Welcome to the Spring Retreat 3-9 October, 2019

Welcome to the Spring Retreat 3-9 October, 2019

Spring Retreat 2019 with Rev Dr Stephanie Dowrick Deepening Inspiration and Peace…a 6-day Spiritual Retreat at glorious Mana Retreat Centre, Coromandel, NZ. The annual Spring Retreat, led by acclaimed writer and spiritual leader, Reverend Dr Stephanie Dowrick, and supported by Rev Hilary Star, is a rare chance to experience your life from its most honouring […]

Please CALL or EMAIL for Mana Retreat bookings

Please CALL or EMAIL for Mana Retreat bookings

7 March 2019 It seems that Mana Retreat Centre have a problem with their website and on-line bookings. Until this is remedied, please CALL for all bookings enquiries, or use email.  Contact Info: Email: be@manaretreat.com 608 Manaia Road, RD1 Coromandel, 3581 New Zealand    (Shuttles available from AUCKLAND airport.) Phone: +64 (07) 866 8972

Easter Retreat 2019 with Stephanie Dowrick

Easter Retreat 2019 with Stephanie Dowrick

In 2019, Rev Dr Stephanie Dowrick will be offering the Easter Retreat 2019 – April 18-22 – with a most wonderful theme: Contemplation and Creativity. Stephanie writes, “Teaching at MANA is one of the highlights of my life – and has been for nearly 20 years. These images show you how beautiful Mana is – […]

“Interfaith in Sydney” gatherings every 3rd Sunday

“Interfaith in Sydney” gatherings every 3rd Sunday

  When we contribute actively and consciously to world peace, we also offer ourselves a most beautiful gift: greater inner peace and spiritual nourishment. Would be so wonderful if you could start the year as part of the world wide effort to make ours a more peaceful, accepting world. These beautiful, explicitly inclusive gatherings from […]

Stephanie Dowrick Spring Retreat, 4-10 October 2018

Stephanie Dowrick Spring Retreat, 4-10 October 2018

Welcome to the 2018 Spring Retreat with Reverend Dr Stephanie Dowrick, Mana Retreat Centre, 4-10 October, 2018.  This year’s theme: “Courage, Beauty & Self-Forgiveness” Full details are available via this link to the REGISTRATION PAGE at Mana Retreat Centre, near Coromandel, New Zealand. Shuttles from Auckland Airport, making the travel to Mana both easy and […]

Stephanie Dowrick: Retreat at Easter 2018

Stephanie Dowrick: Retreat at Easter 2018

Our world is in great need of care and compassion…and so are we. Embodied Self-Compassion makes the ideals of compassion – empathy, respect, care – newly meaningful: healing our relationships with the physical and social worlds we daily inhabit – and with ourselves. Embodied Self-Compassion with Dr Stephanie Dowrick and Joyce Kornblatt, Easter 2018 The […]

Farewell & thanksgiving: Sacred service with Stephanie Dowrick 17 September

Farewell & thanksgiving: Sacred service with Stephanie Dowrick 17 September

Interfaith service with Reverend Dr Stephanie Dowrick Music: Dr Kim Cunio, Heather Lee, Anna McDonald (violin), Elizabeth Lecoanet, Samarai Cunio (tabla) Sunday 17 September 2017, 3pm – prompt start Pitt Street Uniting Church 264 Pitt Street, Sydney (between Bathurst and Park streets) Tea, coffee, fellowship after the service. “The radiance that is neither East nor […]

Stephanie Dowrick at Mana Retreat Centre 2017

Stephanie Dowrick at Mana Retreat Centre 2017

Spring Retreat. Contemplation and Action. 5-11 October 2017 “Our search for the sacred connects us effortlessly to all living beings. It lets us discover what is most treasured and transformative in human experience. It lets us see existence itself as entirely precious. What we regard as precious, we will naturally protect.”  Stephanie Dowrick, Seeking the […]

Stephanie Dowrick at Mana Retreat Centre 2016

Stephanie Dowrick at Mana Retreat Centre 2016

A truly inclusive spiritual retreat:  29 Sept – 2 October 2016; 2-5 October 2016 (deepening peace)
 Deep Looking. Deep Listening.  “Our true lives lie at great depth within us.” It is a rare and wonderful blessing to gain the depth of inner refreshment, focus and calm that a spiritual retreat brings. Combining inspired yet grounded […]

Spring Retreat with Stephanie Dowrick at Mana October 2015

Spring Retreat with Stephanie Dowrick at Mana October 2015

Finding peace…and sustaining it. Sublime refreshment inside & out: 1-4 October, 2015; 4-7 October Are you in need of lasting spiritual refreshment, offered in a most beautiful setting and from a genuinely inclusive spiritual perspective? Would you like to be more inwardly peaceful, knowing you can then meet life with greater compassion, interest, courage and […]

Stephanie Dowrick Events and Retreats 2014

Welcome to Dr Stephanie Dowrick’s public events for 2014 – including monthly services at Pitt Street Uniting Church. Stephanie Dowrick is speaking on Mindfulness and Meditation on 12 November (see below) and leading the November and December interfaith, spiritually inclusive services. Beyond those commitments, she is accepting very few invitations and none for 2014. To […]