Offering Mindfulness Meditation

in the context of the Buddha’s teachings

in a welcoming community

Please support our teachers and our center.

More than ever, we see how deeply interrelated we are. Supporting our sangha and our teachers through the practice of dana is an act of wisdom, compassion, and love. Thank you.

Spotlight Events and News

Upcoming Events

Wed 19

Just Sit – Online

August 19 @ 5:30 pm - 6:15 pm
Mon 24

Karma Cafe

August 24 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Check out “Newsworthy” for more events with ICD teachers.

Classes and Special Events

Mindful Self-Compassion with Beth Mulligan

Fall Fundraiser

Thursdays, September 10 – October 29 @ 10 am – 12:30 pm

Online Zoom Series

Insight Community of the Desert in cooperation with Mindful Way is pleased to announce Mindful Self-Compassion. This eight week program is designed to bring greater ease and well being to your daily life by combining the skills of mindfulness and self-compassion. This combination is a powerful tool for emotional resilience.

Beth Mulligan is graciously donating all proceeds from the class to Insight Community of the Desert to help us overcome our current budget shortfalls. Please consider making additional donations to support our sangha or to help people attend who might not otherwise be able to participate.

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Featured Events

Karma Cafe

Mondays @ 6:30 – 8:30 pm

Online Zoom Series

June 29:  Aging
July 13:  Aging
July 27: Sickness
August 10:  Sickness
August 24:  Death
September 7: Death

The intention of this 6 part series is to provide an opportunity for individuals to share experiences and views on the challenges of aging, sickness, and death. 

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Book Club

August 12 @6;30 – 8:30 pm

Online Zoom Meeting

Join friends and sangha members for a discussion of the monthly book selection.  We meet on the second Wednesday of every month.

The selection for August is “Epiphany: True Stories of Sudden Insight to Inspire, Encourage, and Transform”  by Elise Ballard.

Visit the Book Club website to get information on the selected book and author.

Everyone is welcome!

Newsworthy

Trust Your Struggle

Trust Your Struggle

Dear Sangha, Just before I started writing this letter I checked NYTimes.com (as I do compulsively throughout the day), and, as usual, the latest headline is more disturbing than the last: "Trump Vows to Deploy Military if Violence Continues.” What is happening here?...

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Our Sangha Continues

Our Sangha Continues

Dear Sangha Family, Warm greetings to each of you. We are so grateful at Insight Community of the Desert to be a source of refuge for many. Equally appreciated is the continuity of your individual presence in the sangha, for...

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Upcoming Events

Wed 19

Just Sit – Online

August 19 @ 5:30 pm - 6:15 pm
Mon 24

Karma Cafe

August 24 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Check out "Newsworthy" for more events with ICD teachers.

Classes and Special Events

Mindful Self-Compassion with Beth Mulligan

Fall Fundraiser

Thursdays, September 10 - October 29 @ 10 am - 12:30 pm

Online Zoom Series

Insight Community of the Desert in cooperation with Mindful Way is pleased to announce Mindful Self-Compassion. This eight week program is designed to bring greater ease and well being to your daily life by combining the skills of mindfulness and self-compassion. This combination is a powerful tool for emotional resilience.

Beth Mulligan is graciously donating all proceeds from the class to Insight Community of the Desert to help us overcome our current budget shortfalls. Please consider making additional donations to support our sangha or to help people attend who might not otherwise be able to participate.

Read More....

Featured Events

Karma Cafe

Mondays @ 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Online Zoom Meeting

June 29:  Aging
July 13:  Aging
July 27: Sickness
August 10:  Sickness
August 24:  Death
September 7: Death

The intention of this 6 part series is to provide an opportunity for individuals to share experiences and views on the challenges of aging, sickness, and death. 

Read More....

Book Club

August 12 @6;30 - 8:30 pm

Online Zoom Meeting

Join friends and sangha members for a discussion of the monthly book selection.  We meet on the second Wednesday of every month.

The selection for August is "Epiphany: True Stories of Sudden Insight to Inspire, Encourage, and Transform"  by Elise Ballard.

Visit the Book Club website to get information on the selected book and author.

Everyone is welcome!

Location

Our center is centrally located between downtown Palm Springs and the airport.

Address:

1111 E. Tahquitz Canyon Way

Building C, 2nd Floor

Palm Springs, CA 92262

Insight Community of the Desert