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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.


"Hatred will never cease by hatred. It is only by love that hatred will cease. This is eternal law." - The Buddha

Many thanks to all who participated in the special sitting last Monday. We were able to donate $200 in your name. If you were unable to attend you can still donate here: Pulse Victim's Fund.

No open sitting on Monday, July 4.

July 6 Dharma Talk now features practice leader Philip Murphy with Dharma and Recovery. After the meditation he will speak briefly on his experience in coming to practice through recovery, and include information on the Refuge Recovery program.

The Young Adult Group now meets on first Thursdays. Next sitting is July 7. Contact Joyce if you have any questions.


Emergency Cancellations for Drop-In Sittings

If there is a question about snow or other weather-related cancellations, please call Insight PV at 413-527-0388 after 3:00 pm for evening events or 7:00 am for morning events and select the cancellation mailbox. Also, the calendar on the website will list if a class is cancelled.