• Exploring the Nature of Consciousness

    Thursday, Oct. 22th – Sunday, Oct. 25th 2015
    Dolce Hayes Mansion in San Jose, CA

    Consciousness is the greatest mystery ever encountered by humanity.
    Mystics of all traditions have described consciousness as the ground of being in which the dance of life unfolds.

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  • The True Meeting of Science and Spirituality (SAND)

    The mission of Science and Nonduality (SAND) is to forge a new paradigm in spirituality, one that is not dictated by religious dogma, but that is rather based on timeless wisdom traditions of the world, informed by cutting-edge science, and grounded in direct experience.

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    SAND Anthology Volume 5

    The latest Anthology has been released!

    SAND Anthology Volume 5 is another mind and heart opening collection of conversations with 27 leading scientists, contemporary mystics, authors and teachers. Let them take you on a journey into the most compelling questions of our time.

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    Sutras of Science Course

    This online course was recorded at Esalen Institute during the retreat “The Sutras of Science”. The course consist of 30 video sessions (presentations, dialogues, and meditations) featuring Deepak Chopra, Robert Thurman, Michael Murphy, Menas Kafatos, Francis Lucille, Rupert Spira, Peter Russell, Richard Miller and Catherine Pépin.

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  • Rays of the Absolute

    The Legacy of Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj.

    Nisargadatta did not leave an ashram; he did not leave any teachings, nor successors. This movie is homage to him; a look at his unintended legacy from people that have been inspired by him more then words can express.

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    SAND15 Italy Retreat:Exploring the Nature of Consciousness

    May 24th – May 29th 2015
    Titignano Castle, Orvieto, Italy

    In the five days of this retreat we invite you to participate in the investigation of the nature of consciousness, using direct experience, spiritual practices, scientific understanding, dance or simply enjoying a glass of wine with a friend surrounded by the beauty of the Tuscan countryside.

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    Freedom From Imagination – Words of Shri Nisargadatta Maharaj

    “A pinprick of “knowingness” has flashed against
    the background of my innate “not-knowingness”.
    In it appear all the universes.”

    ~ Nisargadatta Maharaj

    Now available in our store: A unique collection of quotes by Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj (135 pages, limited edition of 300 copies, rendered by PRASANNA) selected from an original Marathi manuscript, which has never been previously translated.

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  • Extensive Video Archive Science and Nonduality

    Watch hours of video material of conference talks, media product excerpts and relevant video clips online… for free!

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LATEST DIALOGUES

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The Implications of Realizing Our True Nature, Rupert Spira

A conversation with Rupert Spira about the sense of lack, happiness, relationships and intimacy. From an early age Rupert was deeply interested in the nature of Reality. For twenty years he studied the teachings of Ouspensky,…

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How has the exploration of consciousness evolved for you? – Deepak Chopra

In this conversation Deepak Chopra shares with us his personal journey in the exploration of consciousness. Deepak Chopra, M.D is the author of more than 70 books, including numerous New York Times bestsellers. His medical training…

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Nonduality in the Zen Tradition, Kazuaki Tanahashi

Kazuaki Tanahashi, born in Japan and active in the United States since 1977, is an artist, writer, and worker for peace and the environment. Kaz’s one-stroke paintings, multi-color Zen circles, and calligraphy have been in solo…

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Ayahuasca, Autism, Aging and the Default Mode Network…New Research

Earlier blogs “Folk Who Meditate Decrease Mind Wandering” and “Magic mushrooms work like meditation?  The latest science.” demonstrated how dramatically long term meditation and psilocybin can alter the functioning of the default mode network (DMN).  The DMN is the…

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When Is Sex a Spiritual Practice?

Recognizing that our bodies and our sexuality are sacred is a good way to begin undoing the split between sex and spirit that’s plagued our dualistic culture for millennia. But much more is necessary for erotic…

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