Vipassana Meditation as taught by S.N. Goenka
in the tradition of Sayagyi U Ba Khin
WHEN AND WHERE
Vipassana courses in Czech republic have been organized so far once or twice in a year.
The summer course 2013 will take place in Velké Losiny from 28th of August till 8th of September. Registration for summer course is now open.
The courses over the Christmas holidays usually take place in a boarding school in Žihle.
Boarding school in Žihle (district Plzeň)
The facility is situated about 3 kilometers from the village Žihle and is surrounded by forest. Even though the maximum lodging capacity is close to 400 people, the number of students that can participate in the Vipassana meditation course is limited by the size of the room used as the meditation hall (max. 90 students). Students stay in rooms with two to four beds, bathrooms are shared on each floor. During the course women and men stay in two separate buldings. You will receive detailed information about driving directions, public transportation options and about what to bring to the course in a reply to your filled out application.
Škola v přírodě - Sklárna, s. r. o.
Nový dvůr 26
331 65 Žihle
Brněnka guest-house in Velké Losiny
The guest-house is situated in a quiet area near the spa resort Velké Losiny, surrounded by nature and forrests. The resort Velké Losiny can be found approx. 7 km north-east from Šumperk (north of Olomouc). From Prague or Brno it can be reached in about 3 hours by train; bus-connection is also available.