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Esalen Institute

an alternative educational center in California, founded in 1962, where enhancement of well-being is approached through a number of meditative and New Age therapies. Therapists and members of the general public participate in seminars, workshops, experiential programs, and other events that are designed to promote self-exploration and enhance relationships with others.

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February 26th 2024

life cycle

life cycle

1. the sequence of developmental stages through which an organism passes between a specified stage of one generation (e.g., fertilization, birth) and the same stage in the next generation.

2. the series of stages that characterizes the lifespan of a group, institution, culture, or product.