Living a Life That Matters

December 15 - 18, 2014
March 5 - 8, 2015


Roshi Bernie Glassman

Roshi Bernie Glassman, PhD, is a world-renowned pioneer in the American Zen movement and founder of Zen Peacemakers. He is a spiritual leader, author, and businessman and teaches at the Maezumi Institute and the Harvard Divinity School. A socially responsible entrepreneur for over 30 years, Bernie developed Greyston Mandala to provide permanent housing, jobs, job training, child-care, after-school programs, and other support services to a large community of formerly homeless families in Yonkers, New York.

Roshi Eve Myonen Marko

Roshi Eve Myonen Marko is a founding teacher of the Zen Peacemaker Order and resident teacher at the Green River Zen Center in Greenfield, Massachusetts. She co-founded Peacemaker Circle International with her husband, Roshi Bernie Glassman, and collaborated with him in writing Bearing Witness: A Zen Master’s Instructions on Making Peace. Roshi Eve leads annual bearing witness retreats at Auschwitz-Birkenau.