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Vipassana Meditation Centre

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I was bathed in a White Light . Felt the universe was within me - felt a Lightness Never... read more

Reviewed January 5, 2018
Jervis Bay, Australia
A Hidden Jewel, Real, Tangible Results.

he Vipassana centre at Blackheath has been a vital part of the Blue Mountains for many years now... read more

Reviewed July 25, 2017
Nima A
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Jan 5, 2018
Jul 25, 2017
“A Hidden Jewel, Real, Tangible Results.”
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212 Station St, Blackheath, New South Wales 2785, Australia
+61 2 4787 3600
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Reviewed January 5, 2018

I was bathed in a White Light . Felt the universe was within me - felt a Lightness Never experienced before or since, even though I tried. One is 'Incomplete' without this experience. Wish it could last forever & a day. Utter Tranquility - Oneness...More

Date of experience: February 2017
5  Thank tgaspd
Reviewed July 25, 2017

he Vipassana centre at Blackheath has been a vital part of the Blue Mountains for many years now. Local, national and international guests have come to mediate in its beautiful, serene bushland environment since the late eighties. I feel very privileged to have had the...More

Date of experience: November 2016
3  Thank Nima A
Reviewed March 24, 2017

Solitude, beauty, the perfect vipassana meditation centre. Lovely views, perfect people, perfect simple room, just what was needed

Date of experience: April 2016
2  Thank Faerlee
Reviewed January 10, 2017

I have been attending the Vipassana meditation centre in Blackheath at least annually for over a decade. Every time I am there I learn more about myself and others, and humanity. It can be a challenge to sit with one's own mind for 10 days...More

Date of experience: March 2016
7  Thank seraB17
Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

What a trip!!!!! For serious meditators that really want to grow. A stunning place, beautiful food and an extraordinary technique to learn. It is torturous, tedious, frustrating a medley of feelings, sensations and determination. But so worth it as when I finished the 10 days...More

Date of experience: October 2016
4  Thank ferils
Reviewed June 9, 2016

I did the 10 days meditation course, which was well organised and efficiently run. However, although the course had value, I am very disappointed to say it left me very traumatised and extremely upset because of my experience with the female assistant teacher, a middle...More

Date of experience: May 2016
72  Thank sunnysunday20
Reviewed November 17, 2015

Great, quiet location. Meditation times were very good. Time to relax and enjoy the fresh mountain air at nearly 1000m height. Food was INCREDIBLY good! Highly recommend this place (I have been there 3 times)

Date of experience: December 2014
2  Thank BMILNE
Reviewed November 1, 2015

Checkout website and understand the requirements for this retreat. Vegetarian food is ok; but I was a meat-lover! Note that no dinner is served - only fruits. Good, clean rooms with comfortable bed (Not 5 star) and efficiently run by groups of volunteers. In the...More

Date of experience: October 2015
11  Thank Jclin2013
Reviewed October 15, 2015

My husband and I both did this amazing ten day retreat and just felt so uplifted and at peace. The centre is a stunning location and the food is amazing and the staff made up of volunteers are just so caring, kind and helpful. It...More

Date of experience: May 2015
5  Thank doglover002
Reviewed September 3, 2015

I've done lots of courses at Dhamma Bhumi (the other name for the Vipassana Meditation Centre at Blackheath) and it's a beautiful spot to do this extraordinary 10-day silent retreat. The food is fabulous and everyone comes out of the course all shiny and glowing....More

Date of experience: April 2015
6  Thank KatoombaSue
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