Jon Bernie, author of Ordinary Freedom, is a contemporary spiritual teacher who offers a compassionate, heart-centered approach to spiritual awakening. A former Zen monk with decades of training in the Buddhist and Advaita traditions, Jon was formally asked to teach by Adyashanti in 2002. Jon is also an experienced healer and teacher of somatic embodiment, and guides people intuitively on a deep energetic level to foster emotional healing and alignment with their true nature. Jon offers retreats and satsang in the San Francisco Bay Area and beyond, as well as private sessions in person or by phone or Skype. Free videos and podcasts of his teachings are available at his website: www.jonbernie.org.