Wisdom Rising: An exploration of the divine feminine in Buddhism
Acharya Susan Skjei, Rev. angel Kyodo williams and Others
August 17–21, 2016
The second annual Buddhist women’s conference exploring a feminine approach to the Dharma though different themes. This is a precious opportunity to dive into open questions, experience the feminine approach to Buddhist teachings and practices, and honor the importance of the feminine principle in approaching our world’s challenges. While cultivating gentleness and compassion through meditation we’ll recognize the inspiring strength and power of the feminine to provide a space of wisdom in the face of passion, aggression, and ignorance.Participants will be offered a variety of teachings and workshops that include meditation, body awareness, expression, and community building. All genders welcome!
For more information please visit: https://www.shambhalamountain.org/wisdom-rising/
Acharya Susan Skjei is an educator, executive coach and consultant specializing in leadership and transformative change. Formerly a Vice President of Learning and Development for a large technology company, she currently directs the Authentic Leadership program at Naropa University and consults internationally through her company Sane Systems. Susan is skilled at fostering inclusive and empowering learning experiences.
Rev. angel Kyodo williams, Sensei is a maverick dharma teacher, author, and founder of Center for Transformative Change. She applies wisdom teaching to social issues at the intersections of racial, economic and climate justice. Rev. angel notes, “Love and justice are not two. Without inner change, there can be no outer change. Without collective change, no change matters.” angelkyodowilliams.com