"Mindfulness, the aware, balanced acceptance of present experience, is at the heart of what the Buddha taught.”
—Sylvia Boorstein

Sharda Rogell

Sharda Rogell has been practicing meditation since 1976 and teaching worldwide since 1987. She is on the Teacher's Council at Spirit Rock Meditation Center. Along with her training in the Theravada tradition, she has been influenced by the non-dual teachings of Advaita and Dzogchen and has been a student of A. H. Almaas in the Diamond Approach since 2002. Her primary interest is integrating the awakening of the heart/mind with embodied presence. For more information, visit

For a list of Sharda Rogell's retreats outside of Spirit Rock, click here.

For audio recordings of Sharda's talks, visit

Upcoming events with Sharda Rogell
6/11/2018The Heart of Awareness
8/29/2018Labor Day Insight Meditation Retreat
Ajahn Amaro
Ayya Anandabodhi
Sally Armstrong
Guy Armstrong
James Baraz
Sylvia Boorstein
Eugene Cash
Debra Chamberlin-Taylor
Howard Cohn
Mark Coleman
Dana DePalma
Anna Douglas
Andrea Fella
Anushka Fernandopulle
Gil Fronsdal
Robert Hall
Will Kabat-Zinn
Jack Kornfield
Phillip Moffitt
Wes Nisker
Mary Grace Orr
Sharda Rogell
Donald Rothberg
Tempel Smith
John Travis
Spring Washam
Julie Wester
Diana Winston
Larry Yang
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