Daylong Retreat, via Zoom
Welcoming the Night: Winter Solstice Daylong Retreat
Sunday, December 19; 10am-noon; 1:30-4pm ET
evening Pali chanting led by Venerable Mahayaye Vineetha: 7:30-8:30pm ET (link here)
This retreat will take place via Zoom.*
Suggested donation: $25-50 registration + dana for Bernadine
For the evening chanting, there is a separate registration page (link here) with the opportunity to give dana to the Venerable Mahayaye Vineetha.
will gather to honor the longest night of the year, to welcome the
winter and explore what it might bring us and what we might offer it in
turn. We will engage in practices grounded in the body and the earth
including silent meditation, contemplative movement, writing and
intention setting, and relational practice.
*We will meet on Zoom
but there will be plenty of space for turning off the camera and
staying connected while resting the eyes and moving the body.
Bernadine Mellis is a member of IWM's Board and the Beloved Community Builders committee. She co-facilitates White & Awakening in the Dharma and facilitates The Sure Heart (a
group for children and families). She is also a filmmaker, teacher, and
mother. She is currently a student in the True North Insight Community
Meditation Teacher Mentorship Program and a part-time student in
divinity school. Bernadine has been a member of the Board since 2019.
ZOOM LINK: https://zoom.us/j/9431561684?pwd=YVQ1N1VzNWE3dGR4RERSZ1l3Zks0Zz09
Dial in by phone for audio only: Call (646) 558-8656. Meeting ID: 943 156 1684. Password: 242.
Everyone is welcome to all of our events regardless of ability to
You can give online or send checks to InsightPV, 116 Pleasant Street, Suite 242, Easthampton, MA 01027.