SIX PARAMITAS: Buddhist Studies Dharma Talk

with Shastri Sandra Ladley

May 16th

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  • $10 Program Price

The Six Paramitas - generosity, discipline, patience, diligence, meditation, wisdom - can guide us to awaken our compassion.  Shastri Sandra Ladley visits us to talk about working with the Paramits as a daily life practice.  She recently studied the Paramitas at Gampo Abbey for seven seeks with Pema Chodron and will share her experience with us.


$10 suggested donation



Shastri Sandra Ladley is a long-time Shambhala Buddhist practitioner and teacher.  She was appointed as a Shastri for Berkeley and Northern California in 2012.  Sandra has held several Shambhala leadership positions in Northern California including Chairman of the Board, Regional Co-Director of Shambhala Training, and Head of Practice and Education for Berkeley.  As a teacher, she draws on an extensive professional life as a manager, counselor, and teacher in business, technology, health and creative arts settings to bring depth, warmth and humor to her teaching. She is currently on the faculty of the Karuna Training contemplative psychology program and she leads creative and psycho-educational groups on topics including Radical Compassion and Everyday Art. Sandra studied art and music at Bard College and received her BA in Painting from San Francisco State University and her MA in Contemplative Psychology from Naropa University.