chandra easton

Chandra Easton teaches Tibetan Buddhism and 
Hatha Yoga in the Bay Area.

Chandra Easton studied Buddhist philosophy, meditation and Tibetan language at the Library of Tibetan Works & Archives in Dharamsala, India, founded by H.H. Dalai Lama. She later received her degree from UCSB's Religious Studies Department where she translated Tibetan Buddhist texts with Buddhist scholar, B. Alan Wallace. She co-translated Sublime Dharma, A Compilation of Two Texts on the Great Perfection, published by Vimala Publishing, 2012. Chandra has had the good fortune to study with many Tibetan & Western Buddhist teachers such as H.H. Dalai Lama, H.H. Karmapa, Gyatrul Rinpoche, Lama Tsultrim Allione, Adzom Paylo Rinpoche, B. Alan Wallace, Lama Pema Dorje, and Jennifer Welwood.

Chandra began studying yoga in 1993 and started teaching in 2001 after training with Integrative Yoga Therapy and  Sarah Powers. Her primary yoga teachers have been Sundernath (Shandor Remete) and Emma Balnaves, under whom she taught Shadow Yoga and Nrtta Sadhana from 2012-2020. She has studied Tibetan Yoga in the Longchen Nyingtig (Heart Essence of the Vast Expanse) Nyingma tradition under Tulku Sang-ngag Rinpoche. Currently, Chandra is focusing on her Dharma teaching and writing, she is not currently teaching yoga.

Chandra lives in Berkeley, California, her family.