Wednesday, 9 April 2008

Doing Time Doing Vipassana

There will be a free screening of this award winning film at Granville Youth and Community Recreation Centre on April 20 at 7pm.

The website for more information about this film is Doing Time, Doing Vipassana In summary the film is about the 10 day Vipassana Meditation course in Tihar Jail in Delhi - and films the first course where 1000 of the 10000 prisoners in Tihar attended. This course was so successful that a meditation centre which conducts 10 day courses throughout the year has been established within the Tihar Jail.

Also you might be interested to know that the latest film on Vipassana Meditation in prisons has been released and opens in New York on Friday. It is called Dhamma Brothers This film is about the 10 day Vipassana Meditation course in the Alabama State Prison - a maximum security prison in the US. This film has also won awards in the US.

Dhamma Brothers has been submitted to Sydney Melbourne and Brisbane Film Festivals and the 12 minute trailer will also be screened on April 20 with Doing Time Doing Vipassana.

There are posters for this event that can be posted to you if you wish - please let me know. Also please phone me - Anna Adams on 0418 -168-092 with any questions about the meditation course in prisons or the films.

If it is possible to circulate this email that would be great so that anyone who is interested can know that this screening is scheduled.

with kind regards

Anna Adams
Date: Wed, 9 Apr 2008

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