We meet in person on Mondays, but we also offer a Zoom link for those unable to attend in person. Please be advised that we have revised the Zoom link, effective September 13, 2021.

Format: Guided meditation, Dhamma talk followed by discussion and sharing.

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Passcode: awakening
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If Monday evenings are not convenient for you, another option is to meditate with us online through Insight Timer. Download the Insight Timer App and search for Insight Meditation Ventura to post comments to fellow meditators, encourage others, log your progress, and access an extensive library of guided meditations.

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Location & Time

Insight Meditation of Ventura meets on Mondays from 6:45pm to 8:45pm at the Center for Spiritual Living. 101 S. Laurel St., Ventura, on the corner of Laurel and Santa Clara.

Centrally located in Midtown, we have a large quiet room, with a side entrance on the first floor, making it physically accessible to all. Street parking is available.

Sunday Meditation Once a Month in Ventura

We hold a once a month, half-day retreat on a Sunday each month at one of our member’s private home. These monthly events usually provide time for two 45-60 minute sits, and a Dharma talk followed by light refreshments and socializing. Please contact Deborah if you are interested in attending.


Download the INSIGHT TIMER APP to meditate with us online, post comments to fellow meditators, encourage others, as well as access a large library of guided meditations. This app also helps you chart your daily progress. To join us, search the app for our group Insight Meditation Ventura.


We sponsor affordable half-day, one-day, weekend, and residential retreats for those who wish to deepen their practice. For information on upcoming retreats, contact us or receive occasional updates from us.

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“Nothing can harm you as much as your own thoughts unguarded.”

– Anguttara Nikaya