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Wangapeka Community Day – Guy & Faith Celebration

Feb 23

Saturday 23rd February 2019, 9.30 – 4.00pm

Come to the Centre for a day of celebration for the wonderfully rich two years we have shared with Guy and Faith as our Wangapeka Caretakers. We would like to thank them and also wish them well for their next venture.

Please join us for any or all of the following:

10.30am Meditation followed by a Circle in the Whare

(This will be an opportunity, if you wish, to bring a short poem, song, memory or a few concise words to share) Faith and Guy would love it if this was a light hearted and joyful occasion.

12.30pm Lunch (by dana)

The afternoon will be free for people just to spend time together at the Centre.

Please let Faith know if you would like to come by Wednesday 20th February so that we know how many to cater for. Lunch will be cooked by our volunteer Leslie.

Everyone is welcome. We really look forward to seeing you on 23rd February.

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Welcome to the Wangapeka Study and Retreat Centre. People visit from all over the world to meditate and enjoy the peace of this remarkable destination. The Wangapeka is a purpose built retreat centre, with fresh clean air and beautiful vistas. It is very quiet and ideal for respite, stress relief and deep meditation. We have a meditation hall, solo retreat huts, a main hall for dining and community, and a fully catered kitchen and an onsite vegetable garden.

The Wangapeka Study and Retreat Meditation Centre is a Universalist centre home to a wide range of teachings, paths, and studies. Retreats are held on Mindfulness, Vipassana, Insight, Heart based practices, Loving Kindness, Calm-abiding, Metta, Compassion, Conscious Movement, Nature, Forest Walks, Yoga, Dance, Feldenkrais, Wellness, Wellbeing, Archetypal Integration, Western Mysticism, Non-Duality, Zen, Dzogchen, Mahamudra, Mahayana and Vajrayana teachings with Empowerments and Sadhana Practice.

We are located in the foothills of the Southern Alps overlooking the Wangapeka River, about an hour and a half drive SW of Nelson, in the South Island of New Zealand.

We have meditation retreats throughout the year, have huts available for solo retreats, and welcome bookings from external groups. There are also opportunities available to work on our land. Come and enjoy this uniquely vibrant and peaceful centre.

355 Wangapeka River Rd
R.D.2. Wakefield 7096
New Zealand
Phone: +64 3 522 4221
wangapekacentre@gmail.com

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