Smith is a diverse community, in which people of many faiths and beliefs pursue their common quest for meaning. In addition to traditional religious expression, many seekers desire to explore a wide stream of options. We hope you may discover the wealth of insight, tradition and innovation available for your spiritual needs.
May your spiritual journey illuminate your mind and fulfill your heart.
Quiet Places on Campus
Free yoga classes, Monday through Wednesday and Friday
Ainsworth 151 on the Smith College Campus.
Area Yoga Studios
All of the following welcome beginners and experienced students.
Yoga Sanctuary anusara style
Karuna Center for Yoga & Healing Arts Iyengar style
Florence Yoga ashtanga yoga
127 Combs Road, Easthampton, MA
15 College Lane, Smith College
39 Aldrich Street, Granby, MA
11 Barrett Hill Road, Amherst, MA
Sunrise Hikes & Nature Retreats
Chanting, Kirtan and Taize
Hindu Bhajans chants
Sufi Zikr mystical chanting and Sufi teaching
Karuna Yoga Studio
25 Main Street, Northampton, MA
116 Pleasant Street, Suite 242, 2nd Floor, Easthampton, MA
Contemplative Workshops & Retreats
98 King Street, Northampton, MA
Vipassana meditation as taught by SN Goenka
386 Colrain-Shelburne Road, Shelburne, MA
149 Lockwood Road, Barre, MA
Sufi and Interfaith
5 Abode Road, New Lebanon, NY
Twelve-Step Recovery Programs
A spiritual approach to healing from addictions and co-dependency. Local meetings are free and open to all.
Al-Anon (for families and friends of alcoholics)
CODA (a program of recovery from unhealthy patterns in love and relationships)