Larry Mermelstein

Larry Mermelstein became a close student of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche in 1971. He served as an Acharya in the Vajradhatu/Shambhala community for 20 years, and was a member of the Shambhala International board of directors for nearly as long. He has worked with the Nalanda Translation Committee for over 35 years, as Executive Director and founding member, and is a long-time consulting editor to Shambhala Publications.