Nevada City Sitting Groups
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Mountain Stream Meditation/Nevada City Insight Center
710 Zion Street, Nevada City, CA

For additional information about the programs offered: click on the date boxes below or scroll down the page.


Every Monday Evening: 7:00–8:30 pm
First Monday of the month: Beginner's Mind Monday: Instruction, Q &A offered, 6:30-7:00 pm

Please Note: On various Monday evenings during 2017 (winter & spring) Community Dharma Leaders, Maeve Hassett and Mary Helen Fein will be presenting a series of talks and discussions on the 4 Divine Abodes (Brahma Viharas).


Video Night: First Wednesday of the month 6:30 - 8:30 pm  Video Night at the Center showing films that reflect a spiritual theme, all welcome. 

Kalyana Mitta (Spiritual Friends) Group: encouraging a deeper sense of community and spiritually based friendships by exploring the core teachings of the Buddha. The group supports meditation practice on and off the cushion to integrate the principles of kindness and non harming more fully into our daily lives. Kalyana Mitta is open to all levels of meditation practitioners and is a peer led group. 

Our time together includes a twenty-minute meditation period, followed by a short reflection and practice of Council, a mindful practice of speaking and listening from the heart which supports connection and safety.  Participants may chose to share about their own spiritual practice or the theme of the evening.

For more information call:
Center  530-265-6111


Open Temple Friday
10 am - 2 pm the Temple (710 Zion Street, Nevada City Insight Center) is open to anyone who would like to come sit in the meditation hall, read a book in the library or  practice walking meditation on the labyrinth in the back yard.  A 20 minute group sit begins at 11:30 and ends at 11:50. All are welcome to enjoy this scared space.