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Fetzer Blog

Feb 23, 2015

Hanan Harchol, a multimedia artist, creates paintings, drawings, animations, videos, and installations that explore the human condition through family narratives.

Feb 16, 2015

Actor, teacher, and dancer, Maria Broom has played many parts, from Marla Daniels in HBO’s acclaimed series The Wire to her real life work with the Fetzer Institute’s Campaign for

Feb 12, 2015

Hanan Harchol, a multimedia artist, creates paintings, drawings, animations, videos, and installations that explore the human condition through family narratives.

Mar 01

The real #happiness of life is to enjoy the #present, without any anxious dependence upon the future. --Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Feb 28

And what is it to work with #love? It is to weave the cloth with threads drawn from your #heart, even as if your beloved were to wear that cloth. --Kahlil Gibran

Feb 27

Our incredible team of volunteer translators did it again! Thanks to these generous folks, we are able to share this latest collection of subtitled #videos--in #French. #forgiveness

Feb 27

If you couldn't make it to the Wisdom 2.0 Conference in person, catch it via their livestream!

Feb 27

Let us remember that within us there is a palace of immense magnificence. --Teresa of Avila

Feb 26

Are you a teacher? Do you know one? Applications are now being accepted for week-long summer residencies for preschool through fifth grade teachers at our public retreat center, GilChrist! Thanks to a partnership with the Nancy M. and Douglas M. Yeager Family Foundation, teachers can enjoy a complementary weeklong stay at GilChrist this July. For details and an online application, visit: http://bit.ly/1DXbYic

Feb 26

If you haven't already, we invite you to join our 50,000+ Twitter followers @FetzerInstitute for more great examples of #love, #forgiveness, and #compassion!

Feb 26

Join Hanan Harchol for another fascinating "ride" as part of his Jewish Food For Thought: The Animated Series. This time he grapples with #forgiveness.

Feb 25

Watch Fateem Jackson, InSight-Out Guiding Rage into Power graduate who asks "Do All Lives Really Matter?" in this poignant spoken word piece.

Feb 25

So cool! The world's first #Empathy #Museum--the brainchild of Roman Krznaric--is in development. Watch this video to see what's in store.

Feb 25

The butterfly counts not months but moments, and has time enough. --Rabindranath Tagore Photo: Novemberraindrop via Morguefile.com

Feb 24

"#Love songs have always been serious—so much so that their emphasis on inner life and personal fulfillment has been seen as a threat to state authority for centuries." Surprised? This and other revelations about love songs is explored in musician and author, Ted Gioia's new book, Love Songs: A Hidden History.

Feb 24

Do you have a practice for #forgiveness? #Religious leaders discuss some practices in this video. http://bit.ly/1DRr4Wr

Feb 24

The mark of a moderate man is freedom from his own ideas. Tolerant like the sky, all-pervading like sunlight, firm like a mountain, supple like a tree in the wind, he has no destination in view and makes use of anything life happens to bring his way. --Lao Tzu

Feb 23

Does forgiving get easier the more you practice it?

Feb 23

For what is #prayer but the expansion of yourself into the living ether? And if it is for your comfort to pour your darkness into space, it is also for your delight to pour forth the dawning of your #heart. --Kahlil Gibran Photo: hotblack via Morguefile.com

Feb 22

Gladly accept the gifts of the #present. --Horace Photo: pippalou via Morguefile.com

Feb 21

What is love? Gratitude. What is hidden in our chests? Laughter. What else? Compassion. --Rumi Photo: bekahboo42 via Morguefile.com

Feb 20

Meet Fred and Matt, "Humans of Fetzer," "making a difference in the world!" Find more people and behind the scenes gems on Instagram.

Feb 20

The ability to #play—to inhabit this moment fully and completely—can be the ultimate act of #love and #forgiveness. http://bit.ly/1A64p7y Photo: gaborfromhungary via Morguefile.com

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Mar 01

Take another transformative "ride" with @hananharchol--this time on #forgiveness. http://t.co/4S87P8Rf54

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Mar 01

Thanks to our great team of volunteer translators, we now have a video playlist in #Chinese! Watch: http://t.co/9vhftPSY31

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Mar 01

RT @rjenbarr: Thank you to the @FetzerInstitute for helping #TEDxBerkeley get such impressive global speakers! Amazing group. http://t.co/…

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Mar 01

RT @gilliangonda: Having an amazing, energizing time at #Wisdom2015. @FetzerInstitute tea lounge space is terrific! http://t.co/uaT2rGNao6

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Mar 01

: ) MT @rjenbarr: @FetzerInstitute thanks for the great work you are doing bring care into business. #wisdom2015 http://t.co/diA08brLcf

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Mar 01

RT @rjenbarr: Lovely catching up w/ really nice @FetzerInstitute staff at #wisdom2conf to thank them for #tedxberkeky #Wisdom2015 http://t…

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Mar 01

The real #happiness of life is to enjoy the #present, without any anxious dependence upon the future. --Lucius Annaeus Seneca

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Feb 28

Do you have a practice for #forgiveness? Video of #religious leaders on practicing forgiveness. http://t.co/CsfHyf8EIn

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Feb 27

RT @rjenbarr: .@FetzerInstitute lounge at #wisdom2conf. The place to be for break ! Love all these heart based business people http://t.co…

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Feb 27

...We also report that during this time we are not happy. --Richie Davidson #wisdom2conf

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