Dedicated meditator |

Dedicated meditator

The Oct. 6 front page article on John Travis was a excellent profile of a man dedicated to meditation. And since Mountain Stream Meditation Center was mentioned with John as the founder, we wanted to clarify that we do meet regularly in public places, not just in members’ homes as the edited article implied. For many years, members have quietly sat at Wild Mountain Yoga Center in Nevada City on Monday evenings and at Canyon Spirit Yoga Center in Auburn on Tuesday evenings. Thanks to Soumitro Sen for a fine article on the power of meditation.

Susan Solinsky

Mountain Stream Meditation Center

Nevada City and Auburn

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