“There’s More Than One Way to Skin an Ego: The Multiplicity of Meditations”: A 3-Night Residential Retreat with Santikaro at Lake Tahoe

Flyer: Santikaro 2019 flyer REGISTRATION OPTIONS QUESTIONS? Contact Karen Kvasnicka at karen@dharmazephyr.com or 775-267-2424 Photos by Tom Gray and Mark Breedon, respectively

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Daylong Meditation and Benefit for Vipassana Metta Foundation

The Dharma Zephyr Sangha Retreat Committee announces a change to our schedule for September 15-16.  Steve Armstrong, the scheduled teacher, has been diagnosed with a brain tumor and has canceled his autumn schedule while receiving treatment.  (See the Caring Bridge website https://www.caringbridge.org/visit/stevenkarmstrong for further information and updates on Steve’s treatment.)…

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Daylong Meditation Retreat with Kathy Schwerin & Christy Tews: “Retreat from the Holidays”

Offer Yourself a Day of Silence! Return to your body, relax, and breath. Community dharma leaders Kathy Schwerin and Christy Tews will offer techniques to use throughout the year to center, calm, and ground yourself. The day will be in silence except for instructions in sitting and walking meditation; dharma…

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Two Daylong Meditation Retreats with Shaila Catherine

Two daylong Buddhist meditation retreats in Carson City with Shaila Catherine. The retreat times for each day are the same: 9:30 am to 5:00 pm. Both days are suitable for experienced and beginning meditators. Participants may join for either or both days. Please bring a sack lunch. Saturday’s Theme: Meditative…

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4-Day, 3-Night Residential Retreat with Santikaro at Lake Tahoe

Entries Into Mindfulness with Breathing: Guided by renowned teacher Santikaro. REGISTER BEFORE MARCH 21 TO RECEIVE A DISCOUNT ($270 instead of $290)!!  Both beginners and experienced practitioners are welcome at this silent meditation retreat.  In addition to guided meditations and instruction, there will be ample opportunities for personal exploration while…

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Dharma Zephyr’s new “Mentor Council”

On March 1 sixteen longtime Dharma Zephyr members met at Christy’s house to talk about how to better offer dharma teachings to our community. Lots of ideas emerged from the meeting: adding meditation to existing yoga practices; continuing to develop  earth-centered practices like the Earth Care Group; continuing our prison work;…

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