Retreat Program & Registration

We are very happy to present to you our upcoming program of mindful living retreats hosted by the Plum Village monastic community and led by Senior Dharma Teachers.

We warmly welcome you to come and practice with us, and experience the joy and peace of mindful living in community.

Feb 2018

DateEvent
Feb 12, 2018 until
Aug 17, 2018

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2018 Retreat Program
We are happy to announce the program of our major retreats for 2018. We hope that many of you from around the world will be able to join our thriving community to experience the art of mindful living, either for quieter stays in the spring and autumn, or for our larger international events in the summer months.

Mar 2018

DateEvent
Mar 23, 2018 until
May 25, 2018

Language:
English / French / Vietnamese

Spring Retreat
The Spring Retreat is a wonderful opportunity to practice renewal and transformation with our residential community of over 200 monks, nuns and lay practitioners. We invite you to join us for a deep experience of mindful living for a one-week or two-week retreat, as Mother Earth stirs from slumber and new blossoms begin to appear.

Jun 2018

DateEvent
Jun 01, 2018 until
Jun 22, 2018

Language:
English

21-Day Retreat 2018: A Real Soulmate of the Buddha
Continuing the tradition established by our Teacher, of a 21-day Retreat in Plum Village every two years, we invite our international sangha members to join the Plum Village monastic community for 21-days of deep practice together this coming June. We know that coming together in this way, the collective energy of mindfulness, concentration and insight will be very powerful.

Jul 2018

DateEvent
Jul 06, 2018 until
Aug 03, 2018

Language:
English / French / Vietnamese

2018 Summer Opening Retreat
The Summer Retreat is Plum Village's largest and most festive retreat. It is a time to be nourished by deep yet accessible teachings, the peace and splendour of the summer countryside and the joy of community. We welcome families, couples and individuals of all ages, and all nationalities, to join us for stays of 1 to 4 weeks during this joyful and colourful time of living mindfully together. Plum Village monks and nuns will offer special programs for children, teens and young adults. It is a wonderful retreat for those new to mindfulness practice in the Plum Village tradition, as well as for anyone interested in mindful community life.

Aug 2018

DateEvent
Aug 10, 2018 until
Aug 17, 2018

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Wake Up Earth 2018
How can we respond to the recent surge in intolerance, hatred, and isolationism in the world with brotherhood and sisterhood, our feet rooted firmly in the Earth and our minds free from judgment and anger? Young people (16-35 year olds) from around Europe and the world are warmly invited to gather in Plum Village for a joyful and transformative week, from the 10th to the 17th of August 2018, to explore our connection to the [...]