Meditation and Dharma Talk with Cheryl Slean

Online Zoom Meeting

Please join us for this weekly meeting and teaching. Everyone is welcome. There will be time for meditation, a dharma (teaching) talk by one of our regular or guest teachers, and time for your comments and questions Cost: Donation basis, there is no charge to participate. Our center and teachers are supported by your generosity. Please give from your […]

Online Meditation as Refuge with Valerie Cusson

Online Zoom Meeting

Meditation as Refuge extends a weekly invitation to everyone who would like to explore meditation as a support for their spiritual development. Please subscribe to our mailing list for instructions on joining this online event.

Just Sit – Online

Online Zoom Meeting

Join friends and sangha member for a silent 45 minute peer-led sit. Cost: Donation. Please subscribe to our mailing list for instructions on joining this online event.

Mindful Self-Compassion with Beth Mulligan

Online Zoom Meeting

Most of us feel compassion when a close friend is struggling. What would it be like to receive the same caring attention whenever you needed it most? All that’s required is a shift in the direction of our attention—recognizing that as a human being, you, too, are a worthy recipient of compassion.

C. A. R. E. : Caring Appreciation Relationship Empathy

Online Zoom Meeting

The CARE group is a peer-led support group online to provide support to our community during this time of social anxiety of COVID-19 and its impacts. Let us shelter with grace, while we shelter in place. Please subscribe to our mailing list for instructions on joining this online event.

Online Weekly Metta Meditation with Ian Challis and Friends

Online Zoom Meeting

Metta is a form of practice that helps us touch deeply into our own hearts, uncover the energies of kindness and compassion, and share these energies for the benefit of all beings.  Please subscribe to our mailing list for instructions on joining this online event.

Meditation and Dharma Talk

Online Zoom Meeting

Please join us for this weekly meeting and teaching. Everyone is welcome. There will be time for meditation, a dharma (teaching) talk by one of our regular or guest teachers, and time for your comments and questions Cost: Donation basis, there is no charge to participate. Our center and teachers are supported by your generosity. Please give from your […]

Black, Indigenous, and People of Color Meditation and Conversation Group

Online Zoom Meeting

Insight Community of the Desert is honored to offer a peer-led meditation and conversation group for self-identified Black, Indigenous, and People of Color to reflect upon our experiences and practice in sacred space. We invite the diversity of voices and faces that comprise this community to come together. We hope to strengthen our practice in […]

Online Meditation as Refuge with Jokai Blackwell

Online Zoom Meeting

Meditation as Refuge extends a weekly invitation to everyone who would like to explore meditation as a support for their spiritual development. Please subscribe to our mailing list for instructions on joining this online event.

Stories of Pride

Online Zoom Meeting

Insight Community of the Desert is honoring 2020 Pride Day by sharing the life-stories of members of the Coachella Valley LGBTQI+ community. Members will share their stories of coming out, of love, of growth, of loss, or perhaps of an interesting chapter in their life. Some of the narratives will likely be funny and entertaining, […]