Practical

Food: We provide one meal a day. Apart from this there is tea, coffee and breakfast. The food is simple, healthy and vegetarian. You participate in the practicalities around food preparation and clean-up. If you have special needs, you should bring what you need to fulfill these needs.

Phone: Culture Cloister Weekends are phone-free. (There will be a phone avaible in case of emergencies.

 

Accomodation: There are two possibilities ...

The Comfortable: B&B: There are very nice places to stay within 10 minutes drive from Culture Cloister. You can book via their website: https://www.holmriis.com/overnatning/

The Simple: A tent in the garden:You can bring your own, or sleep in a 5 person tent that we can provide. You can borrow an air mattress, but you should bring your own sleeping bag. There is access to toilet and shower.

Price: For a normal Culture Cloister Weekend, you are asked to cover costs of meals and basic running costs: 500kr. If you want to you can also offer an additional donation (nothing is too small!) that will contribute exclusively to improvements to Culture Cloister. (for Special Arrangements there are different prices and a different structure. Please check the description of each arrangement for details).

Sign Up: Latest 5 days before each arrangement.

Send a mail with subject: ‘Sign-Up to Culture Cloister Weekend’ to:

mail@art-of-listening.org. And you will recieve all the relevant information from us.

If you have any questions about the Culture Cloister weekends, you’re also very welcome to call: 41103852 or send an email to: sara@art-of-listening.org

Getting here: Pubic transport to Gerning -

Train from Århus stopping in Ulstrup or Bjerringbro. Then bus 73 or flextaxi straight to the door.

Culture Cloister Weekend Structure

We begin Friday at 17.00 and end Sunday at 18.00

Friday:

17.00 Welcome and intro to Culture Cloister Weekend

18:00 Common meditation

18:30 Dinner

19:30 Introduction to silence and facilitated conversation

20:30 Common meditation. Silence begins

Saturday:

6:00 Free choice meditation or yoga

7:00 Breakfast

8:00 Common meditation

9:30 Facilitated conversation

11:30 Food preparation

12:30 Lunch

14:30 Free choice meditation, yoga or walking

18:00 Common meditation

18:30 Tea break

20:30 Common meditation

Sunday:

6:00 Free choice meditation or yoga

7:00 Breakfast

8:00 Common meditation

9:30 Facilitated conversation

11:30 Food preparation

12:30 Lunch

14:30 Free choice meditation, yoga or walking

15:30 Common meditation

16:00 Wine, cake and conversation. Silence ends

17:30 Goodbye