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April 3–8, 2016 Sunday–Friday 5 nights

The Wise and Loving Heart: Meditation for Freedom and Compassion

Jack Kornfield, Winnie Nazarko, and Alex Haley
Jack Kornfield

Jack Kornfield, PhD, holds a doctorate in clinical psychology; has trained as a Buddhist monk in the monasteries of Thailand, India, and Burma; and is a founding teacher of the Insight Meditation Society in Barre,…
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Winnie Nazarko

Winnie Nazarko has been a student and practitioner of Buddhism for more than 30 years. She was the Project Director for Insight Meditation Society’s development of the Forest Refuge, a retreat center for experienced meditators…
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Alex Haley

Alex Haley, JD, MBA, is a faculty member at the University of Minnesota, where he teaches academic, online, and corporate mindfulness courses. He has been trained by the Center for Mindfulness, the Somatic Experiencing Trauma…
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For all levels.

In the words of the Buddha, “The capacity to live with dignity and compassion is your birthright.” Come deepen your experience of well-being, compassion, and freedom in this very special meditation retreat with Jack Kornfield, author of the national best-seller A Path with Heart: A Guide Through the Perils and Promises of Spiritual Life, and one of the most well-known teachers of Buddhism in the West.

Join a group of fellow seekers for a deep retreat experience in which you help create a community of practice and share meditation, nourishing teachings, and heartfelt conversation. These practices can transform your life. In Jack’s words, “It is possible to be free and loving no matter what your circumstances.”