Jack Kornfield reflects on the history of Insight Meditation Society (IMS) and Spirit Rock Meditation Center. He describes the challenges and tensions that have accompanied bringing Buddhism to the West and the creative solutions that have emerged to meet them.
This article is a transcription of an informal talk that Jack gave to the Spirit Rock Board of Directors and was first published in the Spirit Rock News in September 2006. Here is the article as it was published in the Summer 2007 issue of Buddhadharma: The Practitioner's Quarterly (a publication of the Shambhala Sun).
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A Vision for Spirit Rock