Sati Pasala introduced to His Excellency the President

Sati Pasala introduced to His Excellency the President

On the 8th November at the Presidential Secretariat in Colombo, Sati Pasala was introduced to HE the President Maithripala Sirisena. The President endorsed the program positively and encouraged that mindfulness be shared with school children, parents and teachers island wide. He particularly emphasized the importance of using mindfulness to cope with problems students face during examinations (eg Grade 5 Scholarship exams) and the variety of tensions due to serious competitiveness in schools.

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Mindfulness Group Meditation with all religions/ faiths (Saturday December 2nd @ 6.30am, Independence Square)

Mindfulness Group Meditation with all religions, faiths (Saturday December 2nd @ 6.30am, Independence Square)

The Sati Pasala Foundation (www.satipasala.org) is organizing the first inter-faith Group Meditation event on December 2nd at the Independence Square, Colombo. Please see details below.
We warmly invite everyone to join us at this historic event.
Please share appropriately with those who have an interest in mindfulness meditation and in inter-religious harmony & peaceful coexistence.

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December 2nd Saturday in Colombo, Sati Pasala Mindfulness induction for Health Sector

December 2nd Saturday in Colombo, Sati Pasala Mindfulness induction for Health Sector

On the 2nd December (Saturday) a group of mindfulness resource persons are gathering in Colombo to discuss mindfulness training for those in the health sector. We invite Health Sector Professionals who have an interest in this area and are willing to join this discussion & our resource persons team to contact Dr Nimmi de Silva (0774436426), email: satipasela@gmail.com.

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Mindfulness for Health Sector Professionals

Mindfulness for Health Sector Professionals

The Sati Pasala Foundation keeps receiving requests for induction into mindfulness and guided mindfulness programs for doctors, nurses, and allied health professionals. A group of resource persons are being assembled in order commence mindfulness training for these groups that have requested such programs. We would like to invite Health Sector Professionals who have an interest in this area and are willing to join our resource person’s team, to contact Dr Nimmi de Silva (0774436426).

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A convoluted mind vs the mind as a blooming flower

A Sati Pasala special program was conducted at the Gampaha Thakshila Vidyalaya on November 8th. Of special interest were the pictorial and poetic feedback recorded from the students. The image of a confused and tangled mind, drawn as multiple squiggles in convoluted circles was striking in contrast to the sketch of a blooming flower – depicting the mind of the same artist student at the end of the Sati Pasala program.

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