Acharya Arawana Hayashi

Arawana Hayashi’s work as a choreographer, dancer and educator is deeply sourced in the teachings on art given by Chogyam Trungpa, Rinpoche and on her experience in collaborative improvisation. She currently heads the creation of Social Presencing Theater (SPT) for the Presencing Institute and is an Acharya (senior teacher) in Shambhala, a community that links individual basic goodness to the creating of “enlightened” society.

Events with Acharya Arawana Hayashi

Winter Weekthun: Dharma Art and Co-Creating Good Communities
December 27, 2019

Join us for our annual week-long meditation intensive, an opportunity to fully immerse oneself in mindfulness meditation. This week-long program is open to all, beginning and experienced meditators. This retreat will provide time for participants to explore dharma, art and co-creating community. Trungpa Rinpoche gave teachings on dharma art as a vehicle to explore the playfulness and naturalness of the phenomenal world. How might the practices of meditative movement, voice, and visual expression support us in creating community? In addition to daily meditation and art practices, participants can have individual meetings with meditation teachers. Some of the days will be…