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In-person: Maranasati – How reflecting on your death can liberate your life with Martin Aylward

23 March 2024 10:00 am - 5:00 pm


Maranasati is the recollection that we’re all going to die, and we don’t know when. The Buddhist tradition offers rich, powerful and radically transformative practices for contemplating the fragility and preciousness of our lives, and this day of practice will explore these practices, looking at ways of exploring our relationship to our own death, that of our loved ones, and the wider relationship to the dying of species and the death-threat to humanity of our climate breakdown.

Does that sound downbeat? We’ll also be pointing to the wonder of life, to the miracle that we are here at all, and to the dynamism, joy, creativity and gratitude that comes forth in acknowledging our mortality, and make the most of this brief, extraordinary gift of life.



Events at London Insight are offered in a spirit of generosity. The price you pay goes towards the running of the event but does not include any payment to the teachers for their teaching. Instead our teachers rely on the generosity of participants for their livelihood. Click here for more information on the system of Dana.



Please note that Colet House where the event is held, has a staircase leading up to the studio space used. There is a stair lift available, but no regular lift. There are also a few steps to access the building, but a ramp can be put out if required. If you have any concerns around walking steps/a staircase, please contact us before booking so that we are aware of any accessibility needs you may have and can ensure we are able to meet them. Thank you for your understanding.



Sponsor:  £50  – A voluntary higher rate enabling us to offer supported rate places.
Standard:  £35
Supported: £15  – For those unable to afford the standard rate.

Please pay the sponsor rate if you can. If you are unable to afford the supported rate please let us know. We try to ensure that no one is turned away because of lack of funds, providing places are available.

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23 March 2024 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
£15.00 – £50.00
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Colet House
151 Talgarth Rd
London, W14 9DA United Kingdom
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