Second Italy Retreat Held Aug. 2015

This 1-week retreat included 35 retreatants from 11 countries, including Italy of course, as well as Austria, Canada, England, France, Germany, Indonesia, Israel, the Netherlands, Switzerland, and Sweden. Many thanks to the organizers, Andrea S. and Andrea M. as well as our translator, Victoria. (photo is of part of the group) Here is a hotlink to learn more about this retreat:...

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Italian Newspaper Interview on Meditation

Italian Newspaper Interview on Meditation

As part of our teaching in Italy in August 2015, an Italian newspaper ran the following interview of us about meditation and its benefits. Italian Newspaper article interview on meditation. We later recorded this 6-minute audio transcript of the article, at this hotlink on Dharma Seed. Audio Transcript of Italian Newspaper Article. This is a great introduction to meditation, available in an abbreviated...

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First East Coast Daylong Held at Yale

First East Coast Daylong Held at Yale

We have been invited by Dr. Judson Brewer, who is head of the Yale University School of Medicine Neuroscience Lab and also a Buddhist practitioner and sangha leader. Dr. Brewer is interested in studying the samatha practice as part of his research at Yale, and invited us to give a daylong for his sangha and others who want to attend, at the Yale Chapel, in New Haven, Connecticut. Please click here for information and to...

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Talks & Lectures

general overview of the types of talks you do, what they’re about, where you offer them, etc. with links to various pages within site. general overview of the types of talks you do, what they’re about, where you offer them, etc. with links to various pages within site. general overview of the types of talks you do, what they’re about, where you offer them, etc. with links to various pages within site. general overview of the...

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