Ben is known for his joyful and down-to-earth presentation of many of the hardest concepts in spiritual philosophy. He has taught ancient systems of spiritual logic and debate, meditation, advanced ancient philosophy, yoga, and the Sanskrit and Tibetan Languages. He also ran the spiritual debate program for Diamond Mountain University. Ben has lived and studied in the monasteries of both north and south India. This past April, he and his wife Kendra completed a 3 year silent meditation retreat.