for CEOs and
Emerging Corporate Leaders
Vishva Niketan International Peace Centre
If you are in the business world, you know that time and information
count. You are asked every day to balance the demands of supervisors, customers,
stockholders, employees, competitors, family—and your own mind—to make
sense. If you are not careful, the goal of "success" can overshadow your
most authentic values, turning into profound personal loss.
Your 24-hour days need not be filled with responsibilities and deadlines,
constantly difficult choices and anxiety. Nor should you rely on yourself
alone. To share the richness of each moment; to be attentive to the here
and now, you have to be available.
You can do more than merely cope with such challenges. If you are open
to the "teachable moment," the lessons appear. Amidst the stress of rapid-fire
decision making, you know what to do. "Spiritual Resources for Responsible
Corporate Management" can help.
Meditation and dialogue at Vishva Niketan International Peace Centre
begin with fundamental assumptions: each of us has a brain and a
heart. Our physical being is guided by psychological and spiritual energy.
And if we tap our own inner strengths we can find the presence of mind
to flourish. Ironically, such self awareness comes
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Benefits of this Training
Deeper insight into business and social situations
Greater integration of your "doing" life with your "being"
Increased access to emotional intelligence for work and family
Enhanced clarity and creative thinking
Increased energy and sense of well-being
Heightened appreciation of what is really important.
Rest and respite from the "busyness" of business
(one overnight stay).
The programme will include periods of guided and silent
meditation, periods of collective inquiry and dialogue, individual and
group exercises, and positive learning activities.
from taking "time out" as well as looking within. As you understand your
interdependence with others and with nature, you find the freedom to grow.
In mindful and creative interactions with a small group at Vishva Niketan,
you can master the skills you need and discover resources you never knew
To experience firsthand a deep degree of stillness of mind
To learn how to reliably cultivate and sustain spiritual
resources under many different conditions
To taste your own timeless capacity to generate imaginative,
effective, and authentic solutions along the path of a company, an organization,
or for yourself.
Dr. A. T. Ariyaratne, founder and President of the Sarvodaya Shramadana
Movement of Sri Lanka.
Mrs. Charika Marasinghe, lawyer and law school faculty member
Mr. Gunapala Uggalla, meditation leader
Ms. Sadeeva Ariyaratne
Ms. Jayani Samaranayake
Mr. Jagath Gunawardene
To schedule a retreat for your organisation
or business, contact:
Vishva Niketan International Peace
72/30 Rawatawatte Road, Moratuwa,
Tel/Fax: (94-1)655653 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org