From the Teachers

Equanimity is the impartiality that senses all beings as essentially the same in their layers of suffering and their inmost capacity of freedom.
~ Lama John Makransky

Our Mission

To empower people with profound contemplative practices that support their aspirations to become better people and to make a better world.

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FAC in Community

Here are some of the members of the Foundation for Active Compassion (FAC) Community describing how these practices are helping them in their daily life, in their work, and in their contributions to well being of others.


Sandy and Burt Haggett

SANDY AND BURT HAGGETT
MEDITATION TEACHERS
BAR HARBOR , MAINE

From Sandy: My husband Burt and I facilitate two weekly meditation groups based on Lama John’s teachings. 

From Burt: The most profound result of practicing the meditations that Lama John shares and receiving teachings from him has been how this has informed all my Dharma practice.  Read More...