Guest teachers August 30, 2023

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We are excited to welcome devon and nico hase to lead our session on Wednesday, August 30, 2023, at 7:00 pm Saskatchewan (7 pm Mountain, 9 pm Eastern, 6 pm Pacific). This will be online only.

devon and nico will talk on The Magic of Awareness: Mindfulness of Consciousness. This topic will complement with discussions Jeanne has been leading on the fourth foundation of mindfulness.

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devon hase loves long retreats. Cumulatively, she has spent four years in silent practice in the Insight and Vajrayana traditions. Since discovering meditation in 2000, she has put dharma and community at the center of her life: she spent a decade bringing mindfulness to high school and college classrooms and now teaches at the Insight Meditation Society, Spirit Rock, and other centers around the world. She enjoys supporting practitioners with personal mentoring, and her friendly, conversational approach centers relational practice and the natural world. Along with her life partner nico, devon co-authored How Not to Be a Hot Mess: A Buddhist Survival Guide for Modern Life. She continues to spend a good part of the time in wilderness retreat in Oregon, Massachusetts, and elsewhere.

nico hase lived in a monastery for six years before earning a PhD in counseling psychology and becoming an Insight Meditation teacher full time. He currently mentors mindfulness teachers, teaches online and in-person retreats, and speaks with students in one-on-one sessions. He and his beloved life partner devon are the authors of How Not to Be a Hot Mess: A Survival Guide for Modern Life.

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