Meditation and Support in the Metro DC-VA-MD Area:
Insight Meditation Community of Washington (classes, daylongs and residential retreats)
Mindfulness-Based Practitioners in the Metro-DC & Baltimore area: (For those interested in finding a therapist or practitioner who practices mindfulness-based therapy, contemplative psychotherapy, or teaches mindfulness and meditation consistent with Buddhist teachings.)
Residential, Online and Home Retreats:
Bhavana Society, Forest Monastery and Retreat Center, West Virginia
Southern Dharma Meditation Center, Hot Springs, NC
Spirit Rock Meditation Center, Marin County, CA
Mindfulness in Education:
Inward Bound Mindfulness Education (iBme): Transformative Retreats & Programs for Teens, Parents & Professionals
MINDS: A non-profit dedicated to making DC-area schools more conscious and compassionate learning environments by teaching mindfulness-based practices to students, educators, and parents.
Audio Dharma Resources:
Dharma Seed Library, the Archival Center of Western Buddhist Vipassana Teachings, offers online streaming audio or downloading capacity to the teachings of the Buddha.
Insight Meditation Community, Redwood City, CA
Other Websites of Interest:
Telesangha – a daily meditation and mindfulness program
Insight Timer – meditate with people from all over the world!
“Access to Insight” Website, Readings in Theravada Buddhism.
BuddhaNet, Buddhist Education and Information Network
“Inquiring Mind” – Buddhist Journal with a national listing of retreats and sitting groups