Deer Park Monastery was established by Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh to share the practice of mindful living.
This 400-acre sanctuary rests peacefully in the chaparral mountains of southern California, surrounded and protected by oaks and the natural landscape.
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The monastery has reopened for visitors. This makes us happy and brings joy. Always check the calendar below for when we might offer in-person events. We are not open for drop-in visitors. When we do have visitors, everyone must be fully vaccinated and be able provide proof of vaccination.
Deer Park Monastery
2499 Melru Lane, Escondido, CA
Please join us for this 5-day mindfulness retreat offering opportunities to come back to ourselves during daily sitting, walking, and eating meditation, in order to touch the nourishing and healing […]