Posts Tagged With: meditation
So what exactly is a 10-day silent meditation like?
When Eaman and I saw each other at the end of our 10-day meditation retreat, we were so eager to tell each other everything. We had been separated (by gender) and had taken a vow of silence, so, to finally be able to spill the beans was a pretty big deal. I let him tell … Continue reading
Categories: India Tags: Buddha, Buddhism, Delhi, Dhamma, Goenka, Gurgaon, meditation, Vipassana 4 Comments
The 7 best things about Vientiane, Laos
Everyone we talked to about traveling in Laos glossed over Vientiane, as if it were just a transit stop along the way. We beg to differ. We loved so much about Laos’ capital city during our four-day stay there — seven things in particular. 1. The pace. Everyone calls Vientiane the world’s most chilled-out capital, … Continue reading
Categories: Laos Tags: alms, Food, meditation, monks, Vientiane 6 Comments