All Insight Dialogue Offerings

Meeting the Three Poisons of Mind

With Janet Surrey

September 24 - November 19, 2017
Cambridge, MA
Insight Dialogue is a fully engaged relational co-meditation practice resting on the deep foundation of silent practice in the Theravadan Buddhist tradition. Please join us for all or any of these Sunday morning meetings in Cambridge. This is an opportunity to learn and practice the meditation guidelines of Insight Dialogue and…

Spiritual Friendship on the Noble Eightfold Path

With Janet Surrey and Bhikkhu Sukhacitto

December 1 - 4, 2017
Mooinooi, South Africa
The Buddha described spiritual friendship as the “whole of the holy life.” This residential retreat will introduce the meditation guidelines of Insight Dialogue and offer an opportunity to explore the possibilities of a fully engaged co-meditation practice. We will explore the origins of suffering as well as the great potential…

Discovering the Synergy of Wisdom, Relationship, and Meditation

With Florence Meleo-Meyer

January 5 - 7, 2018
Stockbridge, MA
During this residential Insight Dialogue retreat we will explore the causes of suffering within relationship, while cultivating concentration, mindfulness, and compassion. This relational practice investigates speaking and listening as meditation, held and nourished by a deep foundation of silence. Insight Dialogue encourages greater ease, freedom, care, and kindness in your personal…

Insight Dialogue Workshop

With Jill Shepherd

January 20 - 21, 2018
Sydney, Australia
In this two-day workshop, we will use the power of relational meditation practice to understand the habits of heart and mind that lead to stress and distress, and how to free ourselves from those habits so that we can live together with greater ease and happiness. Working together in pairs,…

Save the Date: A Sea of Suffering, A Call to Action, An Always Available Refuge

With Gregory Kramer and Rosalie Dores

September 29 - 30, 2018
London, England
In an ever changing, increasingly uncertain and troubled world, the Buddha’s teachings offer a source of sustenance, refuge, and inspiration. Insight Dialogue is a liberating insight practice rooted in early Buddhist teachings. It bridges the experience of those teachings with the reality of our lives, shedding new light on the importance…