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 Pumpkin “Mac & Cheese” With Broccoli by Suzanne Boothby
Comfort food and healthy living combine in this recipe, which has all the cheesy goodness of mac and cheese.
Finding the Universality in Our Experience of Tradition
Helping ourselves and our children find meaning in holidays throughout the year.
Omega Institute 8 Ways to Cope With Grief at Milestones
Author of Broken Open Elizabeth Lesser and Zen psychologist Brenda Shoshanna offer practical ways to make milestones manageable for those who are grieving.
Omega Institute The Question of Being by Adyashanti
The winter season is a perfect time to go inward and explore the stillness of your essential nature. In this essay, American-born spiritual teacher Adyashanti invites you to awaken to the truth of being.
Omega Institute Being a Nonbeliever During the Holidays
Finding Meaning in a Season of Celebration
Navigating the holiday season with, or without, a belief system.
Omega Institute Nature Is a Delightful & Collaborative Problem Solver by Janine Benyus
An Interview With Janine Benyus
Janine Benyus talks about the rise of mutualism in ecology, what this means for farming, and how she tries to observe nature without preconceptions.
Omega Institute Staying Grounded With a Spiritual Practice by Ram Dass
Ram Dass' verberating message of the importance of spiritual practice is as timeless and important now as it was when he first said it so succinctly in 1971.
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.
Omega Institute Deciding to Go Solo For the Holidays
This holiday season, give yourself permission to go solo. You may find the quiet peace you've been looking for, or create a whole new family tribe.