Visiting Teachers

Jozen Tamori Gibson

Jozen Tamori Gibson (they, them) began formal meditation practice in 2004 through Sotō Zen
while living in Japan joined by a Theravada practice in 2010. Jozen is a participant in the
2017-2021 Insight Meditation Society ( IMS ) Dharma Teacher Training program and serves on
the New York Insight Meditation Center’s teacher council. With certifications and embodiment
studies in Yoga, Qigong, Indigenous Focusing Oriented Therapy ( IFOT ) and Complex Trauma,
Jozen lives to provide and nourish contemplative mind-heart-body alignment practices and
spaces rooted in wellness, anti-oppression and interdependent liberation for all beings. Jozen
honors the wisdom and compassion of all teachers, highlighting their mother, Akimi, and
dharma root teacher, Pamela Weiss.

Events with Jozen Tamori Gibson

Emerging into Liberation Through Embodying the Precepts
February 4, 2021

New for Vallecitos: A 6-Week Class Series, beginning Thursday, February 4, 2021  Dates: Thursdays – Feb 4th, Feb 11th, Feb 18th, Feb 25th, Mar 4, Mar 11  Time: 4-6pm PT / 5-7pm MT / 6-8pm CT / 7-9pm ET Please note this class series has an application process where applications must be submitted no later than January 14th.  The Buddha laid out for us a path to liberation. The foundation of that path is Sila which is laid out by the five training precepts to support us individually and collectively as we move through this relative world. It is with…