Wisdom’s Goldenrod, Center for Philosophic Studies, is a non-profit organization (501c3) that provides an environment for the nonsectarian comparative study of Western and Eastern philosophies, from ancient to contemporary with the aim of understanding the truths that underlie all traditions.
Current Covid policy for the Center (10/18/2021): All classes will be online. The Main Building and Library are open for meditation and study. Per CDC guidance, masks are recommended indoors regardless of vaccination status. The Annex and Cottage are open for individual retreats.


“Seeing Through Symbol 2”.  January 29-30, 2022

All are welcome to attend this continuation of Wisdom’s Goldenrod’s fall program. Here is the schedule. All times are EST. Zoom links will be shared via this listserve shortly.

Saturday January 29:
10 am: Some Thoughts on Symbol ~ Herb Shapiro
5:15 pm: Meditation ~ Maria Ochoa and Janet Selby
7 pm: Reviewing the Symbols of the Zodiac ~ Linda Ruth

Sunday January 30:
4:45 pm: Sunset meditation ~ Karen Smith
7 pm: Symbolism of the Tetraktys ~ Olga Kronn
There will be no charge for the event, although donations are always welcome. Please contact Helen with any questions at helensperl@gmail.com.

“What is the universe but a gigantic symbol of God? Its infinite variety hints at the infinite endlessness of the Absolute itself.” ~ Paul Brunton Perspectives

Classes have been happening at Wisdom’s Goldenrod for over 50 years! New classes happen on a regular basis. You can go here for a list of current classes. Please feel free to join at any time. Currently all classes are being held online. Please go here for online class details.

We are thrilled to announce that the complete digital archives of PB are now available for you to browse and study from the convenience of your computer, tablet, and smart phone! Explore the full archive here!

Over the years the Wisdom’s Goldenrod community has been blessed with teachings from a variety of teachers and masters. Among all of these gifts, the teachings of three individuals form the foundation of the Center: Anthony Damiani, Paul Brunton (PB) and His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama. Below you will find a resource page for Anthony, PB and His Holiness, along with a page containing materials written or presented by members of the Wisdom’s Goldenrod Community.