Donald Rothberg

Donald Rothberg

August 14, 2022, – Donald Rothberg, Ph.D., a member of the Teachers Council at Spirit Rock Center,and a teacher at the East Bay Meditation Center, teaches retreats and groups onconcentration and insight meditation practice, lovingkindness practice,...
Rev. Liên Shutt

Rev. Liên Shutt

August 7, 2022 – Rev. Keiryū Liên Shutt is a lineage holder in the Shunryu Suzuki tradition. Born to aBuddhist family in Vietnam, she received her meditation training in the Insight andZen traditions in the US, Thailand, Japan, and Vietnam. She was a founding...
Bob Isaacson

Bob Isaacson

March 6, 2022 – Bob Isaacson is President and co-founder of Dharma Voices for Animals, an organization of those committed both to practicing the teachings of the Buddha (the Dharma) and to speaking out when animal suffering is supported by the actions of those...
Alan Levin, M.A. L.M.F.T.

Alan Levin, M.A. L.M.F.T.

September 19 – Alan Levin, M.A. L.M.F.T., is a long time explorer of the interface of psychological and spiritual development, social/political activism and the ceremonial use of entheogenic plants and other substances.  He has been a licensed psychotherapist...
Eugene Cash

Eugene Cash

September 12 – Eugene Cash is the founding teacher of the San Francisco Insight Meditation Community of San Francisco. He teaches at Spirit Rock Meditation Center and leads intensive meditation retreats internationally. His teaching is influenced by both Burmese...
Rev. Daigan Gaither

Rev. Daigan Gaither

September 26 – Rev. Daigan Gaither began Buddhist practice in 1995 in the Vipassana (Insight) tradition before studying Zen in 2003 with Ryushin Paul Haller Roshi. He received Lay Ordination in 2006 where he was given the name Daigan or “Great Vow,” and received...