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Voices from the Cloister

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Strange as it may sound, we all came to this busy place seeking silence. We had come from the ends of the known world, hungry for the "great silence’ that we had heard about. We had fled the jarring voices and materialism of our own societies. The silence we sought was not the absence of [...]

Why do we need to be quiet?

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There is so much to do, so many things pressing on our time, why make the effort to carve out some silence?  Personally I find it difficult to set aside time to be quiet, to meditate.  It seems so much easier to get that one extra thing ticked off the list, squeeze in one more [...]

What’s So Important About Meditation?

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From ancient to contemporary times meditation has held its place for stilling and cultivating the mind by tuning our capacity to think and ‘ponder in our heart’. And through our minds we create our lives and fashion our world. In the sixth century BC Buddha taught: "All that we are is the result of what [...]

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