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SPIRITUAL COMPANIONSHIP & ELDERS - A 4-part digital workshop offering spiritual support, contemplative reflection, and practical guidance to elders and those who companion elders in the age of COVID-19. Register now.


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SDI Santa Fe Conference Re-Scheduled to April 22-25, 2021

Message from SDI's Executive Director Rev. Seifu Anil Singh-Molares:

"Following a cascading series of developments on the Covid-19 front, including the announcement of the first three cases of the Coronavirus in NM,  SDI has decided to reschedule our conference by almost exactly one year, to April 22-25th, 2021. ..."

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SPIRITUAL COMPANIONSHIP FOR OUR TIMES - Ways to be together during our uncertain times. Watch the recording on the SDI You Tube Channel now: https://youtu.be/4IIv47TBQwA 


How to Be Brave and Spacious - How do we as spiritual directors lean into discernment together during this global pandemic? Watch now: https://youtu.be/dWa5e8_bWjc


Sun-faced Buddha, Moon-faced Buddha - Zen wisdom teaching in response to the pandemic with Genjo Marinello Roshi & Rev. Seifu Anil Singh-Molares. https://youtu.be/qBvmcSfRGqs




SDI Encounters - A Contemplative Podcast

A new conversation each week.

A place to listen for mystery, companionship, stillness and serenity.

A chance to meet people who change the world.

Discover the benefits of spiritual companionship and deep listening.

Listen to the podcast now.

Learn more from our host, Matt Whitney.


New Resources for Spiritual Companions

Portrait of a Spiritual Director

SDI is delighted to launch two keystone documents:  Portrait of a Spiritual Director & 5 Principles of Spiritual Direction Training Programs. They are for everyone who practices, teaches or is learning spiritual companionship - and for every seeker on the planet. Also, read our new flipbook of SDI's Guidelines for Ethical Conduct, an essential resource.