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Leslie Booker

Leslie Booker

Booker brings her heart and wisdom to the intersection of Dharma, Embodied Wisdom, and Liberation. She shares her expertise nationally on expanding our vision around culturally responsive teaching, and changing the paradigm of self and community care.

She is a co-founder of the Yoga Service Council at Omega Institute and the Meditation Working Group of Occupy Wall Street. Booker is a co-author of Best Practices for Yoga in a Criminal Justice Setting, a contributor to Georgetown Law’s Center on Poverty and Inequality’s report: Gender & Trauma—Somatic Interventions for Girls in Juvenile Justice, YOGA: The Secret of Life, and contributed to Sharon Salzberg’s book ‘Happiness at Work’. In 2020 she was invited in as Sojourner Truth Leadership Fellow through Auburn Seminary, and was voted by her peers as one of the 12 Powerful Women in the Mindfulness Movement. She is currently based in Philadelphia.

Booker continues to be inspired to hold folks along their journey to find a sense of freedom and liberation within a world that is burdened by greed, hatred, and delusion.

Upcoming Events

February 5th, 2022

Dharma Library

The Delusion of Separateness

The Delusion of Separateness

A Dharma Library Recording with Leslie Booker
October 27, 2019
Faith in the Three Jewels

Faith in the Three Jewels

A Dharma Library Recording with Leslie Booker
February 24, 2019
July 8, 2017

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