My happiness lies in the happiness of others - Click to view a video

Below is the link to a video clip which is a compilation of reflections on "In Pursuit of Happiness" series produced by the Maroondah Interfaith Network with the Janssen Spirituality Centre. We hope you enjoy watching the video clip.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iV4umamjLlc&feature=youtu.be

Facilities: A place to experience and nourish the hunger of the heart

KARUNA is equipped with a range of facilities suitable for cross-cultural events, ecumenical and interfaith meetings, retreats, workshops and seminars. It can be used for both residential and non-residential programmes. A maximum of 20-22 live-in guests can be accommodated comfortably.

The Centre offers a quiet environment for taking time from a busy life to relax, reflect and share. The Centre may be booked by outside groups for all of the above activities.

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Programmes

The Centre offers programmes and events which provide a deeper understanding of the richness in all cultural and spiritual traditions.  It is also a venue at which people from all backgrounds can celebrate these traditions.

The Centre caters for cross-cultural programmes, ecumenical and interfaith meetings, retreats, meditation programmes for adults and children, workshops and seminars in adult-faith formation, women's spirituality.  

Outside groups are invited to book the facilities for retreats, prayer days, parish workshops and seminars. 

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Meditation Groups

KARUNA offers a range of meditation and contemplative living programmes based upon the sacred scriptures and sacred writings of the world's religions, e.g. Jewish, Christian, Hindu, Islamic, Buddhist, and teachings of mystics and contemplative writers.

To read  more about the various programmes click on the pop down window marked 'Meditation Groups' on the tool bar above.