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Meditation on Embracing Death and Dying

Sunday, November 3, 2019 | 4:30 - 6:30 p.m.

 

Thank you to everyone who attended this event!

 

We live in a death-avoidant culture. But could it be that accepting the certain fact of our death — and actually befriending it — can bring us closer to what’s most important in life?

 

Experience an ancient Eastern meditative practice that connects us to our own mortality while renewing our appreciation for this one precious life — in one of the most beautiful spaces in our city, the Lakewood Memorial Chapel.

 

This guided meditation will offer the opportunity to imagine a transition that awaits us all — revealing the most commonplace, miraculous and mysterious facts of existence. And giving us fresh perspective on what we truly cherish and value.  
 
Your guide, Christin Ament, is a palliative care and hospice provider who has led meditations on death around the globe. She has studied with teachers from many wisdom traditions and brings a deeply grounded presence to this powerful practice.

 

About The Lakewood Experience Series
The Lakewood Experience Series is a series of events and activities that offer a range of experiences connected to life’s most meaningful thresholds. These events are intended to encourage and support personal reflection and creative expression.

 

Parking & Details
This event will be held in Lakewood’s intimate mosaic Chapel. Park along roads near the building. Use this map to find the Chapel's location within the cemetery.

 

 

Questions?

Call Lakewood at 612-822-2171 or send an email to info@lakewoodcemetery.org.

 

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