The Subtle BodyThe Subtle Body
A Meditation and Yoga Retreat
with Lama Willa Miller
Sunday, December 4  - Thursday, December 8, 2016
Kripalu Yoga and Retreat Center

Discover how bridging practices of body and mind can open the doorway to nondual wisdom. In the yogic traditions of Tibet, the body and mind are understood to be inseparable. On the tantric path, this union of mind and body is gradually realized through working with the subtle body, which contains energies that are n...

 
Spontaneous AwakeningSpontaneous Awakening
Five Doorways to the Natural State
with Lama Willa Miller, Janine Grillo Marra
Monday, December 12, 2016  6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Tranquil Flame Yoga

Meditation is a key practice on the spiritual path for the development of inner peace, wisdom and joy. While meditation involves practice, it need not be tedious or complicated. Meditation can be as simple as relaxing, letting go, opening up, being present and sustaining. These five steps, called “five doorways to ...

 
Tuesday Night TeachingsTuesday Night Teachings
Dark Grace
with Lama Willa Miller
Tuesday, December 13, 2016  7:00 pm
Cambridge Friends Meeting House

How can adversity enlighten us? In the tradition of Heart Cultivation (Lojong), the unwanted is the greatest treasure. Without adversity, suffering and heartbreak, it is not possible to develop greater and more inclusive compassion for others. But, in order to metabolize adversity and open the heart to compassion, we...

 
Natural Dharma's Annual Winter RetreatNatural Dharma's Annual Winter Retreat
The Power of Original Wisdom
with Lama Willa Miller, Lopon Liz Monson, Bob Morrison, Camille Hykes
Monday, January 2  5:00 pm - Monday, January 9, 2017 2:00 pm
Wonderwell Mountain Refuge

This year’s Winter Retreat is a joining together of community to deepen—through meditation and teachings—in our innate original wisdom. This week-long retreat, guided by Lama Willa Miller, Lopon Liz Monson, Bob Morrison and Camille Hykes will focus on transformative practices that allow us to directly access th...

 
Embodied AwakeningEmbodied Awakening
Discovering the Body as Your Temple
with Lama Willa Miller
Monday, April 24  5:00 pm - Saturday, April 29, 2017 11:00 am
Wonderwell Mountain Refuge

"Great wisdom lives in the body"….Thus states the Hevajra Tantra. The yogic tradition of Tibetan Buddhism teach that the body is a sacred space, capable of waking us up physically, energetically and spiritually. Yet, the body is often neglected in the life of many spiritual practitioners, in favor of cultivating st...

 
Pilgrimage to BhutanPilgrimage to Bhutan
Hidden Lands, Hidden Yogis
with Lama Willa Miller, Lopon Liz Monson, Jetsun Deleplanque
Friday, May 19  - Friday, June 2, 2017

Join us for an unforgettable journey through the heart of the Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan. Known as “the last Shangrila”, Bhutan—isolated from its neighbors by high mountains and rugged jungle—has preserved its culture, natural beauty, language, and religious traditions largely resisting forces of industriali...

 
NDF Meditation Teachers RetreatNDF Meditation Teachers Retreat
The Art of Wise Communication
with Lama Willa Miller, Lopon Liz Monson, Dan Clurman, and the teachers and mentors of NDF
Friday, June 23  5:00 pm - Sunday, June 25, 2017 12:00 pm
Wonderwell Mountain Refuge

The theme for the NDF Teacher’s Retreat 2017 is wise communication. Joining us will be communications coach Dan Clurman, associate professor in the School of Business at Golden Gate University in San Francisco, CA. Dan is also a spiritual seeker with many years of experience in meditation. In addition to our annual...

 
Family RetreatFamily Retreat
with Lama Willa Miller, Lopon Elizabeth Monson, Andria L. Whited, Chuck Beardsley
Thursday, August 10  5:00 pm - Sunday, August 13, 2017 1:00 pm
Wonderwell Mountain Refuge

Join us for a Family Retreat Weekend. It’s a wonderful opportunity to connect with like-minded families, introduce our children to sangha, build community, and have a great time together at the beautiful Wonderwell Retreat Center in Springfield, NH. There will be group activities for the whole family (gardening, co...

 
Dharma SundayDharma Sunday
with Lama Willa Miller, Lopon Liz Monson
Sunday, September 10, 2017  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.

 
Dharma SundayDharma Sunday
with Lama Willa Miller, Lopon Liz Monson
Sunday, October 8, 2017  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.

 
Wild Body, Wild Mind Wild Body, Wild Mind
Finding the Inspiration for Meditation Practice in the Temple of the Natural World
with Lama Willa Miller, Lopon Liz Monson
Tuesday, October 17  5:00 pm - Sunday, October 22, 2017 12:00 pm
Wonderwell Mountain Refuge

In this deep meditation retreat, we will explore the intersection between formal meditation practice and engagement with the natural world as a potent means for deepening in our understanding and recognition of the natural state. By working with perception, the five senses, and phenomena we can come into harmony with...

 
Wisdom of the BodyWisdom of the Body
with Rose Taylor Goldfield, Lama Willa Miller
Thursday, October 26  5:00 pm - Sunday, October 29, 2017 12:00 pm
Wonderwell Mountain Refuge

The yogic tradition of Buddhism teaches that the body is a sacred space, capable of waking us up physically, energetically and spiritually. In this five day meditation retreat, join Rose Taylor Goldfield, author of Training the Wisdom Body (Shambhala, 2013), and Lama Willa Miller, author of The Wakeful Body (upcoming...

 
Dharma SundayDharma Sunday
with Lama Willa Miller, Lopon Liz Monson
Sunday, November 12, 2017  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.

 
Dharma SundayDharma Sunday
with Lama Willa Miller, Lopon Liz Monson
Sunday, December 3, 2017  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.