Connecting to our Heart’s Refuge

Join us for a day of practice and exploration of refuge as it relates to our lives and our world. Is it possible to bring a sense of home and refuge wherever we may find ourselves? We will spend the day exploring mindfulness practices designed to strengthen and...

Waking Up in Relationship August 19, 2017

Join ICD Teacher Cheryl Slean for this half day workshop and retreat that will focus on improving our relationships by including them in our daily life practice.  Information and registration for this event can be found by clicking on the following link: More...

Mindfulness in a CrAzy World

Please join us for our July 22nd Daylong Retreat, Mindfulness in a CrAzy World, with Beth Mulligan and Larry Yang.  At this retreat explore mindfulness and lovingkindness practices in demanding and challenging times. Create the stillness and peacefulness internally,...

Fierce Compassion: A Daylong Workshop for Women

In this 6 hour retreat-style workshop we’ll explore what it means to have a “Strong back and a soft front” in other words what might it look like to go through the world with an open heart and strong clear boundaries? Vulnerability researcher, Social Worker and best...

Awakening Together: Words for these Times

Commentary: This Nation Needs Our Awakening Together. Please see Larry’s insightful words of hope and community in the wake of the presidential election in the dharma publication the Lion’s Roar....

Community Reflections

A Message from our Guiding Teacher with Community Reflections. Greetings Dear Friends, On May 3rd, we celebrated Insight Community of the Desert’s third Anniversary. As part of that gathering, community members were asked to share reflections on why they attend...

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