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May 2018

Waking Up With Psychedelics: A Conversation Exploring Psychedelics and Consciousness

May 13 @ 7:15 pm - 9:30 pm
Hollywood Forever Cemetery, 6000 Santa Monica Blvd
Hollywood, CA 90038 United States
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This event is fully booked. We are currently accepting applications to the waitlist. Waking up with Psychedelics will no doubt be an honest discussion and potentially controversial evening. This event explores whether there is a meritorious relationship existing between ancient wisdom traditions and psychedelics. Are mind-altering substances a legitimate means of personal transformation? It’s inarguable that many Westerners have found spirituality through the use of psychoactive substances. It’s also true that practitioners with established contemplative disciplines incorporate mind-expanding plant medicines…

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June 2018


June 1 @ 7:30 pm - June 3 @ 4:00 pm
UCLA Haines Hall, 375 Portola Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90095 United States
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BuddhaFest embraces the principles of mindfulness and compassion through a unique mix of inspiring films, modern wisdom teachings, meditation and live music. June 1-3, 2018 Writers Guild Theater (135 South Doheny Drive) and UCLA Haines Hall (375 Portola Plaza) This year’s festival features an extraordinary lineup of presenters, including: Lama Surya Das Lama Tsultrim Allione Jack Kornfield Trudy Goodman Sharon Salzberg JoAnna Harper Tenzin Choegyal Ram Dass (via live stream from Hawaii) Highlights include a one-time only major event on…

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Loving Awareness: A Retreat for Experienced Meditators

June 14 @ 3:00 pm - June 17 @ 12:00 pm
IMS Retreat Center, 1230 Pleasant Street
Barre, MA 01005 United States
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This retreat is full with a waitlist of over 40 people. To be added to the list, submit a registration and deposit. Loving Awareness, practiced as mindfulness and metta, is the gateway to liberation. During this meditation retreat, we will join together as experienced practitioners to quiet the mind, open the heart and see our human life with the eyes of wisdom. The daily schedule for this course will follow a different format from other IMS retreats: in addition to…

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August 2018

Loving Awareness Retreat

August 12 @ 8:00 am - August 17 @ 5:00 pm
Esalen, 55000 Highway One
Big Sur, CA 93920 United States
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Embark on a one-of-a-kind journey into the contemplative, scientific, and healing dimensions of mindfulness with a team of meditation luminaries. Joining renowned meditation teacher Jack Kornfield are his close friends and colleagues Drs. Dan Siegel, Trudy Goodman, Shauna Shapiro, and Teja Bell. Dr. Kornfield is a trained clinical psychologist as well as leader in bringing mindfulness to the West. Dan Siegel is a clinical professor of psychiatry and founding co-director of the Mindful Awareness Research Center at UCLA. Trudy Goodman…

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September 2018

Fall Insight Meditation Residential Retreat

September 26 @ 12:00 pm - October 1 @ 12:00 pm
Royal Way Spiritual Retreat Center, 8088 High Rd
Lucerne Valley, CA 92356 United States
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Deepen your practice in beautiful Lucerne Valley... Join InsightLA's founding teacher Trudy Goodman and Senior Teacher Christiane Wolf for this very special 6 night retreat at the beautiful and serene Royal Way Spiritual Center. Time in retreat allows us to step out of the complexity of our life, to listen deeply to our body, heart and mind. A retreat provides an opportunity and a caring container deepening our mediation practice. The mindfulness practice on retreats is often accompanied and complemented by…

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October 2018

Loving Awareness: A Retreat for Experienced Meditators @ Spirit Rock

October 25 @ 3:00 pm - October 29 @ 11:30 am
Spirit Rock, 5000 Sir Francis Drake Blvd
Woodacre, CA 94973 United States
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Register: Will open for registration on 5/23/2018 Prerequisite: Completion of two silent 5- to 7-night residential retreats and five years of meditation practice. Loving Awareness: practiced as mindfulness and metta is the gateway to liberation. During this meditation retreat, as experienced practitioners, we will join together to quiet the mind, open the heart and see our human life with the eyes of wisdom. This is a new retreat form which will alternate sitting, walking, guided meditations and frequent periods of…

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November 2018

Open Your Heart in Paradise Retreat w/Ram Dass & Friends

November 28 @ 8:00 am - December 3 @ 5:00 pm
Napili Kai Beach Resort, 5900 Lower Honoapiilani Road
Lahaina, HI 96761 United States
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Join Ram Dass and Krishna Das for a memorable Retreat on Maui, including a historic reunion of Jack Kornfield, Sharon Salzberg and Joseph Goldstein, founders of the Insight Meditation Society. Including contemplative practices & guided meditations with Mirabai Bush, Rameshwar Das & Trudy Goodman. Complete 2018 “Open Your Heart in Paradise” Retreat Details (pricing, accommodations, travel to Maui) will be available at beginning May 22, 2018. On Line Registration will begin on Wednesday June 6, 2018 at Noon EST.

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March 2019

A Special Event with Trudy Goodman, Anam Thubten and Norman Fischer

March 2, 2019 @ 8:00 am - March 3, 2019 @ 4:00 pm
Dhyana Hall, 235 Washington Ave
Richmond, CA 94801 United States
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This is a special two-day retreat with InsightLA's founding teacher Trudy Goodman, Anam Thubten and Norman Fischer of the Dharmata Foundation in Point Richmond, CA.  The retreat will take place at Dhyana Hall in Northern California. More information coming soon...

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