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A ZEN RESPONSE TO THE PANDEMIC - Please join Genjo Marinello Roshi and Rev. Seifu Anil Singh-Molares for a free virtual gathering Friday April 3. More.


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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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Free Digital Town Hall - Spiritual Companionship in the Time of COVID-19

SPIRITUAL COMPANIONSHIP FOR OUR TIMES - Watch the recording on the SDI You Tube Channel now:




This is a digital Town Hall discussion between Rev. Seifu Anil Singh-Molares, Executive Director of SDI, Cynthia Bailey Manns, Chair of the SDI Coordinating Council, Rabbi Ted Falcon, Rev. Dani Forbess and Mary DeJong, as we discuss ways to be together during our uncertain times, and to extend invitations of spiritual growth and companionship to others.




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.