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From the Teachers

Sympathetic joy in the happiness of others undercuts tendencies toward jealousy and aversion when others may be doing better than we are.
~ 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.


On-Line Meditation Group

Be anywhere in the World & Practice with Joel!

When: Every Wednesday
7:30 - 9:00 pm
Where: FAC Meeting Place
Online Video Group
On-Line Link
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Meditation Teacher

baehr_jJoel Baehr


Joel Baehr is a pastoral psychotherapist in private practice and Buddhist teacher. He regularly teaches Natural Wisdom and Compassion meditation in a number of settings around Cambridge, MA, in Massachusetts prisons, and online. Occasionally he is invited to teach by sanghas in upstate NY and elsewhere. His passion is pragmatic spirituality: spiritual wisdom and practice applied directly to the worlds of relationships and work. He is the author of "Buddhism in Everyday Life," an online course first offered by Barnes and Noble.  Find it now at https://buddhismineverydaylife.wordpress.com

DIRECTIONS for CONNECTION: email Joel Baehr at joelbaehr@joelbaehr, giving your name and email address.  Then sign into GooglePlus. Joel will invite you to the meditation session a few minutes before 7:30 ever Wednesday evening. Used this link to connect with Joel on the night of the meeting: Joel's Meditation Group or paste this into your browser address bar:  


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