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.

Leading American meditation instructor Sharon Salzberg shows us that the practice of compassion does not discriminate.
Barbara Annis, author and gender intelligence expert, illustrates how men and women can close the gender gap at work.
Omega Institute OWLC Passive Housing
Built in 2011, the Omega Women’s Leadership Center office building was the first commercial project in the United States to be certified passive house.
Sharing Your Financial Story: Talking With Kids & Teens About Money by Manisha Thakor
Talking With Kids & Teens About Money
Manisha Thakor, founder and chief executive officer of MoneyZen Wealth Management, offers advice for speaking to kids and teens about money.
The Pathway to a Civilization of Love
William Keepin and Cynthia Brix describe the startling power that emerges when men and women gather to explore and reconcile their differences in community.
Rachel Simmons, author of Odd Girl Out, illustrates the rewards reaped when girls speak up.
In September of 2013, Michele Bertran, director of the Omega Women's Leadership Center, issued an enthusiastic and inspirational welcome to the inaugural class of the Women's Leadership Intensive workshop. Here is the full text.
Omega Institute Find Your Own Strength by Carla Goldstein
At the 2013 Women & Power Retreat, Carla Goldstein solicited participants’ advice on how emerging women leaders can find their own strength. Here are her six big takeaways.
Marianne Schnall
Marianne Schnall, founder of, recaps the highlights from her What's Possible interview series with some of today's top women leaders.
What’s Possible: An Interview With Cecile Richards
Cecile Richards, president of Planned Parenthood, talks with Marianne Schnall, founder of, about women saying yes to leadership.