Poep Sa Frank Jude Boccio is a certified Yoga Teacher and Dharma Teacher, ordained by Korean Zen Master, Samu Sunim. His eclectic approach is influenced by his study of a variety of Yoga approaches and his many years of Dharma practice, evidenced by his emphasis on mindfulness and compassionate action. His book, Mindfulness Yoga: The Awakened Union of Breath, Body, and Mind is the first to apply the Buddha’s mindfulness meditation teachings (satipatthana) to yogasana practice.
He was a founding member of the Board of Directors for New Leaf Yoga Foundation, a non-profit organization that brings mindfulness yoga to youth at risk. Originally from New York City, now based in Tucson, Frank Jude established the Empty Mountain Sangha/Tucson Mindfulness Practice Community and travels wherever invited, leading workshops and retreats. He can be contacted through www.emptymountainsangha.org