The activities

Introductory Series

This consists of one evening session per week for four weeks. These sessions serve as an introduction to vipassana. Each session comprises 30 minutes of practice, 30 minutes of questions and answers and 30 minutes of theory.
participation 20 € for the cycle of 4 sessions

Dates and location see agenda

Weekly Evening Sessions

Start at 7pm and finish at 8.30pm (except in Leuven where they start at 8pm and finish at 9.30 pm). They take place in Brussels, Leuven, Liège and Rivière (Namur). They consist of an hour of sitting meditation followed by a 30 minute teaching from a CD or a question and answer session.

participation cost : free  donation

Rivière, Centre DHAMMARAMSI, route de Floreffe 22- 5170
Thursday from 19:00 till   20:30
contact: mcforget@dhammagoupbrussels.be

Liège, rue Jonruelle 63 – 4000
Fridays (2  times a month ) from 19:15 till 21:00
contact: christinevieujean@dhammagroupbrussels.be

Bruxelles, rue de la Duchesse 2 – 1040 (sq. Montgomery)
Monday and Tuesdays from 19:00 till 20:30
contact: Monday :brunovandergucht@dhammagroupbrussels.be
Tuesday : mcforget@dhammagoupbrussels.be

Leuven, Sint Geertrui abdij 6 ( in Dutch )
Tuesdays from 20:00 till 21:30
contact: gerdadhertefelt@dhammagroupbrussels.be

Intensive Days

take place on Sundays between 10am and 6pm. They provide an opportunity to practise meditating in a sitting position, whilst walking and in daily activities. Formal meditation sessions are interspersed with instructions and questions/answers. The day finishes with the practice of Metta (loving kindness).

DHAMMARAMSI, route de Floreffe 22 à 5170 RIVIERE.

By car with other yogi’s or by train (arrival @ LUSTIN around  10:30, Sunday morning see www.sncb.be ). shuttle service is available  prévue.
Participation : 20€
For dates see agenda

Intensive weekends

From Friday evening at 9 pm to Sunday at 3 pm. They provide an opportunity to practise meditating in a sitting position, whilst walking and in daily activities. Formal meditation sessions are interspersed with instructions and questions/answers. The day finishes with the practice of Metta (loving kindness). Mahasi Sayadaw Method .
In French and Dutch on demand.

Participation : 50€ (70€ for individual rooms)
For dates see  agenda

Intensive retreats

are regularly organised at Dhammaramsi. They are directed by masters who are skilled in meditation at the highest level. Once a year, one retreat concerns itself with the study of Buddhist scriptures (Abhidhamma and the Suttas)

Centre DHAMMARAMSI, route de Floreffe 22 à 5170 RIVIERE.

February/march (Carnaval retreat) : Sayalay Daw Vajirañani
April (Eastern retreat) : Sayadaw U Thuzana
June/July (Summer retreat) : Sayadaw U Nanujjota
July/August (Metta retreat) : Dr. U Ottara Nyana
Oct/nov (Abhidhamma retreat) : Dr. U Ottara Nyana

Participation : 27€ a day (35€ for individual room )
For dates see  agenda
For biographies see Our teachers

Courses for young people

are organised at the request of schools or groups. More information 0474/590.021 or e-mail info@dhammagroupbrussels.be

the objective of the dhamma group asbl is to make known the teachings of vipassana meditation in the tradition of mahasi sayadaw of burma. with this end in mind, the group organises various activities that you can find out about in more detail by following the relevant link.
For dates see agenda