Stephen Colwell is the author of Flying With Dragons: Notes, Practices, and Anecdotes from the Xiu Lian Purification Journey. He is a Certified Master Teacher of Master Sha’s teachings and is the owner of Soul Light Services, a spiritual counselling business in Boulder, CO.
Stephen Colwell has traveled the spiritual path for over forty-five years, meditating and studying with world-renowned spiritual teachers including Maharishi Mahesh Yogi and Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche. In 2009, Stephen became a Disciple of Paramahansa Yogananda. In 2016, he became a Certified Master Teacher trained by Master Zhi Gang Sha.
Stephen enjoyed a highly successful 25-year career at Fidelity Investments where he designed and programmed IT systems for Fidelity’s global trading desks and launched several international businesses as Vice President of New Business Development.
Stephen retired in 2008 to write and pursue his spiritual journey full-time. He is the author of two novels: The Ivory Monkeys (Rock Publishing, 2009) and Kissing Carmen (Front Porch Publishing, 2012).
He currently resides in Boulder, Colorado pursuing his spiritual practices full-time as a teacher and soul, mind, body alignment practitioner under the guidance and direction of Master Zhi Gang Sha. Stephen’s business, Soul Light Services, LLC, offers teaching and soul blessing services in the state of Colorado. He also serves in Brampton, Ontario.