Coming together in wisdom to make life a celebration

Coming together in wisdom to make life a celebration


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The Secret of Caretaking

Feb 20, 2014 at 7:47 PM PDT

 

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My seventy-year old mother and I,  attended the Art of Silence retreat at the International Center for Meditation and Well-Being in Boone, North Carolina.

Mom was diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease 5 years ago.  She has been practicing Sudarshan Kriya and meditation daily for the past 2 ½ years; she was interested in learning more.

I knew attending the retreat at the center would be uplifting and empowering for her. I was nervous about how she would handle the trip.  I was nervous because it would be the first time we …