Upcoming Retreats

Online Cultivating Self-Compassion During Difficult Times

Venerable Amy Miller

Open Dates
In this powerful online series, Venerable Amy Miller will help us explore how being present with discomfort fuels a path through our pain, fear, aversion, and laziness to kindness for ourselves and others. Explore how mindful self-compassion is not only a phenomenal tool for moving through these less than comfortable times, but is also the key to a deeper and more positive transformation overall.

Our Services


Group Retreats allow you to join other students in gaining experience, knowledge, and skills under the guidance of a qualified teacher.


Retreat is especially relevant and useful in today’s busy, agitated world. Retreat offers many different benefits, for a wide variety of people.


Our facilities, including a meditation hall, accommodations, and blessed land are available for rental to spiritual groups of all traditions.

Our Blog

  • Elaine Jackson, our resident teacher, has been in self quarantine with her partner Keith since the beginning of March. She is using this time for retreat and doing prayers for the center and all of us.  She shares this with you during this time. Walking......


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