Meditation and contemplation sound like passive and solitary ways of being, but they come through us in active and engaging ways. They shape who we feel ourselves to be, and they affect how connected we feel we are to the world. We find that cultivating connection to ourselves and the world naturally leads into positive actions that change the world. Meditation in Action's projects and events serve to support that wish.
Engaged Dharma Retreats and Charitable Work
SanghaSeva offer "Meditation in Action" retreats in India, Europe and Israel-Palestine.
Whether we are planting trees on deforested land, openly listening to people's suffering, or massaging the stiff limbs of a healed leper, love and wisdom can come through.
Spring Up Foundation
Spring Up Foundation supports a hopeful future by funding further education in Palestine.
There are many young Palestinians who would like to expand their skill set or to study for a profession but due to living under military occupation they do not have the means to finance it themselves.
Developing Practices for Inner and Outer Transformation
To learn to live together on this beautiful planet we need both outer and inner transformation.
Exploring the techniques and tools for inner and outer work so that we can unlock our shared potential. Can we begin the transformation of the world right here and now with ourselves, our views, and our actions?
Daily Life Matters
Daily life offers many opportunities to bring sensitivity into the meeting of spirituality and practicality.
It's difficult to know who to trust, what to do first, or even which paths we can travel. Let's find creative responses our shared questions about being a modern human; including ethics, the environment, and money.