Carol Cano, M.A. began her practice over 30 years ago at Wat Kow Tahm in Thailand and has actively engaged in building communities and teaching Dharma internationally.  She has completed a myriad of training programs at Spirit Rock Meditation Center and is currently participating in their Retreat Teacher Training.  Carol is a core teacher and was a former board member of East Bay Meditation Center.  Carol co-founded Philippine Insight Meditation Community in Philippines.  Her unique teachings are deeply grounded in Basque, Native American and Buddhist influences that braid the Dharma along indigenous wisdom and Earth-based practices.  Carol reminds us to keep grounded in our hearts as we uphold spiritual ideals and encourages us to remain balanced within the demands of modern life. To find out more about Carol, please visit

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Recovering the Heart during distress times

November 5, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am PST
BRN Academy

In the Season of Fire

August 7, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am PDT
BRN Academy

The teaching is an introduction of the Fire sermon from the teachings of the Buddha and how it is relating to these current times.

Reclaiming your Own Original Medicine: The Season of Letting-go as Practice of Self-preservation

December 5, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am PST
BRN Academy

Indigenous societies recognize individuals holding our personal power as original medicine. The shadow of our false self is purified as we strengthen our authentic self through the practice of coming home to our truth and power. The teachings of the ...

Grounding in Uncertainty

May 3, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am PDT
BRN Academy

"Nothing in the whole universe is comparable to the mind or can take its place.  Everything is mind-made." _Ayya KhemeI will guide our meditation on the cultivation of kindness and establishing your place of refuge during meditation so that you ...