Author Archive: Kim Yee

6-Week Meditation Course

Learn More Here Hello! My name is Dawn Kim and I am a junior teacher at Luminous Ground Meditation Community in Toronto. When I attended my first meditation session, I was 26. I just moved back to Toronto and I started a new job. From the outside, my life was going well and there was […]

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Being in the world, just as it is

     Leading up to the Deep Roots retreat, I was experiencing mixed emotions about the 6 days ahead. There was a cerebral gumbo comprised of excitement for the much-anticipated space that I have longed to cultivate, as well as notable difficulty with even the thought of mentally shelving my busy day to day life […]

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Earth Wisdom

Date: May 31 – June 2 Location: Patterson Kaye Resort in Bracebridge, Ontario Teacher: Paul Baranowski, founder and senior teacher of Luminous Ground Be the first to get all the details when you sign up to our newsletter! You can do so by filling out the newsletter form on the right panel >>>

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Developing a Daily Meditation Practice: Practice Tips

Practice Tip #7 – Practice gentleness When I first started practicing, I found myself to be tired and drained after meditating. The people around me spoke of how relaxing and calming they felt after meditating, but this was not my experience at all. I realized that when thoughts came up during my meditation, I would […]

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Developing a Daily Meditation Practice: Practice Tips

Practice Tip #6 – Practice patience On certain days we may find our sits to be spacious and relaxing, while others are filled with racing thoughts and distractions; this is natural. It is unrealistic to expect ourselves to be able to transform all of the things we struggle with overnight or even in a couple […]

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