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Open Volunteer Positions

Story Editor, for KarunaVirus

Our global team of editors process good news story suggestions, write a 1-paragraph summary for each, and publish it to the world. Editors ideally can publish two story summaries a day.

Scribe, for Awakin Talks, India

Those who help in transcribing the talks

Hindi Stories Scout, for KarunaVirus India

We are looking for someone who can find hindi stories of kindness to be put up on our KarunaVirus India website. Many people in India and not very comfortable with English language, so having more...

Awakin Call Biographer, for Awakin Calls

Learn the stories of our remarkable speakers’ lives, and help present their stories to the world from the lens of their inner transformation journeys! This volunteer will write a 3-5 paragraph...

Good News Scout, for Karuna Virus

We are looking for a volunteer who can help us build up a database of good news. It will requires researching stories on particular day, writing a couple sentence description summary, and adding...

Story Editor, for Karuna News -- India

Our global team of editors process all the incoming good news story suggestions, write a 1-paragraph summary for each, and publish it to the world. At a minimum, we ask all editors to publish at...

Video editor, for Awakin Calls

Help bring sacred conversations into the world. We produce recordings of our video Awakin calls, and then post those video recordings on our site. We are looking someone with good video editing...

Awakin Calls Scribe, for Awakin Call

Listen deeply to the wisdom of noted speakers, and help us transcribe a 5-10 minute segment of our Weekly Awakin Calls, which feature a conversation with a unique guest speaker each week. Work off...

Awakin Call Copy Editor, for Awakin Calls

Engage deeply with the wisdom of noted speakers, and help produce an edited transcript of our Awakin calls. Because our transcription is done by multiple team members who take 10-minute segments...

KindSpring Story Editor, for KindSpring.org

The KindSpring kindness portal has a social networking component called Smile Groups, which enables members to anonymously share stories about acts of kindness (they use nicknames). Our global...



Upcoming Events

Awakin Meditation Gatherings

Join for an hour of meditation, followed by a circle of sharing and dinner in silence. They happen in varying frequencies in different cities but always a joy to catch one!

WHERE: Santa Clara NYC Oakland Ahmedabad London, Singapore, More...

Upcoming Forest Calls

Call into our weekly conference call, every Saturday, as a few Service Space coordinators share inspirations from the previous week and interview an inspiring guest speaker!

WHO: Joan Blades Meenakshi Gupta and Anshu Gupta Matthew Fox

Karma Kitchen Sundays

Imagine a volunteer-run restaurant where all guests pay forward for people after them. While frequency is different at different locations, you can volunteer any week.

WHERE: Berkeley Washington DC Chicago Hayward Tokyo ...


Awakin Circle Surat, Thu, Oct 29, 2020
Awakin Democracy Circle, Fri, Oct 30, 2020
Awakin Circle - Redding, CA!, Fri, Oct 30, 2020
Teen Awakin Circle, Sun, Nov 1, 2020
Poetry Circle, Sun, Nov 1, 2020
Heartfulness Sunday Satsanghs , Sun, Nov 1, 2020
Shakti to Shiva, Sun, Nov 1, 2020
Awakin Online Circle Bucharest, Mon, Nov 2, 2020
Awakin Oakland, Wed, Nov 4, 2020
Awakin Circle in Ahmedabad, Wed, Nov 4, 2020
Awakin Circle, Santa Clara, Thu, Nov 5, 2020
Heartfulness Sunday Satsanghs, Sun, Nov 8, 2020
Shakti to Shiva, Sun, Nov 8, 2020
Awakin Paris (Virtual) , Wed, Nov 11, 2020
Heartfulness Sunday Satsanghs, Sun, Nov 15, 2020
Shakti to Shiva, Sun, Nov 15, 2020
What is gift economy, Tue, Nov 17, 2020
Heartfulness Sunday Satsanghs, Sun, Nov 22, 2020
Shakti to Shiva, Sun, Nov 22, 2020
Awakin Paris (Virtual) , Tue, Nov 24, 2020
Heartfulness Sunday Satsanghs, Sun, Nov 29, 2020
Shakti to Shiva, Sun, Nov 29, 2020
Heartfulness Sunday Satsanghs, Sun, Dec 6, 2020
Shakti to Shiva, Sun, Dec 6, 2020
Heartfulness Sunday Satsanghs, Sun, Dec 13, 2020
Shakti to Shiva, Sun, Dec 13, 2020
Heartfulness Sunday Satsnaghs, Sun, Dec 20, 2020
Shakti to Shiva, Sun, Dec 20, 2020

Volunteer Reflections

imageOct 19: Hello Everyone, It Has Taken Me ... Hello everyone, It has taken me a long time to get back to this magic place. I was occupied with my dance studio promoting dancing without alcohol. Yesdancesb.org and my work of teaching...
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imageOct 14: Judith Blackstone: Trauma & Healing Power Of This week's Awakin Call guest: 'Judith Blackstone: Trauma & Healing Power Of ConsciousneReflection questions: Our guest this week, author and teacher Judith Blackstone, posits that when we access...
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imageOct 14: Why We Should Take World Octopus Day Seriously In 2011 author and naturalist Sy Montgomery wrote "Deep Intellect,"for Orion magazine, her piece investigated the inner life of the octopus. "Since its publication this feature remains the...
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imageOct 14: Charlie Chaplin: Let Us Free The World Last week's featured video on KarmaTube received 66454 views and 47 comments. "Some call it the greatest speech ever made. This remix puts Charlie Chaplin's climactic address from "The...
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imageOct 14: Karuna News: Karuna News: Seeing The Unseen Newest issue of our newsletter is out!Times of uncertainty invite us to open our minds to new possibilities. Months of pandemic and crises around the world have provided us new lenses through which...
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imageOct 17: Kindful Kids: Helping Kids Build Resilience In This week's 'Kindful Kids' newsletter is on Helping Kids Build Resilience in Uncertain Times. Take a look."When we learn how to become resilient, we learn to embrace the beautifully broad spectrum...
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imageOct 21: Mohammad Modarres: Abe's Eats: Building A Longer Table This week's Awakin Call guest: 'Mohammad Modarres: Abe's Eats: Building A Longer TableReflection questions: How do you build bridges and get people working together with more inclusivity? What...
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imageOct 25: The Game Is To Be Where You Are This week's Awakin reading is by Ram Dass titled 'The Game Is To Be Where You Are': When I was born I donned a spacesuit for living on this plane, it was this body, my spacesuit, and it...
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imageOct 28: Rebecca Henderson: Reimagining Capitalism And Business This week's Awakin Call guest: 'Rebecca Henderson: Reimagining Capitalism And Business As Usual In A World On FireReflection questions: What are the walls of the systemic box in which you operate?...
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