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Lovers of Truth Retreats 
with Pitaka 2016

Enlightenment Intensive 
Jikoji Zen Center, Saratoga, California
Easter Weekend, March 25th, 26th, 27th
Integration day SF., Sunday April 3rd 
An LGBT Inclusive Residential Retreat

Enlightenment Intensive, Berlin Germany 
June 23rd, 24th, 25th, a residential retreat
Integration day/expressive arts event, Berlin, June 26th

Individual Inquiry Journey, July, 2016 in Assisi, Italy
A hermitage stay, with silent walks and gatherings. 
Includes individual meetings and group talks on inquiry with 
teacher of non-duality, Tathagata Pitaka. 

The number of silent, solo retreat days may be chosen by each participant. No cost*, donation to the teacher is appreciated. 

*Plan to make your own travel arrangements, accommodation for your stay at the hermitage and your food. 

Contact pitakaloversoftruth.net@gmail.com for details and hermitage contact information.


​A thin Veil
Elaborately embroidered
Potentially, endlessly Fascinating
Mundane or dramatic Imaginings
Same as dream
Same as memory
The only barrier
Between the idea, my-me
And complete 
Liberation from suffering

                    Pitaka, 2014
This retreat is four nights and four days of inquiry. The first portion is a three day residential Enlightenment Intensive, at a beautiful Zen Center, on the wooded summit above Saratoga. Vegetarian meals and silent-shared accommodation are provided.

We will arrive on Thursday evening March 24th at 6 PM. The intensive schedule begins the morning of the 25th, ending on the evening of the 27th at 9PM. Participants are welcome to stay until 9AM on Monday the 28th.

The following Sunday, April 3rd will be an integration day from 10AM. to 4PM in a private home in San francisco.
To Register, visit our registration page with more information, instructions on how to register and an easy pay pal link.

This is an LGBT inclusive event.

This retreat is four nights and four days. The Enlightenment Intensive will be held at a beautiful Retreat Center, one hour from Berlin, in the countryside. This is a residential event with vegetarian meals and shared silent accommodations provided.

We begin Wednesday June 22nd at 6 PM., with the intensive schedule starting on the morning of Thursday the 23rd, and ending the evening of Saturday the 25th at 9 PM. Participants are welcome to stay until 9 AM the following morning. 

Sunday the 26th will be a day of  integration, held in Berlin from 10AM. to 4PM. with activities focusing on how to bring our experience from the intensive into the world. We will end with an expressive arts evening, from 7PM until 10PM.

To Register, visit our registration page where you will find an application and an easy to use pay pal link.