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in the context of the Buddha’s teachings
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Save the Date
Thursday March 19 @ 6:30 – 8:30 pm
On Race and Racism: Going to the Core
A Course for People of Color
Friday March 20 @ 6:30 – 9:00 pm
Saturday March 21 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Saturday March 28 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Starting January 23, 2020, experience the original 8-week Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction program!
Expertly designed, and research-backed, the MBSR course will 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 in Palm Springs, provides fun and effective training in a variety of mindfulness techniques, including mindfulness meditation instruction, relaxing body awareness practices, and gentle yoga-type exercises.
Awakening into the Heart of Love: Retreat with Arinna Weisman and Ian Challis
Silent Retreat March 13 – 16, 2020
Come, relax and practice with your spiritual community of friends at Dhamma Dena. We are happy to again offer this special opportunity for Insight Community of the Desert sangha members to come together for a weekend of deepening practice.
Daylong Retreat: Facing Your Demons with Mary Stancavage
Saturday, February 29 @ 9:30 am – 4 pm
Come spend a day facing your demons and yourself with kindness and compassion, maybe invite them in for tea. There will be dharma talks, sitting and walking meditation and conversation. Suitable for everyone.
A weekend retreat with meditation, yoga and mindfulness suitable for all levels from beginner to advanced, in a beautiful setting under the guidance of highly skilled and supportive teachers.
ICD Founding Teacher Larry Yang takes an honest look at what it means to be a dharma teacher who hasn’t been, and doesn’t imagine ever being, enlightened. https://www.lionsroar.com/in-the-moments-of-non-awakening/
As we continue on our spiritual path, wherever we have come from and to wherever we may go, our faith, strength, and sustenance can arise through the bringing all of who we are into our personal journey and to the larger World. This is the experience of Integrity or...
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Insight Community of the Desert
Our center is centrally located between downtown Palm Springs and the airport.
1111 E. Tahquitz Canyon Way
Building C, 2nd Floor
Palm Springs, CA 92262