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Beginning Meditation 4 week course

28 February @ 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm

$88 – $99

Beginning Meditation – Starts Sunday 28th FEBRUARY 

How do I meditate? Will I be able to? And, what’s the point?? In Beginning Meditation we will answer these questions – and all the others that arise – giving you a solid foothold in your own meditation practice. Over 4 weeks, we will use instruction, discussion, and shared practice to explore this ancient practice and establish its relevance in our modern lives.  We are also including bonus recordings for use over the 4 weeks to support you establishing a consistent practice. The course instructor, Mary, has been practicing and studying meditation for over a decade, has been on several meditation retreats in Vipassana and Zen traditions, and – more importantly in her opinion – has made the practice relevant to her, using meditation as an anchor to help her navigate the natural fluctuations of her life. She designed this course to give you the tools and experience to do the same. 

Week 1 – What is meditation?

Week 2 – Monkey Mind!

Week 3 – Metta Meditation

Week 4 – Integration and other ways to practice 

Testimonials from our 2019 course attendees regarding the content:

“Ideas, different techniques, social group, discussion and fascinating insights from Mary (teacher). I loved Sunday sessions as it set you up for the new week.   

 “Different approaches to meditation and the opportunity to experiment”

“very good, great class for introduction to meditation”

Testimonials from our 2019 course attendee regarding Mary as a facilitator:

“Mary is a wonderful teacher. 10/10 . It was a joy to attend this 6 week course “

“Mary presented the course in a very user friendly and experiential way. She is a great example of the practical benefits of meditation.”

“Awesome. She made it the course it was with her interesting stories from her life, history/ background to the techniques and idea of meditation.”

In the unlikely event we move to a full lockdown this course will continue at the scheduled time via Zoom.

Course Details 

SUNDAYS: 28th Feb, 7th Mar, 14th Mar, 21 Mar.

Time: 7-8.15pm (we have included time for questions at the end, which may mean some weeks finish slightly earlier).

Investment: Non Members $99 / Members $88

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28 February
7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
$88 – $99


Veronica King


Grassroots Yoga and Health
The Tannery, 3 Garlands Rd, Woolston
Christchurch, 8023 New Zealand
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03 2600237