Don't try to be anything, Do not make yourself into anything. Do not be a meditator. Do not become enlightened.
When you sit, let it be. When you walk, let it be. Grasp at nothing. Resist nothing.
Our purpose is to provide a supportive setting and community for insight meditation practice. Newcomers and beginners are always welcome
There is no charge to participate. The opportunity for group practice and instruction is offered according to the Asian tradition of dana.
The Louisville Vipassana Community does not provide personal counseling, group therapy or other mental health services.
Go to the “Schedule” tab for information about meditation times, support classes, and guidelines for our practice
The Louisville Vipassana Community operates with a Dharma Council to help provide leadership within the community. Our primary teachers are Glenda and Phil. Their information is on the “Teachers” tab. The Dharma Council is composed of:
LVC has an Ethics Committee and Policy. The Committee is composed of:
If you'd like to contact someone to discuss a potential ethical issue you've experienced, you may always do so in private with anyone on the Ethics Committee or Dharma Council. If you'd prefer to contact that person via a confidential email, the committee and council member email addresses are above.
View or download LVC's ethical guidelines here (PDF)