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Day of Mindfulness New Date

May 17, 2017

 

Our cozy Day of Mindfulness has been rescheduled from this Saturday, May 20 to Sunday, June 4th.  Please mark your calendars.  See you there.

Day of Mindfulness

May 9, 2017

Dear Papayas

We hope that you are enjoying your day!
Lets take a moment to pause and enjoy our breath 🙂

We have some exciting news:

Saturday 20 May, the Green Papaya Sangha is organising a Day of Mindfulness!

We will meet from 9am until after lunch in Pong Noi, at Laurence, Gaston and Tao’s house.

On the menu: sitting meditation, walking meditation, a dharma talk, sharing and mindful lunch.

If you want to join, you can either join us at Wat Suan Dok at 8:30am and catch a songtaew together or you can join us in front of Wat Pong Noi at 9am. We will end the day around 1:30pm.

Please bring your own vegetarian lunch and a pillow to sit on and a smile on your face.

If you would like to join us please send an email to laurencegilliot@gmail.com to confirm.

We look forward to practicing together 🙂

Mindful hug,

The Green Papaya Sangha

We are back!

April 28, 2017

The Green Papaya Sangha is back!  Please come join us Thursday evening at the Yoga Tree at 7:30 pm.  The usual place and usual time with the usual (wonderful) people.  See you there!

Ripen with the Green Papaya

February 11, 2017
Greetings! We will three more meetings of our cozy little sangha.

February 16: Dr. Alan Lopez, a bit of Zen and TBA

February 23: Sabina Poulsen, Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction
March 2: Gaston Schmitz, Plum Village practice
 
Then we will take a three month break for the Green Papaya to ripen.
We will return on April 20th, at the Yoga Tree, 7:30 pm.
Enjoy!

Dr. Alan Lopez returns to the Green Papaya

December 12, 2016
We will have a special guest speaker this Thursday, December 15th at the Green Papaya Sangha.

Dr. Alan Lopez will speak about

To Know the Self:
An Evening of
Engaged Mindfulness

Alan Lopez, PhD. for decades maintained a private psychotherapy practice in the USA and trained mental health professionals internationally while also teaching and practicing Buddhism from New England to Nepal. He resides in Chiang Mai with his family.

Alan is one of the founders of the Green Papaya Sangha. Welcome back.

Nuns and Monks from Plum Village coming to the Green Papaya Sangha

November 2, 2016

Dear Friends,

The Monks and Nuns from Plum Village/Thailand will be leading the Green Papaya Sangha on Thursday, November 10 at the Yoga Tree at 7:30 pm. See you there!

And MINDFULNESS DAY will be held on Saturday, November 12.  This will be held just south of Wat Umong at the Nature Land Wild Life Education Center.

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See you there!

 

 

Wake Up Retreat! Wake Up!

September 15, 2016

Plum Village Thailand will be holding a  Wake Up!  November 3 – 6, 2016 in Chiang Dao

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Happy Bags

3-6 November 2016

Doi Luang Chiang Dao Conservation Camp

Invite friends, brothers and young people aged 18-30 years and those interested in attending the retreat practicing meditation under the guidance of Plum Village comes the realization that happiness is already in our pocket and. more happiness, joy steady stream of Mount Royal conservation Camp and the stars at Doi Luang Chiang Dao, Chiang Mai. between 3-6 November 2559.
Example activities
05:00 hrs. Wake up
at 5:30. Meditating and walking meditation
7:00 pm. Had breakfast
at 8:00. Working Meditation
09:00. Sermons, lectures
11:00. Eat. lunch
13:00. relaxation
14:30. discussion in small groups
16:00. Sport
17:30. dinner with group discussion
19:30. meditation / offer. 5 mindfulness trainings / coexist with Sangha
21:30. Enjoy a quiet bedtime each day ** some activities, such as special events will change some day.

Features of the participants • Can join any activity registered 10.00 hrs. On Nov. 3 and Nov. 6 event end on the last day at 14.00. • 3 vegetarian meals • The dress does not have to wear a white dress. Please do not wear shorts or sleeveless tops, wide or deep. Wear loose, comfortable clothing is recommended for meditation and other activities. Since we are doing things with religious men – women. So let’s cooperate to dress modestly and sealed •.The building includes separate sleeping accommodations for women – men. Pillows and blankets Or be prepared to own tents •. Please bring a sweater Sweater Or sleeping with others. Due to the cold night • Prepare a flashlight, water bottle, hat, insect repellent, personal. Medicines and medical conditions (if any) with a •. In the mobile phone I want to use as little as possible and only in his spare time. Please do not use the phone International events Please mute your phone and

go.

  • The organizers prepared a car -. From Chiang Mai to Chiang Dao camp fee is 200 baht (from – to).
  • Asked to provide and pay for travel to register with.

Points up at one airport. The waiting area inside the building two doors at 9:00 am.

Stand Up 2 Mai Arcade bus station to wait in front of Terminal 3 at 8:00 am.

** Telephone volunteers who take care of the trip will be informed via e-mail again before the retreat two weeks.

Please arrive on time registration 10:00.

  • People who come before November 3 and would like to suggest accommodation and travel within the city  , please register.

Registration fee (excluding travel).

This project is awakening to health. Plum Village Foundation, which is supported by. Department of Health (SSS). However, the applicant asked to attend it. Select the appropriate registration themselves. After the retreat of the remaining donations will be joined by the other volunteer activities. The statement read in Prison Committee

  • Price 3,500 THB: a restaurant on site. And the cost of the retreat  is to support the cost of the priest who led the prayer.
  • The registration fee is 2,500 baht for young people aged 18-30 years.
  • Applicants registered by some 1,000 baht ( Thailand only people aged 18-30 years).
  • Applicant full and happy Deposit to confirm the attendance of 1,000 baht ( Thailand only ).
*** You can get a refund on the final day of the event. Trustees would not refund the night in the other cases.

Click here to register

Deadline to register is October 15, 2559.

Payment

Money to pay the registration fee and the travel account name: Plum Village Foundation project for enlightenment to health.

  • Krung Sri Ayutthaya Bank Siam Paragon  account number. 531-1-37539-3

Please register and pay a deposit within seven. After registration

Send proof of payment to:. email:  Tpvwakeup@gmail.com

For more information

email  tpvwakeup@gmail.com

Facebook: Thai Plum Village

Or Facebook: Wake Up Thailand

Happiness in your pocket

3-6 November 2016th
Chiang Dao Youth Camp, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

You are invited to practice together with us, touch with the solidity of the mountain inside of you, with the mother earth that always there for us, with the nature, the trees, the stream and the stars. In the 4-day retreat of Plum Village tradition at Chiang Dao Youth Camp, Chiang Mai, Thailand. We will come back to our breath and bring the mind back to the body for our life can be truly life.
General Activities
5:00 Wake up
half past five Sitting and Walking Meditation
7:00 a.m. Breakfast in Silence
Meditation 8 a.m. Working
9 o’clock Singing Meditation       Dharma Talk 11 a.m. Lunch 13 o’clock Total Relaxation 3 p.m. Dharma Sharing Family   half past four p.m.. Sports time 18 o’clock Dinner in Dharma Sharing Families half past seven p.m. Sitting Meditation / 5 Presentation on MTs / Be-in half past nine p.m. Noble Silence.

*** Change in activities can be expected.

Participants:

• Participants should be able to stay all 4 days. The Program Will Start at 10:00 AM First Day (Nov 3) and Finish at 14:00 PM on the last Day (Nov 6). • 3 Vegetarian Meals / Day • Please ware Simple, polite and Casual Clothes.Shirts covering the Upper Body and shoulders, and Pants that are roughly knee Length Can Support each Other when we Practice Together. • Accommodation is Separate dormitories for FEMALE / MALE, or brings your own tents • On November, Chiang Mai is very cold Weather:. Bring your own bag and please Sleeping Sweaters • Prepare Umbrella, Hat, Light, Water Bottle, Mosquito repellant and your own Medicine.

Transportation

Participants need to arrange their own transportation to Chiang Mai.

  • Chiang Mai from Downtown : Transportation Fee Will be Shared – approximately 200 Baht.

Point 1: Chiang Mai international Airport (CNX) Meeting at Gate 2 inside the building at 9:00.

Point 2: Chiang Mai Bus Terminal (Arcade) Meeting at in front Arcade Building 3 at 8:00.

*** Organizing Team will confirm your arrival via email during October 20-25, 2016.

Please come on 10 am for registration time.

  • You arrived at Chiang Mai if before November 3 RD , You Can Send You to a US Contact information suggest About Accommodation and Transportation. Please let us know in registration form.

Course fee (not including transportation fee).

  • 3,500 Baht for Adult (Older than 35 years old).
  • 2,500 Bath for 18-30 years old.

Payment

Bank account name “PVF FOR THAIHEALTH”.

Bank of Ayudhya Public Company Limited (BAY) / Siam Paragon Branch,  Account no. 531-1-37539-3,

SWIFT CODE: AYUDTHBK

1,222th Rama 3 Road, Bang Phongphang Yannawa, Bangkok 10120.

Tel: -0-2296-2001, 0-2683-1000 Fax: 0-2683-1304 (www.krungsri.com).

Send via email please the Payment slip Tpvwakeup@gmail.com to Confirm the registration Within 7 days .Registration until 15 October the 2016th.

Registration here

 

More information

E-mailTpvwakeup@gmail.com

Facebook : Thai Plum Village

Or Facebook : Wake Up Thailand

Happy Bags

3-6 November 2016

Doi Luang Chiang Dao Conservation Camp

Invite friends, brothers and young people aged 18-30 years and those interested in attending the retreat practicing meditation under the guidance of Plum Village comes the realization that happiness is already in our pocket and. more happiness, joy steady stream of Mount Royal conservation Camp and the stars at Doi Luang Chiang Dao, Chiang Mai. between 3-6 November 2559.
Example activities
05:00 hrs. Wake up
at 5:30. Meditating and walking meditation
7:00 pm. Had breakfast
at 8:00. Working Meditation
09:00. Sermons, lectures
11:00. Eat. lunch
13:00. relaxation
14:30. discussion in small groups
16:00. Sport
17:30. dinner with group discussion
19:30. meditation / offer. 5 mindfulness trainings / coexist with Sangha
21:30. Enjoy a quiet bedtime each day ** some activities, such as special events will change some day.

Features of the participants • Can join any activity registered 10.00 hrs. On Nov. 3 and Nov. 6 event end on the last day at 14.00. • 3 vegetarian meals • The dress does not have to wear a white dress. Please do not wear shorts or sleeveless tops, wide or deep. Wear loose, comfortable clothing is recommended for meditation and other activities. Since we are doing things with religious men – women. So let’s cooperate to dress modestly and sealed •.The building includes separate sleeping accommodations for women – men. Pillows and blankets Or be prepared to own tents •. Please bring a sweater Sweater Or sleeping with others. Due to the cold night • Prepare a flashlight, water bottle, hat, insect repellent, personal. Medicines and medical conditions (if any) with a •. In the mobile phone I want to use as little as possible and only in his spare time. Please do not use the phone International events Please mute your phone and

go.

  • The organizers prepared a car -. From Chiang Mai to Chiang Dao camp fee is 200 baht (from – to).
  • Asked to provide and pay for travel to register with.

Points up at one airport. The waiting area inside the building two doors at 9:00 am.

Stand Up 2 Mai Arcade bus station to wait in front of Terminal 3 at 8:00 am.

** Telephone volunteers who take care of the trip will be informed via e-mail again before the retreat two weeks.

Please arrive on time registration 10:00.

  • People who come before November 3 and would like to suggest accommodation and travel within the city  , please register.

Registration fee (excluding travel).

This project is awakening to health. Plum Village Foundation, which is supported by. Department of Health (SSS). However, the applicant asked to attend it. Select the appropriate registration themselves. After the retreat of the remaining donations will be joined by the other volunteer activities. The statement read in Prison Committee

  • Price 3,500 THB: a restaurant on site. And the cost of the retreat  is to support the cost of the priest who led the prayer.
  • The registration fee is 2,500 baht for young people aged 18-30 years.
  • Applicants registered by some 1,000 baht ( Thailand only people aged 18-30 years).
  • Applicant full and happy Deposit to confirm the attendance of 1,000 baht ( Thailand only ).
*** You can get a refund on the final day of the event. Trustees would not refund the night in the other cases.

Click here to register

Deadline to register is October 15, 2559.

Payment

Money to pay the registration fee and the travel account name: Plum Village Foundation project for enlightenment to health.

  • Krung Sri Ayutthaya Bank Siam Paragon  account number. 531-1-37539-3

Please register and pay a deposit within seven. After registration

Send proof of payment to:. email:  Tpvwakeup@gmail.com

For more information

email  tpvwakeup@gmail.com

Facebook: Thai Plum Village

Or Facebook: Wake Up Thailand

Happiness in your pocket

3-6 November 2016th
Chiang Dao Youth Camp, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

You are invited to practice together with us, touch with the solidity of the mountain inside of you, with the mother earth that always there for us, with the nature, the trees, the stream and the stars. In the 4-day retreat of Plum Village tradition at Chiang Dao Youth Camp, Chiang Mai, Thailand. We will come back to our breath and bring the mind back to the body for our life can be truly life.
General Activities
5:00 Wake up
half past five Sitting and Walking Meditation
7:00 a.m. Breakfast in Silence
Meditation 8 a.m. Working
9 o’clock Singing Meditation       Dharma Talk 11 a.m. Lunch 13 o’clock Total Relaxation 3 p.m. Dharma Sharing Family   half past four p.m.. Sports time 18 o’clock Dinner in Dharma Sharing Families half past seven p.m. Sitting Meditation / 5 Presentation on MTs / Be-in half past nine p.m. Noble Silence.

*** Change in activities can be expected.

Participants:

• Participants should be able to stay all 4 days. The Program Will Start at 10:00 AM First Day (Nov 3) and Finish at 14:00 PM on the last Day (Nov 6). • 3 Vegetarian Meals / Day • Please ware Simple, polite and Casual Clothes.Shirts covering the Upper Body and shoulders, and Pants that are roughly knee Length Can Support each Other when we Practice Together. • Accommodation is Separate dormitories for FEMALE / MALE, or brings your own tents • On November, Chiang Mai is very cold Weather:. Bring your own bag and please Sleeping Sweaters • Prepare Umbrella, Hat, Light, Water Bottle, Mosquito repellant and your own Medicine.

Transportation

Participants need to arrange their own transportation to Chiang Mai.

  • Chiang Mai from Downtown : Transportation Fee Will be Shared – approximately 200 Baht.

Point 1: Chiang Mai international Airport (CNX) Meeting at Gate 2 inside the building at 9:00.

Point 2: Chiang Mai Bus Terminal (Arcade) Meeting at in front Arcade Building 3 at 8:00.

*** Organizing Team will confirm your arrival via email during October 20-25, 2016.

Please come on 10 am for registration time.

  • You arrived at Chiang Mai if before November 3 RD , You Can Send You to a US Contact information suggest About Accommodation and Transportation. Please let us know in registration form.

Course fee (not including transportation fee).

  • 3,500 Baht for Adult (Older than 35 years old).
  • 2,500 Bath for 18-30 years old.

Payment

Bank account name “PVF FOR THAIHEALTH”.

Bank of Ayudhya Public Company Limited (BAY) / Siam Paragon Branch,  Account no. 531-1-37539-3,

SWIFT CODE: AYUDTHBK

1,222th Rama 3 Road, Bang Phongphang Yannawa, Bangkok 10120.

Tel: -0-2296-2001, 0-2683-1000 Fax: 0-2683-1304 (www.krungsri.com).

Send via email please the Payment slip Tpvwakeup@gmail.com to Confirm the registration Within 7 days .Registration until 15 October the 2016th.

Registration here

 

More information

E-mailTpvwakeup@gmail.com

Facebook : Thai Plum Village

Or Facebook : Wake Up Thailand