Public Talk with Shastri Ethan Nichtern
with Ethan Nichtern
June 6 / 7:00 PM - June 6 / 9:00 PM
The Austin Shambhala Center is delighted to once again host visiting teacher Shastri Ethan Nichtern. All are welcome to attend this public talk.
Ethan Nichtern is a Shastri, a senior teacher in the Shambhala Buddhist tradition. At 33, he is currently the youngest empowered Senior Teacher in the global Shambhala community. He is is the author of the novel, Your Emoticons Won’t Save You and the acclaimed dharma book One City: A Declaration of Interdependence (Wisdom Pubs). He is also the founder of the Interdependence Projecta nonprofit organization dedicated to Buddhist-inspired meditation and psychology, integral activism, mindful arts, and meaningful media. In 2011 he stepped down as the founding director of IDP to pursue teaching and writing full-time.
He is on the part-time faculty at Eugene Lang College at New School University and has lectured at Brown, Wesleyan, Yale and New York Universities, as well as at Shambhala and other meditation/yoga centers and conferences around the country and world.
Ethan has been featured on CNN and NPR to discuss Buddhism and meditation in the 21st Century. His writing has been featured on The Huffington Post, Beliefnet, Tricycle Magazine, BuddhaDharma Magazine, Reality Sandwich, as well as other online publications.