Ruth King – “Transforming Racisim”

Ruth King is a celebrated author, educator, and meditation teacher in the Theravada Buddhism tradition. Ruth is the Founder of the Mindful of Race Institute, offering teachings that weave mindfulness-based principles with an exploration of our racial conditioning, its impact, and our potential. Ruth sits on the Teacher’s Council at Spirit Rock Meditation Center and teaches mindfulness meditation retreats worldwide. She has a master’s in clinical psychology from John F. Kennedy University, Orinda, CA, and is the author of several publications including her most recent, Mindful of Race: Transforming Racism from the Inside Out.Learn more at