Schedule

Online Dharma SundayOnline Dharma Sunday
A Wonderwell Benefit Event
with Lama Willa Miller, Elizabeth Monson
Sunday, March 6, 2016  10:00 am - 11:30 pm

Join Lama Willa, Liz Monson, and the Natural Dharma Sangha online for a morning of Buddhist teaching and meditation. Dharma Sundays, a monthly Wonderwell tradition, will continue without break online while Wonderwell is closed for renovations.

 
Online Dharma SundayOnline Dharma Sunday
A Wonderwell Benefit Event
with Lama Willa Miller, Elizabeth Monson
Sunday, April 3, 2016  10:00 am - 11:30 pm

Join Lama Willa, Liz Monson, and the Natural Dharma Sangha online for a morning of Buddhist teaching and meditation. Dharma Sundays, a monthly Wonderwell tradition, will continue without break online while Wonderwell is closed for renovations.

 
Sangha Practice DaySangha Practice Day
with Lama Willa Miller, Elizabeth Monson
Saturday, April 30, 2016  6:30 am - 9:00 pm

All contemplative traditions welcome! Enjoy a relaxing day-long retreat or stay for the weekend. Deepen your solo practice, participate in the Natural Dharma Fellowship Lineage Practices, explore the natural beauty of the seasons of Wonderwell and connect to opportunities for guidance from the teachers in residence.

 
Dharma SundayDharma Sunday
with Lama Willa Miller, Elizabeth Monson
Sunday, May 1, 2016  10:00 am - 2:00 pm

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

 
Brendan Kennedy RetreatBrendan Kennedy Retreat
with Brendan Kennedy
Monday, May 9  5:00 pm - Sunday, May 15, 2016 2:00 pm

The awareness itself is the greatest gift and treasure which we all have right now. Actually we are the awareness itself. It contains everything we could ever wish for. Importance of awareness is that nothing can exist without it but the awareness itself can exist without anything. It itself is totally empty of anyth...

 
Yin-Yang Yoga and Meditation RetreatYin-Yang Yoga and Meditation Retreat
with Janine Grillo-Marra
Friday, May 20  5:00 pm - Sunday, May 22, 2016 2:00 pm

Experience balance and wholeness through yin yoga and other movement practices, meditation and social silence. Yin yoga is a deep and passive practice while the yang style is gently flowing with a slow and therapeutic approach. Shake Your Soul® is a playful dance-based program. Mindfulness activities, journaling and...

 
NDF Meditation Teachers RetreatNDF Meditation Teachers Retreat
with Lama Willa Miller
Friday, May 27  5:00 pm - Sunday, May 29, 2016 1:00 pm

Annual retreat for NDF Meditation Teachers and Mitras.

 
Sangha Practice DaySangha Practice Day
with Lama Willa Miller, Elizabeth Monson
Saturday, June 4, 2016  6:30 am - 9:00 pm

All contemplative traditions welcome! Enjoy a relaxing day-long retreat or stay for the weekend. Deepen your solo practice, participate in the Natural Dharma Fellowship Lineage Practices, explore the natural beauty of the seasons of Wonderwell and connect to opportunities for guidance from the teachers in residence.

 
Dharma SundayDharma Sunday
with Lama Willa Miller, Elizabeth Monson
Sunday, June 5, 2016  10:00 am - 2:00 pm

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

 
 Awareness and the Body Awareness and the Body
An Intensive Meditation Retreat
with Lama Willa Miller
Monday, June 6  5:00 pm - Friday, June 10, 2016 2:00 pm

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. In this five day meditation retreat, we will explore what it means to embody wisdom, and discover the ...

 
Breathing Through the Whole BodyBreathing Through the Whole Body
with Will Johnson
Monday, June 13  5:00 pm - Friday, June 24, 2016 10:00 am

Part of Natural Dharma Fellowship's Body Series, Will Johnson introduces us to his unique modality, Breathing Through the Whole Body. This embodied Mahamudra retreat incorporates meditation, movement and bodywork to unleash the potential for freedom in the body-mind continuum. In this 10-day retreat participants will...

 
Second Annual Natural Dharma Fellowship DathunSecond Annual Natural Dharma Fellowship Dathun
Month-long Practice Intensive
with Lama Willa Miller
Friday, July 1  4:00 pm - Monday, August 1, 2016 11:00 am

Join Natural Dharma Fellowship's sangha for the Second Annual NDF Dathun, a month-long practice period. The Dathun provides an opportunity for the sangha to enter into intensive retreat practice together in noble silence, with a structured schedule, meals, practice periods, dharma teachings and yoga support provided.

 
Sangha Practice DaySangha Practice Day
with Lama Willa Miller, Elizabeth Monson
Saturday, August 6, 2016  6:30 am - 9:00 pm

All contemplative traditions welcome! Enjoy a relaxing day-long retreat or stay for the weekend. Deepen your solo practice, participate in the Natural Dharma Fellowship Lineage Practices, explore the natural beauty of the seasons of Wonderwell and connect to opportunities for guidance from the teachers in residence.

 
Dharma SundayDharma Sunday
with Lama Willa Miller, Elizabeth Monson
Sunday, August 7, 2016  10:00 am - 2:00 pm

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

 
FAC Innate Compassion Facilitators TrainingFAC Innate Compassion Facilitators Training
with Lama John Makransky
Monday, August 8  10:00 am - Sunday, August 14, 2016 2:00 pm

More information coming soon

 
Advanced Dzogchen RetreatAdvanced Dzogchen Retreat
with Tsoknyi Rinpoche
Wednesday, August 31  - Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Actual retreat title and description to be announced.

 
Sangha Practice DaySangha Practice Day
with Lama Willa Miller, Elizabeth Monson
Saturday, September 3, 2016  6:30 am - 9:00 pm

All contemplative traditions welcome! Enjoy a relaxing day-long retreat or stay for the weekend. Deepen your solo practice, participate in the Natural Dharma Fellowship Lineage Practices, explore the natural beauty of the seasons of Wonderwell and connect to opportunities for guidance from the teachers in residence.

 
Dharma SundayDharma Sunday
with Lama Willa Miller, Elizabeth Monson
Sunday, September 4, 2016  10:00 am - 2:00 pm

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

 
NDF Wilderness RetreatNDF Wilderness Retreat
with Elizabeth Monson
Thursday, September 15  10:00 am - Wednesday, September 21, 2016 2:00 pm

More information coming soon

 
Sangha Practice DaySangha Practice Day
with Lama Willa Miller, Elizabeth Monson
Saturday, October 1, 2016  6:30 am - 9:00 pm

All contemplative traditions welcome! Enjoy a relaxing day-long retreat or stay for the weekend. Deepen your solo practice, participate in the Natural Dharma Fellowship Lineage Practices, explore the natural beauty of the seasons of Wonderwell and connect to opportunities for guidance from the teachers in residence.

 
Dharma SundayDharma Sunday
with Lama Willa Miller, Elizabeth Monson
Sunday, October 2, 2016  10:00 am - 2:00 pm

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

 
Write Meditation RetreatWrite Meditation Retreat
with Philip Osgood
Thursday, October 6  5:00 pm - Wednesday, October 12, 2016 2:00 pm

At the Write Meditation Retreat, we dive into the creative writing process enhanced by the context of Buddhist meditation practice and explore how the qualities of mindfulness and compassion complement and facilitate the generative flow of creative writing.

 
Yin-Yang Yoga and Meditation RetreatYin-Yang Yoga and Meditation Retreat
with Janine Grillo-Marra
Thursday, October 20  5:00 pm - Sunday, October 23, 2016 2:00 pm

Experience balance and wholeness through yin yoga and other movement practices, meditation and social silence. Yin yoga is a deep and passive practice while the yang style is gently flowing with a slow and therapeutic approach. Shake Your Soul® is a playful dance-based program. Mindfulness activities, journaling and...

 
Dream Yoga RetreatDream Yoga Retreat
with Lama Willa Miller, Elizabeth Monson, Andrew Holocek
Thursday, October 27  10:00 am - Monday, October 31, 2016 2:00 pm

More information coming soon

 
Sangha Practice DaySangha Practice Day
with Lama Willa Miller, Elizabeth Monson
Saturday, November 5, 2016  6:30 am - 9:00 pm

All contemplative traditions welcome! Enjoy a relaxing day-long retreat or stay for the weekend. Deepen your solo practice, participate in the Natural Dharma Fellowship Lineage Practices, explore the natural beauty of the seasons of Wonderwell and connect to opportunities for guidance from the teachers in residence.

 
Dharma SundayDharma Sunday
with Lama Willa Miller, Elizabeth Monson
Sunday, November 6, 2016  10:00 am - 2:00 pm

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

 
Sangha Practice DaySangha Practice Day
with Lama Willa Miller, Elizabeth Monson
Saturday, December 3, 2016  6:30 am - 9:00 pm

All contemplative traditions welcome! Enjoy a relaxing day-long retreat or stay for the weekend. Deepen your solo practice, participate in the Natural Dharma Fellowship Lineage Practices, explore the natural beauty of the seasons of Wonderwell and connect to opportunities for guidance from the teachers in residence.

 
Dharma SundayDharma Sunday
with Lama Willa Miller, Elizabeth Monson
Sunday, December 4, 2016  10:00 am - 2:00 pm

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