Charlotte Rotterdam

Charlotte Rotterdam teaches Buddhism and meditation in the US and abroad, and was authorized to teach by Lama Tsultrim Allione. She is an Instructor and Director of the Center for the Advancement of Contemplative Education at Naropa University. The mother of two boys, she has published essays on the intersection of spiritual practice and motherhood in Mandala and in an anthology, Fearless Nest. Charlotte received her Masters in Theological Studies from Harvard Divinity School..

Upcoming Programs by Charlotte Rotterdam


The Practice of Motherhood

April 15–17, 2016

Tantric Buddhist teachings invite us to regard all aspects of our world as sacred and all activities as integral to our spiritual path. How then does motherhood with its profound joys, lifelong commitment, and inevitable challenges become a spiritual practice? In this weekend, we draw on key teachings and meditative practices from the Tibetan Buddhist […]