Oct 23–27, 2019
Hayes Mansion, San Jose California
Oct 24–27, 2019
Jul 14–20, 2020
Titignano Castle, Italy
With Mirabai Starr
Women mystics and wisdom beings across the spiritual traditions
Lee Smolin on the Jim Rutt show.
An award-winning documentary: As a rising star in the field of abstract mathematics, Michael discovered that he could see beauty and pattern where others could not. But his path was not to be inside academia, or even inside society. 38 min
Join us virtually in the SAND main conference room
By John O'Donohue
We never value or even see some things in our lives until we are just about to lose them.
By John Welwood
Living with someone we love, with all the joys and challenges, is one of the best ways…
By Francis Weller
On Navigating Our Losses: Interview by Tim McKee
By Bayo Akomolafe
The way isn’t forward, it’s awkward
With Shantena Augusto Sabbadini • Saturdays, November 2, 9, &16, 2019
A 3-part Live Webinar Series
With Julie Brown Yau • Sundays, November 10, 17, 24, 2019
A pre-recorded 4-part Video Series with Stanislav Grof
With Federico Faggin
How can there be intelligence without consciousness?
With Shantena Augusto Sabbadini • Saturday, October 5, 2019
A Free, Online Live conversation facilitated by Vera de Chalambert
With Andrew Harvey • Saturdays, November 23, 30 & December 14, 21, 2019
The Revolution of the Birth: A 4-Part Live Webinar Series
In this inspiring talk, the mathematician Edward Frenkel speaks about the beauty and elegance of mathematics
The idea that the universe splits into multiple realities with every measurement has become an increasingly popular proposed solution to the mysteries of quantum mechanics.
Ever wonder how we try to predict the unpredictable? Supercomputers use the power of chaos theory.
Mathematicians and neuroscientists have created the first anatomically accurate model that explains how vision is possible.
A four-billion-year-old cycling evolutionary engine of creation lifted us improbable and beautiful human beings into existence.
Hearing Color, Seeing Sound. This Is Synesthesia
This college dropout was bedridden for 11 years.
The mystery and power of the creative process can perhaps be best understood through the lens of the birthing process.
Developmental trauma deeply affects and limits how we connect with ourselves
A clear introduction to developmental trauma
Silent awareness is mostly drawn to light, sound, color, beauty, movement, patterns and contrast.
We may think meditation will improve us, but it’s really about accepting ourselves as we are right now.
The delicate dance between loneliness, solitude and communion
I praise the Supreme Goddess Parā, the Illuminative Insight Intelligence Force of Consciousness
Tandava means totality. It means the path is absolutely non-dual, because we integrate everything and we don't refuse any aspect of the human being
We recreate the relationships that we learned
Esther Perel is a therapist who has changed our discourse about sexuality and coupledom.
Spiritual bypassing is a term I coined to describe a process I saw happening in the Buddhist community I was in, and also in myself.
A Free, Online (recording of) Live conversation facilitated by Zaya Benazzo
How we see the problem is part of the problem
In this (very, very) long essay, Bayo Akomolafe investigates the work and contributions of “postactivism” in our unique times
Why Our Spiritual Traditions Have Failed to Respond to the Global Crises – And How We Can Change That Now
God speaks to each of us as he makes us, then walks with us silently out of the night.
When suffering comes, we feel panic and fear. Frightened, we want to hide.
Sometimes a wild god comes to the table. He is awkward and does not know the ways
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