Retreat Teaching Schedule:


  • December 28, 2018: A Dedicated Day of Practice for Experienced Practitioners, Spirit Rock, Woodacre, CA 
  • January 22-26, Residential Retreat, Spirit Rock, Woodacre, CA
  • March 2, 2019 Advanced Practitioners Daylong with Guy Armstrong (APP Graduates only), Spirit Rock
  • March 23, 2019 San Diego Insight Daylong
  • April 27, 2019: LGBTQI Daylong, Spirit Rock, Woodacre, CA
  • June 18-22, 2019 LGBTQI Residentail Retreat, Insight Retreat Center, Scotts Valley, CA
  • July 10-19, 2019: Metta Retreat, Spirit Rock, Woodacre, CA
  • August 17: Metta Daylong,  Insight Meditation Center, Redwood City, CA
  • December 2-9, 2019 LGBTQI Retreat: Finding True Refuge, Spirit Rock, Woodacre, CA
  • February, 2020: February Monthlong, Spirit Rock, Woodacre, CA

"Wisdom is knowing I am nothing.  Love is knowing I am everything. And, between the two my life moves.” Nisargadatta Mahraj

John L. Martin, Guiding Teacher

Guiding Teacher

John Martin teaches Vipassana (Insight) and Metta (Loving Kindness) meditation retreats.