Elizabeth meets Karen Armstrong at the Festival of Faiths 2017 in Louisville, KY.
Elizabeth and Anam Thubten Rinpoche
Leading Chöd Practice at the Wilderness Dharma Movement retreat 2016 in Canyon de Chelly, AZ.
Elizabeth and Dr. Thupten Jinpa
In conversation with Dr. Thubten Jinpa, known for his many years of service as HH Dalai lama's main interpreter. At the Festival of Faiths in Lousivile, KY
Elizabeth with Dungse Jampal Norbu
At a break with her son, during a drupcho at Samten Ling, Crestone, CO
Elizabeth and Staff of Festival of Faiths
Elizabeth teaches annually and serves as a special consultant at this Louisville, KY institution.
Morocco and horses
Elizabeth loves horses and this was a special opportunity to ride on a beach in Morocco during a family vacation.
Elizabeth with Tsultrim Allione
I often visit my friend Tsultrim at her retreat center near Pagosa Springs, Tara Mandala
The Logic of Faith Arrives
The day The Logic of Faith author's copies arrived at my house. I had spent the previous four years writing this book, my second. Sometimes it seemed I would never finish it. It felt great to hold in my hands the first printed copies of this labor of love. I hope that it benefits many people.
Arriving to the Summer School at Nyima Tashi in Auckland New Zealand
Elizabeth joined the summer school faculty at Nyima Tashi, a Kagyu center under the guidance of Ani Jangchub Lhamo, señor disciple of late Traleg Rinpoche. Elizabeth presented teachings on Prajnaparamita and many an intriguing conversation took place in the magical kitchen of Ani Jangchub.
Offering to Dharmapalas on Mount Eden, above Auckland, NZ
Elizabeth made a an offering to the dharma protectors atop the magnificent Mount Eden, overlooking all of Auckland. The mountain is an ancient Maori sacred ground - we felt welcomed by the local spirits in no small part due to our new friends and energy healers Fay Clark and Anthony Norrie.
Interviewing Buddhist teacher Jakob Leschly
for her podcast, The Logic of Faith. Elizabeth had a conversation with Jakob in the beautiful coastal park Grant Reserve in Coogee neighborhood of Sydney, Australia. The two spoke about faith, emptiness and the buddhist approach to artistic expression. Look for this episode on Elizabeth’s podcast The Logic of Faith.