Live Meditation with Roshi Joan Halifax
SAVE THE DATE: May 12, 2021
Free and open to the public
Roshi Joan Halifax is the founder, Abbot, and head teacher of Upaya Institute and Zen Center in Santa Fe, New Mexico. She received her Ph.D. in medical anthropology in 1973 and has lectured on the subject of death and dying at many academic institutions and medical centers around the world. She received a National Science Foundation Fellowship in Visual Anthropology, was an Honorary Research Fellow in Medical Ethnobotany at Harvard University, and was a Distinguished Visiting Scholar at the Library of Congress.
Learn more about Roshi Joan Halifax.
This event is part of a special monthly series of Virtual Meditation on the Lawn offered by the Contemplative Sciences Center and our UVA partners during the spring semester. Each month a special guest from among the world’s leading meditation teachers will facilitate a 15-minute meditation followed by a Q&A. These events will run 11–11:30am ET. Please stay tuned for additional announcements and registration information regarding upcoming events in this series.