Greg Scharf

Biography

Greg Scharf began meditating in 1992 and has been teaching residential meditation retreats since 2007, including the annual Three-Month Retreat at IMS, where he is a core teacher. In his teaching Greg emphasizes the understanding that meditation is fundamentally an exploration of nature and natural processes. He also stresses the critical importance of bringing the qualities of kindness, compassion and a sense of humor to practice. Currently living in the high country of northern Arizona, Greg’s love of nature and the outdoors deeply informs both his practice and teaching

Teaching schedule

2017

Sep 1–15
with Jill Shepherd
Medlow Bath, NSW, Australia
Info: (02) 4788 1024; office@bmimc.org.au
 
Sep 23–30
with Jill Shepherd 
Tairua, New Zealand
Info: 64 7 868 8798; register here
 
Oct 24 – Dec 5 
Insight Meditation Society – Retreat Center
with Andrea Fella, Winnie Nazarko, Brian Lesage & Erin Treat
Barre, MA
Info: 978-355-4378; rc@dharma.org
 
Dec 1–31
with Caroline Jones
Insight Meditation Society – Forest Refuge
Barre MA
Info: 978-355-2063; fr@dharma.org

2018

 

Jan 27 – Mar 24
Insight Meditation 2-month Retreat
Woodacre, CA
Info: 415-488-0164, srmc@spiritrock.org
 
Apr 13–20
A Spacious Heart & Mind – Insight & Lovingkindness Retreat
Insight Meditation Society – Retreat Center
with Rebecca Bradshaw. Devin Berry & bruni dávila assisting
Barre, MA
Info: 978-355-4378; rc@dharma.org
 
Jun 15–22
Toronto, Canada
 
Jul 20–29
Insight Meditation Retreat
Woodacre, CA
Info: 415-488-0164, srmc@spiritrock.org
 
Aug 17–26
Insight Meditation Society – Retreat Center
with Narayan Liebenson
Barre, MA
Info: 978-355-4378; rc@dharma.org
 
Sep 1 – Dec 4
Insight Meditation Society – Retreat Center
with Andrea Fella, Winnie Nazarko, Brian Lesage & Erin Treat
Barre, MA
Info: 978-355-4378; rc@dharma.org

 

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