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Nyungnay Fasting & Purification Retreat

Saturday, April 8th • 7am - 5:30pm • $20

  • Starts Apr 8
  • 20 US dollars
  • North 2nd Street

Available spots

Service Description

Nyungnay Fasting & Purification Retreat Saturday, April 8th, 7am - 5:30pm • $20 (TTP discount applies) with Resident Teacher, John Baker Nyungnay is a special retreat which is done in conjunction with the Buddha of Compassion spiritual practice. Through fasting and physical prostration we can understand the sufferings of others and increase our compassion for them, as well as purify our own negative karma. On the day of this retreat we abstain from all meals except for a vegetarian lunch and drink only water. **In order to take the vows necessary to participate in the retreat, students must attend the 7am session. Participants should also refrain from wearing jewelry, makeup or perfume. Everyone welcome. No experience necessary. RETREAT SCHEDULE: Saturday, April 8: 7:00 – 7:45 am: Precepts** 8:00 – 9:15 am: Session 1 10:15 – 11:30 am: Session 2 2:00 – 3:15 pm: Session 3 4:30 - 5:30pm: Heart Jewel Prayers (optional)

Upcoming Sessions

Contact Details

  • 47-49 North 2nd Street, Philadelphia, PA, USA


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