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Eastworks, 2nd Floor
116 Pleasant Street
Suite 242
Easthampton, MA 01027-2755
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Established in 1998, Insight Meditation Center of Pioneer Valley is a Buddhist center in the Insight Meditation tradition serving western Massachusetts. Our mission is to share the Buddha's teachings with those who are interested. Insight PV is a non-residential center offering sittings, classes & retreats and special events to help sustain and deepen meditation practice and bring wisdom and compassion into daily life. Click About Us to learn more.

CORRECTION to the FALL 2014 Brochure

Please note there's an error on the Fall 2014 brochure that went out in the mail this week. The "Unguided Silent Meditation Sittings" occur on Fridays from 5:45 - 6:30. We apologize for any confusion. (Note the pdf listing available here is correct.)


August Offerings
Half-Day Loving-kindness Retreat
Candace Cassin
Saturday, August 23, 9:00am - 12:30 pm
Suggested contribution: $20-40 registration plus teacher donation
Take a morning to give yourself to the practice of lovingkindness, or metta. There will be instruction and most of the morning we will be practicing in silence. Both beginners and seasoned practitioners welcome.

Register now!

The Arising of the Path:
Seven Key Qualities to Growth
Wednesday, August 20, 7:15-9:00 pm
Suggested contribution: $5-20
Akincano is a scholar-practitioner, psychotherapist and Buddhist teacher. He has lived as a monastic for 20 years in the forest monasteries of Thailand and Europe, studied Pali and scriptures, and holds an M.A. in Buddhist psychotherapy. He has a small practice in Cologne, Germany and teaches Buddhist Psychology and meditation internationally. No registration necessary.