The international community for Scientific Meditation

Who we are

The International Institute of Scientific Meditation (IISCIM) is an independent, not-for-profit charitable organization, which promotes, advances, and serves meditation sciences for the benefit of humanity. We are committed to the advancement of meditation for people of all walks of life and ages irrespective of faith religion sect race or religious denomination. We focus for the success of meditation both in the classroom and professional life, and the promotion of a more scientifically literate, peaceful, happy and healthy society.

What we do

IISCIM serves as a professional resource on scientific meditation for research, and retreats for public. We work in schools, hospitals, colleges, prisons, and community settings, as well as public, private sector organizations teaching scientific meditation to people of all ages. The IISCIM provides opportunities for active engagement with scientific meditation. From talks, lectures, and symposiums to programs tailored to individuals, corporate bodies, schools, tertiary, and community groups, the IISCIM gives diverse audiences access to the exciting contemporary and ancient meditation practices of our times.

Our Mission

To realize a healthy, harmonious, strong and prosperous humanity around the globe, free from the biases of the caste, creed, religion, corruption and violence, through propagation of oneness, compassion, meditation and Yoga.

To organize conference, workshops and seminars on meditation, yoga and environmental conservation.

To make the society and workplaces peaceful and harmonious through meditation and yoga techniques.

To train corporate workforce, labors and management in yoga and mindfulness.

To propagate Meditation and Yoga as a scientific discipline, for the treatment of diseases.

To empower women and children. To promote environmental protection and green growth and to fight against environmental pollution.

To promote Human Rights and fundamental freedom without any discrimination of race, religion, caste, color, sex & language.

To create awareness about child labor, mental health issues & human rights violation. To promote Communal Harmony, Universal Brotherhood and Global Peace.

Our mission is to support empirical and conceptual efforts to:
1. Provide the best evidence based scientific meditation practices for the well-being of people;
2. Establish an evidence base for the process, practice, and construct for scientific meditation;
3. Promote best evidence-based standards for the use of meditation research and its applications; and
4. Facilitate discovery and professional developments.


Upanishadic Meditation Class
By Dr. Amit Ray and Banani Ray
Organised by
Inner Light Publishers and IISCIM

A Unique Experiential Course

Meditations from Upanishads
For peace, happiness and fulfillment

17th February 2019

2:00PM to 5:30PM

Venue: Lecture Hall, 4th Floor,
Rabindranath Tagore Centre,
Indian Council for Cultural Relations, Kolkata