Retreat Centers and Insight Meditation Groups

Jetavana Temple Forest Monastery in Temple, NH

Other Local Practice Groups


  • Access to Insight (readings in Theravada Buddhism)
  • Dharma Seed (books and recordings)
  • Audio Dharma (recordings from Gil Fronsdale’s Insight community in CA.)
  • Buddhaville (nationwide project to establish communities for Buddhist practitioners in the older years of their life. Expected emphasis [as of May ’16] is independent living with some attention to assisted living and end-of-life care. They are soliciting opinions in a nation-wide poll. Led by Bill Manning, founder of the first Earth Day.)
  • Pariyatti (books and recordings)
  • DhammaTalks (talks by monastics in the Forest Tradition)
  • ForestSangha (portal website for monastic communities in Ajahn Chah lineage.  Excellent source for downloadable publications and talks and audios of chanting by nuns and monks.)
  • Inquiring Mind Magazine (bi-annual publication)
  • One Earth Sangha – Expressing a Buddhist response to climate change and other threats to our home
  • Dhammapada Reflections – recommended by Doreen.  Verse with short commentary for reflection published every new and full moon.