Transcendental Meditation is the most widely practised and extensively researched programme of self-development in the world. It was founded by Maharishi Mahesh Yogi over 50 years ago. Maharishi established a worldwide organisation with centres in 108 countries. Hundreds of books have been published about Maharishi's teachings, which have been translated into many languages.
I.M.S. - International Meditation Society - established as an educational charity in 1973
Under the guidance of Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, I.M.S. - International Meditation Society was founded to offer courses in Transcendental Meditation in Switzerland.
The aim of I.M.S. is to advance the education of the public by offering courses and services of the highest quality to develop the full mental and creative potential of the individual.
The association offers courses in Transcendental Meditation, founded by Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, as well as advanced techniques and knowledge programmes.
The International Meditation Societ widely publicises its services to inform the public about the benefits of Transcendental Meditation and maintains about 10 local centres run by accredited qualified teachers.