Margha means “path” in Sanskrit and refers to the path to enlightenment envisioned as a process of deep, gradual and individualized development.


In the practices of Vajrayana, we welcome our difficult thoughts, emotions, and physical reality as the fodder for awakening.


Ecosattva Council is a process of reflection, reckoning, and listening for collective wisdom around various issues.

Dharma Dialogues

A year-long interview series with leading women in Buddhism sponsored by Natural Dharma Fellowship and hosted by Lama Willa Miller and Lama Liz Monson.
Natural Dharma Fellowship

Practice Groups

Most practice groups have not returned to in-person meetings at this time.

Some groups are meeting online.

The Wonderwell local sangha group is meeting in-person on Thursday evenings.

Please see below for information about each practice group (organized by onsite location). 
Feel free to use the contact email provided for each group to get more up-to-date information.

Cambridge Sangha

The Natural Meditation Practice Group (of the Mahamudra and Dzogchen traditions) supports the ongoing deepening of students in the four aspects of natural meditation: one-pointedness, simplicity, one-taste, and non-meditation. These guided meditations, Q and A, and discussions offer an opportunity for students to find connection and support for their ongoing natural meditation.

Meeting Status: We are currently meeting online.

Day/Time:  Tuesdays at 7:00 PM

Meeting Location: Virtual meetings on Zoom until further notice.
Please see 
Schedule for upcoming Tuesday Night Meditations and to get Zoom link. 

For more information: Terri:

Address: Cambridge Friends Meeting House, Longfellow Park, Cambridge, MA

Wonderwell Local Meditation Group

The Meditation Hall at Wonderwell reopened on a limited basis in July, and meditation sessions are taking place each week. Building access is limited to the meditation hall, the front hallway and bathroom, and the south porch. No dining room access (yet), so no food or snacks please.  Everyone is welcome, please join us!

Meeting Status: We have resumed in-person meetings at Wonderwell!


Evening Group Sessions: Thursdays from 6:00–7:30 pm. Lightly structured meditation (45 minutes) followed by time for discussion and sangha sharing.
November dates: November 4, 11, 18 (NO meeting on 11/25, Thanksgiving)

Morning Open Drop-in Sessions: These sessions have been paused for now.

Meeting Location: Wonderwell Mountain Refuge

Address: 253 Philbrick Hill Road, Springfield, NH 03284

For more

Other Practice Groups

Brooksville, ME

Natural Meditation Practice Group

At our weekly sessions, we explore meditation practices based on the Dzogchen and Mahamudra traditions that evoke the qualities of wisdom, compassion, and natural awareness. Our sessions are open to all. No prior experience with meditation or Buddhism is necessary.

We are currently meeting online.

Thursdays at 6:00 PM

Virtual meetings on Zoom until further notice. Please use contact information below to get a link for the meeting.

Philip Osgood

Sheila Moir

Reversing Falls Sanctuary
818 Bagaduce Road, Brooksville, ME

Concord or Springfield, New Hampshire

Granite State Sangha

We are a small, friendly, dedicated group of meditation practitioners located in Concord, New Hampshire. Meditation practice is led by an experienced meditation instructor or practice leader, and is followed by a CD teaching and discussion. Lama Rod Owens and other teachers/Lamas join us once a month to lead meditation and teach. There is always time for questions, comments and discussion.

We are currently meeting online.

Sundays from 9:30 – 10:45 AM
Virtual meetings on Zoom until further notice. Please use contact information below to get a link for the meeting.

Don Belanger

Dori Bongiovanni

See for more details on location in Concord or Springfield, NH

North Andover, MA

Great Pond Sangha at North Parish

We practice primarily in the Natural Awareness (Dzogchen, Mahamudra) and Mahayana traditions of Tibetan Buddhism. Weekly sittings are drop-in and free of charge. Newcomers welcome. Founded in 2004, we serve the Merrimack Valley and Essex County communities and are affiliated with North Parish Unitarian Universalist Congregation.

We are currently meeting online.

Wednesdays from 7:30 – 9:00 PM – Guided Meditation, Discussion, Dharma Talks, Guest Teachers, Q&A
Fridays from 8:30 – 9:15 AM – Silent Sitting & Walking Meditation

Virtual meetings on Zoom until further notice. Please use contact information below to get a link for the meeting.

For Zoom links, info about other activities, and weekly news, please join our Google Group Mailing List

Mark Lemire or Susan Malloy

Laura Howell
Spiritual Director

190 Academy Road North Andover, MA
Northampton, MA

Northampton, Massachusetts Sangha

We offer guided meditation and discussion of practices of innate compassion and natural awareness, adapted from Tibetan Buddhism but accessible to anyone of any spiritual background (or none at all). Experienced practitioners as well as beginners are welcome. Teachers are affiliated with Natural Dharma Fellowship and Foundation for Active Compassion.

We are currently not meeting until further notice.

Wednesdays at 7:00 PM

Currently not meeting.

211 North St, Suite #1, Northampton, MA 01060

Philadelphia, PA

Philadelphia Natural Dharma Practice Group

We practice in the Mahamudra and Dzogchen traditions of natural awareness, including supportive practices to develop mental stability and cultivate compassion. We host NDF teachers, including Lama Willa Miller and Brendan Kennedy to offer weekend workshops to the Philadelphia community, and organize practice days for the sangha. All are welcome, including beginners.

We are currently meeting online.

Sundays at 4:00 PM, Wednesdays at 7:30 PM

Virtual meetings on Zoom until further notice. Please use contact information below to get a link for the meeting.

We meet at sangha members’ homes in Philadelphia and Bala Cynwyd.

Portland, ME

Portland Maine Natural Meditation Practice Group

This Natural Meditation Practice Group is based on traditional practice techniques of Mahamudra and Dzogchen. We offer guided meditation and discussion as support for our personal development of Natural Awareness, Compassion,  and Love. All are welcome on a drop-in basis. No prior meditation experience is required.

We are currently meeting online.

Weekly, Thursdays, 5:40 – 7:00 PM
Virtual meetings on Zoom until further notice. Please use contact information below to get a link for the meeting.
25 Middle Street, Portland, Maine
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