"Mindfulness, the aware, balanced acceptance of present experience, is at the heart of what the Buddha taught.”
—Sylvia Boorstein

Wes Nisker

Wes Nisker has practiced Buddhist meditation for over 35 years with various teachers in Asia and the West. He is the author of the bestselling books Buddha's Nature; The Big Bang, the Buddha, and the Baby Boom; and Essential Crazy Wisdom, and the founder and co-editor of the Buddhist journal "Inquiring Mind." Wes is a teacher at Spirit Rock and also teaches retreats and workshops internationally.

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Upcoming events with Wes Nisker
10/19/2016Fall Insight Meditation Retreat LOTTERY
10/30/2016Liberate the Body - Stretch the Mind: Mindfulness Meditation and Yoga Retreat
11/18/2016Thanksgiving Insight Meditation Retreat
12/31/2016Let Go, Start Over, Let Go: A New Year’s Meditation, Emancipation & Celebration
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