Yale Chaplain’s Office, Wellbeing Program at Yale and Yale Program for Medicine, Spirituality and Religion are pleased to host a public talk by Dr. Paul R. Fleischman, MD entitled “Stepping Stones of Meditation: A Path Through a World of Uncertainty”. The talk will be on Monday, January 16, 2017, at 3:30pm (Martin Luther King Day). It is free and open to the public. The venue is Yale School of Medicine, Mary S. Harkness Auditorium, 333 Cedar Street, New Haven, CT 06510.
Dr. Fleischman trained at Yale University and practiced psychiatry for over thirty years, and was appointed a teacher of Vipassana by S.N. Goenka. In the recent past he has lectured at numerous universities in the US as well as in many countries around the world. In this year’s third annual lecture at Yale, he will discuss simple and practical methods leading to a good life. He is the author of “Wonder: When and Why the World Appears Radiant” and many other books. See www.pariyatti.org for a collection of his writings, many of which can be accessed for free.
The talk is co-sponsored by: Yale Chaplain’s Office, Wellbeing Program at Yale, South Asian Studies Council, Hindu Students Council, South Asian Graduate and Professional Association, Yale Program for Medicine, Spirituality and Religion, and New Haven Meditation Sangha. For more details and to register, go to https://meditation-talk-yale.eventbrite.com.
In the event of cancellation due to inclement weather, the event will be held on Saturday, January 21st, at 4pm.