Rev. Zenju Earthlyn Manuel, Ph.D.
Rev. Zenju Earthlyn Manuel, Ph.D., is an author and ordained Zen Buddhist priest since 2008. She will receive shiho or full dharma transmission by Zenkei Blanche Hartman in January 2016. Zenju Earthlyn Manuel combines Zen meditation, intuitive knowing, and indigenous ritual in a path of liberation. She is the guiding teacher of Still Breathing Zen Meditation Center in East Oakland. She is the author of Tell Me Something about Buddhism with a foreword by Thich Nhat Hanh and her most recent book is the bestselling, The Way of Tenderness: Awakening Through Race, Sexuality, and Gender, that explores the nature of embodiment within a boundless life. More information at zenju.org.