Michael Stone

Michael Stone

Shôken Michael Stone was an author, activist, father, and teacher who sought to illuminate the teachings and practices of Vipassana meditation, yoga, and Mahayana Buddhism for the postmillennial age. A Fellow in Residence at the University of British Columbia, he was the author of several books including The Inner Tradition of Yoga and Awake in the World. He passed away on July 16, 2017 at the age of 42.

Recent Articles

Michael Stone, Lion's Roar, Buddhism, Video, Mindfulness, Concentation

How does concentration develop? [Video]

Michael Stone outlines the difference between mindfulness and concentration.

On Track with Paul Newman

Between movies, car racing, and salad dressing, Paul Newman was one of the world’s most recognizable celebrities. But he could still still and watch the rain fall.

Freeing the Body and Mind by Connecting Yoga and Buddhism

How can we use the body to study the mind, and work with the mind through the body? Michael Stone connects the practice of Yoga and Buddhism.