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The Earth & Spirit Center is established in the conviction that the Earth and all its inhabitants form a single sacred community. Guided by the vision of Thomas Berry, our mission is to cultivate a mutually enhancing human-Earth relationship through transformative learning experiences and service opportunities in spiritual development, social compassion and Earth literacy.


Beginning Meditation

Meditation in Louisville

Cultivating an Awakened Life

Meditation is an ancient spiritual practice that has remarkable practical benefits for both body and mind. This class offers practical, step-by-step guidance for developing a personal meditation practice using mindfulness. This class includes: basic instruction in the techniques of mindfulness meditation; the psychological principles and spiritual underpinnings of the practice; and clear guidance for bringing the fruits of the meditation practice into professional and everyday life. 

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Enneagram Part 1

Enneagram LouisvilleSaturday, April 8, 2017
Time: Time: 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

This workshop presents the Enneagram as a tool of self-discovery and an aid to spiritual growth. It will introduce participants to the nine personality types described by the Enneagram – offering a detailed explanation of how each type thinks, feels and relates to others. It includes the history of the Enneagram;

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Meditation Retreat LouisvilleDeepening Your Meditation Practice: A Meditation Retreat Intensive

Sunday, March 26 from 1-5pm and Sunday, April 2 from 1-5pm
Instructor: Dr. Chris Schrodt

Interested in expanding and deepening your meditation practice?  Learn about four meditation practices that can have significant physiological and psychological benefits well as help deepen your personal practice of mindfulness meditation. The Brahma Viharas are meditations that have their origin in the Theravada Buddhist Meditation tradition. They consist of four meditation practices.

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Embodied Spirituality Workshop


Meditation Spirituality LouisvilleSaturday, March 18, 2017
9:00 am to 2:30 pm
Lois Luckett LCSW, CHT and Marcy Allman, MA 

This workshop explores how to embody the Spirit.  It focuses on how we can be present with the Divine as it is expressed in and through our bodies.  Through meditation, movement, and shared reflection, participants will explore their beliefs and understanding of how we live, move, and have our being.

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Meditation Opportunities

Meditation Support Group

Monthly Silent Sitting

On the first Saturday of each month, this interfaith gathering offers contemplative support for meditators of all traditions. Each session includes brief meditation instruction and longer periods of silent sitting. Join us.

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The Academy for Living in Harmony

The Academy for Living in Harmony

The Academy is a two year transformative learning program offering training in each of the three schools, an integrative study process, and a supportive learning community.