The Hand of Compassion: Ode to Roshi Joan

Roshi Joan Halifax is an extraordinary dharma teacher and founder of Upaya Zen Center in New Mexico. I have been continually inspired by her steadfast determination. She balances beautifully what I have heard her call the “strong back, soft heart” of awakening.

I love this quote from the Upaya website, and I highly (very very highly) recommend the Dharma podcasts from great teachers who visit…
roshi joan compassion quote

May all beings everywhere be at peace.



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