Promoting the goodness of human society

Dechen Chöling offers a range of meditation retreats and practices, contemplative arts, societal experimentations, and ecological transformation to provide a path that unifies personal and societal awakening. Dechen Chöling is part of the Shambhala network.

Upcoming programmes

  • March

    • Social Presencing Theater

      With: Arawana Hayashi, Agathe Peltereau-Villeneuve, Anne-Sophie Dubanton

      Social Presencing Theater, Theory U and meditation – an invitation to explore and promote the connection between inner life, relational and spatial awareness, and action confidence. This programme will be taught in English and in French.

    • Traditional Chinese Qigong Retreat • Levels 1 & 2

      With: Damien Sauvezie

      Cultivate strength of body and calmness of mind through the practice of Qigong as presented by two distinct Taoist schools. Open to all. Taught in French.

    • April

      • Undeniable Presence

        With: Barbara Märtens, John Rockwell

        Direct Experience. Heart Exchange. Sacred Sparks.

      • The Power to Engage: the 37 Practices of a Bodhisattva

        With: Mathias Pongracz

        Finding peace in the heart and mind as a powerful way to engage in a chaotic world: this course explores teachings from the 37 Practices of a Bodhisattva, which help to deal with obstacles of all kinds and develop a big heart. Beginners welcome!

      • May

        • Qigong Level 6

          With: Eva Wong

          In 2024 Eva Wong is offering Qigong level 6 for those who are eligible and are confirmed by application. This is the first level 6 to be offered by Eva Wong for many years and it will not be offered again until 2028.


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