The Hivery is honored to welcome Sharon Salzberg, world-renowned teacher and NY Times bestselling author, to The Hivery stage, in a conversation about Equanimity.
Equanimity is a spacious stillness of mind that allows us to be with things as they simply are. It does not imply indifference, however. Rather, when equanimity is present, it is the ground out of which sustained transformation can occur. It is also the foundation for the boundless arising of other qualities of the mind and heart, such as lovingkindness and compassion.
Through guided meditations, talks about the Buddha's teachings and Q&A periods, this workshop will explore the practice of upekkha, usually translated from the Pali as equanimity. Suitable for beginning and advanced meditation students and everyone in between.
Please note that this event is SOLD OUT, and door tickets will not be available.
As seats are limited, advance online registration is required. $30 for members, $36 for non-members. The Hivery doors will open at 6:45pm and Sharon's talk will begin promptly at 7pm, so please plan your arrival accordingly!
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ABOUT Sharon Salzberg
Sharon Salzberg is a central figure in the field of meditation, a world-renowned teacher and NY Times bestselling author. She has played a crucial role in bringing meditation and mindfulness practices to the West and into mainstream culture since 1974, when she first began teaching. She is the co-founder of the Insight Meditation Society in Barre, MA and the author of ten books including NY Times bestseller, Real Happiness, her seminal work, Lovingkindness and, Real Love, her latest release by Flatiron Books. Acclaimed for her humorous, down-to-earth teaching style, Sharon offers a secular, modern approach to Buddhist teachings, making them instantly accessible. She is a regular columnist for On Being, a contributor to Huffington Post, and the host of her own podcast: The Metta Hour. For more information, visit www.SharonSalzberg.com.