Wake Up Retreat

International Retreat for Young Mindfulness Practitioners 18-35

4 – 11 August, 2023

A week-long retreat for young people to enjoy being together, simply and happily. There will be live talks from Plum Village monastics, sitting meditations, walking meditations and workshops, as well as hikes, circle sharings and live music.

Our annual Wake Up retreats are part of the active community of young practitioners in the Plum Village tradition called Wake Up.

More information will be added to this page when available.

Practical Information 

  • Teachings will be in English with French interpretation
  • There will be Dharma Sharing families in English, French, and Spanish
  • To support the stability and collective energy of mindfulness, all participants are asked to stay the full week, and only arrive and depart on the designated days: Friday 4 August and Friday 11 August.
  • There is an opportunity for experienced practitioners to join us and serve as volunteers supporting the retreat. Please apply here.


Registration will open on this page later in March.

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What is Mindfulness

Thich Nhat Hanh January 15, 2020

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