Méditation niveau 2 – Charles Genoud

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Sunday 06 December à 20:00 au Friday 11 December 2020 à 12:00 Pratique méditative
  • Pratique méditative

Langue : Français Français 

Les conditions de participation impliquent le strict respect des mesures barrières, que ce soit pour les pratiques ou les stages. Veuillez consulter les règles COVID à respecter avant d'envoyer votre demande de réservation.


Semaine niveau 2 : pour ceux qui ont déjà suivi des week-ends intensifs de méditation niveau 1 avec Charles ou Patricia Genoud.

Avec enseignement théorique correspondant et heures de méditation assise et marché en alternance (sessions de 45 minutes, environ 7h par jour).

Le stage début le premier jour à 20h et se termine le dernier jour à 12h.

L’observation du silence complet – y compris hors des temps de méditation – facilite et renforce la concentration et la présence à soi, durant le stage.

NB : pour tous les stages, impérativement être présent à la première session qui débute à 20h. Se munir de vêtements amples, et chauds en hiver.

Frais de session 12€ par jour

Prochains enseignements
    -- pas de programmation / nothing planned --

Vigilance COVID at Montchardon

The programme now takes place under special circumstances, since the Centre may resume its activities provided that the health rules are strictly observed.

The conditions of participation imply strict compliance with the barrier measures, whether for practices or courses.

Here is how we will organize ourselves.
For places of worship such as Montchardon, the rules set by the State are as follows:

  • - upon arrival at the Centre, the trainee must not be ill or show symptoms of the virus.
  •  obligation to maintain a distance of 1m around oneself, in the temple, in the refectory and when moving around the Centre,
  • - mandatory wearing of a protective mask in :
    •   - the temple: permanently during the teachings and daily collective practices.
    •   - the refectory: from the entrance to the moment of sitting down and if you get up to get a drink or to go out.
    •   - all other situations: as soon as it is difficult to maintain distance from others,
  • - hand washing with hydro-alcoholic gel at the entrance and exit of the temple and refectory, every time you enter the self-service area and on all occasions when you have to touch a collective object.
  • - An identifiable member of the administration will be responsible for the entry and exit phases of the prayer area to ensure that the rules are respected.

If you are unable or unwilling to follow these guidelines, we ask that you do not come to the Centre while these rules are in effect. The same applies, of course, if you are ill or have symptoms of the virus.

About Lama Teunsang

It is essential to protect Lama Teunsang whose immunity is compromised, making him extremely vulnerable to infection, and the people at the centre are in daily contact with him for meals and care. This also means that it is not appropriate to return to Lama Teunsang's home to greet him. For the compelling reasons mentioned above, he currently only receives those who care for his health.

No offering of kata to Lama Teunsang
It is asked to stay away from him, at least 1m and not to offer him a kata.
This use, so much appreciated by all of us, is currently suspended during the Covid period, to preserve its still fragile health.

Individual interview with Lama Teunsang
We asked Lama Teunsang about personal interviews. He does not wish to resume them for the time being. We will inform you of their resumption when he tells us so.
However, it is possible to request an interview with one of the Lamas of Montchardon. See with the translator.

In brief

Access to the temple will be limited to 80 people to respect sanitary distances. For accommodation, the rooms with several people will become individual accommodation, except for couples or families. The number of dormitory places will be reduced to space between beds. We will thus be able to accommodate about 80 people. The campsite will be open, the installation of the tents will have to follow the same instructions. We will have disinfecting liquids in all the places where it is necessary.

We would like to remind you:

  • - on the one hand, failure to respect the rules could lead to the closure of the Centre and legal proceedings.
  • - on the other hand, we have a moral obligation to protect ourselves and others from a potentially dangerous disease, especially since we live in collective premises.

As Buddhist practitioners, the constraints of masks, social distances and frequent hand washing can be integrated into our practice, as a constant training for vigilance and support of attention in our daily actions. It is also a great opportunity to practice the awakening mind, the altruistic attitude: "I commit myself to make this effort, thinking more about the well-being and health of others than about my own inconvenience". These are the skillful means of Dharma called " integrating unpleasantness into the path ".

Cancellation of Courses

Given the health situation related to the coronavirus epidemic, Karma Migyur Ling has decided to close the centre temporarily as a precautionary measure. This measure is being taken in view of the uncertainty regarding meetings and travel, which could be limited if France moves to stage 3 in the management of the epidemic. The centre will therefore be closed from Monday 16 March to Thursday 30 April.

All courses taking place during this period have therefore been cancelled. We will keep you informed of the booking dates for the following courses by :


Thank you in advance for your understanding.
Best wishes.
The Montchardon team

Annulation de stage

Il peut arriver que pour des raisons exceptionnelles, certains stages soient annulés.
C'est le cas pour le stage présent et nous nous en excusons.

Nous vous recommandons de rester informé de nos activités et éventuels changement par les moyens suivants:


Merci d’avance pour votre compréhension.
Meilleurs souhaits.
L’équipe de Montchardon

Cancellation of courses

It may happen that for exceptional reasons some courses are cancelled.
This is the case for the present course and we apologize for this.

We recommend that you stay informed of our activities and possible changes by the following means:

- The website www.montchardon.fr : the website is always kept up to date. You can consult it, it is the reference on the status of the Centre's activities.
- The Facebook page: In addition to the website, we make sure that important information is relayed on our Facebook page.

- Les Nouvelles de Montchardon (Newsletter) : Les Nouvelles de Montchardon and the monthly magazine (Newsletter) inform about the activities of the Centre and remind about the activities of the coming month. You can subscribe to them by going to this page. You can unsubscribe at any time thanks to the unsubscription link sent in each message at the bottom of the page.

Thank you in advance for your understanding.
Best wishes.
The Montchardon team