From the Teachers

The conceptual level of the practice helps the meditator relax into the non-conceptual experience.
~ 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.


Ana Hristic  ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )
Ana Hristic, MA, works with children and families as a clinician and case manager. She strives to create opportunities for youth in foster care to make meaningful connections, while empowering families and systems to best understand and address high risk behaviors. Ana has been a student of Lama John Makransky since 2000, deepening her study of Tibetan Buddhism and practicing Natural Wisdom and Compassion meditations. She has completed many meditation retreats over the years.

Ana teaches Innate Compassion and Wisdom Meditation in Portland, Oregon.