All Insight Dialogue Offerings

Seeking the Mustard Seed: Women’s Circle of Compassion

With Janet Surrey

March 3 - 5, 2017
Barre, MA
In traditional Mahayana approaches, the practice of compassion has always been a way to balance the wisdom aspects of the teachings. As women in the West increasingly participate in Buddhist meditation they are redefining the power of meeting suffering with compassion in community. As the Buddha taught in the Mustard…

Dharma Contemplation Retreat

With Bhikkhu Sukhacitto

April 14 - 17, 2017
Barre, MA
The Buddha often said that the Dharma he taught was to be contemplated and practiced. In our contemporary idiom, this means a deep reflection and internalization of the Dharma. In this program, the Dharma Contemplation unfolds in five distinct meditative phases: engagement with the text as simply words; our felt…