Meditation - Retreats - Yoga - Buddhism

Dechen Chöling is a meditation centre nestled in a beautiful and peaceful landscape in central France, where people from around the world come to learn to open up to the richness of their personal potential through the practice of meditation and other contemplative disciplines.

Upcoming programmes

Date: 27 December 2014 - 4 January 2015
With:
Tessa Racine
More

Taught in French (translation available). Our Winter Meditation Retreat provides a precious opportunity for retreat, reflection and renewal during the Winter solstice and the New Year’s celebration....

Date: 10 January 2015 - 17 January 2015
With:
Simon La Haye
More

Taught in English. Retreat with introduction and practice of mindfulness meditation, silence and time for oneself. Rejuvenate body and mind and begin the year with this precious opportunity - a gift...

Date: 17 January 2015 - 18 January 2015
More

Taught in French (translation available). Introduction weekend to mindfulness meditation. Through the practice of mindfulness meditation, we glimpse unconditional goodness as the ground of our...

Date: 23 January 2015 - 25 January 2015
With:
Bénédicte Provost, Arnaud Caron
More

Taught in French. Kado is a creative and meditative dance with nature, space, and perception. The vibrant and daring beauty of flowers wakes up the environment and compels us to see what is really...

Date: 31 January 2015 - 1 February 2015
With:
Simon La Haye
More

Taught in French. Calm your mind, ground yourself and regain focus and clarity. A weekend of meditation instruction and exercises that will leave you relaxed, and with a practical tool to work with...

Date: 7 February 2015 - 8 February 2015
With:
Simon La Haye
More

Taught in French and English. A weekend with mindfulness meditation instruction and exercises that will leave you relaxed and inspired. We will examine our intellectual experience, our intuition and...

Date: 20 February 2015 - 22 February 2015
With:
Tessa Racine
More

Taught in French (translation available). Anger, Jealousy, Fear - sometimes it feels overwhelming when emotions rule our daily life and experience, disturbing peace and equanimity of mind. But when...

Date: 22 February 2015 - 28 February 2015
With:
Shastri Catherine Eveillard
More

Taught in French (translation available). A 5-day retreat to explore, through sharing and exchange, our desire to change our lives and take care of the world.

Date: 28 February 2015 - 29 March 2015
With:
Acharya Samten Kobelt
More

Taught in English. Intensive Month of Meditation. A unique and transformative experience open to all. Dive into a month of intensive group meditation and discover the healing power of this art.

Date: 28 February 2015 - 15 March 2015
With:
Acharya Samten Kobelt
More

Taught in English. Intensive Month of Meditation. A unique and transformative experience open to all. Dive into a month of intensive group meditation and discover the healing power of this art.

Date: 8 March 2015 - 15 March 2015
With:
Simon La Haye
More

Retreat for learning and practicing mindfulness meditation. Learn mindfulness through meditation practice and discover how life will present new and rich experiences and perceptions.

Date: 15 March 2015 - 29 March 2015
With:
Acharya Samten Kobelt
More

Taught in English. Intensive Month of Meditation. A unique and transformative experience open to all. Dive into a month of intensive group meditation and discover the healing power of this art.

Date: 19 April 2015 - 26 April 2015
With:
Lee Worley
More

Taught in English. This sensory awareness practice combines intensive physical movements with focused awareness exercises to increase non-conceptual confidence in all aspects of life.

Date: 26 April 2015 - 2 May 2015
With:
Steve Saitzyk, Herb Elsky
More

Taught in English. Shambhala Art Intensive Parts 1-5. This retreat is awakening us to our endless pool of clear, creative energy. The view taught in this program can confirm that this source is ever...

Date: 1 May 2015 - 3 May 2015
With:
Simon La Haye
More

Taught in French. A weekend with mindfulness meditation instruction, talks and exercises. We learn meditation practice and how this helps with mindfulness in our relationships with family, friends,...


News

27 August 2014

Enjoy this beautiful report about the Life is Ceremony Retreat last week!
A Very Spirited Ceremony 

“It’s amazing how a simple act of kindness or courage can transform a whole situation. Take the energy you have gathered here and apply it to every situation. You never know what is possible....

More
 
12 August 2014

The popular Kyudo Program took place at Dechen Chöling last week. Luckily with lots of sunshine! Enjoy this album "Day & Night" of this contemplative practice and...

More
 
7 August 2014

Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche, the spiritual head of Shambhala and son of its founder Chögyam Trungpa, is guiding three retreats / events in Europe, - all are open for everyone interested. Info & Registration online!

More
 
Syndicate content