Cindy Rasicot, in conversation with James Rosser, discusses This Fresh Existence


Cindy Rasicot

A TV personality, academic, and author, Bhikkhuni Dhammananda defied convention to become the first woman fully ordained in the Thai Theravada Buddhist tradition. She shattered gender barriers and inspired a new era of equality and compassion. Her student, American author Cindy Rasicot, tells her story, and shares Bhikkhuni Dhammananda's gentle wisdom and direct insights about how to live a more compassionate life. (Windhorse Publications (UK))

James Rosser has meditated for over 30 years, beginning in 1987 with James Baraz. He graduated from InsightLA’s Facilitator Training Program and Jack Kornfield and Tara Brach’s Mindfulness Meditation Teacher Certification Program (Inaugural Class). James is also a Trained Teacher for the Center for Mindful Self-Compassion.

James leads secular and Buddhist-based mindfulness trainings, practices, and affinity groups (LGBTQI, Mental Health Professionals, Anti-Racism Practices for White People). His interests are community building for the LGBTQI/LGBTQI senior mindfulness community and consciousness-raising around racism and heterosexism. He is a member of INsightLA's Board of Directors. He is a student in Spirit Rock’s Dedicated Practitioner Program.

Event date: 
Tuesday, April 16, 2024 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
Book Soup
8818 Sunset Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90069
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This Fresh Existence: Heart Teachings from Bhikkhuni Dhammananda By Cindy Rasicot, Joan Halifax (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Cindy Rasicot, Joan Halifax (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9781915342317
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Published: Windhorse Publications (UK) - April 9th, 2024