Katharine Kaufman

Katharine Kaufman, MFA, is ordained as a priest in the Soto Zen lineage. She studied Yoga in India and practiced and taught for many years at Richard Freeman’s Yoga Workshop and Wendy Bramlett’s Studio Be. Katharine is an adjunct professor at Naropa University where she teaches Contemplative Movement Arts and is a student of poetry.

Upcoming Programs by Katharine Kaufman


Bringing your Practice Home

November 21–23, 2014

One way to make sense of our varied and complex lives is to begin or end each day with yoga and meditation practice in our own homes, hotel rooms, or offices. But how do we start? What do we do? Together, we will cultivate authentic practices rooted in ancient wisdom lineages, discovering different ways to [...]


Precious Knowing: A Meditation and Yoga Retreat for Women

February 11–15, 2015

Our bodies hold emotions, images, patterns and stories. When we learn to fully inhabit our bodies through mindfulness practices, we can know ourselves as complete and wakeful beings. To do this, we will practice sitting meditation, flowing and restorative yoga, and playful improvisational movement. We will deepen our practice and insight through silent mornings, alone [...]