Relational Dharma: Waking Up Together

Six-Day Retreat As social beings our lives are inextricably interwoven. The Buddha emphasized the immense power of social harmony and spiritual friendship as factors conducive to awakening. In this course, we will explore relational Dharma teachings that foster peace both internally and externally. The integral part

Skillful Speech In Difficult Situations

Join Oren Jay Sofer for this unique daylong workshop in Mindful Communication. How can we draw upon our contemplative practice in challenging moments of stress and tension with others? When things get hard, how do we handle it? Speech practice is one of the main ways to

Nonviolent Leadership for Social Justice Retreat

Dates July 23-30, 2017 Cost Room and Board $700-$1000 Tuition $500-$1000 Register The NLSJ team returns for our 11th annual week-long retreat! Come deepen your understanding of the systems that promote racial, ethnic and class inequities in North America, and begin healing from the impact of living within those systems. Our