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Connecticut – Teen Meditation Course (ages 13-17) Sunday August 5, 2018

April 2, 2018

This course offers Teen’s an introduction to Anapana meditation, observation of the natural breath to concentrate the mind. Young people who have started practicing this technique have realized many benefits. Their ability to concentrate is enhanced, their memory gets sharper, their ability to comprehend a subject improves, and they become calmer. In general, they feel

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Teen Course – October 9, 2017

September 25, 2017

Date: Monday, Columbus Day (October 9th, 2017) Time: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm We are now accepting students between the ages of 10-17 years old to this course. The course is listed online as a teen course; however, we have opened enrollments to an expanded age range to welcome more students. See the schedule page

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Talks by Dr. Paul R. Fleischman in NYC, February 18th and 20th, 2017

February 18, 2017

In his 5th annual visit to New York City, Dr. Paul R. Fleischman, author, psychiatrist, and Vipassana meditation teacher in the tradition of S.N. Goenka, will be giving two public talks: one at NYU Kimmel Center’s Grand Hall on Saturday, February 18th, and another Monday the 20th at Barnard College’s James Room. Links to register are below.

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Public talk by Paul R. Fleischman, M.D. – January 16, 2017, 3:30pm, Yale University

November 21, 2016

The Connecticut old student community is pleased to host a public talk by Dr. Paul R. Fleischman, MD entitled “Stepping Stones of Meditation: A Path Through a World of Uncertainty”. The talk will be on Monday, Jan 16, 2017, at 3:30pm (Martin Luther King Day). It is free and open to the public. The venue

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NJ: 10-Day Course in Hackettstown, New Jersey from Monday, 29 August 2016 to Friday, 9 September 2016

May 8, 2016

A 10-day residential Vipassana meditation course will be held in Hackettstown, NJ, from Monday, 29 August 2016 to Friday, 9 September 2016. This 10-day course is open to new and old students. The location (about 1.5 hours’ drive from New York City) is a summer camp rented for the course. As such, accommodation will be

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Construction This Spring

April 29, 2016

Starting this spring, there will be construction on a new men’s residence. During this period, courses will continue as scheduled although it may be quite noisy at times with heavy machinery, nail guns, construction workers’ voices, etc., clearly audible during meditation hours. There will also be construction in and around the Pagoda ongoing for the

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