Lisa Ernst

Visiting Teacher

Lisa Ernst is a meditation teacher, artist, and founder of One Dharma Nashville. In her teaching, Lisa emphasizes both transformational insight and everyday awakening as an invitation to embrace all of the path’s possibilities. She offers meditation training, classes and workshops, and she teaches daylong and residential retreats nationally. She also leads Buddhist tours of India.

Lisa is a visiting teacher at Spirit Rock Meditation Center in Woodacre California. She has been meditating for 30 years in the Zen and Vipassana traditions and has taught meditation for nearly 15 years. She received dharma teacher transmission from Trudy Goodman in 2010. As a practicing visual artist, Lisa also incorporates Dharma into contemplative photography and painting. You can view Lisa’s art and photography here: and listen to her audio recordings here:

Upcoming Events

Multi Day Retreat Awakening in the New Year

Starts Tuesday, December 28, 2021
Ends Sunday, January 2, 2022
5 nights