W.I.S.D.O.M. is the abbreviation for “Wiener Schule der offenen Meditation” (Viennese School of Open Meditation). This refers not to a religious path but to an unbiased training of the mind that leads to the overcoming of problems and a more peaceful life. It originates from my own practice of over 30 years.



Concentration and clear awareness



Directing attention inwards



The non-judgmental and unprejudiced understanding of things



The constant endeavor to let the practice succeed

On the topic of meditation

Corona crisis, Meditation & Mindfulness, News | 30. March 2020

A crisis is changing the world

The public restrictions through the measures taken in response to the corona crisis are entering the third week. Knowledge and awareness On Instagram kavana.life says: "If you can't go outside, go inside". …

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Corona crisis, Meditation & Mindfulness, News | 27. March 2020

Crisis as opportunity – Week II Friday

The second week is coming to an end. The world has changed. Today a friend called me from Germany and said he was sorry that so many activities are no longer …

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Corona crisis, Meditation & Mindfulness, News | 26. March 2020

Crisis as opportunity – Week II Thursday

The futurologist Matthias Horx has recently stated that the corona crisis will change the world. I think so too. Crises always transform us; this is their upside. Many people have noticed …

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Mindfulness is a precise practice. It is the inwardly directed attention toward the body, perceptions, feelings, reactions and all contents of thought.

Since 1993, Peter Riedl leads meditation courses for beginners, advanced practitioners and teachers in Vienna. Next to mindfulness workshops he also holds courses in stress-reduction for doctors and hospital staff. His methods are easily integrated and applied to daily life.

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19 Oct ’18

21 Oct ’18

Practices for a successful life

Schwierige Lebenssituationen überwinden – Gelassenheit entwickeln

Course Hours
18:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 14:00
Target audience

Beginners, advanced practitioners and teachers


190,00 €


Mandalahof - Fleischmarkt 16/1DG, 1010 Wien

Information & registration

Tel.: + 43 12345678 E-Mail: info@peterriedl.at

26 Feb ’19

26 Feb ’19

Book Presentation ‘Schlüssel zur Gelassenheit’

Peter Riedl liest aus seinem neuen Buch ‚Schlüssel zur Gelassenheit‘.

Course Hours
19:00 - 20:00 Uhr
Target audience

Beginners, advanced practitioners and teachers


free of charge


Thalia Wien - Mitte / W3, Landstraßer Hauptstraße 2a/2b, 1030 Wien

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no registration required

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