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Making whole: understanding mindfulness and inner awakening with John Teasdale

14 November 2020 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

It has been suggested that there is a need for a Universal Dharma – a new way to talk about and understand the origins and healing of human suffering, and the possibilities of a radically different way of being in the world, without using the language of any particular contemplative tradition. In this talk I will explore how a psychological framework of understanding that played a key role in the development of Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT) can be usefully extended to help us understand mindfulness more generally, and the possibilities of further inner awakening.

The workshop will include periods of sitting meditation, talks, pair/interactive work and opportunities for questions and answers.


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. You will be invited to make a financial contribution  – click here for more information.


Standard:  £32.00  – This covers our costs
Sponsor:    £45.00  – A voluntary higher rate enabling us to offer supported rate places.  This is also the door rate
Supported: £20.00  – 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.  Further support is available for a number of places.

LUNCH: There is an on-site café at St Lukes or bring your own.

SEATING: Chairs and mats will be provided; bring your own cushion if you prefer to sit on the floor.  Bear in mind the teacher will be sitting on a chair.

REGISTRATION: will open at 9.30am and the teachings will begin at 10.00am.

ACCESSIBILITY: All our venues are accessible to wheelchair users and have accessible toilets.  If you need additional assistance to make use of these, including specially adapted facilities, please notify us in advance and we will endeavour to make the necessary arrangements. If you’re only able to attend an event with the assistance of a carer, we would be pleased to allow one to accompany you free of charge. Please notify us in advance so we can reserve a place for them.


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14 November 2020 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
£20 – £45
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St Luke’s Community Centre
90 Central Street,
London, EC1V 8AJ United Kingdom