Join us in experiencing the teachings of Sharon Salzberg, Sylvia Boorstein, Jack Kornfield, and Joseph Goldstein, founding teachers of Insight Meditation Society and Spirit Rock. This evening series during Metta May includes Dharma offerings and a moderated conversation hosted by Spirit Rock Executive Director Michelle Latvala.

Sharon, Sylvia, Jack, and Joseph will offer reflections and practices for remembering the wisdom of our hearts, reconnecting with our community, and reorienting to our sources of refuge.

All four Conversations will be Livestreamed and the recording will be available for viewing up to 90 days from the date of the first talk on May 7th. Registration is open for the series package until midnight (Pacific Time) May 28. 

Register for Series: 4 Conversations

May 7 : Sharon Salzberg

Sharon Salzberg is a pioneer in the field of meditation, a world-renowned teacher and NY Times bestselling author. She has played a crucial role in bringing meditation and mindfulness to the West and is the co-founder of the Insight Meditation Society, in Barre, MA.

May 21: Jack Kornfield

JACK KORNFIELD trained as a Buddhist monk in Thailand, India, and Burma and holds a PhD in clinicalpsychology. He has taught meditation since 1974 and is a founding teacher of IMS and Spirit Rock. His books include A Path with Heart, The Wise Heart, and No Time Like the Present.

May 14: Sylvia Boorstein

SYLVIA BOORSTEIN has been teaching since 1985 and teaches both Vipassana and metta meditation. Her many books include That’s Funny, You Don’t Look Buddhist and Happiness Is an Inside Job.

May 28: Joseph Goldstein

Joseph Goldstein is a co-founder and guiding teacher of Insight Meditation Society (IMS) in Barre, Massachusetts. He has been teaching vipassana and metta retreats worldwide since 1974. He is the author of Mindfulness: A Practical Guide to Awakening, A Heart Full of Peace, One Dharma, Insight Meditation, The Experience of Insight, and co-author (with Jack Kornfield) of Seeking the Heart of Wisdom.

4 Thursdays in May

Tune in live or watch recorded videos later.

5:00 p.m. — Seattle/San Francisco
8:00 p.m. — New York/Toronto
1:00 a.m. — London
2:00 a.m. — Paris/Johannesburg
5:30 a.m. — Mumbai
8:00 a.m. — Singapore
10:00 a.m. — Sydney
12:00 p.m. — Auckland

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