Deepen your practice.

and Share it with others. 


This 100-hour teacher training is for people who want to master mindfulness and lovingkindness meditation. This is for you if you want to become a meditation teacher or for business people, doctors, yoga teachers, coaches, therapists and other professionals who seek to skillfully and knowledgeably integrate meditation teaching into their work.

All students who pass this training will receive a certificate for Teaching Mindfulness and Lovingkindness Meditation from the Nalanda Institute for Contemplative Science and The Path. The program will be taught by Megan Mook, Scott Tusa, and Pooja Amy Shah, MD (bios below).


Training takes place over a 3-month period.

Students attend 12 Wednesday evening classes and 4 Saturday afternoon “retreats.”

The next training will take place in Fall, 2019.

If you are interested and would like to learn more, please email

Happy June 2018 teacher training graduates, with our beloved Nalanda teachers graduation day!

Happy June 2018 teacher training graduates, with our beloved Nalanda teachers graduation day!


Our last class of teachers said the program was:

  • "Transformational"

  • "I was confident in the teaching but my personal practice has really taken off and changed my life"

  • "The course is amazing. The teachers broke this heavy learning down in a way that is easy to absorb. The group and leaders are all very supportive."

  • "I loved all the neuroscience"

  • "I got deeper into the practice and more connected to myself"

  • "The Nalanda staff brought a wealth of material, experience and knowledge for the benefit of us all."

  • "Taking the meditation teacher training course was one of the best decisions I've made and it has changed my life! Thank you for providing the opportunity!"

  • "I was a beginner when the program began. My knowledge and confidence has grown through the constant practice and teaching."

  • "I feel like I have much more clarity in my life"

  • "So much more confident in my own practice and myself generally"