Congratulations to Varela Grantees!

We’re excited to support 10 projects spanning a wide range of contemplative approaches, research methods, and applications—from app-based mindfulness programs to an ethnological study of Indigenous ecological wisdom—and more!

2022 SRI Online

We hope you’ll join us for our online Summer Research Institute June 6-10, 2022 to explore the crisis of disconnection and othering. Applications are open through April 1, 2022!

Podcast Season 3 – Listen Now!

Catch up on Season 3 of our podcast! Featuring Jon Kabat-Zinn, Rhonda Magee, Cortland Dahl, Zenju Earthlyn Manuel, Cliff Saron, and more. Season 4 starts in February!

Embracing Hope in Times of Crisis: 6 Lessons from the Dalai Lama

Read 6 lessons from the Dalai Lama and leading scientists on how individuals can build resilience and greater agency in the face of growing challenges and uncertainty, from our recent event.

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