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The Intermountain Community of Mindful Living is delighted to announce:

The Arrival of Great Strength

5-Day Residential Mindfulness Retreat
Thursday, November 16, 2017 3:00 PM - Monday, November 20, 2017 1:00 PM
(Mountain Time)

YMCA of the Rockies
2515 Tunnel Road
Estes Park, Colorado 80511

A mindfulness retreat in the tradition of Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh. Led by Dharma teachers Peggy Rowe-Ward and Larry Ward with the support of the Colorado Community of Mindful Living. The retreat will begin with dinner on Thursday and end with lunch on Monday. Registration will be held from 3 - 5 p.m. on Thursday.

The retreat will offer spiritual exercises designed to deepen our capacity to serve our world. We will practice daily meditation, reflection, and prayer to celebrate each of our individual callings. The retreat will encourage us to take actions that make our lives more vivid, resonant, aligned, impactful, and meaningful.

Dr. Peggy Rowe-Ward and Dr. Larry Ward, Senior Dharma teachers ordained by Ven. Thich Nhat Hanh, are the leading proponents of Engaged Buddhism in the United States. Deeply inspired by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Ven. Thich Nhat Hanh, they have dedicated their entire lives to non-violent social change, healing, and transformation at all levels, individual, communal, and global.

Registration closes on October 30th. Click Here to Register for this Event.

For general questions please feel free to contact Gwen Gorzelsky at or 313-729-5540.

For information about partial scholarships and to apply, please contact Paul McClure at