In the United States, the Transcendental Meditation technique is taught through the Maharishi Foundation, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Maharishi Foundation certified teachers of the TM technique not only have many years of experience practicing the technique, they have also successfully completed an intensive 5 month in-residence Teacher Training Course, developed by Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, founder of the TM program, and maintain their certification through ongoing professional courses for TM teachers.
Only by learning the Transcendental Meditation program from a Maharishi Foundation certified teacher can you be assured of receiving the authentic Transcendental Meditation technique and gaining access to all the advanced programs of knowledge and experience that have been structured for your benefit by Maharishi Mahesh Yogi.
Bruce Saunders has been practicing the Transcendental Meditation technique since 1969, and has been a teacher since 1972. He has taught in Sacramento, Monterey, San Mateo, and Taipei, Taiwan. He currently teaches the TM technique part time while working as a system administrator and custom programmer, specializing in Oracle database and accounting software. Bruce holds a B.A. in Music from California State University in Sacramento and enjoys all types of sportsóbut especially baseball.
“Being a teacher of the TM technique is the most fulfilling thing that I do. There is nothing that compares to teaching such a simple and profound technique, knowing that it will nourish my students throughout their lives.”