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Retreat Fall 2024 | Remembering our Awakened Essence

Retreat Fall 2024 | Remembering our Awakened Essence

2024 Retreat

Remembering our Awakened Essence

October 14-18, 2024

An in-person silent vipassana retreat.

Event Details

Times: The retreat begins on Monday, October 14 at 12:30 pm. It ends at 2;30 pm on Friday, October 18.
Time zones: Times listed are in the Eastern Time Zone (Ann Arbor, MI, USA). To convert to a different time zone: Use Time Zone Converter

Location: Maryville Retreat Center, 18307 Taylor Lake Rd, Holly, MI 48442

All are welcome. No experience is necessary.

Single occupancy per person – $680

Double occupancy per person – $610

Help others attend the retreat by donating to our scholarhip fund
Student Scholarship Donation

  • Need a scholarship? Please contact Tana Dean at om@deepspring.org
  • Need additional accommodations? Rooms can be made available at Maryville Retreat Center on Sunday, October 13 and/or Friday, October 18. Please contact Tana Dean at om@deepspring.org

Registration deadline: Monday, September 30, 2024


This silent retreat will be a mix of vipassana and pure awareness practices and the meditations that support the open heart.

There will be sitting and walking meditation, chanting together, instruction for all levels of experience and daily dharma talks. Weather permitting, some meditation and instruction will be held on the lake shore.


Barbara Brodsky, Aaron and John Orr

About the teachers
About Aaron


Contact Barbara Brodsky at deepspringbarbara@gmail.com for questions about the retreat.
Contact Tana Dean at om@deepspring.org other questions.


Teachers do not receive any financial support from DSC as Barbara Brodsky and all other teachers with Deep Spring Center offer their teachings freely.
When teachers do offer a class at DSC, they receive dana as an expression of gratitude from students.
We invite you to use our dana bowl to offer a gift to Barbara and John to express gratitude for their teachings.

To offer dana to:
Barbara Brodsky – Online
Mail check made out to Barbara Brodsky
3455 Charing Cross Rd.
Ann Arbor, MI 48108

John Orr – Online
Mail check made out to John Orr
165 Curtis Miles Rd.
Alexander, NC 38701

Donations to Deep Spring Center are used for technical support and operating expenses.


Date and time

October 14October 18



18307 Taylor Lake Rd
Holly, 48442 United States



Dana for Teachers

Deep Spring Center teachers offer their time on a dana basis, joyfully sharing the teachings. Your free-will offerings to them are greatly appreciated, as they receive no compensation from Deep Spring Center. Offer dana to Deep Spring Center teachers.

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