Retreat fees is intentionally kept low to ensure that the teaching would be available to as many people as possible.  Retreat fee is needed to support the operation and sustainment of Sinh Thuc Meditation Center.  If you have financial difficulty, please let the staff know as no one will be turned away from any of the programs for lack of funds.

All teaching are offered free of charge based on the 2,600 years old Buddhist tradition.  All teachers and staff are volunteers and do not receive salary from the Center.  Donation (dana) to the teachers at the end of the retreat and workshop is voluntary and encourage to support the continuation of this wonderful tradition.

Your donation (Dana) is very much appreciated to help keep the registration fee low and support paying for the various costs of maintaining the facility and center ground in good condition for all to enjoy.  You can make a donation by sending your check to Sinh Thuc Mindful Living Society at P.O. Box 1223, Herndon, VA 20172 or donate on-line via Network for Good by clicking the button on the right.  Sinh Thức Mindful Living Society is a Non-profit organization.  All contribution are tax deductible according to IRS regulation. In addition, when shopping on-line at Amazon, please support Sinh Thuc Meditation Center via this link AmazonSmile.com. Thank you very much.

To register, please download the registration form below, fill out the registration form and mail it with your check to Sinh Thuc Mindful Living Society, P.O. Box 1223, Herndon, VA 20172.  After we received your complete registration, we will mail the retreat program, direction to our center, and other retreat materials to you.

  For additional information, please email to registration@sinhthuc.org or call (703) 787-3377.

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2020 Meditation Programs


Date

Location

Program

Leading

February 2020
Feb 15-16Sinh Thuc Meditation CenterWinter Weekend Retreat "Wellbeing or Difficulty in each Moment of Life"Retreat fee per person:   $200 (dormitory), $250 (double occupancy), and $300 (single occupancy).  Registration:  registration@sinhthuc.org or (703) 787-33777 Hai Nguyen
Feb 26Webex/TelephoneBi-weekly Virtual Mindfulness Teaching on "Three Common Misunderstanding about Meditation"
POCs: George Moore (geocmoore@aol.com) or Luu Nguyen (kluu1203@gmail.com)
Hai Nguyen
March 2020
Mar 11Webex/TelephoneBi-weekly Virtual Mindfulness Teaching on "Mindfulness Practices"
POCs: George Moore (geocmoore@aol.com) or Luu Nguyen (kluu1203@gmail.com)
Hai Nguyen
Mar 25Webex/TelephoneBi-weekly Virtual Mindfulness Teaching on "Be Well in Uncertain Time"
POCs: George Moore (geocmoore@aol.com) or Luu Nguyen (kluu1203@gmail.com)
Hai Nguyen
Mar 28

Sinh Thuc Meditation Center

Winter Community Work Day

Sinh Thuc Staff

April 2020
Apr 8Webex/TelephoneBi-weekly Virtual Mindfulness Teaching on "Discover the Existed Well-being Nature Within"
POCs: George Moore (geocmoore@aol.com) or Luu Nguyen (kluu1203@gmail.com)
Hai Nguyen
Apr 22Webex/TelephoneBi-weekly Virtual Mindfulness Teaching on "Practical Mindfulness in Everyday Life"
POCs: George Moore (geocmoore@aol.com) or Luu Nguyen (kluu1203@gmail.com)
Hai Nguyen
May 2020
May 6Webex/TelephoneBi-weekly Virtual Mindfulness Teaching on "Is it possible to Live Well with Desires?"
POCs: George Moore (geocmoore@aol.com) or Luu Nguyen (kluu1203@gmail.com)
Hai Nguyen
May 20Webex/TelephoneBi-weekly Virtual Mindfulness Teaching  "The Truth about Desires"
POCs: George Moore (geocmoore@aol.com) or Luu Nguyen (kluu1203@gmail.com)
Hai Nguyen
May 30

Sinh Thuc Meditation Center

Spring Community Work Day

Sinh Thuc Staff

June 2020
Jun 3Webex/TelephoneBi-weekly Virtual Mindfulness Teaching  "All are Created by the Mind"
POCs: George Moore (geocmoore@aol.com) or Luu Nguyen (kluu1203@gmail.com)
Hai Nguyen
Jun 17Webex/TelephoneBi-weekly Virtual Mindfulness Teaching  "Surfing the Waves of Life"
POCs: George Moore (geocmoore@aol.com) or Luu Nguyen (kluu1203@gmail.com)
Hai Nguyen
 July 2020
July 1Webex/TelephoneBi-weekly Virtual Mindfulness Teaching  "What is the Essences of the Buddha's Teaching?"
POCs: George Moore (geocmoore@aol.com) or Luu Nguyen (kluu1203@gmail.com)
Hai Nguyen
July 7Webex/TelephoneBi-weekly Virtual Mindfulness Teaching  "The Four Noble Truths"
POCs: George Moore (geocmoore@aol.com) or Luu Nguyen (kluu1203@gmail.com)
Hai Nguyen
July 25

Sinh Thuc Meditation Center

Summer Community Work Day

Sinh Thuc Staff

July 29Webex/TelephoneBi-weekly Virtual Mindfulness Teaching  "Direct vs. Perceived Experiences"
POCs: George Moore (geocmoore@aol.com) or Luu Nguyen (kluu1203@gmail.com)
Hai Nguyen
August 2020
Aug 12Webex/TelephoneBi-weekly Virtual Mindfulness Teaching  "Observing the Mind via Body, Speech and Thought"
POCs: George Moore (geocmoore@aol.com) or Luu Nguyen (kluu1203@gmail.com)
Hai Nguyen
Aug 26Webex/TelephoneBi-weekly Virtual Mindfulness Teaching  "Mind is the Source of  Happiness & Suffering"
POCs: George Moore (geocmoore@aol.com) or Luu Nguyen (kluu1203@gmail.com)
Hai Nguyen
September 2020
Sept 9Free Conference CallBi-weekly Virtual Mindfulness Teaching  "The Natural Awareness"
Contact: information@sinhthuc.org
Hai Nguyen
Sept 23Free Conference CallBi-weekly Virtual Mindfulness Teaching  "Experiencing Happiness in Everyday Life"
Contact: information@sinhthuc.org
Hai Nguyen
Sept 26

Sinh Thuc Meditation Center

Fall Community Work Day

Sinh Thuc Staff

October 2020
Oct 7Free Conference CallBi-weekly Virtual Mindfulness Teaching  "Clear Awareness"
Contact: information@sinhthuc.org
Hai Nguyen
Oct 21Free Conference CallBi-weekly Virtual Mindfulness Teaching  "The Four Foundation of Mindfulness"
Contact: information@sinhthuc.org
Hai Nguyen
November 2020
Nov 4Free Conference CallBi-weekly Virtual Mindfulness Teaching  "The Art of Mindful Living"
Contact: information@sinhthuc.org
Hai Nguyen
Nov 18Free Conference CallBi-weekly Virtual Mindfulness Teaching  "Right Understanding"
Contact: information@sinhthuc.org
Hai Nguyen
December 2020
Dec 2Free Conference CallBi-weekly Virtual Mindfulness Teaching  "True Intention"
Contact: information@sinhthuc.org
Hai Nguyen
Dec 16Free Conference CallBi-weekly Virtual Mindfulness Teaching  "Being Mindful is not Difficult"
Contact: information@sinhthuc.org
Hai Nguyen
Dec 30Free Conference CallBi-weekly Virtual Mindfulness Teaching  
Contact: information@sinhthuc.org
Hai Nguyen