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Jul 2019

Wangapeka Community Hui and AGM 2019 – All Welcome

Jul 26, 2019Jul 28, 2019

26 – 28 July 2019

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Aug 2019

2019 Chenrezig Meditation Retreat with Mark Schrader (Fully Booked)

Aug 23, 2019 @ 5:00 pmAug 27, 2019 @ 2:00 pm

23 – 27 August 2019
This retreat is FULL.

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The Union of Compassion and Emptiness Retreat with Keith Rowan

Aug 30, 2019Sep 6, 2019

30 August – 6 September 2019

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Sep 2019

‘Don’t Just Do Something, Sit There’ – Breathing Meditation Weekend (Now Full)

Sep 13, 2019 @ 6:00 pmSep 15, 2019 @ 3:00 pm

13 – 15 September 2019

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Oct 2019

Life as It Is! – a Family Friendly Community Retreat

Oct 11, 2019 @ 6:00 pmOct 13, 2019 @ 3:00 pm

11 - 13 October 2019

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Nov 2019

Open Day for our Local Community – An Opportunity to Visit the Centre

Nov 17, 2019

17 November 2019

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Dec 2019

Garden of Mindfulness Family Retreat: Running with the Wolves

Dec 28, 2019Jan 4, 2020

28 December 2019 – 4 January 2020

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Feb 2020

Poised in the Present – 20/20 A Year Of Clear Vision – Full

Feb 14 @ 6:00 pmFeb 16 @ 2:00 pm

14 - 16 February 2020

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Mindfulness and More with Tarchin Hearn [Spaces Available]

Feb 21 @ 5:00 pmMar 15 @ 2:00 pm

21 February – 15 March 2020

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May 2020

Growing Joy – Cultivating Joyful Awareness (online)

May 20 @ 6:00 pmMay 24 @ 2:00 pm

22 – 24 May 2020

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Welcome to the Wangapeka Study and Retreat Centre. People visit from all over the world to meditate and enjoy the peace of this remarkable destination. The Wangapeka is a purpose built retreat centre, with fresh clean air and beautiful vistas. It is very quiet and ideal for respite, stress relief and deep meditation. We have a meditation hall, solo retreat huts, a main hall for dining and community, and a fully catered kitchen and an onsite vegetable garden.

The Wangapeka Study and Retreat Meditation Centre is a Universalist centre home to a wide range of teachings, paths, and studies. Retreats are held on Mindfulness, Vipassana, Insight, Heart based practices, Loving Kindness, Calm-abiding, Metta, Compassion, Conscious Movement, Nature, Forest Walks, Yoga, Dance, Feldenkrais, Wellness, Wellbeing, Archetypal Integration, Western Mysticism, Non-Duality, Zen, Dzogchen, Mahamudra, Mahayana and Vajrayana teachings with Empowerments and Sadhana Practice.

We are located in the foothills of the Southern Alps overlooking the Wangapeka River, about an hour and a half drive SW of Nelson, in the South Island of New Zealand.

We have meditation retreats throughout the year, have huts available for solo retreats, and welcome bookings from external groups. There are also opportunities available to work on our land. Come and enjoy this uniquely vibrant and peaceful centre.

355 Wangapeka River Rd
R.D.2. Wakefield 7096
New Zealand
Phone: +64 3 522 4221
wangapekacentre@gmail.com

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