August 15th, 2024 - Thursday 8-9:30 PM PT - Heart As Wide As the World - Sharon Salzberg - Online

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Staying connected to what is most important to us when life feels confounding is a way of coming home to ourselves again and again. By grounding in our deepest wisdom, we can learn to navigate the ups and downs of life with an open heart. In the workshop, A Heart As Wide As The World, Sharon Salzberg offers stories and teachings from 50 years of meditation practice. Her teachings are a reminder of the “seamlessness of connection” and “unbounded heart” that are possible in everyday happenings. In celebration of the release of the 25th anniversary edition book, “Heart As Wide as the World,” originally published in 1999 from Shambhala Publications, this workshop includes discourse, question and response period, and guided meditation. Open to all.

Sharon Salzberg is a meditation pioneer, world-renowned teacher, and New York Times bestselling author. She is among the first to bring mindfulness and lovingkindness meditation to mainstream American culture 50 years ago, inspiring generations of meditation teachers and wellness influencers. Sharon is co-founder of the Insight Meditation Society in Barre, MA, and the author of thirteen books, including the New York Times bestseller Real Happiness, now in its second edition, and her seminal work, Lovingkindness. In 2023, Sharon released two new books. The first, Real Life, is now available from Flatiron Books in hardcover, ebook, and audiobook formats. The second, Finding Your Way, is a small gift book now available from Workman Publishing in hardcover and ebook formats. Sharon’s podcast, The Metta Hour, has amassed six million downloads and features interviews with thought leaders from the mindfulness movement and beyond. www.sharonsalzberg.com