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  • Meditating mechanically

    By Maria S. Gjems-Onstad. In weekend retreats, through long meditations, guidance, and conversations, issues often come into focus that apply to several participants. In the weekend course referred to here, what we might call "mechanical" [...]

Free Online Guidance Seminar with Dr. Are Holen

January 3rd, 2022|

This online seminar is for Acem meditators around the world. In the first part of the seminar, priority will be given to questions from those who learned Acem Meditation during the past few years, before the floor is open to everybody, including experienced meditators. A guidance seminar is an opportunity to explore and expand your understanding of meditation and […]

Meditating mechanically

December 8th, 2021|

By Maria S. Gjems-Onstad.

In weekend retreats, through long meditations, guidance, and conversations, issues often come into focus that apply to several participants. In the weekend course referred to here, what we might call “mechanical” meditation became a topic.

We meditate mechanically when our repetition resembles how a machine could have repeated the sound. Our repetition becomes […]

A new building at Lundsholm – for those who want to explore silence

December 8th, 2021|

  • A brand new house built for long meditations.
  • 29 new rooms are now available for meditators from all over the world.
  • Modern technical solutions enhance the quality of acoustics and noise reduction.
  • Rooms with a wonderful view of the lake and beautiful landscape.
  • A new path surrounding the area is ideal for meditative morning […]

A meeting point: International Young Retreat Summer 2022

December 8th, 2021|

Once again the International Young Retreat is taking place in the beautiful forest of Värmland, Sweden.

Being the main meeting point for young Acem meditators all over the world, the retreat includes long 3 – 5 hours meditations, seminars, guidance, walks in the forest, swimming in the Lake Mangen – and sauna.

The event will take place […]

A meeting place for meditators from all corners of the world – summer 2022

November 17th, 2021|

An event to plan for: The international one-week summer retreat with Acem’s founder Are Holen.

This is a great opportunity for meditators to come close to the core and the origins of Acem Meditation. All seminars will be in English, with simultaneous translation into German, Spanish and Chinese. There will be guidance groups in English, Scandinavian, […]

Acem Training in Interpersonal Communication 21-29 May 2022

November 11th, 2021|

Understand what lies behind your communication

We are happy to be able to invite Acem meditators from all countries to this very special event. In 2020, the course was canceled due to the pandemic; in 2021, only Norwegians could participate.

Rather than listening to talks and lectures, you spend much of the time in […]

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