Written History


The Dream of a Visionary

In 1960 Juliet Hollister (1916-2000) created the Temple of Understanding (TOU) after a realization that the world was in grave danger unless the gifts, wisdom, and insights of religious traditions could be recognized and cultivated to promote positive social change. Click to view >>>



Pictorial History

A pictorial history library of photographs. Click to view >>>



Videos currently available

Temple of Understanding 1969 – 1999: We Are One
Temple of Understanding 2000 – 2005: Journeys to Peace
Temple of Understanding: 11th Anual Gandhi King Chavez Season
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