Events List

Events List

Events List

IMC is pleased to offer many of our programs online.

IMC is currently considering ways to reopen IMC and IRC to in-person programs.  As of now, there are no plans to reopen before late-summer or early-fall.  IMC is committed to creating a safe and welcoming practice environment for all.

To view the standalone events calendar, click here. To access the calendar from other applications, click here (iCal).

Sunday, October 24th
  • 9:25 am - 10:45 am YouTube: Sitting and Talk With Gil Fronsdal
      We are offering IMC's usual Sunday morning sit and talk live, on YouTube and on IMC's website..  The meditation starts at 9:25 and the 30-minute talk starts at 10:00.  
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  • 10:45 am - 11:15 am Zoom: Weekly Sunday Sangha Meeting Following the Dharma Talk


    Build and maintain community by connecting online with other IMC sangha members to discuss the Sunday dharma talk and share about our Buddhist practices. Please join us on Zoom each Sunday following the dharma talk at approximately 10:30 am for about 20-30 minutes for breakout rooms and/or large group discussions. Facilitated by Jan Messer and Barry Rothman, IMC sangha members. 
    Join Zoom Meeting
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    Meeting ID: 844 4520 9955
    Passcode: Sangha

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    Meeting ID: 844 4520 9955
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  • 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm In Person and Hybrid Zoom Meeting: Asian Dharma Circle with Lilu Chen & Ying Chen
    Zoom link 

    Meeting ID: 898 8792 7912
    Password: 925962

    This dharma circle includes sitting meditation, a short dharma talk, dharma discussion, and community activities. We intend to provide a safe, friendly and nourishing environment. Open to all self-identified people of Asian or South Asian background. No registration required. The circle is open for drop in at any time. There is an optional 30 minutes social time from 2:30 to 3:00 pm PST.

     Questions? Contact: asianimc2020@gmail.com


    Lilu Chen's Biography and Ying Chen's Biography



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    Lilu Chen's Biography and Ying Chen's Biography
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  • 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm Online, for people in their 20s/30s: At Home in the World: Dharma Evenings for people in their 20's and 30's with Max Erdstein
    Sunday evenings, 7:30 to 9pm. (except the 2nd Sunday of the month). This weekly group addresses themes relevant to people in their 20s and 30s and includes guided meditations, short dharma talks, and group discussions. We have a friendly and vibrant ongoing community, and those in their 20s/30s are welcome to join us. 


    Zoom link:  https://zoom.us/j/688465676

    Max Erdstein's biography
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Monday, October 25th
  • 7:00 am - 7:45 am YouTube: Sitting and Dharmette With Gil Fronsdal: 7:00 am - 7:45 am
      Each weekday morning Gil leads a lightly-guided 30-minute meditation (7-7:30 am) followed by a brief discussion of a dharma topic (7:30-7:45 am).  Each week will be a different topic and each day will be a further exploration of that week's topic.
      This offering is broadcast live (and recorded) on YouTube.  You can access it on the IMC website at  https://www.insightmeditationcenter.org/live-video/  Alternatively, you can also access it directly on YouTube at  https://www.youtube.com/user/insightmed/live.
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  • 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Zoom & YT: Happy Hour: Practicing Loving-Kindness with Nikki Mirghafori
    On Zoom and YouTube (links below): Join us for an hour of gladdening the mind and heart! In these daily offerings we will explore gentle and gradual cultivation and expansion of heart practices, which are known to be both supportive for a mindfulness practice and transformative in their own right. Our hour together includes: a 5-10 min introduction to the week's topic, a 30-minute guided meditation, small-group practice, and discussion and Q/A. All are welcome.

    Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/92006340224?pwd=U3dZZVVLWVpaeWtGWHQ5eGg1Lzc0UT09
    Password: metta

    IMC YouTube Channel (Zoom is streamed live on YT concurrently -- no opportunity for small group practice, though): https://www.youtube.com/user/insightmed/live

    Support: If you'd like to donate to the teacher or to IMC, you can click here to go to the donations page on the IMC website.  thank you!

    Nikki Mirghafori's Biography
    Diana Clark's Biography

    Zoom dial by phone information:

    Meeting ID: 920 0634 0224
    Passcode: metta
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    Meeting ID: 920 0634 0224
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  • 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm CANCELLED THIS WEEK - YouTube: Sitting and Talk with Diana Clark
    <CANCELLED THIS WEEK>

    A guided meditation at 7:30 pm and a dharma talk at 8:00 pm

    The live video is available on IMC's website here

    It is also broadcast live on YouTube here

    (If you'd like to donate to the teacher or to the center, you can visit IMC's donation page here)
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Tuesday, October 26th
  • 7:00 am - 7:45 am YouTube: Sitting and Dharmette With Gil Fronsdal: 7:00 am - 7:45 am
      Each weekday morning Gil leads a lightly-guided 30-minute meditation (7-7:30 am) followed by a brief discussion of a dharma topic (7:30-7:45 am).  Each week will be a different topic and each day will be a further exploration of that week's topic.
      This offering is broadcast live (and recorded) on YouTube.  You can access it on the IMC website at  https://www.insightmeditationcenter.org/live-video/  Alternatively, you can also access it directly on YouTube at  https://www.youtube.com/user/insightmed/live.
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  • 9:30 am - 10:45 am Zoom: Sitting, Reflection, & Discussion with Ari Crellin-Quick

    We will sit for 30 minutes, followed by a reflection and discussion.

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    Password: Aware


    Meeting ID: 988 4967 3888
    Password: Aware
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    Meeting ID: 988 4967 3888
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  • 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Zoom: Happy Hour: Practicing Loving-Kindness with Diana Clark
    On Zoom (link below): Join us for an hour of gladdening the mind and heart! In these daily offerings we will explore gentle and gradual cultivation and expansion of heart practices, which are known to be both supportive for a mindfulness practice and transformative in their own right. Our hour together includes: a 5-10 min introduction to the week's topic, a 30-minute guided meditation, small-group practice, and discussion and Q/A. All are welcome.

    Support: If you'd like to donate to the teacher or to IMC, you can click here to go to the donations page on the IMC website.  thank you!

    Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/92006340224?pwd=U3dZZVVLWVpaeWtGWHQ5eGg1Lzc0UT09
    password:metta

    Diana Clark's Biography
    Nikki Mirghafori's Biography


    Meeting ID: 920 0634 0224
    Passcode: metta
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    +16699006833,,92006340224# US (San Jose)
    +12532158782,,92006340224# US (Tacoma)

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            +1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma)
            +1 346 248 7799 US (Houston)
            +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago)
            +1 929 436 2866 US (New York)
            +1 301 715 8592 US (Washington DC)
    Meeting ID: 920 0634 0224
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  • 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm Zoom: Curso de 9 semanas: Los Fundamentos de la Atención Plena (Satipatthana) con Andrea Castillo

    Curso de 9 semanas: Los Fundamentos de la Atención Plena (Satipatthana) con Andrea Castillo  
    Fechas: 9 martes consecutivos, 12 de octubre al 7 de diciembre, 2021
    Horas: 7:30- 9:00 p.m. PT (Hora California)
    Medio: Sesiones por Zoom, enlace: https://zoom.us/j/740302050?pwd=a04rcFZFYjVwL3FMdUVXdmZsRWlVdz09
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Wednesday, October 27th
  • 7:00 am - 7:45 am YouTube: Sitting and Dharmette With Gil Fronsdal: 7:00 am - 7:45 am
      Each weekday morning Gil leads a lightly-guided 30-minute meditation (7-7:30 am) followed by a brief discussion of a dharma topic (7:30-7:45 am).  Each week will be a different topic and each day will be a further exploration of that week's topic.
      This offering is broadcast live (and recorded) on YouTube.  You can access it on the IMC website at  https://www.insightmeditationcenter.org/live-video/  Alternatively, you can also access it directly on YouTube at  https://www.youtube.com/user/insightmed/live.
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  • 9:30 am - 12:15 pm COVID Cancelled: Half-day Retreat with Gil Fronsdal

       

      • 9:30 – 10:15 am Sitting

      • 10:15 – 11:00 am Walking

      • 11:00 – 11:45 am Sitting

      • 11:45 – 12:00 pm Dharmette (Brief talk)

      • 12:00 – 12:15 pm Temple cleaning

      • 12:15 – Informal Lunch Gathering (bring bag lunch)

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  • 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Zoom & YT: Happy Hour: Practicing Loving-Kindness with Nikki Mirghafori
    On Zoom and YouTube (links below): Join us for an hour of gladdening the mind and heart! In these daily offerings we will explore gentle and gradual cultivation and expansion of heart practices, which are known to be both supportive for a mindfulness practice and transformative in their own right. Our hour together includes: a 5-10 min introduction to the week's topic, a 30-minute guided meditation, small-group practice, and discussion and Q/A. All are welcome.

    Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/92006340224?pwd=U3dZZVVLWVpaeWtGWHQ5eGg1Lzc0UT09
    Password: metta

    IMC YouTube Channel (Zoom is streamed live on YT concurrently -- no opportunity for small group practice, though): https://www.youtube.com/user/insightmed/live

    Support: If you'd like to donate to the teacher or to IMC, you can click here to go to the donations page on the IMC website.  thank you!

    Nikki Mirghafori's Biography
    Diana Clark's Biography

    Zoom dial by phone information:

    Meeting ID: 920 0634 0224
    Passcode: metta
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    +16699006833,,92006340224# US (San Jose)
    +12532158782,,92006340224# US (Tacoma)

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            +1 346 248 7799 US (Houston)
            +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago)
            +1 929 436 2866 US (New York)
            +1 301 715 8592 US (Washington DC)
    Meeting ID: 920 0634 0224
    Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/k8SDvlO7Z
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Thursday, October 28th
  • 7:00 am - 7:45 am YouTube: Sitting and Dharmette With Gil Fronsdal: 7:00 am - 7:45 am
      Each weekday morning Gil leads a lightly-guided 30-minute meditation (7-7:30 am) followed by a brief discussion of a dharma topic (7:30-7:45 am).  Each week will be a different topic and each day will be a further exploration of that week's topic.
      This offering is broadcast live (and recorded) on YouTube.  You can access it on the IMC website at  https://www.insightmeditationcenter.org/live-video/  Alternatively, you can also access it directly on YouTube at  https://www.youtube.com/user/insightmed/live.
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  • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm Women's Circle of Mindfulness with Hilary Borison
    A gathering for women who wish to deepen practice in a loving community, as we learn to weave  mindfulness throughout our daily lives. For more information and to receive the zoom link, please contact Hilary at hborison@sbcglobal.net.
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  • 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Zoom: Happy Hour: Practicing Loving-Kindness with Diana Clark
    On Zoom (link below): Join us for an hour of gladdening the mind and heart! In these daily offerings we will explore gentle and gradual cultivation and expansion of heart practices, which are known to be both supportive for a mindfulness practice and transformative in their own right. Our hour together includes: a 5-10 min introduction to the week's topic, a 30-minute guided meditation, small-group practice, and discussion and Q/A. All are welcome.

    Support: If you'd like to donate to the teacher or to IMC, you can click here to go to the donations page on the IMC website.  thank you!

    Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/92006340224?pwd=U3dZZVVLWVpaeWtGWHQ5eGg1Lzc0UT09
    password:metta

    Diana Clark's Biography
    Nikki Mirghafori's Biography


    Meeting ID: 920 0634 0224
    Passcode: metta
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            +1 929 436 2866 US (New York)
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    Meeting ID: 920 0634 0224
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  • 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm Zoom: Sitting, Reflection and Q&A with Marjolein Janssen
    A sitting, followed by a short reflection and Q&A.   You are welcome to submit questions in advance at:  Thursday Evening Dharma Questions

    Join Zoom Meeting
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    Meeting ID: 967 4953 1274
    Password: 100929
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    Meeting ID: 967 4953 1274
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Friday, October 29th
  • 7:00 am - 7:45 am YouTube: Sitting and Dharmette With Gil Fronsdal: 7:00 am - 7:45 am
      Each weekday morning Gil leads a lightly-guided 30-minute meditation (7-7:30 am) followed by a brief discussion of a dharma topic (7:30-7:45 am).  Each week will be a different topic and each day will be a further exploration of that week's topic.
      This offering is broadcast live (and recorded) on YouTube.  You can access it on the IMC website at  https://www.insightmeditationcenter.org/live-video/  Alternatively, you can also access it directly on YouTube at  https://www.youtube.com/user/insightmed/live.
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  • 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm Via Zoom: Dharma Inspired Book Group

    Dharma Inspired Book Group. Go to Dharma Friends Website for zoom instructions and directions for free book download.

     

     

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  • 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Zoom & YT: Happy Hour: Practicing Loving-Kindness with Nikki Mirghafori
    On Zoom and YouTube (links below): Join us for an hour of gladdening the mind and heart! In these daily offerings we will explore gentle and gradual cultivation and expansion of heart practices, which are known to be both supportive for a mindfulness practice and transformative in their own right. Our hour together includes: a 5-10 min introduction to the week's topic, a 30-minute guided meditation, small-group practice, and discussion and Q/A. All are welcome.

    Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/92006340224?pwd=U3dZZVVLWVpaeWtGWHQ5eGg1Lzc0UT09
    Password: metta

    IMC YouTube Channel (Zoom is streamed live on YT concurrently -- no opportunity for small group practice, though): https://www.youtube.com/user/insightmed/live

    Support: If you'd like to donate to the teacher or to IMC, you can click here to go to the donations page on the IMC website.  thank you!

    Nikki Mirghafori's Biography
    Diana Clark's Biography

    Zoom dial by phone information:

    Meeting ID: 920 0634 0224
    Passcode: metta
    One tap mobile
    +16699006833,,92006340224# US (San Jose)
    +12532158782,,92006340224# US (Tacoma)

    Dial by your location
            +1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose)
            +1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma)
            +1 346 248 7799 US (Houston)
            +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago)
            +1 929 436 2866 US (New York)
            +1 301 715 8592 US (Washington DC)
    Meeting ID: 920 0634 0224
    Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/k8SDvlO7Z
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