men and women
learn how to:
to the energy world;
the heart center and live in universal and unconditional
Heal gaps between body, psyche, and spirit;
the personality with the Self;
attachments that impede conscious functioning;
and experience Oneness;
embody their unfolding knowledge.
this time of transformations in consciousness and in institutional
forms, those who choose to know and dare to embody the individualizing
process seek nonrestrictive affiliations.
an association, Teleos Institute is spacious. It leaves room for a
diversity of personality types and for individuals walking varied
spiritual paths, such as action, devotion, service, and self-mastery.
an association, Teleos Institute is flexible. It changes forms to
meet the needs of its constituency and to reflect shifts in consciousness.
an association, Teleos Institute is enlivening. It encourages powerful
and energetic participation in daily life.
Institute is incorporated in the State of Arizona and has nonprofit
status in the United States.
The purpose of Teleos
Institute is to
provide orientation, training, experiential practice, challenge,
inspiration, education, companionship, and support for those who
are consciously choosing the individualizing process; to facilitate
the shift in identification from personality to Self; and to encourage
integrated, balanced, and creative expression in those who are awakening.
of Teleos Institute
Theatre Artist &
Pike, Writer &
originally founded in California under the name "The Foundation
for Religious Transition" in Santa Barbara, California. In 1969
the name was changed to "The Bishop Pike Foundation" to
honor its first President, Bishop James A. Pike. In 1972 the offices
of the foundation were moved to San Diego, California and the name
was changed to "The Love Project." In 1988 the name was
changed again to "Teleos Institute." In 1993 the offices
were moved to Scottsdale, Arizona, where they remain today.
is a Greek word
pointing to the invisible plan that gives order to Cosmos. Teleos
is the overall design or purpose
directing nature toward her fulfillment. Teleos
is the pattern hidden within each human being that guides the individualizing
process. Teleos is
the archetypal paradigm that resonates within us as human beings,
prompting us to aspire to realize our full potential.
is imprinted in each of
us, we turn within for guidance and direction and then move outward
to give expression to our unique and essential participation in
Teleos Institute, 7439 E. Beryl Avenue, Scottsdale,