At the beginning of the 21st century humanity is poised for a revolution in our understanding of consciousness, as the first-person modes of inquiry of the contemplative traditions of the world are integrated with the third-person methods of modern science. The Santa Barbara Institute for Consciousness Studies is dedicated to furthering such interdisciplinary and cross-cultural investigation of the nature and potentials of consciousness and extending its benefits to the general public.
The Institute’s research emphasizes the integration of scientific approaches with contemplative methods adhering to equally high standards, radically expanding the study of the mind to explore its potentials more fully than ever before. Its practice and education focus is on the cultivation of human flourishing and genuine happiness through exceptional mental health and balance, bringing the physical and psychological benefits of training awareness to ever-broader segments of the population and all areas of life.
Join Wisdom Academy in Boston for an exclusive live event with B. Alan Wallace
Date: SATURDAY, JUNE 11, 2016
Time: 6PM - 8PM EST or 3PM - 5PM PST
Venue: District Hall - 75 Northern Avenue, Boston, MA 02210
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You can join us in person at the live event in Boston, or bookmark the livestream link now and join us online on June 11.
Meditation retreat on “Shamatha and Vipashyana in the Dzogchen Tradition”
Venue: Garrison, New York.
Date: October 1st, 2016 - October 7th, 2016
Register Here: http://www.sbinstitute.com/node/1967
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September 30th 2016 - October 7th, 2016
Meditation retreat on “Shamatha and Vipashyana in the Dzogchen Tradition” in Garrison, New York.