Awakening Joy in Life & Work

with Subhana Barzaghi & Sabina Rabold

A 6-week course in August / September 2018: Crows Nest, SYDNEY

Awakening genuine personal and empathetic joy and expanding this heart quality to all areas of life. Interweaving the Buddhist teachings of cultivating joy with the neuro-psychological sciences of the West.

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Insight Teacher

Subhana leads 3 or 4 intensive silent meditation retreats each year in Byron Bay, Sydney and Victoria and also leads the Dharma Gatherings for Southern Insight in the South Island of N.Z.

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Zen Teacher

Subhana is the resident teacher of the Sydney Zen Centre and founder of Kuan Yin Zen Centre in Lismore. She also teaches at the Melbourne Zen Group and at a number of zen sesshin throughout the year.

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Workshops & Trainings

I offer and lead a range of psychological and spiritual workshops and courses; Awakening the Heart-Mind, Wise Heart groups, Happiness: A Way of Being, Born to Love – Attachment Workshops, Death and Dying, Dream work, & Cultivating the Boundless Heart – loving-kindness, compassion, joy & equanimity.

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For the past 25 years I have been a psychotherapist in private practice accompanying and supporting clients on their unique journey of recovery, healing, personal growth and transformation, opening to a sense of empowerment and actualizing ones fullest potential.

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Writing, Art & Creativity

I have a passion for creating beautiful, wild, sacred places in the inner landscape of the heart-mind and in the world, through creative expressions of art making and creative writing that offer inspiration, healing and serenity.

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Marriage Celebrant

As an authorised religious marriage celebrant I enjoy assisting couples to create ceremonies from the heart that reflect their love, values, commitment and intentions.

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Upcoming Retreats with Subhana

Aug 12

Awakening Joy in Life & Work: Week One (Full Day)

August 12 @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Aug 16

Awakening Joy in Life & Work: Week Two

August 16 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Aug 23

Awakening Joy in Life & Work: Week Three

August 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Aug 30

Awakening Joy in Life & Work: Week Four

August 30 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Aug 31

Awakening Joy in Life & Work: Week Five

August 31 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Sep 13

Awakening Joy in Life & Work: Week Six

September 13 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Sep 28

Open Heart – Open Mind Silent Retreat

September 28 - October 5
Nov 09

7 day sesshin: Melbourne Zen Centre

November 9 - November 16

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