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Mastering Extraordinary: The Art of Engaged Enlightenment

 Registration is closed for this event

Monday, August 13 – Sunday, August 19
Retreat Check-in: 3:00-5:00 p.m. on first day of retreat
Retreat concludes with lunch at noon on the last day of retreat

Fee: $550 (includes overnight accomodations and meals)
**$100 deposit is due at time of registration to hold your spot

Jan Phillips, Directors

“Jan Phillips weaves an inspiring tapestry, synthesizing the wisdom embodied in ancient traditions with the spiritual awakening engaging sojourners of the 21st century.” -Diarmuid O╩╝Murchu, author of Evolutionary Faith

The mystic Meister Eckhart said, “The process of enlightenment is a process of subtraction, not addition.”  We do not have to learn more to become enlightened. We have to let go of our ideas about enlightenment.  We have to lose our illusions. We have to abandon our ideas that there is some place to get to, another state to arrive at, more information to acquire.

The only thing that keeps any of us from enlightenment is our own thoughts. Believing is seeing. In this workshop, we delve deeply into our own mental landscape and explore it like pioneers. We examine what we think, why we think it, and discern if we want to keep thinking it. We liberate ourselves from cultural and religious conditioning. We practice original thinking. We learn how to speak from our core.

In this work, we use poetry, video, music and story to keep our brains and hearts connected. We learn practices that keep us connected to the Infinite. We begin a journey to mastery that will change the course of our lives if we are true to our commitments.

• discover the difference between original thinking and conditioned thinking

• learn the skill of transcending duality

• experience the power of being connected to your own wisdom

“Jan Phillips brings into focus the awareness that there is an ART to original thinking. She assembles a powerful array of guidance and insights to awaken every one of us to the capacity to become a thought leader. I highly recommend her!” -Barbara Marx Hubbard, President, Foundation for Conscious Evolution

Jan Phillips, is a writer, speaker, and national workshop director. She is the author of 10 award-winning books, including Creativity Unzipped, There Are Burning Bushes Everywhere, No Ordinary Time, The Art of Original Thinking, Divining the Body, Born Gay, God Is at Eye Level, Marry Your Muse, and Making Peace: One Woman’s Journey Around the World. Jan is co-founder and Executive Director of the Livingkindness Foundation and responsible for the Livingkindness Learning Centre in Kadunah, Nigeria. She has performed with Pete Seeger, taught with Jane Goodall, and worked with Mother Teresa. She is a performing artist with three CDs of original music and several videos that provoke original thinking and prophetic action. For more info visit

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August 13th, 2018 3:00 PM
3430 Rocky River Dr.
3430 Rocky River Dr.
Cleveland, OH 44111
United States
Phone: 216-688-1111
Event Fee(s)
Deposit $ 100.00
Fee $ 550.00
Fee & $50 donation $ 600.00
True Value Fee $ 650.00

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