This webinar will focus on the role of a guide in human evolution and how spiritual practices and techniques serve as tools for our own personal transformation. This webinar will enhance our understanding of how a teacher and a practice compliment each other and show the possibilities of what it means to be a human. The apparent conflict between the sacred and secular does not really exist, and Mirabai would talk about how to integrate our perspective of the two. She will also share how developing contemporary mind for modern age helps in recognizing the sacred in everything.
Speaker : Mirabai Bush is the author of Working with Mindfulness, co-creator of Google’s ‘Search Inside Yourself’ program, co-founder of the Centre for Contemplative Mind and Society and a founding board member of the Seva Foundation. At Seva she directed the Seva Guatemala Project and co-developeda retreat program called Sustaining Compassion, Sustaining Earth Some of her literary works include “Contemplation Nation”, “Contemplative practices in Higher Education” and “Walking Each other home,” co-authored with Ram Dass. She teaches contemplative practices
Her spiritual studies include 20 years of Catholic schooling; two years in India with Hindu teacher Neemkaroli Baba; meditation in monasteries with Buddhist teachers Shri S.N. Goenka, Anagarika Munindra and IMS guiding teachers; and studies with Pir Vilayat Khan and Tibetan Buddhist lamas Kalu Rinpoche, Gelek Rinpoche, Tsoknyi Rinpoche and others; and five years of intensive practice in Iyengar yoga and five years of Aikido under Kanai Sensei.
For over 20 years, she has organized, facilitated and taught in retreats, workshops and courses on spirit and action.
Overview and Takeaway:
- Role of a spiritual guide in human transformation.
- How do spiritual practices help us in creating a life of purpose.
- The interesting intersect of the sacred and secular.
- The ultimate transforming potential which leads to personal awakening will also be discussed.
Who Should Attend
Everyone who are on a spiritual path, or who intend to start a spiritual practice or looking for a spiritual teacher. Well, isn’t that just about everyone in this world!