Regular Public Events at New York Insight - Bart’s Spiritual Home

Insight Dialogue Sangha at New York Insight Meditation Center Second & Fourth Mondays of Every Month | 6:30pm – 8:30pm in Meditation Room 704

Daylong Retreats

Day of Mindfulness Meditation with Rosemary Blake and Bart van Melik Sunday, September 29, 2019 | 10:00am – 5:00pm at New York Insight Meditation Center

Awakening Together: An Insight Dialogue Retreat with Bart van Melik Sunday November 9, 2019 | 10.00am -5:00pm at Princeton Center for Yoga and Health

IMS Urban Retreat with Bart van Melik and Leslie Booker Jan 24 - Jan 26, 2020 at New York Insight Meditation Center

Residential Retreats

Inzichtmeditatie retraite met Bart van Melik en assistentie van Riët Aarsse Jan 3 - Jan 5 2020 at Bosoord, Loenen, Netherlands

Insight Dialogue Retreat with Janet Surrey and Bart van Melik Feb 20 - Feb 23, 2020 at Barre Center for Buddhist Studies, Barre Ma

Insight Meditation Retreat with Bart van Melik, Dara Williams, and assisted by nakawe cuebas and Walt Opie April 04 - April 09, 2020 at Insight Meditation Society, Barre MA

Insight Meditation Retreat with Joseph Goldstein, Kamala Masters and Bart van Melik July 17- July 26, 2020 at Spirit Rock Meditation Center, Woodacre CA

Relational Dharma Retreat with Oren Sofer and Bart van Melik Sept 14 - Sept 20, 2020 at Spirit Rock Meditation Center, Woodacre CA


Lineage Project Training Mindfulness for Youth with Chia-Ti Chiu and Bart van Melik Nov 22- Nov 24, 2019 at Lululemon Soho: 520 Broadway, NYC

Private Trainings

Bart offers training for organizations, groups and individuals in mindfulness and Insight Dialogue. He specializes in making mindfulness practice accessible and down-to-earth, as well as supporting educators who are working with teens and adolescents. Clients and associate organizations include:

  • The Lineage Project

  • Barre Center for Buddhist Studies

  • The Insight Meditation Society

  • Spirit Rock Meditation Center

  • Mindful Schools

  • Tricycle Magazine

  • CUNY (City University of New York)

  • Chase Bank

  • Silicon Valley Bank

  • Equinox Fitness

To inquire about a private event or training, please email Bart.