Supporting the Awakening of Consciousness in Asheville and Beyond
Time: August 28, 2011 from 6:45pm to 8:30pm
Location: Women's Wellness Center
Street: 24 Arlington Street
Website or Map: http://www.ashevillemeditatio…
Event Type: meditation, dharma, talk, group, q&a's, &, discussion
Organized By: Ronya Banks
Latest Activity: Aug 20, 2011
An Evening With Lila Kate Wheeler.
This evenings event will consist of:
- Ms. Wheeler will lead a group Meditation session,
- She will give the group a meaningful dharma talk,
- & She will be available the last 30 minutes for Q&A/Group Discussion.
Lila Kate Wheeler: started practicing yoga when she was 12 and Buddhist meditation at age 21. She began teaching in the 1980s and has sustained her practice in many Buddhist and Hindu meditative traditions. She traveled to Burma where she was ordained as a nun in 1988, and studied at Dharma centers in the United States, India, Nepal, and Tibet. In addition to her Dharma teaching, Lila works as a writer, editor, and journalist. She had a Radcliffe Fellowship in 2008 to support her novel writing and lives in Somerville, MA.