An Ancient Path in a Modern World
a series of talks about
Vipassana Meditation and
the Scientific World View
by Dr. Paul R.Fleischman,
Vipassana Meditation Teacher
under the guidance of S.N. Goenka
Dr. Paul R. Fleischman will visit the San Francisco Bay Area and Santa Rosa to give a series of talks about Vipassana Meditation. View details here.
Paul R. Fleischman practiced psychiatry for more than 30 years. He is also a Vipassana teacher under the guidance of S.N. Goenka. Dr. Fleischman has been asked by S.N. Goenka to explain Vipassana to professionals and others in the West.
Paul R. Fleischman is the author of various books, e.g. An Ancient Path; Cultivating Inner Peace; The Buddha Taught Non Violence, Not Pacifism; Karma and Chaos; and Spiritual Aspects of Psychiatric Practice. He has also published articles in a number of scholarly journals like Landscape, Nature and The Yale Review. He has been honoured by the American Psychiatric Association with the Oskar Pfister Award for outstanding contribution to the field of spirituality and medicine.
Read his essay “A Way of Life”, which was prepared for a lecture at the Harvard Medical School, Boston, 2007.
Paul R. Fleischman has been invited by various organisations to give lectures to professionals but also to the general public. These talks and lectures are an opportunity for those who are interested to get in contact with Vipassana Meditation.
Listen to a radio interview with Paul R. Fleischman regarding Vipassana Meditation. Recorded by UMFM in Febuary 2003 on the "Natural Health Show" with Dr. Sims and Dr. Shreader. (30 min)