Gil Fronsdal

Residential Retreat Teacher

Gil Fronsdal has practiced Zen and vipassana since 1975 and has a Ph.D. in Buddhist Studies from Stanford. Trained by Jack Kornfield, he is the founder and primary teacher of the Insight Meditation Center in Redwood City, California and is also a husband and father. He is the author of The Issue at Hand, co-editor of Teachings of the Buddha, editor of Voices From Spirit Rock, and has published an acclaimed new translation of The Dhammapada.

Gil Fronsdal
If you tend to your intentions with love and care, as you would a garden, your intentions will flower beautifully and bear fruit in your life.
Gil Fronsdal, The Issue at Hand

Dharma Library

Can't join us live online or on the land? Study and practice at your convenience with Gil Fronsdal through our new library of recordings, articles, and self-paced online courses.