Unlocking potential + creating hope.
poor education and mental health
The World Health Organization estimates that 450 million people worldwide suffer from poor mental health. In countries beset by war, there is little access to mental health education, support or treatment. These factors contribute to poverty, violence, substance abuse, suicide, and radicalization, preventing individuals and entire segments of society from living peacefully and happily.
Investigation. observation. presence of mind.
Just as a fitness regime helps strengthen the body through physical exercise, mind-body disciplines helps strengthen the mind through mental exercise. The teachings and techniques we share are universal, enhancing one's quality of life through deliberate development of moral discipline, concentration, and wisdom. Think of it as a set of mobile tools for everyday life.
Ancient practice. Modern application.
For thousands of years, people have cultivated positive emotions through mental education and training. Now, through technologies like neuroimaging and genomics, scientists from Harvard, Stanford and Johns Hopkins, among others, are proving what meditation practitioners learned through teachings, observation and experience alone: Contemplative practices can increase brain function, develop awareness, regulate emotion, and improve general health.
where our story begins
Nibbuti's mission is simple: Peace, happiness and the allayment of suffering. Our founder, Flavia Wagner, made this her life's purpose while being held hostage in Darfur, Sudan. Upon her release, she discovered a mental education and training designed to accomplish just that.
We are interconnected and interdependent. The happiness of one impacts the happiness of all. By harnessing the potential of a child today, we’ll ensure her and the world a brighter tomorrow