Rodney Smith is a retired Insight Meditation Society guiding teacher and retired founding and guiding teacher of the Seattle Insight Meditation Society. A former Buddhist monk and hospice director, he has taught meditation for over 30 years and is the author of Lessons from the Dying; Stepping Out of Self-Deception: The Buddha’s Liberating Teaching of No-Self; Awakening: A Paradigm Shift of the Heart; and Touching the Infinite: A New Perspective on the Buddha’s Four Foundations of Mindfulness (Oct 2017).
January 19–20, 2019 | 9:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m. | Seattle, wa
The spiritual journey has to do with identity, our sense and feel of what we are. Most of us in the beginning choose to deepen our identity through spiritual practice by focusing on areas of ourselves that need improvement. But eventually the true trajectory of the spiritual journey is to question...