Karla Jackson-Brewer, M.S.

Karla Jackson-Brewer, M.S., Tara Mandala Authorized Teacher, has been practicing Chöd for over three decades and has assisted Lama Tsultrim on many Chöd retreats. She has co-taught Chöd since 2013 with Lama Tsultrim and Löpon Chandra Easton. She has also taught and led Chöd Practices for the NYC Tara Mandala Sangha which she leads. In October 2012, she received the Chod Empowerment from His Holiness the 17th Karmapa, Orgyen Trinley Dorje. She leads a monthly BBAIPOC meditation practice for Tara Mandala. Karla is a founder of Sine Qua Non: Allies in Healing, an Integrative Therapy Practice in New York City. She is an adjunct Professor in the Women’s & Gender Studies Department and the Africana Studies Department at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. Karla is an initiated priest in the West African system of Ifa.


Authorized to teach:
Feeding Your Demons®
Namkhai Norbu Chöd
Five Dakini Mandala Meditation
Sutrayana retreat


Email: nytmsangha@gmail.com/khadro57@gmail.com
Location: New York , New York

Events with Karla Jackson-Brewer, M.S.

CNNR Chöd Daylong Intensive - ONLINE
December 3, 2022

Have you been practicing Chögyal Namkhai Norbu Rinpoche (CNNR) Chöd and are encountering some challenges?  Devoted Chöd practitioner and Authorized Teacher Karla Jackson-Brewer will offer a special opportunity for seasoned and brand new Chöd practitioners to receive support in their practice, ask questions and receive advice with helpful tips and…

One Taste: Embracing Difference, Embodying Equity - A Virtual Dharma Talk (ONLINE)
January 16 - 17, 2023

    This talk will be offered via the Zoom platform. It will take place on Monday, January 16, 2023 from 10:00-11:30am MST. Please use this link to see how this daily schedule translates into your timezone. Who Should Attend? This program is open to everyone. Recording Access:  All participants…

Chöd: From Chögyal Namkhai Norbu - ONLINE
February 3 - 12, 2023

Please note that this Virtual Retreat takes place over the course of two weekends: February 3-5 & 11-12, 2023 Weekend 1: Friday, Saturday, & Sunday  Weekend 2: Saturday & Sunday Chöd is a unique blend of the Tibetan Shamanic traditions and the Buddhist tradition of compassion and emptiness. This centuries-old…