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Amitayus Retreat | Long Life, Merit & Wisdom

February 3 @ 2:30 pm - February 4 @ 4:00 pm

R35.00 – R300.00

Amitayus is the Buddha of long life, merit and wisdom – the main qualities we need for the happiness of enlightenment.


This annual weekend retreat is an opportunity to focus on the meditation practice of Amitayus, the Buddha of Immeasurable Life, which is a special method for increasing our lifespan, wisdom and merit. The retreat will consist of 2 session of retreat on Saturday and 3 sessions of retreat on Sunday.


Join us for this wonderful opportunity to strengthen your connection with the Buddha of Immeasurable Life.


Please arrive at least 15 minutes before the session and maintain a quiet and respectful environment in the Meditation Room.



Meet Gen Jampel


As the Resident Teacher at Kadampa Meditation Centre Durban, Gen Jampel takes joy in helping us discover the innate potential for freedom and peace we carry in our hearts – even in difficult times.  An ordained Buddhist monk, he has been practicing Kadampa Buddhism for many years and elucidates the life-changing wisdom of meditation through the lens of everyday life.  Loved for his uplifting example and playful humour, he is a relatable teacher and reliable friend to the community.



Saturday (3 February)

Session 1 | 2:30 – 3:45pm

Session 2 | 4:45 – 6pm


Sunday (4 February)

Session 1 | 9:30 – 10:45am

Session 2 | 11:45 – 1pm

Bring and share vegetarian/vegan lunch

Session 3 | 2:30 – 3:45pm


Retreat Fees – Whole Retreat (5 sessions)

Non-members | R300

General Membership | R240

Foundation Membership | R150

Gold Membership | FREE


Retreat Fees – Individual Retreat session

Non-members | R70

General Membership | R55

Foundation Membership | R35

Gold Membership | FREE


Please note: lunch is not included in the retreat fee – bring your own, or bring something to share for a bring and share lunch.


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February 3 @ 2:30 pm
February 4 @ 4:00 pm
R35.00 – R300.00
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26 Menston Road
Durban, KwaZulu-Natal 3629 South Africa
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