Metta Vihara is the Triratna Retreat Centre for Dutch and Belgian sanghas
The retreat centre lies in a rural setting of farms and fields surrounding Hengstdijk, a small village in Dutch Flanders. It is situated between the small towns of Hulst and Terneuzen.
The brand new building accommodates 22 persons. Located on the ground floor are a meditation hall (55 m2); a dining hall/multifunctional meeting area (43m2) which includes a counter for making coffee/tea and a fridge; a library/sitting room (30m2); and a bedroom suitable for 2 people with a physical disability. On the first floor one finds the bedrooms. There are 4 single rooms and 8 doubles, each with an individual ensuite bathroom.
For information on how to travel to Metta Vihara Retreat Center by car and by public transport please see here.
Retreats For This Centre
|Young Buddhists Retreat - a heart like the ocean||02/04/2021 to 05/04/2021||Introductory / Open||Mixed|
|The Play of Now||21/05/2021 to 24/05/2021||Introductory / Open||Mixed|
|Summer retreat - throwing out the furniture -||30/07/2021 to 06/08/2021||Triratna Regular||Mixed|
|Intensive winter retreat – compassion and emptiness –||24/12/2021 to 02/01/2022||Regular Meditation||Mixed|