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All weekend events and online events, including Open Heart Yoga Online Courses, are free of charge for ordained monastics. Please state your lineage when registering.

Weekly Meetings

Dublin, Ireland. Contact: Jonathan O'Donovan, jodonova@gmail.com

London, UK. Contact: Mike Hogan, me@mikehogan.net

Birmingham, UK. Contact: Karl Eikrem, kheikrem@hotmail.com

Leeds, UK. Contact: Matthew Yates, matthewyates01@gmail.com

Helsinki, Finland. Contact: Helena Alhback, helena.ahlback@gmail.com

Oulu, Finland. Contact: Tiia Lämsä, lamsa.tiia@gmail.com


Webcast 


Teacher: Lama Karl Eikrem

Time: Sunday 13th of October 2019, 4-6 pm, UK time zone

Fee: 50-100€

Place: Zoom group video

Register through email: team@openheart.group

Teacher: Lama Karl Eikrem

Time: Sunday 15th of December 2019, 4-6 pm, UK time zone

Fee: 50-100€

Place: Zoom group video

Register through email: team@openheart.group

  • Online Retreat for Advanced Practitioners (OH13-members) through Zoom

Teacher: Kim Rinpoche

Requirement: Participants must have opened mahasiddha bhumis and received advanced Open Heart Yoga-empowerments.
Time: Saturday-Sunday 5th-6th of October, 10 am-3 pm Finnish time zone.

Fee: 50-100€. 

Register by joining Facebook event.

Link for joining is provided in the Facebook event.

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Dates for 2019

All are welcome to join. City Retreats are non-residential. Send email for additional info.


February

Ireland: Dublin City Retreat: Fri-Sun 15th- 17th February 2019

  • Place: Manresa Jesuit Centre of Spirituality (www.manresa.ie).

  • Fee: 100-200 EUR (sliding scale). If you can't afford these prices, negotiate a suitable fee with the organiser. No one is turned away due to lack of funds.

  • Info and registering beforehand: Shane O'Donovan, shaneod52@gmail.com

  • Due date for registration: January 18th 2019

  • For non-residentials, you can ask accommodation at the homes of the local sangha members.

April

Ireland: Spring Retreat (residential): Fri-Tue 19th- 23rd April 2019

  • Theme: Going to Nature: Being Connected
  • Place: Monalea Barn, Wexford, Ireland (www.monalea.com)

  • Registration Deposit : 50 Euros

  • Fee: 

  • Early Registration Concession up to March 8th : 350 Euros

  • Registration by March 22nd : 380 Euros

  • Balance to be paid in full by April 5th (ie 2 weeks before retreat starts).

  • No refund available after April 5th

  • If you can't afford these prices, negotiate a suitable fee with the organiser. No one is turned away due to lack of funds.

  • Info and registering beforehand: Shane O'Donovan, shaneod52@gmail.com

  • For non-residentials, you can ask for accommodation at the homes of the local sangha members if required.

May

United Kingdom: Birmingham City Retreat: Fri-Sun 10th- 12th May 2019

  • Place: Open Heart House, 65 Linden Road, Bearwood, Birmingham, B66 4DZ

  • Fee: 120-220 GBP (sliding scale). If you can't afford these prices, negotiate a suitable fee with the organiser. No one is turned away due to lack of funds.

  • Info and registering beforehand: Monica Nilsen, team@openheart.group

  • There is a limited number of spaces on this retreat.

  • Due date for registration: April 12th 2019

  • For non-residentials, you can ask accommodation at the homes of the local sangha members.

Finland: Helsinki 2-day Residential Retreat: Fri-Sun 17th - 19th May 2019.

  • Theme: Clear Mind, Soft Heart, Grounded Body
  • Place: Private villa in Sipoo, 30 minutes from the center of Helsinki. Click here for photos. Public transportation 100 m from the location.

  • Fee: 195-295 EUR (sliding scale), incl. Accommodation, food and teachings. If you can't afford these prices, negotiate a suitable fee with the organiser. No one is turned away due to lack of funds.

  • Register beforehand, almost full: Helena Ahlbäck, ohsanghaleader@gmail.com

  • Due date for registration: April 19th 2019

Russia: Moscow 2-day City Retreat: Fri-Sun 24th - 26th May 2019

  • Theme: Basics of Open Heart
  • City Retreat begins on Friday evening 6-8 pm. Saturday 10 am-5 pm (2 x 1 hour breaks). Sunday 10 am-3 pm (1 hour break). Participants are asked to join all sessions. Everyone is welcome to attend.

  • If you have learned Open Heart Yoga before, you will get more benefit from the retreat but it is not required. You can Learn Open Heart Online.

  • We will practice Open Heart Yoga, Guru Yoga and Dzogchen meditation taught by Open Heart founder and head teacher Kim Katami. There will also be time to ask questions and discuss practice.

  • Place: To be announced.

  • Fee: 7300-18000 Russian rubles (sliding scale according to the level of income, 100-250 EUR). If you can't afford these prices, negotiate a suitable fee with the organiser. No one is turned away due to lack of funds.

  • Register beforehand: Mikhail Reider, mireider@gmail.com

June

Ireland: Dublin City Retreat: Fri-Sun 7th- 9th June 2019. NOTE: NEW DATE

  • Place: Tallaght Priory (Dublin).

  • Fee: 120-200 EUR (sliding scale). If you can't afford these prices, negotiate a suitable fee with the organiser. No one is turned away due to lack of funds.

  • Info and registering beforehand: Shane O'Donovan, shaneod52@gmail.com

  • Due date for registration: May 17th 2019

  • For non-residentials, you can ask accommodation at the homes of the local sangha members.



July

United Kingdom: Summer Retreat (residential): Sat-Sat 20th - 27th July 2019

  • Place: Llety Ceiro, Wales, UK

  • Fee: 480 GBP. If you can't afford the full fee, negotiate a suitable fee with the organiser. No one is turned away due to lack of funds.

  • Due date for registration: June 8th 2019

  • Info and registering beforehand: Monica Nilsen, team@openheart.group


September

Finland: Helsinki Residential Retreat: Fri-Sun 7th - 8th September 2019

  • Place: Private Mansion. Adress: Jakarin kartanon tie 11, 07320 Porvoo. 15 kilometers from Porvoo which can be reached by public transportation from Helsinki center and Helsinki-Vantaa Airport in 30 minutes.

  • Fee: 195-295 EUR (sliding scale). If you can't afford these prices, negotiate a suitable fee with the organiser. No one is turned away due to lack of funds.

  • Register beforehand: Helena Ahlbäck, ohsanghaleader@gmail.com

  • Due date for registration: August 10th 2019

  • For non-residentials, you can ask accommodation at the homes of the local sangha members.

United Kingdom: Acharya Course, Fri-Sun 20th-22nd September 2019

  • This event is only for Acharya Course participants
  • Place: Open Heart Center Birmingham
  • Fee: 150-250 EUR (sliding scale)


October

Ireland: Autumn Retreat (residential): Fri-Tue 18th- 22nd October 2019

  • Place: Monalea Barn, Wexford, Ireland

  • Registration Deposit : 50 Euros

  • Fee: 

  • Early Registration Concession up to September 6th: 350 Euros

  • Registration by September 20th: 380 Euros

  • Balance to be paid in full by October 4th (ie 2 weeks before retreat starts).

  • No refund available after October 4th

  • If you can't afford these prices, negotiate a suitable fee with the organiser. No one is turned away due to lack of funds.

  • Info and registering beforehand: Shane O'Donovan, shaneod52@gmail.com

  • For non-residentials, you can ask for accommodation at the homes of the local sangha members if required.

November

United Kingdom: Birmingham City Retreat: Fri-Sun 8th- 10th November 2019

  • Place: Open Heart House, 65 Linden Road, Bearwood, Birmingham, B66 4DZ .

  • Fee: 120-220 GBP (sliding scale). If you can't afford these prices, negotiate a suitable fee with the organiser. No one is turned away due to lack of funds.

  • Info and registering beforehand: Monica Nilsen, team@openheart.group

  • There is a limited number of spaces on this retreat.

  • Due date for registration: October 11th 2019

  • For non-residentials, you can ask accommodation at the homes of the local sangha members.

Finland: Helsinki Residential Retreat: Fri-Sun 22nd - 24th November 2019

  • Place: Private Mansion. Adress: Jakarin kartanon tie 11, 07320 Porvoo. 15 kilometers from Porvoo which can be reached by public transportation from Helsinki center and Helsinki-Vantaa Airport in 30 minutes.

  • Fee: 195-295 EUR (sliding scale). If you can't afford these prices, negotiate a suitable fee with the organiser. No one is turned away due to lack of funds.

  • Register beforehand: Helena Ahlbäck, ohsanghaleader@gmail.com

  • Due date for registration: October 25th 2019

  • For non-residentials, you can ask accommodation at the homes of the local sangha members.


December

United Kingdom: Acharya Course, Fri-Sun 6th -8th December 2019

  • This event is only for Acharya Course participants
  • Place: Open Heart Center Birmingham
  • Fee: 150-250 EUR (sliding scale)

United Kingdom: Winter Retreat (residential): Fri-Fri 27th December 2019 - 3rdJanuary 2020

  • Place: Llety Ceiro, Wales, UK

  • Fee: 530 GBP. If you can't afford these prices, negotiate a suitable fee with the organiser. No one is turned away due to lack of funds.

  • Due date for registration: November 15th 2019

  • Info and registering beforehand: Monica Nilsen, team@openheart.group