The Omega Point

The “Omega Point” is a term used by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to describe the peak of unity and integration toward which all life is evolving, including you. Our six learning paths make it easy for you to find the support you need on your journey. These articles, videos, and slideshows—from Omega, our teachers, and people just like you—can give you the tools you need to live an inspired life.

Omega Institute Will We Have a National Juice Chain? by Joe Cross
Joe Cross offers his opinion on whether we will ever see a juice chain as widespread as Starbucks.
Tony Porter, the social justice educator and activist, makes a call to men to take action in ending the violence against women and children.
Omega Institute A New Kind of Strategy for Nonprofits by Carla Goldstein
Convene, Reflect & Take Time to Strategize
Carla Goldstein, the chief external affairs officer at Omega, offers insight into nonprofit sustainability in these precarious economic times.
Omega Institute The Wounds of War: How Post-Traumatic Stress Affects All of Us by Loree K. Sutton
How Post-Traumatic Stress Affects All of Us
We all know that war is hell, but as former Brigadier General Loree K. Sutton explains, peace can be hell too for many of our returning soldiers and veterans.
Omega Institute Staying Alive With Joe Cross
Joe Cross says people spend the first 40 years of their lives killing themselves and the next 40 trying to stay alive.
Discover simple ways to demonstrate how much your friends mean to you.
Omega Institute 3 Biggest Ways to Reduce Your Environmental Impact
If you tackle the following three big steps to reduce your environmental impact, you can build a strong foundation for living a sustainable life.
Omega Institute Embrace Winter & Connect With Nature
Embrace and engage with the cold and snow of winter. All you need is a change in perspective, the appropriate clothing, and a bit of effort to get outside more.
Omega Institute An Elderberry Shrub Recipe by Eric Steinman
An Herbal Elixir To Keep You Vital All Winter
This elderberry shrub recipe combines the sweetness of elderberry with the pungency of vinegar to produce a richly nourishing winter drink.
Omega Institute Blue Zone Secrets to Living Longer & Happier
Find out the secrets to living longer from the Blue Zones, where some of the world's happiest and healthiest people live.