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Shift Into Freedom

With Loch Kelly

Wednesday, September 9, 2015
7:00 PM–8:30 PM

In his book Loch Kelly argues that awakening is not something only a few spiritually evolved humans can achieve; it is part of everyone’s natural potential. He offers simple and effective meditation practices supported by contemporary neuroscience.

A book-signing will take place immediately after the program.

“This is one of best contemporary books on integration of meditation and nonduality. Personally, I’m thankful to Loch for offering this gift to humanity at this crucial time.” – Anam Thubten, Tibetan monk and author of The Magic of Awareness

“Shift into Freedom is a gift to us all. I wholeheartedly recommend this inspiring and profound book. This is one of the finest contemporary meditation manuals that takes mindfulness to the next level. In Loch Kelly you’ve found a wonderful guide for the journey of awakening, which our endangered world is so hungry for.” – Lama Surya Das, author of Make Me One with Everything

About the Speaker

Loch Kelly, M.Div., LCSW is the author of, Shift into Freedom: The Science and Practice of Open-Hearted Awareness. He is an educator, licensed psychotherapist and recognized leader in the field of nondual meditation who was asked to teach Sutra Mahamudra by Mingyur Rinpoche and nondual realization by Adyashanti. Loch has worked in community mental health, established homeless shelters and counseled family members of 9/11. He is the founder of the Open-Hearted Awareness Institute. Loch collaborates with neuroscientists at Yale, UPenn and NYU to study how awareness training can enhance compassion and wellbeing. For more, visit

Tickets: $18.00

Member price: $16.20