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  • June 24 Kirtan with Gaura Vani and Visvambhar of the Juggernauts

    Editor posted on Jun 10 2015
    June 24 Kirtan with Gaura Vani and Visvambhar of the Juggernauts

    Please join us during Tara Brach's Wednesday, June 24 class in Bethesda for a special event: Kirtan with Gaura Vani and Visvambhar of the Juggernauts. During a slightly extended class, Tara will offer a  ​regular guided meditation, and a shortened talk to allow for music.

    Before the Kirtan chanting begins...

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  • Beloved Community: Healing What Separates Us

    Editor posted on May 19 2015
    Beloved Community: Healing What Separates Us

    BuddhaFest panel, Sunday, June 14, 12:30-2:30 p.m.

    In the spirit of MLK's vision of “beloved community", we look at how we can make our own Buddhist communities more inclusive. This program, "Beloved Community: Healing What Separates Us," explores how issues of separate-ness connect deeply both with our collective spiritual journey, and with our own personal paths of awakening...

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  • 29th Annual Vesak Celebration

    Editor posted on May 13 2015
    29th Annual Vesak Celebration

    Sunday, May 17
    9 a.m.-4 p.m.

    You are invited to join Buddhists from Greater Washington DC temples representing many different countries and traditions as we celebrate the birth, enlightenment, and Mahaparinirvana of the Buddha. The 29th International Vesak Day’s activities include: offerings, prayers and  homages to the Buddha...

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  • Bringing Mindfulness to Life Yearlong--Applications due!

    Editor posted on May 13 2015
    Bringing Mindfulness to Life Yearlong--Applications due!
    Applications due this Friday, May 15.

    This yearlong course is designed to help you deepen your practice through dedicated contemplative practices, writing, and movement. It runs from September, 2015-June, 2016 and includes monthly meetings, three daylong retreats, a weekend residential retreat, small group work ... Read more
  • BuddhaFest: June 11-14

    Editor posted on May 02 2015
    BuddhaFest: June 11-14

    Join us at BuddhaFest as we screen the new film PLANETARY, followed by a discussion with director Guy Reid and two members of the cast, Rev. angel Kyodo williams Sensei and Buddhist dharma teacher and comedian Wes Nisker.

    We have forgotten...

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  • Nepal Disaster Relief

    Editor posted on May 01 2015
    Nepal Disaster Relief

    We at IMCW are holding the people of Nepal in our hearts and our prayers following last week's devastating earthquake, in which over 6,000 people died and innumerable others have been injured and left homeless.

    The New York Times has published an article that may interest you and includes links to a number of respected groups that are responding to the tragedy by helping provide food, water, shelter and medical aid....

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  • Earth Day, April 2015

    Editor posted on Apr 17 2015
    Earth Day, April 2015

    Earth Day links to videos from Wednesdays Bethesda class: a TED talk by Buddhist monk Matthieu Ricard on altruism and it's potential to help the current climate cris, and a trailer for the new video, "Planetary". Links are provided to those and the trailer to the new video, "Wisdom to Survive: Climate, Capitalism and Community"...

    Also, join One Earth Sangha's new EcoSattva training...

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  • New Website Calendar and Registration

    Editor posted on Apr 04 2015
    New Website Calendar and Registration

    IMCW is proud to announce a new website calendar and registration. You'll be happy to find it easier to find and register for your favorite events.  And best of all, the whole website is now mobile- and tablet-friendly.

    No log-ins!!  When you go to register for an event you'll find a streamlined registration process with no log in or passwords. It's also easier to find your events...

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  • BuddhaFest June 11-14: Matthieu Ricard, Tara Brach, Sharon Salzberg & Bhikkhu Bodhi

    Editor posted on Mar 30 2015
    BuddhaFest June 11-14: Matthieu Ricard, Tara Brach, Sharon Salzberg & Bhikkhu Bodhi

    The 6th annual BuddhaFest will be held in Arlington, VA on June 11-14, featuring four days of films, talks, meditation and music inspired by the principles of mindfulness and compassion.

    This year's speakers include New York Knicks mindfulness trainer George Mumford, The Nature Conservancy CEO Mark Tercek, New York Times writer David Gelles, 30-year Thich Nhat Hanh student...

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  • Yearlong Intensive: Bringing Mindfulness to Life

    Editor posted on Feb 26 2015
    Yearlong Intensive: Bringing Mindfulness to Life

    September 2015-May 2016

    Imagine if mindfulness was a way of life, instead of a class...

    Applications are now being accepted for the 2015-16 class of Bringing Mindfulness to Life. The course offers monthly meetings, three daylong retreats, a weekend residential retreat, small group work and regular one-on-one meeting with teachers. The dynamic curriculum includes dharma study, structured journaling exercises designed specifically for this class, and yoga....

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