From the Teachers

When the nature of mind is free of what obscures it, that's the deepest joy.
~ Lama John Makransky

Our Mission

To empower people with profound contemplative practices that support their aspirations to become better people and to make a better world.


Philip Osgood  ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )
Philip Osgood has been a Buddhist practitioner over the last 3 decades and has experience in the Vipassana, Zen and Tibetan traditions. For the last 10 years, he has practiced intensely in the Dzogchen tradition of Tibetan Buddhism and has studied with John Makransky since he first introduced his teachings on Natural Wisdom and Compassion. Philip is a freelance writer and assisted with the editing of Lama John's book, Awakening Through Love.

Philip teaches Innate Compassion and Wisdom Meditation in Brooksville, Maine.