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A beacon of macrobiotic health & healing since 1978.

Learn, heal, and renew in the beautiful Berkshire mountains of Massachusetts

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Become part of the next phase of creating Macrobiotic education.

Our goal with this fundraiser is to create a firm foundation for growth and continue the vision of Michio and Aveline Kushi at the Kushi Institute.
To view a statement from Haruo Kushi, on behalf of the Kushi Foundation Board of Directors, which outlines:
  • How we envision the future of the Kushi Institute
  • Changes in leadership at the Kushi Institute
  • Changes in the Kushi Foundation Board

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Please contribute now and join us in this great endeavor!
Remember No Amount Is Too Small


Fermentation Workshop

Saturday No. 12, 2016

Space is Limited

(Please see updated Schedule)

Morning & Afternoon Workshops. For schedule and fee’s please click here.

Fermented foods are an important part of a balanced and healthy diet. Learn how the beneficial probiotics found in Sauerkraut, Pickles, Tempeh, Miso, Natto and Amasake can improve your health and well-being




 Healthy Holiday Favorites

Sunday November 13, 2016

This 2-part cooking class will cover healthy, hardy main dishes and sides, plus decadent vegan desserts with gluten free options. To view a sample menu and for prices please click here


Join Us! For A Macrobiotic Community Feast

Thanksgiving 2016

Thursday, November 24th

We will be serving an array of healthy, organic dishes to celebrate the Season together!

For more information visit our page

Space is limited!   Dinner begins at 4:00 PM in North Hall. $50 early-bird price, register by November 1, 2016. To Rsvp call – 1-413-623-5741 x 0.


  Our Core Programs: 

Macrobiotic Leadership Program

  Teacher, Counselor and Chef Training. Click here  for program dates.

25% Off Program Fees for First Time Students

(limited time only)

In this unique experiential program, you will be introduced to the macrobiotic approach to health and well-being as part of a career track to becoming a skilled macrobiotic teacher, counselor and chef.  Each level includes classes in cooking, visual diagnosis, healthcare, shiatsu massage and energy balancing.  Level 1 focuses on personal and family health; Level 2 focuses on creating health and well-being as well as preventing and relieving illness; Level 3 focuses on social health, the environment and on creating a more peaceful and harmonious world. You may take each one-month Level in any sequence and in week-long or month-long increments.  Graduates of Levels 1, 2 and 3 may enroll in Level 4 for professional training and certification.

  The Way to Health

Macrobiotic Residential Seminar

Discover the Healing Power of Food

(Bring a Companion at 50% off) 

Offered monthly. Click here  for upcoming dates.

Our Way to Health introductory programs will orient you in a healthy, natural direction. If you can commit a week or even better two, join us for our  Way to Health and Way to Health Plus programs. These programs have helped thousands of people prevent or relieve cancer, heart disease, arthritis, osteoporosis, anxiety, depression and other chronic conditions with a balanced natural foods diet and lifestyle practices. Daily cooking classes, lectures and workshops give you the skills to put a well-developed macrobiotic plan toward diet & lifestyle in place.  Crunched for time? We also offer a weekend MINI Way to Health! 




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