MEDITATE WITH US

IN RESPONSE TO COVID-19, INSIGHT MEDITATION OF VENTURA HAS SUSPENDED THE IN-PERSON MONDAY EVENING MEDITATION GROUP.
INSTEAD, WE ARE MEETING ON THE VIRTUAL PLATFORM ZOOM ON MONDAY EVENINGS AT 7:00 P.M. DIRECTIONS TO ACCESSING THIS MEETING ARE BELOW.

Create a free Zoom account https://zoom.us/ and explore the site for ten to fifteen minutes prior to the meeting to become familiar with how Zoom works. Please sign in five minutes before the start time on Monday so we can begin promptly.

Where: Join Zoom Meeting https://zoom.us/j/112418464 (After you have opened your Zoom account, please click on this link or copy and paste this link to a tab. You will be prompted to “Please click Open Zoom Meetings if you see the system dialog.” Click on Open Zoom Meeting. You will see the meeting “Insight Meditation Ventura.”)

When: Monday evenings, 7:00 p.m., beginning March 30.

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

Any questions: news@nullinsightventura.net

For updates on the Monday evening group and announcements about retreats and other subjects, please subscribe to our email list located on the Community page.

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.

More than ever, this is a time to meditate daily as well as apply our practice to our day-to-day life.

Location & Time

Insight Meditation meets on Mondays from 6:45pm to 8:45pm at the First Methodist Church in Ventura. 1338 Santa Clara Street (near intersection with Main).

Centrally located between Downtown and Midtown. We have a large quiet room, across the courtyard and upstairs in Wesley Hall. The second floor is accessible by chairlift and there is a large parking lot as well as plenty of off-street parking.

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.

MEDITATE WITH US ONLINE

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.

Retreats

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.

New to meditation?

We invite you to explore.

 

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

– Anguttara Nikaya