• SAND19 Italy

    July 2nd – 8th, 2019
    Titignano Castle, Orvieto, Italy

    At the SAND Italy gathering, we will continue to explore where knowledge meets the unknown and the unknowable. We will navigate that space where new discoveries in science and profound realizations in spirituality become possible.

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  • Compassionate Inquiry Retreat with Gabor Mate

    Gabor Maté & Sat Dharam Kaur

    March 3 – 8, 2019
    1440 Multiversity, Scotts Valley, CA

    Spiritual bypass occurs when we use our spiritual beliefs, practices, community and way of life to avoid experiencing, revealing and processing emotional pain…

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  • SAND Anthology Vol. 8

    19 conversations with scientists and spiritual teachers

    Free for Supporters!
    SAND Online Anthology Vol. 8 is another mind and heart opening collection of conversations with leading scientists, contemporary mystics, authors and teachers. Science and Nonduality Anthology Volume 8 takes you on a journey into the most compelling questions of our time. $24.95.

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  • Exploring Life Through Kashmiri Tantric Shaivism

    A 3-part Webinar Series with Éric Baret
    December 2, 9, and 16

    Join Eric Baret for three Q&A live sessions in which we will explore life through the approach of Kashmiri Tantric Shaivism. The approach offered in this webinar will allow us to discover the psycho­physiological restrictions which prevent our body­mind from working harmoniously.

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  • Holy Brokenness: The Ways of Wisdom

    A 3-part Webinar Series with Vera de Chalambert
    December 1, 8, and 15

    Nothing, the Jewish mystics tell us, is as whole as a broken heart… The world breaks our hearts wide open; and it is this openness itself that mends us, redeems us, makes us whole.

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  • Let the Moon Be Free – Conversations on Kashmiri Tantra

    A book by Éric Baret

    Shaped and sustained by the nondual tradition of Kashmir Shivaism, Eric Baret’s words take us back to the simple observation of our felt sense of emotion and, ultimately, to pure listening.

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Consciousness as Light and Space

By Patrick Howe Does Consciousness Originate In The Human Brain? The scientific view of consciousness is unable to accept the possibility that consciousness might originate not from inside the human brain but from outside the human…


You Only See Mirrors

Excerpt from Let the Moon Be Free, by Eric Baret What disturbs you in the presence of someone else is something you carry in yourself. You come into a room where thirty people are gathered. Twenty-nine…


The Science of Happiness: Why complaining is literally killing you

By Steven Parton, From CuriousApes.com Sometimes in life, all the experience and knowledge simmering around in that ol’ consciousness of ours combines itself in a way that suddenly causes the cerebral clockwork to click into place, and…


Loving Awareness: Truth Beyond Thought

Nondual Awareness moves as Love Nondual awareness has been called the underlying, non-conceptual unity and essence of life, experience, and knowing. Yet its awakened movements in the body-mind include more than the pure, clear seeing of…


Daoist Wisdom For Our Times, a video with Shantena Sabbadini

Shantena Sabbadini gives the audience at SAND Italy the benefit of his twin passions, quantum physics and the Daoist masters of China and their classic texts. He comments on the first chapter of the Daoist classic,…


Can Gut Bacteria Control Your Mood?

You are never truly alone. Everywhere you go, you carry trillions of microbes inside your gut. These countless creatures, invisible to the naked eye, form what scientists call the microbiome — a thriving ecosystem intimately connected…

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