Noah Levine

Noah Levine is a Buddhist teacher, author, and counselor. His books include Dharma Punx, Against the Stream, and The Heart of the Revolution: The Buddha’s Teachings on Kindness, Compassion, and Forgiveness. Trained to teach by Jack Kornfield of Spirit Rock Meditation Center in Woodacre, California, Noah is the founding teacher of Against the Stream Buddhist Meditation Society, with a center in Los Angeles and more than 20 affiliated groups in North America. He teaches meditation classes, workshops, and retreats internationally and holds a master’s degree in counseling psychology. Noah is the founder and CEO of Refuge Recovery Centers in Los Angeles and serves on the board of directors of the Buddhist Recovery Network.