Public Talk and Open House
with Acharya Richard John
The Shambhala Center of Madison welcomes the opportunity to experience the wise, humorous, and practical teachings of Acharya Richard John. An early student of Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche, Acharya Richard John was appointed as an Acharya, or senior teacher, by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche. Acharya John completed the first three-year group retreat at Gampo Abbey in Canada. Formerly director of the Halifax Shambhala Center, he now teaches full time.