Contemplative Exercise Immersion News

Guided Meditations on Sympathetic Joy and Equanimity

Oct 19, 2020

The Fall 2020 CEI, “Awakening is not Apart from this World,” centered on the Four Limitless Minds: Loving-kindness, compassion, sympathetic joy, and equanimity. During the week, the CEI organizers...

Planning a Contemplative Exercise Immersion: An Interview with Organizing Faculty

Oct 5, 2020

We spoke with DRBU faculty members Yihuan Shih and Lauren Bausch about the inspiration behind this year’s contemplative exercise immersion (CEI). Where did the idea for this CEI come from? Where...

What is Sacred Space? An Interview with Prof. Doug Powers

Oct 5, 2020

Professor Doug Powers lead daily lectures for our Fall '20 CEI on Sacred Space, and we asked him some questions about  the significance of sacred space and the brahmavihāras. I guess a good...

Guided Meditations on Loving-Kindness and Compassion

Oct 5, 2020

The Fall 2020 Contemplative Exercise Immersion, “Awakening is not Apart from this World,” centered on the Four Limitless Minds: Loving-kindness, compassion, sympathetic joy, and equanimity. During...

Student Reflections On DRBU's Infinite Heart Retreat

Oct 5, 2020

DRBU held its beloved Contemplative Exercise Immersion (CEI) during the week of September 14 focusing on cultivating the brahmavihāras within the realm of sacred space. Students, faculty, and staff...

September in Photos

Oct 5, 2020

We asked our DRBU community to share what they consider sacred space. See what they shared!

Fall Semester Retreat on Mindfulness

Nov 28, 2019

By Koren Eloul (MA Class 2021)Every semester, students and staff at Dharma Realm Buddhist University collectively take part in what is known as a Contemplative Exercise Immersion, or CEI. The CEI...

Reflection on Guan Yin Recitation

Nov 11, 2015

This article was original posted on the ServiceSpace blog and is republished here with permission from the author.By Lauren BauschOn October 25-31, I took part in a Gaunyin...