Maitreya Institute Amsterdam
The Buddha Project

The Buddha Project

Burning Bush Project

 

Rekindling the Examined Life

A diverse network of contemplatives exploring life’s profound questions, challenging status-quo and orthodoxy, and taking active steps towards societal engagement and shared understanding.

Retreats

Refuel Your Practice

Four annual retreats offering an immersive meditative experience to develop new insights and to rekindle joy for meditation, offering teachings from foundational Vipassana to advanced Mahamudra practices and nurturing spiritual friendships in a serene, facilitative environment.

In-depth Meditation Training

Deep Dive into Meditation
A comprehensive, four-year meditation training offering guided meditations, in-depth lectures, and practical tools for modern practitioners, emphasizing direct experience, personal transformation, and real-world applicability.

Yogi Bootcamp

Empower Your Path of Self-Transformation

A year-long intensive meditation journey with a focus on developing a self-sustained practice amid daily life, for dedicated practitioners seeking personal guidance, a contemplative community, and a consistent meditation routine.

Buddha Research Project

Bridging Science and Contemplation
An innovative platform fostering collaboration to enhance the study of meditation and its profound transformative impacts on mental health, perception, and personal identity through non-reductionist methods and continuous dialogue between contemplatives and scientists.

Burning Bush Project

Rekindling the Examined Life.

A diverse network of contemplatives exploring life’s profound questions, challenging status-quo and orthodoxy, and taking active steps towards societal engagement and shared understanding.

Retreats

Refuel Your Practice.

Four annual retreats offering an immersive meditative experience to develop new insights and to rekindle joy for meditation, offering teachings from foundational Vipassana to advanced Mahamudra practices and nurturing spiritual friendships in a serene, facilitative environment.

In-depth Meditation Training

Deep Dive into Meditation.

A comprehensive, four-year meditation training offering guided meditations, in-depth lectures, and practical tools for modern practitioners, emphasizing direct experience, personal transformation, and real-world applicability.

Yogi Bootcamp

Empower your path of self-transformation.

A year-long intensive meditation journey with a focus on developing a self-sustained practice amid daily life, for dedicated practitioners seeking personal guidance, a contemplative community, and a consistent meditation routine.

Buddha Research Project

Bridging Science and Contemplation.

An innovative platform fostering collaboration to enhance the study of meditation and its profound transformative impacts on mental health, perception, and personal identity through non-reductionist methods and continuous dialogue between contemplatives and scientists.

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