Residential Retreats

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Joseph Goldstein in conversation with Michelle Latvala, Spirit Rock Executive Director
Friday, July 27, 7-9 pm

Experience the teachings of Buddhism from Joseph Goldstein, one of the foremost Vipassana teachers in the Insight tradition. This evening of dialogue includes a guided meditation, a conversation between Joseph and Michelle, and questions and comments from the Spirit Rock community. Joseph offers insights about philosophical debates within Buddhism, how Dharma communities can be more inclusive and welcoming to all, and what practice looks like in the face of these uncertain times for our world. Learn more >

Advanced Practitioners Program (APP2) - Spring 2019
—there's still time to apply!

The very well received Advanced Practitioners Program (APP) will begin in the Spring of 2019. APP2 is intended for senior students of the Dhamma who want to explore the liberation teachings of the Buddha through practice, study, inquiry, and interactive exercises. It is a year-long program consisting of three retreats and is intended for those who have completed programs like Spirit Rock’s Dedicated Practitioners Program (DPP), Community Dharma Leader Program (CDL), Heavenly Messengers (HM), or an equivalent. Learn more >