Donald Rothberg

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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 on
concentration and insight meditation practice, lovingkindness practice, transforming
the judgmental mind, mindful communication, working skillfully with conflict, and
socially engaged Buddhism.

Small Group Discussions

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Group discussions are a perennial favorite at GBF, allowing us to get to know each other in a way that speaker-led dharma talks do not always offer.

Ari Lathuras

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Ari Lathuras has been practicing meditation for approximately 35 years. She has received teaching from many renowned Buddhist teachers over the years.

Small Group Discussions

San Francisco Buddhist Center 37 Bartlett Street, San Francisco, CA

Group discussions are a perennial favorite at GBF, allowing us to get to know each other in a way that speaker-led dharma talks do not always offer.

Saturday Half-Day Retreat: Cultivating the Heart of Peace

San Francisco Buddhist Center 37 Bartlett Street, San Francisco, CA

Please join us September 10th at GBF’s Bartlett Street location, 10am to 3 pm. for a half day retreat with René Rivera.
The theme is Cultivating The Heart of Peace Meditation.
A meditation, dharma talk and group interaction will all be part of the day. We will provide drinks but please bring your own lunch.
As usual we will be hosting you in person or on Zoom.

David Richo

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David Richo, Ph.D., is a psychotherapist, writer, and workshop leader. His latest book is Ready: How to Know when to Go and when to Stay. (Shambhala, 2022)

Kevin Griffin

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Kevin Griffin is a Buddhist teacher and author known for his innovative work connecting
dharma and recovery, especially through his 2004 book "One Breath at a Time: Buddhism
and the Twelve Steps".

Prasadachitta

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Sean Feit Oakes

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Sean Feit Oakes, PhD, teaches Buddhism and somatic practice focusing on the integration of meditation, trauma resolution, and social justice.

Small Group Discussions

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Group discussions are a perennial favorite at GBF, allowing us to get to know each other in a way that speaker-led dharma talks do not always offer.

John Martin

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John Martin teaches Vipassana (Insight), Metta (Loving Kindness) and LGBTQIA+
meditation retreats. He leads an ongoing weekly Monday evening meditation group
in San Francisco.

Anjali Sawhney

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Anjali Sawhney (she/her/s) is a Certified Integral Life Coach from New Ventures West in San
Francisco, 2006 and a trained international Leadership Embodiment Teacher (somatic coaching
based on Aikido & Mindfulness) with founder Wendy Palmer, 2011.