Contemplative Studies Initiative and Concentration

Sharon Salzberg to visit Brown Contemplative Studies Initative

Brown Contemplative Studies Initiative is pleased to announce a visit by renowned meditation leader, Sharon Salzberg on November 1st and 2nd.

Sharon SalzbergSharon has been a student of meditation since 1971 and leading retreats worldwide since 1974. She teaches both intensive awareness practice (vispassana or insight meditation) and the profound cultivation of lovingkindness and compassion (the Brahma Viharas). During her visit at Brown, Sharon will be presenting a lecture on Friday, Nov. 1, "Lovingkindness in the Face of Adversity," and on Saturday, Nov. 2, a meditation workshop, "Lovingkindness."  For more information on these events, including ticketing, please click here. For more information about Sharon, please visit