Eve Decker

San Francisco Buddhist Center 37 Bartlett Street, San Francisco, CA

Eve Decker has been practicing Insight Meditation since 1991, and has taught groups, daylongs, and short retreats since 2006...

Bob Isaacson

San Francisco Buddhist Center 37 Bartlett Street, San Francisco, CA

Bob Isaacson is President and co-founder of Dharma Voices for Animals...

René Rivera

San Francisco Buddhist Center 37 Bartlett Street, San Francisco, CA

René Rivera is a meditation teacher, restorative justice facilitator and...

Padmatara

San Francisco Buddhist Center 37 Bartlett Street, San Francisco, CA

Padmatara began meditating in 1989 and became interested in Buddhism in Brighton, England around the same time.

Small Group Discussions

San Francisco Buddhist Center 37 Bartlett Street, San Francisco, CA

Group discussions are a perennial favorite at GBF, allowing us to get to know each other in a way that speaker-led dharma talks do not always offer.

Amida Cary

San Francisco Buddhist Center 37 Bartlett Street, San Francisco, CA

Amida Cary directs the Retreat Guide Training and the Retreat Concentration of the Inayatiyya Inner School of North America.

Bob Stahl, Ph.D.

San Francisco Buddhist Center 37 Bartlett Street, San Francisco, CA

Bob Stahl, Ph.D. has founded eight mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) programs in medical centers in the San Francisco Bay Area and is currently offering programs at El Camino Hospital in Mountain View, California.

Small Group Discussions

San Francisco Buddhist Center 37 Bartlett Street, San Francisco, CA

Group discussions are a perennial favorite at GBF, allowing us to get to know each other in a way that speaker-led dharma talks do not always offer.

Dorothy Hunt

San Francisco Buddhist Center 37 Bartlett Street, San Francisco, CA

Dorothy Hunt serves as spiritual director of Moon Mountain Sangha and was the founder of the San Francisco Center for Meditation and Psychotherapy.

Ian Challis

Ian Challis teaches at Insight Community of the Desert, Palm Springs where he is a founding member and past guiding teacher.

Francisco Morillo Gable

San Francisco Buddhist Center 37 Bartlett Street, San Francisco, CA

Francisco has been devoted to Dharma since 2003. Thanks to this, he made an unexpected recovery from an accident that had rendered him disabled.

Frank Ostaseski

San Francisco Buddhist Center 37 Bartlett Street, San Francisco, CA

Frank Ostaseski is an internationally respected Buddhist teacher and visionary co-founder of the Zen Hospice Project, and founder of the Metta Institute.