Entries by Kenzie Wacknov

Why is Maharishi School For You?

What makes Maharishi School unique? Welcome to Maharishi School, one of America’s most unique and progressive schools. What began in 1981 as a single innovative school is now the model for a special kind of holistic education around the world. At Maharishi School we invest in rest—of a special kind. Our students and teachers take […]

25 Celebrities Who Know Transcendental Meditation

What is Transcendental Meditation (or TM)? TM® (Transcendental Meditation) is a simple technique that is easily taught through one-on-one instruction by a certified teacher. It’s not a religion, philosophy or lifestyle. To transcend, by definition, means to go beyond human limitations and to break boundaries. At Maharishi School, we teach you a technique to break […]

Top 10 Benefits of Living in a Small Town

Why we love a small town vibe Maharishi School is located in Fairfield, Iowa. It’s a tiny town of 10,000 nestled among fields of corn. But don’t let the size fool you. We have a vibrant startup community that includes 400 small businesses that provide jobs to 3,000 people. Many business owners and leaders are […]

Maharishi School: Our Mission and Core Values

What is our mission at Maharishi School? Our mission is to create an innovative Consciousness-Based educational environment where students can think deeply and become creative, compassionate,  contributing citizens of the world. At Maharishi School, the foundation of our college preparatory program is optimal alertness. Our philosophy is that through knowledge of the self, comes knowledge […]

Day in the Life of a Boarding Student: Jada Sparks

Why choose Maharishi School for your boarding student? Maharishi School is a global community with students and families representing over 25 countries. The culture of our school is deeply enriched by students of diverse origin, who come together to create global awareness, and bring their own unique traditions. We know the decision to send your […]

Restorative Justice in Maharishi School

What is restorative justice? Restorative justice refers to a practice that empowers students to resolve conflicts on their own, in small groups that could be called ‘circle time’. Restorative justice is a growing practice at schools around the country. Essentially the idea is to bring students together in peer-mediated small groups to talk, ask questions, […]