Looking Deeply into White Conditioning

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Meeting the Origins of Our White Conditioning in Our Store Consciousness By Jula Pethes and Mareike Jautschus How have the seeds in my store consciousness influenced...

Happy Farm of Lower Hamlet is Recruiting for 2022

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Lower Hamlet, the nuns` hamlet in Plum Village France, is looking for a new team for the “Happy Farm” in 2022! The Happy Farm is...

Practicing Metta or Metta in Practice?

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By Lian Beijers Click here to read the Dutch translation When I started practicing meditation, I felt drawn to the practice of metta or loving kindness....

Waking Up To Whiteness

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A journey to the seeds of racism in our store consciousness (and a retreat invitation at the end) Click here for French translation In the...

Happy Scientists Change The World

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Dr. Rita Issa is a medical doctor living in London, who who works at a center known for its comprehensive approaches to healthcare through...

Welcome Tickets for Artist Retreat

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This Spring, the EIAB will welcome participants in the fourth Wake Up Your Artist (WUYA) Retreat in Germany*. WUYA is dedicated to "discovering your creativity:...

Practicing with a Sangha

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Click here to read Part I. Part II Q: What is the role of sangha building and of being around people who support us in our practice? Brother...

Climate Crisis in Paradise

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By Wouter Verhoeven There is a placeThe closing talk of the 2016 Wake Up Retreat was a beautiful Dharma talk. Brother Phap Dang ended his...

Choosing Another Path

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By Zoé Moulin I am living in Plum Village as a long-term lay friend for almost two years. My idea with Choosing Another Path was...

Raising a Daughter

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By Tan I’m lucky to live in a multicultural community with a Vietnamese culture that’s part of Plum Village. When I left Vietnam for France,...

How to Practice After Leaving Plum Village

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Written by a Plum Village monastic Part I I wanted to connect with Sanghas outside Plum Village, see what’s going on, and try to get a sense of...

Mindful Parenting

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By Adrien Lecomte I was born in Belgium, and I am 30 years old. I live with my Vietnamese wife Tan and our daughter Mailys...

Bringing Music to Your Community

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In a simple but beautiful way, music has the power to make us happy and to bring a smile to our lips. Expressing ourselves...

Learning to Love Myself in Plum Village

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Click here to read Mick’s reflection on serving the Happy Farm and Plum Village for several years. Q: How have you transformed at Plum Village? Considering...

Burnout to Dharma Bum

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Insights from a year living in Plum Village By Doran from Wake Up Brighton It’s 4 a.m. I can feel my heart beating and my whole...