“If you’re invested in security and certainty,
you are on the wrong planet.” 
– Pema Chödrön


Richard Shankman

Mar 8, 2009

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Richard Shankman lives in Oakland, CA. He has been a meditator since 1970 and teaches regularly at dharma centers and groups throughout the San Francisco Bay Area. Richard is a co-founder of both the Sati Center for Buddhist Studies and the Community Partnership for Mindfulness in Education, which brings mindfulness training into the Oakland inner-city schools. Richard is the author of The Experience of Samadhi. His teaching schedule may be found at www.richardshankman.org and he may be contacted at Richard@sati.org.

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