Miranda Chapman is a compassionate soul with a heart for helping others find peace in their lives. The Institute’s founding program director, Miranda has been teaching yoga, meditation, and transformative workshops and retreats for nearly a decade. She studied meditation, yoga and Ayurveda in India and Canada, and has taken her practice all over the world. She is also an avid community builder and social and environmental activist.
Upcoming Programs with Miranda
With Miranda Chapman with harpist Marcie Swift
Saturday, May 4, 2019, 7 p.m.
Celebrate International Labyrinth Day by joining with others in a candlelight labyrinth walk accompanied by the enchanting sounds of the harp.
Event with Miranda Chapman and Gabriela De Golia
Wednesday, May 15, 2019, 7–8:30 p.m.
Candlelight Conversations provide a forum to explore the connection between contemplative practice and vital social issues.
Course with Miranda Chapman
Wednesday’s: July 17, 24, 31, August 7, 14, 21, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Explore creating deep friendship with yourself by finding the sacred middle place where both joy and sorrow have a home.
Please check back for future programs with Miranda.
Posts by Miranda
Listen to or read Master Teacher Miranda Champan’s reflection on holding strong emotions with grace and care.
How do I know if my meditation practice is working (especially when nothing seems to be happening)? Teachers offer advice and perspective for meditators, both new and seasoned.
One volunteer’s experience serving the under-resourced and incarcerated
Fully living the power of choice, by Miranda Chapman.
Using the practice of gratitude to learn from life’s difficulties
The ancient wisdom of being alone
I give myself permission to slow down.
Waking up to the beauty of transition that nature constantly reveals
Meditation as a practice of self-love.
A reminder to wake up in each moment and maybe dance it out.
The work of remembering our humanness.