IMBOLC – Wheel of the Year – ritual workshop

4-6 February 2022 In 2022 we will host a series of ritual workshops and celebrations, connected to the Wheel of the Year. Every weekend is related to the circular journey of the sun, as celebrated in ancient witchcraft. We honor the Spring and Fall Equinox, Summer and Winter Solstices, and the intermediate moments of preparation…

WORK/LIVE – Monastery Week

7-13 March 2022 Every month, The Monastery Live opens the doors for a week of shared practice. Every time we explore a different aspect of meditation in all its forms. This particular week is dedicated to combining work, daily life, and meditation. We follow a schedule with dedicated times for (active) meditation, partly in nature,…

SILENT DAYS

7-11 February 2022 – Ardennes Every two months we practice silence for a week at The Monastery Live. Everyone is welcome to join in meditation and sitting, and reconfigure their relation to themselves and the world around. During Silent Week, we sit for 5 hours a day, all together. With enough space for you to…

RITUAL CRAFTING – A Course in Rituals 3

10-12 December 2021 – Ardennes The Monastery Live is a hands-on place for spiritual practice. And one of the important aspects of spiritual work is to transform your environment into a place of connection, focusing your attention and getting in tune with the world around you. Although different traditions have different tools for this work,…

CHRISTMAS SILENT WEEK

18-24/12/2021 – Ardennes Every two months we practice silence for a week at The Monastery Live. Everyone is welcome to join in meditation and sitting, and reconfigure their relation to themselves and the world around. During Silent Week, we sit for 5 hours a day, all together. With enough space for you to decide on…

SAMHAIN – rituals of death, loss and renewal – A Course in Rituals 2

29-31/10/2021 – Ardennes The Monastery Live is a hands-on place for spiritual practice. And one of the important aspects of spiritual work is to transform your environment into a place of connection, focusing your attention and getting in tune with the world around. Although different traditions have different tools for this work, most of them…

SILENT WEEK

4 – 10/10/2021 – Ardennes Every othe month The Monastery Live opens the doors for a silent week of practice. Everyone is welcome to come over on Monday to get introduced into the organization and practices of the week. Monday evening we go into silence until Sunday morning. We meditate together for 5 hours a…

FOUR ELEMENTS – A Course in Rituals 1

24-26 September 2021 – Ardennes A Course in RItuals is a hands-on series of 3 workshops that explore the intricate dimensions of experiencing, devising, and using rituals. This first workshop has as its focus the exploration of the 4 elements as a basis for the crafting of your ritual work. Since the workshop takes place…

A COURSE IN RITUALS

3 WEEKENDS: 24-26/9: The Elements / 29-31/10: Rituals of Loss, Death and Letting Go / 10-12/12/2021: Crafting Rituals The Monastery Live is a hands-on place for spiritual practice. And one of the important aspects of spiritual work is to transform your environment into a place of connection, focusing your attention and getting in tune with…