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The HeartAwake Center is a non-profit corporation serving human development and focusing on spiritual awakening and transformation. The Center is not affiliated with any specific religious tradition.

Alan Zundel is the director. Alan has over 35 years of experience with meditation, mindfulness, and spiritual practice and had a breakthrough in 2002 through the American spiritual teacher Adyashanti. Alan began teaching a few years later when invited to give a talk for a San Francisco Buddhist group. Currently he also works as a counselor in Eugene, Oregon, where he lives with his wife Marianne.
Alan May 2012
Events held at 825 Monroe, Suite #1, Eugene OR 97402, unless noted otherwise. The HeartAwake Center is up a flight of stairs in the office adjacent to the Eugene School of Yoga. Please avoid using fragrances at events as other participants may have chemical sensitivites.

Meditation for Awakening,
Saturday mornings, 9:10-10:40 a.m. Meditation group with an emphasis on spiritual awakening. Thirty minutes of meditation, after which Alan usually gives a brief talk and will respond to questions and comments. Voluntary donations accepted; $5 suggested.

One Day Retreat, Sunday May 4. The retreat will be held at a private home in the neighborhood of 46th and Willamette in south Eugene, so registration will be limited.  Gathering between 9:30 and 10 am, with the retreat starting at 10 and ending around 5 pm. Registration $15 to cover the cost of lunch and snacks. To register contact Alan;

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