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Book Talk & Signing

The Alchemy of Freedom The Philosophers’ Stone and the Secrets of Existence by A. H. Almaas A. H. Almaas shows that the tremendous liberating power of the mysterious philosophers’ stone is closer to us than we realize. In fact, it is the true nature of all reality—in all times and all places, without being limited […]
Start:
April 21, 2017 7:00 pm
End:
April 21, 2017 10:00 pm
Location:
Ridhwan School, 2075 Eunice St, Berkeley, CA 94707, USA
Cost:
$10 - $20 suggested donation

Book Talk & Teaching

The Alchemy of Freedom by A. H. Almaas Morning – The Philosophers’ Stone: Key to the Secrets of Liberation Afternoon – The Dialectic of Transformation and Awakening 4 to 5 PM – Book Signing Teachings are appropriate for the general public as well as health care professionals. Health care professionals will be able to incorporate the […]
Start:
June 18, 2017 10:00 am
End:
June 18, 2017 5:00 pm
Location:
Spirit Rock Meditation Center, 5000 Sir Francis Drake Blvd, Woodacre, CA 94973
Cost:
$90 - $250

Events by Date

March 29, 2017

Doorgaande Inquiry Groep

Inquiry, een vorm van zelfonderzoek, is de centrale beoefening in de Diamond Approach. Het is een elegante en krachtige methode om de dieptes van je ziel te verkennen. Het doen van inquiry geeft je een heel precieze en persoonlijke afstemming op jouw spirituele ontwikkeling. Deze groep is bedoeld voor mensen die de beoefening van inquiry […]
Start:
March 29, 2017 7:30 pm
End:
March 29, 2017 10:00 pm
Location:
Centrum voor Bewustzijn, Eemnesserweg 139 Hilversum 1223 GD Netherlands
Cost:
€395

April 1, 2017

The Diamond Approach Boston 4 Group (April)

We are pleased to invite you to join Boston 4, a newly forming on-going Diamond Approach group based in Newton, MA. Boston 4 is a long-term group that meets five weekends per year. Our work includes teachings, meditations, movement, inquiry and discussion. This weekend will be taught by Andreas Mouskos, an ordained teacher in the Ridhwan School. […]
Start:
April 1, 2017 10:00 am
End:
April 2, 2017 5:30 pm
Location:
Walker Center, 144 Hancock St Auburndale, MA 02466 United States
Cost:
$250/ $225 early registration

Netherlands – DAWN 2 Retreats

A second ongoing Ridhwan group,  DAWN 2 (Diamond Approach Weekend-group Netherlands) will start in April 2017, and will be taught by Diamond Approach Teachers: Elsa Teeuwen and Philipp Hasselblatt with guest teachers Language: English In 2017 the DAWN group will be meeting on 4 long weekends Dates in 2017: April 1-3 June 23-25 Sept 30- Oct. 2 Dec 15-17 The […]
Start:
April 1, 2017 10:00 am
End:
April 3, 2017 5:00 pm
Location:
Netherlands

April 2, 2017

London Sunday Open Inquiry

“Sunday Open Inquiry” is an ongoing opportunity to meet in central London with other inquiring souls and a Diamond Approach teacher, and to practice together—meditation, presence, and open-ended inquiry. Some orientation is provided at the start, and there is space for questions and comments at the end. The meetings are open to all existing and […]
Start:
April 2, 2017 11:00 am
End:
March 4, 2018 1:00 pm
Location:
The Meditatio Center, St. Mark's Church, Myddelton Square, London EC1R 1XX, UK
Cost:
£12

The Art of Inquiry…innere Erkundung als spiritueller Weg

This is a group for those who are interested to learn about inquiry as spiritual practice. It is open for all, whether Ridhwan students or not. We will refer to certain chapters of the book “Spacecruiser Inquiry”. It can be read in English or German (“Forschungsreise ins innere Universum”). Meditation and body-awareness exercises will also […]
Start:
April 2, 2017 3:30 pm
End:
April 2, 2017 6:00 pm
Location:
Praxis Uebel/Lang, Körtestrasse 22 Berlin 10967 Germany
Cost:
210.-€ (incl. MwSt.)

April 4, 2017

“Das wirkliche Leben beginnt jetzt” Diamond Approach Buchgruppe

Wir leben in einer Welt voller Geheimnisse, Wunder und Schönheit. In unserem Leben sind wir durch Leiden und Unzufriedenheit oft innerlich unfrei und schöpfen unser menschliches Potenzial nicht voll aus. Alle Qualitäten, die wir im Außen suchen, sind Aspekte unseres Wesens. Die Transformation deiner persönlichen Geschichte geschieht in vielen kleinen Schritten, wie auch durch tiefe […]
Start:
April 4, 2017 7:30 pm
End:
April 4, 2017 9:30 pm
Location:
Praxis für Psychotherapie Gisela Bast, Ebersstr. 76 Berlin 10827 Germany
Cost:
Jahresbeitrag 200,- Euro

April 7, 2017

Diamond Approach Seattle 3 – DAS3

We are pleased to invite you to join DAS3, a newly forming on-going Diamond Approach group based in Seattle, open to students throughout the Pacific Northwest. DAS3 is a long-term group that meets five times per year taught by Candace Harris, Renie Hope and Jane Hill-Daigle, ordained teachers in the Ridhwan School. Direct and intimate […]
Start:
April 7, 2017 1:00 pm
End:
April 9, 2017 5:00 pm
Cost:
Cost Per Weekend $325

April 8, 2017

True Essential Compassion

We will explore True Essential Compassion at this weekend. What does it mean to be a person of compassion? This will be an experiential exploration of how we personally experience and express compassion towards ourselves and towards others. There will be presentations of our teachings along with exercises for personal inquiry. There will also be meditation […]
Start:
April 8, 2017 8:00 am
End:
April 9, 2017 5:00 pm
Location:
Loretto Center, 1600 Summerset Lane Wheaton, IL 60189 United States
Cost:
$210

April 13, 2017

Gathering Honey: Diamond Approach Inquiry Book Group

The Diamond Approach method of Inquiry is both an elegantly simple practice – an open ended exploration of our immediate experience – and a richly nuanced system for inner discovery and realization. In this group, we will explore the teachings of the Diamond Approach and the practice of inquiry by reading and working with A.H. […]
Start:
April 13, 2017 7:00 pm
End:
April 13, 2017 9:00 pm
Cost:
$150

April 15, 2017

A Teaching on the Inner Judge

Our fundamental nature is not conditioned by our history, and is beyond what our mind can conceptualize. When we wake up to the desire to know this truth of who and what we are, however, the first difficulty we often encounter is completely a product of our history, and of our usual understandings of ourselves […]
Start:
April 15, 2017 10:00 am
End:
April 15, 2017 5:30 pm
Location:
Arlington Court Suites-Washington Room, 1200 N. Courthouse Road, Arlington, VA 22201
Cost:
$60