Current Year Overview

2017 SANTA FE VIPASSANA SANGHA CALENDAR OVERVIEW

TUESDAY, JANUARY 3
Community Night with Pat D’Andrea: Give It All You’ve Got: Enduring Compassion in the Jataka Tales

TUESDAYS, JANUARY 10, 17, 24, 31
Introduction to Insight Meditation with Stefan Dobuszynski

TUESDAY, JANUARY 10
Dharma Talk by Susie Harrington: Your Life is What You Believe

SUNDAY, JANUARY 15
Family Sangha

TUESDAY, JANUARY 17
Dharma Talk by Susie Harrington. Impermanence, Indulgence, and Impeccability: Living our lives from the truth our heart knows.

TUESDAY, JANUARY 24
Dharma Talk by Kate Reynolds: Between stimulus and response, there is a space.

TUESDAY, JANUARY 31
Dharma Talk by Kate Reynolds: Between stimulus and response, there is a space.

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 7
Dharma Explorations with Joan Mitchell: The Seven Factors of Awakening

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 12
Family Sangha

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 14
Dharma Explorations with Joan Mitchell: The Seven Factors of Awakening

TUESDAYS, FEBRUARY 21, 28, March 7, 14
Introduction to Insight Meditation

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 21
Dharma Explorations with Joan Mitchell: The Seven Factors of Awakening

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 28
Dharma Explorations with Joan Mitchell: The Seven Factors of Awakening

TUESDAY, MARCH 7
Sangha Meeting

SUNDAY, MARCH 12
Family Sangha

TUESDAY, MARCH 14
Dharma Talk by Kathryn Turnipseed: Meeting Difficulty with Love

TUESDAY, MARCH 21
No sit

FRIDAY, MARCH 24
No self-directed sit.

TUESDAY, MARCH 28
Community Night with Jim Dunn: Taking Refuge.

TUESDAY, APRIL 4
Dharma Talk by Julie Tato at Quaker Meeting House: A Deep Breath

FRIDAY, APRIL 7
No self-directed sit.

TUESDAY, APRIL 11
Dharma Talk by Joanne Smogor: Giving Awakening a Chance to Enter

TUESDAY, APRIL 18
Dharma Talk by Doug Booth: Awake in the Wild

SUNDAY, APRIL 23
Family Sangha

TUESDAY, APRIL 25
Dharma Talk by Kathryn Turnipseed

TUESDAYS, MAY 2, 9, 16, 23
Introduction to Insight Meditation

TUESDAY, MAY 2
Dharma Talk by Julie Tato

TUESDAY, MAY 9
Dharma Talk by Donald Rothberg

SATURDAY, MAY 13
Full day retreat at Mountain Cloud Zen Center with Donald Rothberg

TUESDAY, MAY 16
Dharma Talk by Donald Rothberg

SUNDAY, MAY 21
Family Sangha

TUESDAY, MAY 23
Community Night with Paul Zisman: An Inquiry into the Mindfulness of Selves

TUESDAY, MAY 30
Chanting with Sita Jamieson

TUESDAY, JUNE 6
Tea/Discussion led by Joan Mitchell at Quaker House: Daily Practice 

FRIDAY, JUNE 9
No self-directed sit.

SUNDAY, JUNE 11
Family Sangha

TUESDAY, JUNE 13
Dharma Talk by Mark Pugsley: Wisdom of No Escape

TUESDAY, JUNE 20
No sit

FRIDAY, JUNE 23
No self-directed sit.

TUESDAY, JUNE 27
Dharma Talk by Stephen Batchelor: The Art of Solitude

TUESDAY, JULY 4
Community Night with Stefan Dobuszynski: Prickly Pear: Challenges and Advantages of Practicing in Partnership

TUESDAY, JULY 11
Dharma Talk by DaeJa Napier

WEDNESDAY, JULY 12
Discussion Group with DaeJa Napier at the casita

FRIDAY, JULY 14
Special Theme Gathering with DaeJa Napier at the casita: The Dharma of Aging

TUESDAY, JULY 18
Dharma Talk by DaeJa Napier at Quaker House

WEDNESDAY, JULY 19
Discussion Group with DaeJa Napier at the casita

FRIDAY, JULY 21
No self-directed sit.

FRIDAY, JULY 21
Special Theme Gathering with DaeJa Napier at the casita – The World Is On Fire: A Buddhist Perspective on Anger

SUNDAY, JULY 23
Family Sangha with DaeJa Napier

TUESDAYS, JULY 25, AUGUST 1, 8, 15
Introduction to Insight Meditation

TUESDAY, JULY 25
Dharma Talk by DaeJa Napier

WEDNESDAY, JULY 26
Discussion Group with DaeJa Napier at the casita

FRIDAY, JULY 28
No self-directed sit.

TUESDAY, JULY 29
Daylong Retreat with DaeJa Napier at First Christian Church: Cooling the Fires of Greed, Ill-will and Delusion

TUESDAY, AUGUST 1
Dharma Talk by DaeJa Napier.
Residency ends.

FRIDAY, AUGUST 4
No self-directed sit.

TUESDAY, AUGUST 8
Dharma Talk by Doug Booth: The Guest House – the Wisdom of Rumi

FRIDAY, AUGUST 11
No self-directed sit.

TUESDAY, AUGUST 15
Dharma Talk by Karen Waconda

FRIDAY, AUGUST 18
No self-directed sit.

TUESDAY, AUGUST 22
No sit. No dharma talk. Mountain Cloud Zen Center is not available.

FRIDAY, AUGUST 25
Self-directed sit at Mikaela’s house.

TUESDAY, AUGUST 29
Dharma Talk by Ralph Steele. Embodying Cultural Diversity: Dancing with the Basket of Virtue

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 1
No self-directed sit.

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 5
Sangha Meeting

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 8
Self-directed sit at MCZC.

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12
Dharma Talk by Alexis Santos

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 15
Self-directed sit at MCZC.

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 16
Full Day Retreat with Alexis Santos

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 17
Family Sangha

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 19
No sit

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 22
No self-directed sit.

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26
Community Night with Elaine DelValle: Relationships and Practice

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 29
Self-directed sit at MCZC.

TUESDAYS, OCTOBER 10, 17, 24, 31
Introduction to Insight Meditation

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 3
Dharma Talk by Julie Tato

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 10
Dharma Explorations

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 15
Family Sangha

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 17
Dharma Explorations

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 24
Dharma Explorations

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 31
Dharma Talk by Kathryn Turnipseed

TUESDAYS, NOVEMBER 7, 14, 21 and 28
Introduction to Insight Meditation

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 7
Dharma Talk by Arinna Weisman

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 11
Full Day Retreat at Mountain Cloud Zen Center with Arinna Weisman

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 14
Dharma Talk by Arinna Weisman

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 19
Family Sangha – Location to be determined

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 21
Dharma Talk by Paul Zisman

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 28
Community Night

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 5
No sit

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 8
No self-directed sit.

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 12
Dharma Talk by Mary Powell

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 17
Family Sangha – Location to be determined

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 19
Holiday Potluck

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 26
No sit

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 31
Meditation with all Mountain Cloud groups (to be confirmed)