Events and Retreats


Make The Mountains Dance: A Meditation Retreat

With Jesse Cardin
September 17 – 20, 2015 in Crozet, Virginia
When we allow the barriers between us and the world to …


Invention Is The Mother of Necessity: A Livestreamed Talk

Monday, August 3rd, 20157pm PST – Santa Rosa & Online
A talk about how meditation makes a different world, with John Tarrant Roshi. 


It Comes Out of Your Own Heart and Covers the Sky and the Earth

A workshop on Zen and friendship with John Tarrant in Santa Barbara 
Sunday, Aug 16th 2015 10:00 am to 4:30 pm

Matisse Verve

Meditation, Creativity, and the Body

September 26 & 27with John Tarrant in Toronto
Meditation is basically loving life: Loving your own feelings, your thoughts and insights, …

The Path at the Heart of the World

A 7-Day Retreat with John Tarrant and FriendsOctober 17-24 in Santa Rosa, CA
The path at the heart of the world is …

Sunset from Bolinas Ridge by Harry Davis

Everyone Has Their Own Light: An Open Mind Retreat

With John Tarrant in Bolinas CA
August 20-23, 2015Thursday evening to Sunday noon.
The thing is that everyone carries a light—and that means more …