Contemplative Alliance

A Curriculum for Our Times By Jana Long, E-RYT, C-IAYT  Executive Director & Co-founder Black Yoga Teachers, Alliance, Inc.

The only goal of the guru is to awaken those still lost in pain and ignorance.  There is no other motive – not building an institution, not amassing followers and a...

  It was more than 30 years ago that Swami Nirvanananda, an Italian student of agriculture and music, traveled to Puri, India, after having read the book ‘Autobiography of a Yogi’...

In March 2012, Chief Tamale Bwoya joined GPIW’s 10 year anniversary gathering in the Great Rift Valley in Kenya at the Gallmann Nature Conservancy. This gathering included many members of the...

By Marianne Marstrand     The Rabbi Who Love the Earth We first met Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi in Boulder, Colorado in 2008. We sat with him in warm and cozy surroundings, a...

When the Qi of Heaven and Earth harmonize, this is called a human being.” In other words, the beautiful material forms of human beings enter this reality filled with life force...

Spiritual Leaders meet with Leaders in Science and Technology March 27 & 28, 2015 Since 2008 the Contemplative Alliance has convened contemplative practitioners and concerned citizens in conversation around the pressing...

Launched by GPIW in 2008, the Contemplative Alliance is an inter-spiritual movement grounded in contemplative practices and approaches with the goal of heightening awareness and generating actions to address the critical...