An evening with Are Holen

Course type: Group Meditation

Special Meditation Event in NYC:  Meet the Founder of Acem Meditation – Dr. Are Holen, MD PhD.

Join us for an Evening of Group Meditation and a lecture by Acem
Meditation founder Dr. Are Holen, phd. This special evening is open to all
Acem Meditation practitioners as well as others.

Those who will join us in half an hour meditation, please come at 5.45pm.


Thursday 28 February 2019
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Dr. Holen was born in 1945 in Norway and founded Acem meditation in 1966 while he was still a college student.  Are developed an interest in yoga and meditation early in life and started practicing yoga and breathing techniques in 1961 at the ripe age of 15.  He started practicing meditation in 1963 and since became a meditation guide for countless others.  After graduating college,  Dr. Holen went on to become a prominent medical doctor and professor of psychology, specializing in traumatic stress psychiatry, as well as a highly respected lecturer and meditation guide. Dr. Holen is responsible for teaching meditation to tens of thousands of students across dozens of countries and cultures - either personally or via the instructors he himself has trained.

Evening programme from 6.30pm:

30 minutes "Chair yoga" by Ruth Fagerhaug
45 minutes Talk by Are Holen
Snacks and social


The course is arranged by Acem US Group Meditations


Are Holen

Founder of Acem. Psychiatrist.

Ruth Hørgård Fagerhaug

is educated as a physiotherapist, specialist in preventive health work. Ruth has for many years taught yoga and various relaxation techniques in Acem. She is an instructor in Acem.