IMCW is a community of individuals who share the common aspiration of awakening from suffering through the development of an ethical life, the cultivation of a loving heart and wise mind, and by learning to see oneself, others and the world clearly, just as they are.
Our offerings, which include classes, retreats and special events, are grounded in Buddhist Insight (Vipassana) teachings, and rest on the foundational practice of mindfulness. They are meant to be accessible to people of all backgrounds and beliefs who feel a sincere desire to be free from the suffering caused by fear, clinging and the illusion of separation.
As a community, we:
What We Offer:
IMCW is guided by a collective of 65 teachers, an active board of directors, a small part-time staff, and a community of generous volunteers.