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Inquiry: The Vehicle of Endless Enlightenment

For the past 35 years, A.H. Almaas and his colleagues at the Ridhwan School have taught a specific form of spiritual practice they call Inquiry—a deep exploration of our moment-to-moment experience and the patterns that impede “the free unfoldment of the soul.” The core practice of the renowned Diamond Approach, Inquiry uses whatever is happening […]
Start:
February 27, 2017
End:
May 22, 2017
Cost:
$297

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

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February 27, 2017

Inquiry: The Vehicle of Endless Enlightenment

For the past 35 years, A.H. Almaas and his colleagues at the Ridhwan School have taught a specific form of spiritual practice they call Inquiry—a deep exploration of our moment-to-moment experience and the patterns that impede “the free unfoldment of the soul.” The core practice of the renowned Diamond Approach, Inquiry uses whatever is happening […]
Start:
February 27, 2017
End:
May 22, 2017
Cost:
$297

February 28, 2017

Diamond Approach Book Study Group – DA Book 1

The spiritual journey can begin with the discovery of our essence or beingness – that which is actually real and intrinsic within us. The discovery that qualities like strength, support, kindness or enjoyment are inherent, contrasts with how we may more usually associate them with the people and things around us. We also find that […]
Start:
February 28, 2017 6:30 pm
End:
April 27, 2017 9:00 pm
Location:
The Meditatio Center, St. Mark's Church, Myddelton Square, London EC1R 1XX, UK
Cost:
£220

March 2, 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:
March 2, 2017 7:00 pm
End:
March 2, 2017 9:00 pm
Cost:
$150

March 4, 2017

The Unfolding Now, A Diamond Approach Book Group

Based on a retreat held in summer of 2013, The Unfolding Now explores in depth what it really means to be in the ever-changing moment, and what gets in the way of the unfolding of our moment-to-moment experience. Each of 6 meetings will include a brief meditation, discussion, experiential exploration, and time for questions. Dates March […]
Start:
March 4, 2017 10:00 am
End:
June 10, 2017 12:00 pm
Location:
Watertown Center for Healing Arts, 22 Mt Auburn Street Watertown, MA 02472 United States
Cost:
$120

March 5, 2017

Diamond Heart Retreat Group 5 – New Retreat Group – CLOSING MARCH 2017

Retreat Start:  March 5 2017 Retreat End: March 12, 2017 Location: Guest House, 318 W Main St, Chester, CT 06412, USA Diamond Heart Retreat 5 began forming in September 2014 and will be closing just prior to the March 2017 retreat. Applications will be accepted until February 17, 2017. Contact Lynette at DHR5@ridhwan.org for more information. […]
Start:
March 5, 2017 7:00 pm
End:
March 12, 2017 12:00 pm
Location:
Guest House, Chester, CT

March 8, 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 8, 2017 7:30 pm
End:
December 13, 2017 10:00 pm
Location:
Centrum voor Bewustzijn, Eemnesserweg 139 Hilversum 1223 GD Netherlands
Cost:
€395

March 9, 2017

Midwest Group III Retreat

A new Diamond Approach Group has started in the Upper Midwest Region and it is currently open and growing. The Diamond Approach is a path of spiritual realization characterized by sincere inquiry into one’s experience, fueled by the love of truth. The immediate contact with the truth of our experience allows the unfoldment of our […]
Start:
March 9, 2017 7:00 pm
End:
March 12, 2017 12:00 pm
Location:
Christine Center, W8303 Mann Rd, Willard, WI 54493, USA
Cost:
$475

March 10, 2017

The Lataif: Gateways to Essence (March)

Join us for an exploration of the Latiaf and discover how this powerful teaching can deepen and enrich your daily life. These Diamond Approach teachings will include presentations, meditation practices and break-out groups to explore and integrate the material. This is a new group forming in the Boulder, CO area and we are still open […]
Start:
March 10, 2017 6:30 pm
End:
March 12, 2017 5:30 pm
Location:
Colorado Ridhwan Center, 5869 Marshall Rd. Boulder, CO 80303 United States
Cost:
Average weekend cost is $270 which includes the weekend as well as a follow-up small group.

“Living the Colors of your True Nature” by Learning the Art of Inquiry

Book study-group: We will study the first three chapters of “The Unfolding Now” of A.H. Almaas. Coördinators: Geertrui Mestdag, teacher in training en Janet Bressler, ordained teacher For more information mail to: ontwikkelessentie@gmail.com. Download Flyer>>  
Start:
March 10, 2017 8:00 pm
End:
March 12, 2017 5:30 pm
Cost:
Introd. ev. 10 €. Whole weekend 150 €. Catering: 34 € coffee, thee and 2x warm lunch. (Info catering: www.a-mandel.be) People with minimum income can ask for reduction.

March 11, 2017

California Diamond Heart 10

New group forming now in Berkeley, CA A new Diamond Heart group, California Diamond Heart 10, is now forming in the San Francisco Bay Area. For information please visit the CADH10 website: http://cadh10.org/ or write to Betsy at: CADH10@Ridhwan.org In support for the forming of this new group, a series of experiential weekends designed to introduce the Diamond Approach work […]
Start:
March 11, 2017 10:00 am
End:
March 12, 2017 6:00 pm
Location:
Ridhwan School, 2075 Eunice St, Berkeley, CA 94707, USA