Vipassana Meditation Course Application
Turnhout - One Day Course - 11/10/2020

Select Yes if you are an old student in this tradition

One-day courses are a valuable way for old students to strengthen their practice.

Only those who have completed a 10-day course with S.N. Goenka or one of his assistant teachers can be accepted on a one-day course.

The timetable is as follows:

a.m. ------------ Arrive/Registration

a.m. ------------ Anapana instructions

a.m. ------------ Group Sitting

a.m. ------------ Vipassana instructions

p.m. ------------ Lunch and rest (Interviews with teacher)

p.m. ------------ Meditation

p.m. ------------ Group Sitting

p.m. ------------ Group Sitting & Metta

p.m. ------------ Discourse

p.m. -------------Noble Silence and course end

All the rules for a 10-day course, including Noble Silence, apply. Please remind yourself by reading the Code of Discipline

What to bring? 

If the course is not at a centre, please bring the following:

  • Your own cushions and meditation shawl.
  • Your own vegetarian lunch. Please do not bring eggs or meat. 

Please register for this course by completing the following form. 

Click the "Next" and "Back" buttons at the bottom of each page to move from one page to the other. Click the "Cancel" button to cancel your application and return to the course schedule.

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