Dena Merriam

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Ms. Merriam began working in the inter-faith movement in the late 1990s when she served as Vice Chair of the Millennium World Peace Summit of Religious and Spiritual Leaders held at the United Nation in New York in the year 2000.  In 2008, Ms. Merriam was one of the founding members of the Contemplative Alliance, which later became a program of GPIW.  The purpose of the Alliance is to bring together meditation teachers and practitioners in a collective effort to uplift and transform… For more information click the 'Send a Message' button origin

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