Peaceful Harbor

A Day of Mindfulness with True Heart Sangha
Hosted by Rob and Ruth Wall

Saturday, Dec 2nd, 2017
10 am – 3 pm – plan to arrive ~ 9:30

185 Town Hill Road

Appleton, ME 04862

Dear Friends,
The True Heart Sangha supports  Days of Mindfulness when we offer extended time to practice mindfulness and cultivate compassion for ourselves and others. Please mark down Saturday December 2nd, a day entitled Falling in love with the Earth. 

At my home 185 Town Hill Road Appleton from 10am to 3pm. 
The schedule is attached. it includes chanting, readings by Thay, generous sitting and walking meditation periods, the Ceremony of Touching the Earth, Dharma Sharing, Pot luck lunch, and Deep Relaxation practice.

Let me know if you plan to attend. Please share this invitation with anyone and/or other sanghas. You are welcome to attend any part of the day. Any questions please ask. 

A deep bow to you all,

True Heart Sangha

Day of Mindfulness In the Plum Village Zen Tradition of Thich Nhat Hanh

Saturday December 2nd 2017 

10:00am to 3pm

Rob & Ruth Wall

185 Town Hill Road

Appleton, ME 04862



Falling in Love with the Earth, 

Readings from Thich Nhat Hanh

Arrival & Settle in


  • Establish your seat in the Circle 


Introduction and Chanting

Incense Offering, and Bell 

Reading I Falling in Love with the Earth, We and the Earth are One.

10:15-10:35am Sitting with a Guided Meditation 20 mins.

10:40-11:00am Walking meditation. 20 minutes.

11:00-11:30 Sitting meditation. 30 minutes 

Reading II Great Mother Earth Falling in Love.

11:30-11:45 Walking meditation 15 minutes.

Reading III Nothing is more important than brotherhood and 


11:50-12:20pm Sitting meditation. 30 minutes.

Ceremony of Touching the Earth 

12:20– 12:40pm 

12:45-1:05pm Dharma Sharing 

Potluck 1:05 Lunch quiet preparation, Eating in Silence.

Reading IV True Happiness is made of LoveThe bread in your hand 

is the body of the cosmos.


1:45pm Silent clean up work meditation. Set up for Deep Relaxation practice and Closing circle.

2:00-2:40 Deep Relaxation practice

2:45-3:00 closure final circle and Departure.