An award-winning documentary: As a rising star in the field of abstract mathematics, Michael discovered that he could see beauty and patterns where others could not. But his path was not to be inside academia, or even inside society. 38 min
Curiously, when science drills down into the core of even the most solid-looking object, separateness dissolves... Duration: 6 min
A musical celebration of the concept of Time, featuring Dean Radin, Robert Lanza, Maurizio Benazzo, Alan Watts, Michio Kaku and Brian Cox. 4 min
Nisargadatta did not leave an ashram; he did not leave any teachings or successors. This movie is an homage to him, a look at his unintended legacy by people that have been inspired by him more then words can express. 85 min
Modern cosmology — the study of the nature and evolution of the cosmos itself — has allowed physicists to explain the history of the Universe from the first tiny fraction of a second until today. But what’s next?
Let’s start with Anaximander, who said everything forming in Nature incurs a debt which it must repay so that other things may form, which I see as the essence of evolution and a fascinating take on Dying to Live.
Instead of denying aging, avoiding death, or fantasizing about some after-life for “me”, Joan points to fully embracing the total disintegration and loss of control that growing old and dying—and living and loving and being awake—actually entails.
We are living through the most exciting and most challenging times in human history, if not the history of planet.
How does one choose to walk closely to the dying every day?
Dr. Long has investigated thousands of near-death experiences (NDEs) with the results of his research published in the New York Times bestselling book Evidence of the Afterlife: The Science of Near-Death Experiences.
In his meetings Rupert explores the perennial non-dual understanding that lies at the heart of all the great religious and spiritual traditions.
Lama Rod Owens holds a Master of Divinity degree in Buddhist Studies from Harvard Divinity School and is a co-author of Radical Dharma: Talking Race, Love and Liberation.
Brenda weaves traditional medicine, Buddhism, mindfulness, Toltec energy medicine and ancient calendar teachings to help others understand the times we are in as humanity.
Life and death are not the opposites the modern mind has made them to be.
Imagine the opportunity to transform your own view of death, diminish your fears and re-frame your relationship to living and dying.
All of our ancestors and most of our relatives are immortal. We aren't. How come?
Heart-break is painful. There is no way around that. The loss of a loved one is devastating. It breaks you down. It tears you apart. The life that you thought you were living is no more. The person you thought you were, has died with your loved one.
In the Sufi tradition, there is a saying, “Die before death.” For Sufis, this is an exhortation to befriend death and the process of letting go as a daily spiritual practice.
Caring for people who are dying can be an intense, intimate, and deeply alive experience. It often challenges our most basic beliefs.
Modern dreams of death and dying are deeply "humanistic", tethered to a vision of the self as independent and removed from "nature".
Our ability to meet each moment in life with awareness benefits us immensely at the time of death.
Learning the skills of dying occurs in the course of living deeply and well.
In our world right now there are economic and political and surveillance systems that need help in dying.
Deepak shares his reflections on Death and shows us how coming to terms with our own beliefs about it can liberate us.
As individuals and as a culture, we have deeply disconnected from the realm of the body
We live in a culture caught in the illusion of time
Give yourself permission to rest and receive lullabies for your heart.
The mysterious world of quantum mechanics has mystified scientists for decades
The similarities, the differences, and the complementarities between the Eastern and Western understandings of transformation.
An overview of oppression as the environment for intergenerational trauma
A debate: does epistemological primacy equate to ontological primacy?
Why does our current era make some spiritual teachers and students susceptible to misinformation and cult-like thinking?
Gordon Hempton is an acoustic ecologist whose life work is preserving the world’s silent places
How to find a sense of coherency, peace and a deepened sense of spirituality.
Historian Yuval Noah Harari has taken the world on a tour through the span of humanity
A conversation with Stanislav Grof, interviewed by Brigitte Grof.
Many struggle with grief, sadness, fear, and frustration that have their roots earlier on in our lives
Meet these 10 amazing women who changed our understanding of the cosmos
Covid-19 is the first time in our lives that nature has turned against us on a planetary scale.
We will explore the multidimensional nature of the ground, the importance of accessing Presence as a profound resource,
Open your Heart, release stress, improve your resilience...
Fear can be a powerful door to unlock previously unreachable energy still stored in our false images
Bayo tells a story and tries to characterize the essence of the Feminine at the "I of the Storm" event.
A conversation with Rupert Spira, contemplating the Nature of Experience.
by Anjula Ram. One woman's journey of seeking freedom and happiness.
Deepak brings multifaceted perspectives and reflections to the current situation.
Grief and loss touch us all, arriving at our door in many ways.
A winter solstice 2020 short stream for a Movement Medicine community
Sabine answers Zaya's burning questions at Wisdom in Times of Crisis
A conversation with Dr. Gabor Maté, hosted by Maurizio & Zaya Benazzo.
Francis answers Jeanric's questions in this touching interview
Eric discusses the current pandemic and many other themes at Wisdom in Times of Crisis
Michael Meade speaks so beautifully about the role of "descent" in any spiritual journey.
When we avoid rooting in our dying bodies, spirituality grows spindly and bears no real fruit.
Fritjof Capra answers questions from the audience at SAND18 US
Sam Harris speaks with Iain McGilchrist about the differences between the right and left hemispheres.
Real vs. Fake Shamans, Hallucinogens, and the Dalai Lamas of South America
Consciousness, rather than matter, is the basis of all reality.
In the coming decades, the pace of life will be much faster than it is today
Francis Lucille answers questions at SAND19 US.
There is a special area of the Matrix reserved for people who think they have exited the Matrix.
What if the ways we think about the climate crisis is the crisis?
One of the fundamental spiritual, social, and ecological challenges of our time is learning how to live into what we know.
If the conscious mind—the part you consider you—accounts for only a fraction of the brain's function, what is all the rest doing?
The journey into authentic nondual experience usually entails an ongoing experience of paradox
There is a profound and painful sense of disconnection in humanity.
Exploring, Understanding and Applying Advaita Vedanta
While the personal level is an important foundation, the next level is to bring our practice to the interpersonal realm
Oftentimes, the culprit of our inability to genuinely relate in our heart is our adherence to the dualistic paradigm of “otherness.”
What science and my unusual brain are teaching us about the convergence of reality, love, and the senses
The path to transcendence is through compassion and through compassion one is led to oneness
Rupert explores the perennial, non-dual understanding that lies at the heart of all the great religious and spiritual traditions
We are aware of thinking and acting, and we typically think this is what neurons and brains are for.
The challenges we face and the changes underway signal a genuine transformation of the world
In most spiritual traditions, love is seen only as universal or cosmic love.
Sam Harris speaks with Roland Griffiths about the current state of research on psychedelics.
Sam and Annaka Harris speak with Donald Hoffman about his book The Case Against Reality.
From the dualistic thinking of the first half of life into the contemplative mind of the integrated self
A collection of talks presented at the annual SAND conference in San Jose, CA
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