|In this weekend intensive, you will be offered practices to arose your untapped capacity to cultivate compassion, inquire into what blocks its expression and learn processes to open your body, mind and heart to the possibility of choosing compassion — as a response to life’s challenges.|
– Space is Limited –
- Instructor: Robert Cusick
- Dates: January 22, 23 & 24, 2016
- Times: Fri. 6 – 9 pm | Sat. 9:30 am – 4:30 pm |Sun. 9:30 am – 2:30 pm
- Location: Stanford School of Education | Rm. 334 on Fri & Sun | Rm. 128 on Sat.
WELLNESS 18: Compassion Meditation: Strengthening the Heart
Robert Cusick trained at Stanford University in the Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education (CCARE) and is a Certified Stanford CCT (Compassion Cultivation Training) Instructor and teaches at Stanford University and in multiple other venues. He studied in the Soto Zen tradition at Tassajara Zen Mountain Center, in the Ridhwan School’s Diamond approach with A. H. Almaas (Hameed Ali), and in Spirit Rock Meditation Center’s multi-year Dedicated Practioner’s Program with Jack Kornfield and others. As a former monk, he ordained in Burma under the renowned meditation master Venerable Pa Auk Sayadaw and studied with him 2003 to 2012. He currently provides bereavement support for adults and children at Kara, in Palo Alto, where he directs, teaches and co-facilitates trainings for Kara’s Adult, Youth & Family, and Community Outreach programs. Robert sits on the board of directors of the Sati Center for Buddhist Studies.
You can contact him at: email@example.com