Friday May 24, 6:30pm
The Dhamma Brothers
An overcrowded, violent maximum-security prison - the end of the line in Alabama's prison system - is dramatically changed by the influence of an ancient meditation program. For a handful of prisoners, a spark is ignited when their facility becomes the first maximum-security prison in North America to hold an extended Vipassana retreat, an emotionally and physically demanding program of silent meditation lasting ten days and requiring 100 hours of meditation.
Watch the trailer here
$5 suggested donation.
Bring your own snacks, we'll provide the cushions. Stay for the captivating discussion afterward!
Radical Freedom Full Day Retreat - March 2013
Meditation Flash Mob - December 2012
Inner Journey to Peace Full Day Retreat - September 2012
Intro to Zen Half Day Retreat - August 2012
Inner Journey to Peace Full Day Retreat - April 2012
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