Visiting Teachers

Melvin Escobar

Melvin Escobar is a Core Teacher at the East Bay Meditation Center, licensed psychotherapist and certified yoga instructor.  Melvin has walked the path of service for much of his life, drawing on his experiences as a queer man of color from an immigrant working-class background. He continues daily to learn the revolutionary potential of body-centered contemplative practices for personal and social healing via psychotherapy and the Dharma. Melvin’s article Loving-Kindness: May All Beings Be Happy was recently published in Lion’s Roar magazine.

Events with Melvin Escobar

BIPOC Retreat Offering
November 19, 2021

Retreat for those who self-identify as BIPOC.