Ehipassiko — Come and See for Yourself
Mindfulness in Practice & at Work
Joseph Goldstein, Sharon Salzberg
January 4, 2014
at the Judson Memorial Church, 55 Washington Square S, New York, NY 10012
02:00 pm - 05:00 pm
This event is SOLD OUT.
Pre-registered attendees only; walk-in registration will not be available.
Doors open at 1pm.
For door-to-door directions, try Hopstop.com.
The afternoon will include meditation, talk, and Q&A, and is suitable for beginners.
Copies of Sharon Salzberg's latest book Real Happiness at Work and Joseph Goldstein's Mindfulness: A Practical Guide to Awakening will be available for purchase. There will also be a post-event book signing with both teachers.
Teacher support: Suggested starting donation is $20 but whatever you offer is greatly appreciated and no one is ever turned away for lack of funds. All donations go to support the teacher(s).
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Joseph Goldstein is a cofounder of the Insight Meditation Society in Barre, Massachusetts, where he is one of the resident guiding teachers. He is the author of Mindfulness: A Practical Guide to Awakening, A Heart Full of Peace, One Dharma: The Emerging Western Buddhism, Insight Meditation and The Experience of Insight. He has also coauthored books with Sharon Salzberg and Jack Kornfield. Joseph has studied and practiced meditation since 1967 under the guidance of eminent teachers from India, Burma, and Tibet and he leads Insight and Lovingkindness Meditation retreats around the world.
Sharon Salzberg is a central figure in the field of meditation, a world-renowned teacher and NY Times bestselling author. She has played a crucial role in bringing meditation and mindfulness practices to the West and into mainstream culture since 1974, when she first began teaching. She is the co-founder of the Insight Meditation Society in Barre, MA and the author of ten books including NY Times bestseller, Real Happiness, her seminal work, Lovingkindness and her forthcoming release by Flatiron Books, Real Love. Renowned for her down-to-earth teaching style, Sharon offers a secular, modern approach to Buddhist teachings, making them instantly accessible. She is a regular columnist for On Being, a contributor to Huffington Post, and the host of her own podcast: The Metta Hour. For more information, visit www.SharonSalzberg.com.