Lama Willa Schedule

Dharma SundayDharma Sunday
Wisdom (Paramita Series)
with Lama Willa Miller
Sunday, July 27  10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wonderwell Mountain Refuge

Visit the refuge for a Natural Dharma Fellowship morning of meditation, contemplation, and a community potluck. More Details

 
Eco-Dharma Conference 2014Eco-Dharma Conference 2014
with David Loy, PhD, Colin Beavan, Ven. Bhikkhu Bodhi, Rev. angel Kyodo williams, Kritee, PhD, Lama Willa Miller, David Stember, Rev. Danny Fisher, Patrick Groneman, Archarya Adam Lobel, Lou Leonard & Kristin Barker
Thursday, August 7  5:00 pm - Monday, August 11, 2014 2:00 pm
Wonderwell Mountain Refuge

Join us in the foothills of the White Mountains of New Hampshire for a unique event featuring prominent Buddhist teachers, scholars, and environmental activists discussing in depth the intersection of Buddhist practice and stewardship of the earth. Conference participants will also be invited into this discussion. Th... More Details

 
Vajrayana Annual Practice IntensiveVajrayana Annual Practice Intensive
with Lama Willa Miller, Lama Rod Owens, Lama Samten Drolma, Lama Karma Chötso
Saturday, August 23  5:00 pm - Friday, August 29, 2014 2:00 pm
Wonderwell Mountain Refuge

Join us for NDF's annual gathering for Vajrayana practice! This year's retreat will include a special transmission by Lama Karma Chotso and Lama Willa Miller of Karma Chagme's Union of Mahamudra and Dzogchen. More Details

 
Dharma SundayDharma Sunday
Upaya (Paramita Series)
with Lama Willa Miller
Sunday, August 31  10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wonderwell Mountain Refuge

Visit the refuge for a Natural Dharma Fellowship morning of meditation, contemplation, and a community potluck. More Details

 
Living with DyingLiving with Dying
with Lama Willa Miller, Cheryl A. Giles, PhD, Dr. Jonna Goulding, MD, Dr. Leo Shapiro, MD
Thursday, September 4  5:00 pm - Sunday, September 7, 2014 2:00 pm
Wonderwell Mountain Refuge

Being in the presence of the dying can be a rewarding and meaningful encounter. However, it can also challenge us to face our deepest fears and uncertainties. Especially, in the healthcare profession, we are often not offered the tools we need to stay with the truth that our patient is dying. We are often encouraged ... More Details

 
The Wisdom of the BodyThe Wisdom of the Body
Awakening the Energies of the Five Dakinis
with Lama Willa Miller, Lama Samten Drolma, Jane Burdick, Deborah Jai Levy, Janine Grillo-Marra
Monday, September 8  5:00 pm - Sunday, September 14, 2014 12:00 pm
Wonderwell Mountain Refuge

"Great wisdom lives in the body". These are the words of the Hevajra Tantra. Guided by a team of teachers grounded in practices of the body, we will discover how deep wisdom can be known right through this human form, and through the arts of movement and yoga. Drawing on the theory and practice of Tibetan yoga, we wi... More Details

 
Dharma SundayDharma Sunday
Resilience (Paramita Series)
with Lama Willa Miller
Sunday, September 21  10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wonderwell Mountain Refuge

Visit the refuge for a Natural Dharma Fellowship morning of meditation, contemplation, and a community potluck. More Details

 
Organic AwarenessOrganic Awareness
A Weekend Retreat to Discover Innate Wisdom
with Lama Willa Miller
Thursday, October 16  6:00 pm - Sunday, October 19, 2014 2:00 pm
Mount Eden Retreat Center 56 Millpond Road in Washington New Jersey

Most of us believe that happiness can be established if we just have the right conditions in our life--the right job, the right home, the right spouse, etc. The timeless teachings of the Wisdom traditions, however, tell us the causes for happiness are not primarily external: Happiness is found by discovering the inna... More Details

 
In the Eye of the StormIn the Eye of the Storm
Adversity as the Path to Awakening
with Lama Willa Miller
Monday, October 27  6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Tranquil Flame Yoga and Wellness

When we encounter difficult outer circumstances, our tendency is to want to avoid or fix them. When we meet challenging emotions, we want to suppress them or find a way to escape from what we are feeling. But these very strategies, in the end, often compound our suffering. More Details

 
Dharma SundayDharma Sunday
with Lama Willa Miller
Sunday, November 30  10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wonderwell Mountain Refuge

Visit the refuge for a Natural Dharma Fellowship morning of meditation, contemplation, and a community potluck. More Details

 
Dharma SundayDharma Sunday
Jnana (Paramita Series)
with Lama Willa Miller
Sunday, December 28  10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wonderwell Mountain Refuge

Visit the refuge for a Natural Dharma Fellowship morning of meditation, contemplation, and a community potluck. More Details

 
Natural Dharma's Annual Winter RetreatNatural Dharma's Annual Winter Retreat
The Power of Original Wisdom
with Lama Willa Miller, Lama John Makransky
Friday, January 2  5:00 pm - Friday, January 9, 2015 2:00 pm
Wonderwell Mountain Refuge

Begin the year with Natural Dharma's Sangha as we join together to deepen—through meditation and teachings—our connection with our innate original goodness. This week-long retreat, guided by Lama Willa and Lama John Makransky, will focus on transformative practices that allow us to directly access the love and wi... More Details

 
TummoTummo
Level III Vajrayana Intensive
with Lama Willa Miller
Monday, January 12  5:00 pm - Sunday, January 25, 2015 2:00 pm
Wonderwell Mountain Refuge

A deep winter retreat for the transmission of the practice of Tummo (Inner Heat), the first of the Six Yogas of Naropa. This retreat combines teaching, transmission, individual guidance and intensive practice. Teachings occur in the mornings. Afternoons are reserved for individual practice. More Details

 
ChenrezigChenrezig
The Bodhisattva of Compassion
with Lama Willa Miller, Lama John Makransky
Friday, February 20  5:00 pm - Sunday, February 22, 2015 2:00 pm
Wonderwell Mountain Refuge

Join Lama John and Lama Willa at Wonderwell for the transmission of the practice of the Bodhisattva of Compassion Chenrezig. The practice of Chenrezig supports the deepening of innate qualities of wisdom and compassion, and is a complement to all forms of meditation practice. More Details

 
The Nature of Mind in BuddhismThe Nature of Mind in Buddhism
with Trungram Rinpoche, Lama John Makransky, Lama Willa Miller
Friday, September 18  5:00 pm - Sunday, September 20, 2015 2:00 pm
Wonderwell Mountain Refuge

Details to follow. More Details