Teaching Transcendental Meditation
The Transcendental Meditation course is offered in Canada by Global Country of World Peace (GCWP), an educational not-for-profit which aims to advance the education of the public by offering courses and services of the highest quality. GCWP is the not-for-profit educational organization mandated to provide the Transcendental Meditation programme as taught by Maharishi Mahesh Yogi to all Canadians. GCWP publicizes its services widely to inform members of the public about the benefits of TM® technique, and maintains 30 Transcendental Meditation Centres run by qualified certified teachers of Transcendental Meditation.
David Lynch Foundation Canada
The David Lynch Foundation Canada, a sister organization to the David Lynch Foundation, USA, aims to advance the education of students and those in the field of education by offering courses and services of the highest quality to develop the full mental and creative potential of the individual, including Transcendental Meditation and its Advanced Techniques. The David Lynch Foundation Canada is a registered Canada charity and can gift funds towards projects that further Consciousness-based Education- a scientifically validated programme to eliminate stress and promote academic excellence amongst students and teachers - widely throughout the Canada in schools. The David Lynch Foundation of Canada works closely and under the auspices of GCWP.
GCWP encourages and supports independent academic institutions to carry out scientific research into the benefits of Transcendental Meditation and its advanced techniques. More than 350 peer-reviewed research studies on the TM technique have been published in over 160 scientific journals have already documented the wide-ranging benefits for every aspect of life: mind, body, behaviour, and society.
Why insist on GCWP Certified Teachers?
Transcendental Meditation has been taught in Canada since 1961 when Maharishi Mahesh Yogi first visited the country. GCWP Canada is affiliated to a worldwide network of non-profit organizations authorised by Maharishi to train and certify teachers.
Approved Teachers have been certified by GCWP, a professional non-profit that maintains the standards of teaching throughout Canada.