Hi, I’m
Susan Piver

Buddhist teacher, New York Times bestselling author and founder of the Open Heart Project, a community of support for living an awakened life.

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The Buddhist Enneagram

Nine Paths to Warriorship

“Blending her long-time studies of Buddhism and the enneagram, Piver supports us to turn away from incessant self-improvement and relax into our natural brilliance”

Mark Hyman, MD, 14-time New York Times best-selling author and founder of “Ultrawellness”




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The Open Heart Project Sangha

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Ten Day Heart Sutra Retreat

Authentic Presence & the Feminine Principle

June 26 – July 6, 2024

During our time together in Colorado, we will explore the feminine principle in light of the Heart Sutra, one of the most profound teachings in all of Buddhism. It is a text that reveals the path to liberation, balance, and joy.
Taught by Susan Piver and Michael Carroll

Meditation & Writing Retreat

Fall Sessions: Fearless Creativity in Austin, TX

Take time to listen to yourself

“The first rule of magic is containment,” said Julia Cameron, author of “The Artist’s Way.” It is hard for writers to create the container alone. This 4-day retreat offers just what is needed: time, space, companionship…and tacos; all you have to do is show up and the words will flow.

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Get a new meditation from me every Monday morning

We have so much to share with you.

Get a free meditation from Susan every Monday morning

Early Bird price of $1,595.oo ends Feb 22nd

Only offered once in 2022.