Entering the Stream Program with Gil Fronsdal (2017 – 2018) Entering the Stream Program with Gil Fronsdal (2017 – 2018) May 22, 2017 Monday Oct 2, Friday Nov 3, Monday Dec 4; Friday Jan 19, Monday Feb 5, Friday March 16, Friday Apr 20, Monday May 21, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m This eight-month program provides experienced practitioners an opportunity to delve into some of the deeper teachings of our Buddhist tradition in a community of other committed practitioners. We will discuss core principles and insights important in the Buddha’s teachings, including aspects of liberation and awakening. The program includes required monthly readings and short reflective essays. Participation by selection. Application available on IMC website in July. Pre-requisites: at least five years of insight meditation practice, five seven-day (or longer) silent vipassana retreats, and completion of IMC’s Eightfold Path Program or its equivalent. To apply, fill out online application. Applications due by September 1, 2017. Notification of acceptance in mid-September. Questions: email firstname.lastname@example.org.