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Thursday, October 27, 2011
PAST: MEDITATION: Free Workshop Series near Foggy Bottom, K St, and Georgetown on WED nights! "Meditation and Personal Happiness" three week series finishes on WED, Feb 15th at the West End Library 24th & L St , NW from 7:30pm - 9:00pm, Free
Attend any or all of the workshops!
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7:30pm - 9:00pm
David Newcomb will be leading a free three week meditation workshop focusing on personal happiness based on the practices of Jyoti Meditation. The first class of a three-part meditation series will focus on a brief history of meditation, followed by an explanation of the technique, and concluding with a group meditation. Part two, on Wed., Feb. 8th, 7:30 pm, will focus on lifestyle changes that interact with meditation, and review the progress from week one. Part three, on Feb. 15th, will examine the relationship between teacher and student, and again review the progress from weeks one and two.
About the workshop facilitator: David Newcomb is a long time DC resident who worked for 28 years as a contract consultant for the law firm of Holland + Knight, LLP, where he provided litigation support services, specializing in construction contract disputes, until his retirement in 2010. In addition, David is a published author, and has written three stage plays and numerous poems. His more recent work includes a collection of spiritual songs, Satsangi Symphony and he is currently working on a musical which, like his meditation practice, focuses on spreading the message of love, unity and peace through meditation and service.