The Community of Mindfulness in Israel practices the mindfulness tradition of Zen master Thich Nhat Hanh and the Plum Village community. We meet weekly for meditation in both Jerusalem and Tel Aviv, hold national days of mindfulness every six weeks and organize larger retreats and other events throughout the year.
What we should ask ourselves is if we are practicing love for ourselves, because to love ourselves means to love our community. If we’re able to love ourselves, to nourish ourselves correctly, to not intoxicate ourselves, we’re already protecting and nurturing our society. Because the moment we’re able to smile, to look at ourselves with compassion, our world begins to change.
Thich Nhat Hanh
The four bases of mindfulness 10:00 – 17:00 Saturday, March 4 at Neve Shalom~Wahat al-Salam Facilitated by Hagit Harmon, Dharma teachers certified by the Venerable Thich Nhat Hanh … Continue reading →
Mindfulness Spring Retreat 30th March to 3rd April, 2017 at Beit Oren with Dharma Sisters Bi Nghiem & Dao Nghiem “Peace is present right here and now, in ourselves and in everything we do and see. The question is whether … Continue reading →
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One of my favorite practices is to go back to a basic instruction given by the Buddha or Thay — one I have heard many times — and investigate whether it resonates something different or deeper in me this time round.Continue reading →