eSangha Retreat 2023

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eSangha Retreat
at Diamond Mountain Retreat Center

with Dr. Tucker Peck & Upasaka Upali
Retreat: November 10-19, 2023

Peck Tucker
Peck Tucker

Dr. Tucker Peck is a meditation teacher and Clinical Psychologist. He studied meditation with Sharon Salzberg and then with Upasaka Culadasa.  A former professor, he is the founding director of the scholarship fund Open Dharma Foundation, and co-host of the podcast Teaching Meditation.  He lives in Alameda, California, an island in the San Francisco Bay.





Upasaka Upali
Upasaka Upali

Upasaka Upali is a Dharma teacher who aims to demystify meditation, provide tangible instruction, and create a rewarding experience for practitioners. Upali received transmission in a lineage that can be traced back to the Buddha through Namgyal Rinpoche (Ananda Bodhi), and he took his Upasaka vows in 2015. He has a degree from St. Olaf College and has studied Dharma and meditation with Tucker Peck, Ph.D. and Upasaka Culadasa. He was a founding member of the Open Dharma Foundation and also served as its founding Executive Director. He is currently the co-host of the podcast Teaching Meditation.



Friday, November 10, 2023 – 2:00pm*

*If you need a ride to Diamond Mountain from Tucson, please arrive in Tucson no later than 12:00pm

Sunday, November 19, 2023 – 10:00am

Retreat Registration fees include your accommodation and 3 vegetarian meals per day.

  • Dorm Room: $779
  • ** SOLD OUT **Shared Room: $950
  • ** SOLD OUT **Private Room: DELUXE $1,266
  • ** SOLD OUT **Private Room: PREMIUM $1,451
  • ** SOLD OUT ** Private Cottage: MODEST $1,451 (SOLD OUT)
  • ** SOLD OUT ** Private Cottage: DELUXE  $1,698
  • Private Cottage: PREMIUM $1,847

Dorm rooms accommodate 4 guests and have bunks beds (Twin). Shared rooms accommodate 2-3 guest and have Twin or Twin XL beds. (If you are 6 feet or taller, we highly recommend requesting a Twin Xtra Long bed) Private rooms accommodate 1 guest. Kitchen and Bathroom facilities are shared with your housemate. Private Cottages accommodate 1 guest. Kitchen and Bathroom facilities are not shared with anyone else.

Most of our eco-friendly houses retreat include 12-volt solar electricity, composting toilets and passive solar design which allows them to naturally stay cooler in the summer and warmer in the winter. Please check out our houses here.

7:00am Wake up
7:15-8:00 Sit
8:00-8:45 Breakfast
8:45-9:15 Walk
9:15-10:00 Group Sit
10:00-10:30 Walk
10:30-11:15 Sit
11:15-11:45 Walk
11:45-12:45 Sit
12:45-1:30pm Lunch
1:30-2:00 Walk
2:00-2:45 Group Sit
2:45-3:30 Exercise
3:30-4:30 Sit
4:30-5:00 Walk
5:00-5:45 Group Sit
5:45-6:15 Walk
6:15-7:00 Dinner
7:00-7:30 Walk
7:30-8:45 Dharma Talk
8:45-9:30 Walk or Sit
9:30-10:15 Sit

Registration fees are refundable:

  • 50% refundable up to 3 months
  • 25% refundable from 3 months – 1 month
  • 0% for the last month

You are welcome to request an exception to this policy.

We would like you to know the rules, the Do’s & Don’ts. Please let us know if you have any questions, we are happy to answer, and if there are any concerns from your side – maybe we find a solution! Let’s talk.