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Join contemporary spiritual teacher and author Ramananda John E. Welshons (One Soul, One Love, One Heart, When Prayers Aren’t Answered and Awakening From Grief) for a wonderful series of evening meditation classes in the comfort of your own home via Zoom. These classes will focus on specific practices for working with fear and anxiety, and will offer reflections on how to deal with our current “social distancing” lifestyle. Participants will learn and practice different forms of mindfulness meditation in each session and will have the opportunity to participate in discussions of Ramananda’s three critically acclaimed books. Open to beginners and experienced practitioners, these gatherings offer an opportunity to experience deep inner peace while practicing with a highly experienced meditation teacher.
Winter session: January 4th – March 29th (no class March 22nd)
Spring session: April 12th – June 28th (no class 4/19, 4/26, 5/3 and 5/10)
Online registration: Click Here
An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Monday, repeating until June 12, 2023
One event on April 26, 2023 at 4:00 pm
One event on May 31, 2023 at 4:00 pm
One event on June 7, 2023 at 4:00 pm
21 Van Vleck Street,
Montclair, NJ 07042
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