Residential Retreat

An Experiential Journey into Anapanasati
(The Buddha's Discourse on Mindfulness while Breathing)

Residential Meditation Retreat

Jim Bedard (Varindo) and Eric Berger (Jasudho)
with Chris Freypons and Upassika Eleanor assisting
Talks and Guidance will focus on the Buddha’s teachings on Anapanasati.
These teachings have led countless beings to realization,
"The Unshakable Deliverance of the Heart."
September 14 - 21, 2024
Open for Registration

For an alternative payment option, please register (above) and send a cheque or money order to:

Satipanna Insight Meditation
P.O Box 167
Bethany, ON
L0A 1A0



Starts: September 14, 2024 5:00 pm
Ends: September 21, 2024 11:30 am
(Followed by an informal meal.)

Retreat Information


Chapin Mill Retreat Center
5357 Grist Mill Road
Batavia, New York 14020


Registration Fees

- Regular: $1,150
- SIMT Supporter: $950

(Limited number of Scholarships available.)

To apply for a scholarship, please send us an email at

SIMT is a registered non-profit charity.
Tax deductible receipts for donations
are issued at year's end.

Thank you for your support!

The fee covers rent and administration expenses;
it does not include Dana (donation) for the teachers.

Retreat Guidelines

SIMT Supporter

Fees for our events cover only a portion of our overall operating expenses. To help us offset these expenses, we ask those who are not SIMT supporters to pay a slightly higher fee for retreats and events.

If you’d like to find out about becoming a Supporter, please click here. Scholarships are available for most of our retreats; please speak to one of the teachers.