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

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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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Deepen Your Practice: Group Interview Sessions with Cheryl Slean

Saturday Online Interview Sessions:
October 10 @ 4 – 5 pm PDT
November 14 @ 4 – 5 pm PDT

We’re pleased to announce a unique new program for developing and sustaining your meditation practice.  Take your meditation and dharma understanding to the next level with monthly online group interviews with Cheryl.  

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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
September 7: Death
September 28: 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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Virtual Art Show:  Creating in Place

Virtual Art Show: Creating in Place

There is a perpetual, unifying drive to do what artists have done throughout history. During famines and floods, protests and viruses, artists continue to create. The need to express our observations of the world is vital.

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“Becoming” The ICD Book Club Selection for July 8, 2020

“Becoming” The ICD Book Club Selection for July 8, 2020

Please join us for this month's Book Club on July 8th where we will be discussing Michelle Obama's Book, "Becoming". The meeting will begin at 6:30 PM via ZOOM. In a life filled with meaning and accomplishment, Michelle Obama has emerged as one of the most iconic and...

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