Adyashanti dares all seekers of peace and freedom to take the possibility of liberation in this life seriously. He began teaching in 1996, at the request of his Zen teacher with whom he had been studying for 14 years. Since then many spiritual seekers have awakened to their true nature while spending time with Adyashanti. Adya is Sharon's teacher. Visit this Adyashanti's beautiful website to investigate your own natural state of being. Adya offers satsangs, intensives and retreats.The webiste offers free audio recordings and videos. Adya is also the author of many books that are avilable to order on the website. Sharon is a teacher of Adya's Open Gate Sangha.