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A meditation retreat gives us tools for greater tranquility, wisdom and compassion.


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Explore, discover, learn – bring mindfulness and lovingkindness into daily life.

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Our Forest Refuge supports the practice of more experienced meditators, strengthening self-reliance and faith.

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Space Available ~ Retreat Center

Awareness, Pure and Simple, January 27 – February 1, with Madeline Klyne & Chas DiCapua

Cultivating Discernment, February 3–8, with Chas DiCapua & DaRa Williams

A Path of Awakening, February 17–22, with Michael Grady, Susan O'Brien & Sara Schedler

2016 & 2017 Retreat Center Schedules

Space Available ~ Forest Refuge

2016 & 2017 Forest Refuge Schedules

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What exactly do we teach at IMS? Primarily, we offer instruction and guidance in insight and lovingkindness meditations – practices that help bring genuine happiness to our lives.

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