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October 2019

Ripa Awareness Meditation with Geneviève Hamelet

October 5, 2019 - October 6, 2019
The Ripa International Center (RIC), Hilfigweg 10, CH – 3172 Niederwangen
Bern, Switzerland
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REGISTER NOW Ripa Awareness Meditation (RAM) is a simple and effective method to stabilize the mind using SHAMATA, a millenary technique that uses breathing as a support to develop “mental…

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Buddhist Philosophy I: The Wisdom of the Middle Way, Based on Acharya Nagarjuna’s Text

October 31, 2019 - November 3, 2019
Ripa International Center, Hilfligweg 10 CH-3172
Bern, Switzerland
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With Khenpo Tenzin Wangdu REGISTER The Mülamadhyamakakärikä is the most famous work of the great Acharya Nagarjuna, one of the main founders of the Madhyamaka School of Mahayana Buddhism. The…

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November 2019

Yogom with Cynthia Jouffre

November 23, 2019 @ 9:00 am - November 24, 2019 @ 4:00 pm
Ripa International Center, Hilfligweg 10 CH-3172
Bern, Switzerland
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REGISTER NOW Yogom is a set of exercises developed from traditional yoga postures, breathing exercises and meditation. The meditation technique used in this practice is Shiné (or Shamata in Sanskrit)…

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December 2019

Contemplative-Based ResilienceTraining for Humanitarian Aid Workers

December 2, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - December 6, 2019 @ 10:00 am
Ripa International Center, Hilfligweg 10 CH-3172
Bern, Switzerland
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Gayla Marie Stiles, Hugh Byrne and Ola Witkowska The CBR Project was developed for both national and international humanitarian and human rights workers, based in the field and the office.…

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Silent Winter Retreat : Ripa Awareness Meditation (RAM)

December 27, 2019 - January 3, 2020
Ripa International Center, Hilfligweg 10 CH-3172
Bern, Switzerland
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With Dungsey Gyetrul Jigme Rinpoche Mindfulness and awareness work together to bring acceptance of living situations as they are. Life is not regarded as source of rejection or indulgence, but…

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March 2020

Vipassana Retreat

March 19 - March 22
Ripa International Center, Hilfligweg 10 CH-3172
Bern, Switzerland
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With Fred von Allmen and Irene Bumbacher Register Now With sustained attention and benevolent awareness, we explore the true nature of body, heart and mind in direct contact with our…

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April 2020

Easter Retreat Nyung Nay – Traditional Tibetan Fasting Ritual…CANCELLED

April 8 - April 13
Ripa International Center, Hilfligweg 10 CH-3172
Bern, Switzerland
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We are sad to announce that, due to the situation created by the coronavirus in Europe, Gyetrul Jigme Rinpoche and Lhuntrul Rinpoche decided to cancel their visit to the Ripa…

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May 2020

Buddhist Insights for Accepting and Working with Emotions…CANCELLED

May 8 - May 10
Ripa International Center, Hilfligweg 10 CH-3172
Bern, Switzerland
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We are sad to announce that, due to the situation created by the coronavirus in Europe, Gyetrul Jigme Rinpoche and Lhuntrul Rinpoche decided to cancel their visit to the Ripa…

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Embrace Life: a Mindful Self Compassion silent retreat

May 22 @ 5:00 pm - May 27 @ 5:00 pm
Ripa International Center, Hilfligweg 10 CH-3172
Bern, Switzerland
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With Steve Hickman and Regula Saner   What is a silent retreat? A silent retreat is an important moment in the life of a meditator that helps deepen personal meditation…

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Silent Residential Vipassana Retreat

May 29 @ 6:30 pm - June 1 @ 4:00 pm
The Ripa International Center (RIC), Hilfigweg 10, CH – 3172 Niederwangen
Bern, Switzerland
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With Charles and Patricia Genoud. This residential retreat is dedicated to the intensive practice of meditation and will take place in silence. There will be no verbal contact with the…

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