Lama Willa – Media & External Events

Upcoming External Events​

Over the course of a year, our core teachers are invited to be guests at various retreat and Buddhist study centers around the country and beyond.
The section below contains listings and links for retreats that Willa is offering through other venues outside of Natural Dharma Fellowship.
Scroll through the gallery below to see upcoming events and click through for more information & registration.

These retreats are held outside of Natural Dharma Fellowship and will not show up on our regular schedule.
Please contact the individual venues for information and registration.

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Blue Spirit | Costa Rica
December 9-15, 2023
Wild Awakening: A Journey Back to Wholeness through Meditation, Reconnection, and Rewilding
with Lama Willa Baker and Lama Liz Monson

How do we travel a path from feeling fractured to wholeness? What practices return us to harmony and integrity with the natural world? What are the foundations for living well with and for others, with and for this struggling world? If these questions tug at your soul, this retreat is for you.
Link Coming Soon!


The Wakeful Body

Somatic mindfulness is informed by one very simple observation: the mind is distracted but the body is not. The body is not thinking or ruminating. It is just feeling and being present, aware, and vibrant.  (2021)

The Arts of Contemplative Care

Powerful and life-affirming, this watershed volume brings together the voices of pioneers in the field of contemplative care--from hospice and hospitals to colleges, prisons, and the military. (2012​)

Everyday Dharma

In The Everyday Dharma, Willa Blythe Baker, an authorized Lama in the Tibetan Buddhist Tradition, reworks ancient Buddhist techniques and adapts them for western readers seeking personal transformation. (2009)

Essence of Ambrosia

Essence of Ambrosia: a guide to Buddhist meditation, composed by prolific Tibetan scholar and practitioner Jonangpa Tāranātha ("Liberating Protector of Jonang,").  Translated by Willa Blythe Baker. (2009)

Articles & Interviews

Podcasts & Video


Willa Blythe Baker
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