• Healing Emotions Workshop

    August 18, 2018 - 12:30 pm

    A workshop for healing emotions through the integration of meditation, positive psychology, and body-centered inquiry. Led by clinical psychologist, Dawn Baird, Ph.D. Read more »

  • Introduction to Meditation

    August 20, 2018 - 7:00 pm

    Introduction to Mindfulness is a great introductory class for those new either to mindfulness meditation or to Asheville Insight Meditation. You will learn the basics of how to begin and sustain a mindfulness meditation practice... Read more »

  • Retreat: Answering the Call to Awaken

    August 22, 2018 - 3:00 pm

    A four-day meditation retreat exploring the call of the spiritual life to awaken from life's daily slumber. Led by teacher Ronya Banks and held at the Southern Dharma Retreat Center. Read more »

  • Sangha Potluck

    August 26, 2018 - 11:30 am

    Please join us at our monthly potluck. Bring yourself, your appetite, food to share, and a serving utensil... Read more »

  • Introduction to Meditation

    September 3, 2018 - 7:00 pm

    Introduction to Mindfulness is a great introductory class for those new either to mindfulness meditation or to Asheville Insight Meditation. You will learn the basics of how to begin and sustain a mindfulness meditation practice... Read more »

  • Half-Day Silent Retreat

    September 8, 2018 - 9:00 am

    Your meditation practice can be greatly supported by enhancing your skills during continued silent practice over several hours. Participants at silent retreats regularly report that they see their mindfulness practice ripen and mature... Read more »

  • Buddhist Book Club

    September 12, 2018 - 7:00 pm

    Join us at our monthly book club in which we read and discuss books with a Buddhist theme or message. Read more »

  • Introduction to Meditation

    September 17, 2018 - 7:00 pm

    Introduction to Mindfulness is a great introductory class for those new either to mindfulness meditation or to Asheville Insight Meditation. You will learn the basics of how to begin and sustain a mindfulness meditation practice... Read more »

  • Guest Speaker: John Orr

    September 24, 2018 - 7:00 pm

    Buddhist teacher John Orr will visit us to lead a meditation, give a talk, and answer questions. Read more »

  • Sangha Potluck

    September 30, 2018 - 11:30 am

    Please join us at our monthly potluck. Bring yourself, your appetite, food to share, and a serving utensil... Read more »

  • Introduction to Meditation

    October 1, 2018 - 7:00 pm

    Introduction to Mindfulness is a great introductory class for those new either to mindfulness meditation or to Asheville Insight Meditation. You will learn the basics of how to begin and sustain a mindfulness meditation practice... Read more »

  • Guest Speaker: Leigh Brasington

    October 10, 2018 - 7:00 pm

    Well-known for his teachings of the jhanas (meditation absorptions), Leigh Brasington has been practicing meditation since 1985. He is the senior American student of the late Ven. Ayya Khema, who confirmed his practice and requested that he begin teaching... Read more »

  • Buddhist Book Club

    October 10, 2018 - 7:00 pm

    Join us at our monthly book club in which we read and discuss books with a Buddhist theme or message. Read more »

  • Half-Day Silent Retreat

    October 13, 2018 - 9:00 am

    Your meditation practice can be greatly supported by enhancing your skills during continued silent practice over several hours. Participants at silent retreats regularly report that they see their mindfulness practice ripen and mature... Read more »

  • Introduction to Meditation

    October 15, 2018 - 7:00 pm

    Introduction to Mindfulness is a great introductory class for those new either to mindfulness meditation or to Asheville Insight Meditation. You will learn the basics of how to begin and sustain a mindfulness meditation practice... Read more »

  • Retreat: Mental Purification on the Buddhist Path

    October 24, 2018 - 5:00 pm

    A 5-day silent meditation retreat in which we purify our minds of mental burdens in order to liberate our essential, spacious, and loving nature. This Vipassana (Insight Meditation) retreat will be led by AIM founder Ronya Banks. Read more »

  • Sangha Potluck

    October 28, 2018 - 11:30 am

    Please join us at our monthly potluck. Bring yourself, your appetite, food to share, and a serving utensil... Read more »

  • Introduction to Meditation

    November 5, 2018 - 7:00 pm

    Introduction to Mindfulness is a great introductory class for those new either to mindfulness meditation or to Asheville Insight Meditation. You will learn the basics of how to begin and sustain a mindfulness meditation practice... Read more »

  • Guest Speaker: Donald Rothberg

    November 7, 2018 - 7:00 pm

    Join us for an evening with leading Buddhist teacher, Donald Rothberg, who will be leading a meditation, giving a talk, and answering questions afterwards. Read more »

  • Half-Day Silent Retreat

    November 10, 2018 - 9:00 am

    Your meditation practice can be greatly supported by enhancing your skills during continued silent practice over several hours. Participants at silent retreats regularly report that they see their mindfulness practice ripen and mature... Read more »