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

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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