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Tell us about yourself - at least 30 words
I have been living in France on and off for 4 years doing house project . Last year i was travelling OZ for 9 months. I read one of Davids books and got fascinated with the French Retreat. Like to Garden and am hands on with DIY. I have now visited Eleusis at last and it is magical ..
How did you hear about Eleusis?
read David Brazier book
Is your primary interest...
Resident community, Volunteering, Develop the Buildings, Gardening, Group Retreats, Personal Retreat, Personal Therapy
Other information / things you can offer
I have a horticulture certificate . Also have a lot of building knowledge and can cut hair ..

Josephine jones's Blog

Eleusis My Visit

Posted on March 25, 2016 at 23:30 4 Comments

My Visit at Eleusis.

 

Day 1 20th March

 

While travelling Australia in 2011 I read a book that moved me deeply.

This book was called “Who loves well dies well”

Having just lost my own mother I had great admiration for David for making his mothers death so wonderful, I felt i wanted to know more about this man.(Dharmavidya).

I researched online and found the site Eleusis . I knew i wanted to stay here.

5 years later the time…

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At 20:11 on March 26, 2017, David Brazier said…
At 20:37 on January 27, 2017, David Brazier said…

If you go to your page and go down to where it says "profile information" I think you should have an "edit" button top right.

At 16:53 on January 27, 2017, josephine jones said…
How do I update my profile David ? Want to stay a member please x Hope I get to visit eleusis again this year .
Namo amida bu
Josephine
At 21:26 on December 30, 2015, David Brazier said…

Thanks for the gardening comment. Yes, we'll see how many survive. It all hinges on how much frost, how severe and how soon, I guess.

At 10:44 on December 17, 2015, David Brazier said…

You have prompted me to write another poem

At 15:59 on December 16, 2015, David Brazier said…

Good to see you joining some groups. Welcome.

At 9:31 on December 5, 2015, David Brazier said…

Nice to see you visiting the site - what are you up to these days? Are you still living in France?

 
 
 

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Relationship.

Posted by Adam Dunsby on September 9, 2017 at 20:56 0 Comments

Found this on a Chogyam Trungpa video…

''The relationship between student and teacher is like a dance…

In relating with the teacher, your critical input and your surrendering work together. They’re not working against each other. The more input you get from the teacher and the phenomenal world and the more you develop, at the same time, the more you question. So there is a kind of dance taking place between the teacher and yourself. You are not particularly trying to switch off…

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Reflections on Foolishness.

Posted by Adam Dunsby on September 5, 2017 at 11:50 2 Comments

I sometimes can’t believe how defective I am!! Whilst despairing of myself the other day I remembered a Shinran teaching that I found some time ago. It really made me think and reinforced my resolve to practice.

It is a Pureland teaching about the depth of our sin preventing us from being genuinely good. Our efforts to be decent, caring beings are always based in and therefore contaminated by our self centredness, greed hatred and delusion. This is due to the…

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Korean Version of Workshops

Posted by JAESUNG KIM on August 6, 2017 at 6:58 0 Comments

2017 여름 불교심리치료 및 상담 워크숍 3회 내용

THREE PSYCHOTHERAPY & COUNSELLING WORKSHOPS

 

WORKSHOP 1: SNOW UPON A SILVER PLATE [ 銀盌盛雪]: PRINCIPLES OF BUDDHIST PSYCHOLOGY & THEIR PSYCHOTHERAPEUTIC APPLICATION

In this workshop we shall introduce and review important aspects of Buddhist psychology including the conditioned and unconditioned mind, object relatedness, skandha process, the unity of path and goal, bodhichitta,…

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Great Intentions.

Posted by Adam Dunsby on August 3, 2017 at 22:42 0 Comments

  • The power of intentions is a topic that comes up regularly for me and always provides me with food for thought. In a recent service I was struck by the gravity of the Bodhisattva vows that we sing as part of our liturgy. ”Innumerable…

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