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Rita D. Sherma, Ph.D.

Dr. Rita Sherma holds a M.A. in Women’s Studies in Religion and a Ph.D. in Theology and Ethics from Claremont Graduate University, CA. She is a scholar of the World’s Sacred Traditions, author, professor, meditation teacher and instructor and practioner of Subtle Energy Medicine.

Dr. Sherma has published widely on academic perspectives on religion and philosopy, and authored numerous edited books, magazine articles, chapters in edited volumes, scholarly essays, and encyclopedia articles. She has taught at universities in California, New York, and Arizona on topics including philosophy, ethics, comparative religion, theology, spirituality, mysticism, and integrative healing.