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Loving-Kindness Meditation

  • Texas State Galleries 233 West Sessom Drive San Marcos, TX, 78666 United States (map)

Engage in a loving-kindness meditation, extending good will, kindness and warmth toward others, as you observe and experience The Last Supper: 700 Plates Illustrating Final Meals of U.S. Death Row Inmates.

Led by Erika K. Nielson. Dr. Nielson is a yoga student of 21 years and a yoga teacher of 16 years. She relied on yoga after a traumatic accident when she was hit by a truck while cycling. She credits yoga and practices of mindfulness and self-compassion for helping her recuperate. As a yoga teacher, she has studied in styles of Hatha and Ashtanga yoga. Additionally, her research focus includes educators and students in pre-kindergarten through higher education engaging in mindfulness, self-compassion, and yoga practices, and their understanding and observations of those practices. She is currently the Common Reading Coordinator at Texas State University, Senior Lecturer in University College, and Faculty in Curriculum & Instruction. 

Earlier Event: October 17
Wes Janz
Later Event: November 7
Julie Green