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Ouspensky Foundation
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Information about the Ouspensky Foundation  


The Ouspensky Foundation was founded on the 26th of June 1997 in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, with notary A.L.M. Schulte of notary's office Boekel de Neree. As predecessor of the Ouspensky Foundation, the Ouspensky Institute was founded on the 26th of June 1995.
The Foundation has its seat in Amsterdam and is registered with the Amsterdam Chamber of Commerce under number 41 21 7224.

The board consists of the following members:

dr. Daan Rijsenbrij chairman
Jacques Veugelaers secretary
Bas van de Boog treasurer
Dorine Tolley international contacts; music & movements

section 2 from the Articles of Association:

1. The aim of the Foundation is:
a. to study the evolution of human existence, and practical research into methods and techniques of self-study and self-development from the perspective of the spiritual legacy of Pjotr Demianovitch Ouspensky;
b. to keep alive, to study and to continue the development of the spiritual legacy of the same Ouspensky and spiritually related persons;
c. to perform all further actions connected with the aforesaid in the broadest sense or which could promote this

2. The Foundation tries to realise its aim by, for instance:
- courses, lectures and congresses;
- various publications;
- initiating, maintaining and promoting contacts at national and international level with persons and organisations drawing on related spiritual sources.

The Foundation acquires the greater part of its income by gifts. You can express your sympathy with the Foundation's existence by depositing a gift on account number in the name of Ouspensky Foundation in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.