This Virtual Retreat will be conducted on Zoom from 10:00am – 8:30pm EST on Sunday September 20.
The virtual retreat link will be emailed to participants within twenty-four hours of your registration. Registration is closed. If you have any questions, please email us at: email@example.com
Amana Brembry Johnson
teaches meditation and compassionate movement nationally and internationally. As a spiritual mentor, Amana nurtures practitioners who wish to deepen and integrate meditation into daily life. Rooted in the ethics of Dharma and social justice, wisdom and liberation practices are made accessible to diverse communities by interpreting the teachings through the language, cultural artistry and experiential lens that are unique to those communities. Body and breath awareness are central in Amana’s distinctive form of contemplative movement, one that interweaves dharma and indigenous wisdom with yoga, Qigong, and other embodiment practices. An accomplished visual artist
, Amana creates imagery that exposes emotional and spiritual barriers of the heart as gateways into kindness, compassion, and self-love. Amana has offered Dharmaseed Talks
as well as written articles through Spirit Rock
and Lion's Roar
. For questions/inquiries or to sign up for Amana's listserv, leave a message at: firstname.lastname@example.org
is a cofounder of the Insight Meditation Society and the Barre Center for Buddhist studies, both in Barre, Massachusetts. He is the author of Mindfulness: A Practical Guide to Awakening, A Heart Full of Peace, One Dharma: The Emerging Western Buddhism, Insight Meditation and The Experience of Insight
. He has also coauthored books with Sharon Salzberg and Jack Kornfield. Joseph has studied and practiced meditation since 1967 under the guidance of eminent teachers from India, Burma, and Tibet and he leads Insight Meditation retreats around the world.
is a central figure in the field of meditation, a world-renowned teacher and author. She has played a crucial role in bringing meditation and mindfulness practices to the West and into mainstream culture since 1974, when she first began teaching. She is the co-founder of the Insight Meditation Society in Barre, MA and the author of eleven books including New York Times bestseller, Real Happiness
, her seminal work, Lovingkindness
and her most recent book, Real Change: Mindfulness To Heal Ourselves and the World