOR September 23-29 (open to all) TEL AVIV and JERUSALEM : Various events from Sept 30-October 6 Further details of my program in Israel are to be advised.

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August 31 – September 6, 2018 – Sangsurya Retreat Centre, Byron Bay.

August 31 – September 6, 2018 – Sangsurya Retreat Centre, Byron Bay.

Awakening to Wisdom and Insight. August 31 September 6, Sangsurya, Byron Bay Teachers: Ellen Davison and Radha Nicholson Contact Victoria: vjwight@gmail.com Cost: $645 for food and accommodation

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August 2 – 8, 2018. Sangsurya Retreat Centre, Byron Bay.

August 2 – 8, 2018. Sangsurya Retreat Centre, Byron Bay.

The Heart of Wisdom. A silent Insight/Vipassana Retreat August 2-8, Sangsurya Byron Bay Contact Radha: radhanicholson@gmail.com Further information to be advised.

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14th – 21st February, 2018 – Royal Thai Monastery Bodhgaya, India.

14th – 21st February, 2018 – Royal Thai Monastery Bodhgaya, India.

The Heartwood of the Dhamma The Buddha’s teachings of Liberation and Freedom with Radha Nicholson Silent Vipassana Meditation Retreat 14th – 21st February 2018 Royal Thai Monastery Bodhgaya, India   This silent retreat will offer instructions in mindfulness meditation in the four postures, dhamma talks, inquiry sessions and interviews with the teacher. The teachings are freely offered on a Dana (donation) basis in accordance with the tradition. Deep gratitude to the Venerable Lord Abbot Veerayutho for his invitation and kind offer of accommodation.  

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December 3 – December 9, 2017 – Sangsurya Retreat Centre, Byron Bay.

December 3 – December 9, 2017 – Sangsurya Retreat Centre, Byron Bay.

    Mindfulness, Insight & Liberation: A Silent Insight Meditation Retreat. Teachers: Christopher Titmuss & Radha Nicholson. Venue: Sangsurya Retreat Centre Byron Bay.   A Classic ‘Insight/Vipassana’ meditation retreat offering meditation instructions, Dharma talks, individual interviews & inquiry sessions. This retreat offers training of the heart & mind to the realisation of freedom from that which is problematic & the cultivation of the awakening factors. Retreat fee: $680 Suitable for both new and experienced meditators. Information & registration form available at: www.tallowwoodsangha.org.au, www.dharma.org.au or...

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November 26 – December 1, 2017 – Forest Meditation Centre, The Channon.

November 26 – December 1, 2017 – Forest Meditation Centre, The Channon.

Sunday 26 November – Friday 1st December, 2017. Teachers: Radha Nicholson and Christopher Titmuss. Venue: The Forest Meditation Centre, The Channon. A silent Insight Meditation Retreat.   The retreat is a training for the realization of freedom from the problematic and is a classical mindfulness/insight meditation retreat. Meditation instructions, dharma talks, individual interviews and inquiry sessions. No groups. It is held at The Channon, near Lismore, NSW, Australia. Note that conditions at this retreat are basic and must be discussed with Jen prior to booking. Contact: Jen...

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October 20-23, 2017 – Yarrahappinni Grassy Head, NSW.

October 20-23, 2017 – Yarrahappinni Grassy Head, NSW.

        Awakening Wisdom, Awakening Love. Women’s Retreat 20-23 October 2017. Teachers: Radha Nicholson and Jude Baderle. Venue: Yarrahappinni, Grassy Head near Macksville.   A gentle insight Meditation retreat based on the teachings of the Buddha with meditation instruction, dharma talks, inquiry, restorative yoga, and creative opportunities to connect with nature.  

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September 1-7th, 2017 – Sangsurya Retreat Centre, Byron Bay.

September 1-7th, 2017 – Sangsurya Retreat Centre, Byron Bay.

Freedom of the Heart : A six day Silent Meditation Retreat. Friday September 1st – Thursday September 7th. Ellen Davison and Radha Nicholson. Venue: Sangsurya, Byron Bay.   This retreat consists of sitting and walking meditation, open inquiry sessions, group and individual meetings with the teachers, an optional morning yoga period, dharma talks and instructions, and guided meditations. 

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July 22-28, 2017 – Sangsurya Retreat Centre Byron Bay.

July 22-28, 2017 – Sangsurya Retreat Centre Byron Bay.

  July 22-28, 2017  Wisdom, Love and Liberation Sangsurya Retreat Centre, Byron Bay. A silent Insight Meditation retreat based on The Buddha’s teachings of wisdom, love and liberation. Teachers: Radha Nicholson with Will James. Venue: Sangsurya, Byron Bay. The retreat will include periods of sitting and walking meditation, Inquiry and Dharma talks, meditation instructions and interviews with the teachers. It is suitable for beginners and those with an established meditation practice. Bookings are not yet open but please initially contact Radha: radhanicholson@gmail.com

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February 12-19, 2017 – Thai Monastery Wat Buddhagaya, India, Bodhgaya, Bihar

February 12-19, 2017 – Thai Monastery Wat Buddhagaya, India, Bodhgaya, Bihar

12-19 February 2017 Thai Monastery Wat Buddhagaya India, Bodhgaya, Bihar Registrations are being taken for a weeklong residential retreat at the Thai monastery, Wat Buddhagaya in Bodhgaya, Bihar, India in February 2017. The Lord Abbot has kindly offered facilities and food for retreatants. This is a unique opportunity to do a silent meditation retreat in the new purpose built meditation centre just a few hundred metres from where the Buddha sat under the Bodhi tree 2600 year ago. The new meditation hall is partially underground to facilitate silent practice. Rooms have attached bathrooms. Christine Thompson from Australia has kindly agreed to assist me. Contact:...

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