SAVE the DATE: Arts Programme

with Acharya David Schneider

March 21st—March 22nd

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  • £130 Full Price
  • £110 Early Bird
Room: Main meditation hall

Open to all!

Detailed description to follow.
This programme is open to all and will appeal to anyone with an interest in the aesthetic or practical application of dharma art principles in their daily lives. 

This weekend will be taught by Acharya David Schneider.

David began to practice Zen under Shunryu Suzuki Roshi, and continued as an ordained priest under Richard Baker Roshi, at the San Francisco Zen Center. Later he undertook studies with Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche, and now serves Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche as an acharya (senior teacher), a position to which he was appointed 1996. David has published two well-received biographies of Zen teachers: Street Zen, about the gay activist and hospice-founder Issan Dorsey; and Crowded by Beauty, a biography of Beat poet and zen master Zenshin Philip Whalen. A calligrapher of many years, David’s works have been exhibited internationally. He is a teacher of Dharma Art and lives in Cologne, Germany.

There may be an additional fee for materials.

The early bird registration fee of £110 is available until 7th March 2020 after which time the fee will be £130. A concession fee of £80 is available for those earning below £17,000 per annum and a concession fee of £60 is available for those earning below £12,000.  Please contact [email protected] to request a concession. 

Payment Terms and Conditions

Please register and pay in full on registration.  Cancellation up to 1 week before the programme will receive a full refund, after that there will be a £20 fee charged for cancellation up until 18th March 2020, after which no refund is granted. Please note the cost of materials is currently being determined - we endeavour to update/confirm the resulting total programme fee as soon as possible.

Further Information 
Sat/Sun: tea/coffee & registration 9.30am, start 10am.   Finish 6pm on Saturday, 5pm on Sunday.

Lunch will be provided, any allergies please include details in the comment box on the registration screen 
For further information please email: [email protected]