Tuesday March 14: 7:00PM 8:00PM

Satirist JP Sears and meditation teacher Lodro Rinzler are millennials who have been entertaining and enlightening people of all ages for years. On his wildly popular YouTube channel, Sears’s “How to Be Ultra Spiritual” videos have accumulated more than 28 million views, using humor to expose the shadow side of modern spirituality. The author of six books, Lodro Rinzler offers a contemporary take on timeless wisdom, writing with warmth, insight, and humor on subjects from finding meaning in an age of dead-end jobs and digital friendships to navigating heartache and other painful emotions, whether due to love lost, illness, death, or disillusionment with the state of the world.

JP Sears is an emotional healing coach and satirist best known for his popular YouTube channel, where his most watched videos include, “If Meat Eaters Acted like Vegans” (5.3 million views) and “How to Become Gluten Intolerant” (6.6 million views). He is the author of How to Be Ultra Spiritual: 12 1/2 Steps to Spiritual Superiority. He leads healing workshops around the world and maintains a private practice in Charleston, S.C.

Lodro Rinzler is a meditation teacher in the Shambhala Buddhist lineage. He is founder of the Institute for Compassionate Leadership and of MNDFL, a drop-in meditation studio in New York City, where he lives. He is the author of several books, including The Buddha Walks into a Bar, Sit Like a Buddha, and Love Hurts: Buddhist Advice for the Heartbroken.


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