2018 Pledge Drive Underway

Our annual pledge drive kicked off last week with a beautiful talk by Beth Mulligan and words from board president Reuel Young. ICD's attendance numbers are healthy and growing, but our beloved sangha needs your ongoing support to stay fiscally healthy so that we can...

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A Day of Mindfulness: Ancient Teachings for Modern Times

This Day of Mindfulness (January 20, 2018)  will allow participants to explore the deep philosophical roots of MBSR known as the Buddhist dharma, translated as “the teachings of the Buddha.” Although they form the very foundation underlying MBSR and other...

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Personal and Loving Kindness Retreat

Join Amma Thanasanti On December 9, 2018 at Insight Community of the Desert for this daylong retreat on Loving Kindness.  Loving-kindness has personal and boundless facets. When we cultivate it personally, we bring loving kindness directly to our body, emotions, mind...

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Residential Retreat in Joshua Tree with Beth Mulligan

Beth Mulligan and Mindful-Way are offering a five day residential retreat in Joshua Tree, January 2 to January 7, 2018. This is a teacher-led silent residential mindfulness meditation retreat designed to support practitioners of all levels in cultivating and deepening...

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Larry Yang Interviewed on KFPA

Larry Yang, was interviewed by Kris Welch of KFPA Public Radio about his new book "Awakening Together"! Please feel invited to listen at:  https://archives.kpfa.org/data/20171019-Thu1100.mp3 And please join us for the daylong (of the same title) at Insight Community...

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8 Week Mindfulness (MBSR) class with Beth Mulligan and Ian Challis

Experience the original 8-week MBSR-Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction Program taught by ICD’s guiding teacher Beth Mulligan and Ian Challis! Begins October 19th. Expertly designed to teach you how to understand and work with the mind-body connection in order to reduce stress and improve self-regulation.  The program, which will be taught at UUCOD in Rancho Mirage (near Costco), provides training in a variety of mindfulness techniques, including mindfulness meditation instruction, relaxing body awareness practices and gentle yoga type exercises.

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