Program Details

Exploring “Diversity” and “Diversity and Privilege” (2 talks by Acharya Judith Simmer Brown)

with Charlene Leung & Robert Pressnall & Robert Horton
July 20 / 3:00 PM - July 28 / 4:00 PM

Exploring “Diversity” and “Diversity and Privilege”

Two Video Talks by Acharya Judith Simmer-Brown


Saturday, July 20, 3 – 5 pm

with discussion facilitated by Shastri Charlene Leung and Mr. Robert Pressnall.

The Acharya has requested that people see Talk 1 before viewing Talk 2.



Sunday, July 28, 1:30 – 4 pm

with discussion facilitated by Shastri Charlene Leung and Mr. Robert Horton.

Shastri Charlene Leung is the chairperson for the Shambhala International Diversity Working Group and has served as Shastri for Berkeley and the Bay Area since 2010.

Mr. Robert Pressnall is the Regional Head of Education for Northern California Shambhala and recently retired from teaching 8th grade English & U.S. History in a school where twenty-four languages were spoken.

Mr. Robert Horton is a long time student of Shambhala and co-founder of The UNTraining. In his work with The UNTraining, for nearly twenty years, Robert has helped individuals and organizations work with unlearning unconscious racism and oppression.

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