From the Teachers

Held within the safety and security of undividedness it is easier to appreciate our differences.
~ 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.



Schedule of Events


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Date/Time Event Title Location City State Focus Area
Thu, January 01, 2015 - Thu, December 31, 2015
Rangjung Yeshe On-line Buddhism Courses Online - RYI Everywhere - Dharma Teaching
Sat, March 12, 2016 - Sun, March 13, 2016
9:00am - 3:00pm
John Makransky & Brooke Lavelle Heineberg: Foundations of Stable Care Fort Mason Center Firehouse San Francisco CA Social Service , Social Justice
Sat, March 19, 2016
9:30am - 5:00pm
Brooke Lavelle Heineberg & Paul Gilbert: Evolution Brain, Compassionate Mind Ocean of Compassion Buddhist Center Campbell CA Social Service , Social Justice
Sat, March 26, 2016
9:30am - 5:00pm
Lamas John Makransky & Willa Miller: Sustainable Compassion, Generating Unconditional Power of Care Cambridge Friends Meeting House Cambridge MA Dharma Teaching , Social Service , Social Justice
Fri, May 20, 2016 - Sun, May 22, 2016
9:00am - 4:30pm
John Makransky & Brooke Lavelle Heineberg: Sustainable Compassion Training UW-Madison Aboretum Visitor Center Madison WI Social Service , Social Justice
Wed, August 31, 2016 - Tue, September 06, 2016
5:00pm - 2:00pm
Tsoknyi Rinpoche, Essence Love and the Nature of Mind Wonderwell Mountain Refuge Springfield NH Dharma Teaching
Sun, October 16, 2016
8:45am - 5:00pm
John Makransky: Empowering Those Who Care for Others, Sustainable Compassion Training Emmanuel College Toronto ON Dharma Teaching , Social Service
Sat, April 08, 2017 - Sun, April 09, 2017
9:00am - 4:30pm
John Makransky & Brooke D. Lavelle: Sustainable Compassion Training Metacomet Country Club East Providence Rhode Island Social Service , Social Justice