Kevin Griffin is a Buddhist author, teacher, and leader in the mindful recovery movement.

Coming Events:

Dharma and Recovery Zoom classes the second Friday hosted by Spirit Rock: 7:15pm Pacific Time.

I am currently holding Zoom classes online, Tuesdays at 10am Pacific Time and Fridays at 7pm Pacific (except 2nd Fridays which are hosted by Spirit Rock). Each session is one hour, and starts with 20 minutes of guided meditation.  You can offer dana (donations) for this class through Paypal or Venmo. Learn about dana and how to offer on this page.

One Breath at a Time Book CoverOne Breath at a Time: Buddhism and the Twelve Steps

One Breath at a Time: Buddhism and the Twelve Steps has established itself as a classic, a bellwether of the most significant recovery movement of the 21st century, combining Buddhist mindfulness practices with a 12-step recovery program.
Published in 2004, One Breath at a Time has never lost its place as the best-selling Buddhist recovery book. We are proud to present an audio edition of this transformative work.
Narrated by Kevin himself, the audio version brings this classic book to life. Also available in print and Kindle editions,
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“In a wise and honest way Kevin Griffin has written a book that is truly helpful to Buddhist practitioners and the Twelve Step community alike. I am grateful that he’s brought together these two traditions so skillfully.”
– Jack Kornfield, author of “A Path with Heart.”

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Living Kindness: Buddhist Teachings for a Troubled World

Living Kindness: Buddhist Teachings for a Troubled World is an exploration of love, compassion, joy, and equanimity, the so-called “Brahmaviharas” or Divine Abodes. Combining a close reading of several suttas from the Pali Canon with personal reflections on trying to fulfill the Buddha’s challenge to be free from ill-will, the book is at once intimate and far-reaching in its scope.

“This is an exceptional book, one that could serve equally well as a starting point for understanding the Buddhist teaching on kindness or to deepen your understanding in an already established meditation practice.”
– Sharon Salzberg, author of “Real Happiness and Real Love”