Psychologist Jens Näsström nurtures a lifelong personal interest in meditation and has professionally introduced corporations to the practice of mindfulness since 2005. His primary teacher is Rob Preece, who has encouraged Jens to teach meditation at Yeshin Norbu.
Paula Chichester is known for her friendly, experiential teaching style that evolved from 4 decades of training in Tibetan Buddhist meditation, healing arts, yoga and chi gong. Her ability to distill and impart the essence of these disciplines is inspired by her main teachers, Lama Thubten Yeshe and Kyabje Zopa Rinpoche. Coming out of years in meditation retreat, her heart is dedicated to help create a world of balance, compassion, wisdom and joy.
Per has had a long international career working for UN-agencies and other international organizations on developmental issues focusing on environmental and natural resources management and social development. He has lived and worked in many countries in Asia, Africa and Latin America for close to 30 years. In parallel with his professional career, Per has been a student of Buddhism and Buddhist history and art. He has a particular interest in the historical evolution of Buddhism. Per is committed to promoting secular ethics as an essential part of addressing the challenges of today’s society.
Per leads our book circles and is the chairman of the board of Yeshin Norbu Non-profit organization.