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.

How can science research be service? Kelly McGonigal, PhD, a leading expert in the new field of “science-help,” explores the issue.
Kelly McGonigal, PhD, discusses best practices for securing funding to support research of alternative practices like yoga and meditation through hospitals and other organizations.
Daniel Rechtschaffen, the creator of Mindful Children, shares the practice of heartfulness and explains how it may help children feel happier and less stressful.
Alternative medicine pioneer Deepak Chopra describes how divine consciousness is everywhere and each individual thing is part of the whole.
Sharon Salzberg, cofounder of the Insight Meditation Society and one of America’s leading meditation teachers, offers insights into the practical tools of meditation.
Pema Chödrön offers an analogy of how we wish the world would change so we don’t suffer—rather than changing the way we perceive and experience the world.
The Omega Peace Quilts
Weaving Peace One Thread at a Time
The Omega Peace Quilt, an annual staff project led by quilt artist Helema Kadir, provides a new quilt each year that is always beautiful and meaningful.
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.
Discover new ways to understand natural systems and how to live and work within them.