Jack Kornfield

Jack Kornfield

Jack Kornfield is one of the key teachers to have brought Buddhist mindfulness practice to the West. He is the cofounder of the Insight Meditation Society in Barre, Massachusetts, and Spirit Rock Meditation Center in Woodacre, California. His books include After the Ecstasy, the Laundry; The Art of Forgiveness, Lovingkindness, and Peace; Meditation for Beginners; and The Wise Heart.

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ARTICLES

Conscious Conduct | An Excerpt from The Path of Insight Meditation

The Five Training Precepts The First Aspect: Conscious Conduct or Virtue The first aspect, conscious conduct or virtue, means acting harmoniously and with care toward the life around us. For spiritual practice to develop, it is absolutely essential that we establish a basis of...
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Remembering S.N. Goenka

We join our palms and say goodbye to a teacher who had an immense impact on the world. S.N. Goenka was a pioneer in making  Vipassana meditation  widely available to a secular audience. Over 170 meditation centers have been established around the globe under his auspices. His legacy will resound...
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EVENTS

BuddhaFest

June 1–3, 2018 | Beverly Hills, ca

BuddhaFest embraces the principles of mindfulness and compassion through a unique mix of inspiring films, modern wisdom teachings, meditation and live music. This year’s festival features an extraordinary lineup of presenters, including: Lama Surya Das Lama Tsultrim Allione Jack Kornfield Trudy...

Loving Awareness: A Retreat for Experienced Meditators with Jack Kornfield and Trudy Goodman Kornfield

June 14–17, 2018 | Barre, ma

A lottery will be conducted for this course. Registrations are due by November 7, 2017. Loving Awareness, practiced as mindfulness and metta, is the gateway to liberation. During this meditation retreat, we will join together as experienced practitioners to quiet the mind, open the heart...