Henry Shukman

Zen Teacher, Author, Poet

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The modern update to the ancient path of meditation training

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Find the intrinsic love, energy, peace and joy that are always already within us

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About Henry

Henry is an authorized Zen Master in the Sanbo Zen lineage, and is spiritual director emeritus of Mountain Cloud Zen Center in Santa Fe, New Mexico. In addition to teaching meditation, Henry is an award-winning poet and author, whose memoir One Blade of Grass recounts his own journey through meditation practice. His struggles and traumatic experiences as a youth, combined with a spontaneous awakening experience at 19, and many years of training under several teachers, paved the way for his developing a well-rounded approach to healing and awakening through meditation.

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The Tim Ferriss Show

Zen, Tools for Awakening, Ayahuasca vs. Meditation, Intro to Koans, and Using Wounds as the Doorway.

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20 Minutes of Calm, Plus the Strange and Powerful World of Koans

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The Mysterious/Unsolvable Zen Koans

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Original Love

The essential meditation guide for the twenty-first century: renowned mindfulness teacher Henry Shukman replaces the concept of original sin with original love, teaching us to tap into the love that shapes our world and can transform who we are.

Henry Shukman shows us how to come home again. He’s been a teacher for me, opening doors of insight and inner freedom.

Rick Hanson, Ph.D., author of Buddha’s Brain


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Zen Teacher, Author, Poet.