Lama Tsomo teaches us the ancient Tibetan compassion practice of Tonglen, one of the Four Boundless Qualities practices that we use, to grow our capacity for feeling the truth of our deep, loving connection with everyone. Following this simple practice online, we can take it into our daily lives, both on and off the cushion. It is an antidote to isolation and, an antidote to othering … and so, a perfect medicine for these times.
We are aware of thinking and acting, and we typically think this is what neurons and brains are for.
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 panelists invite SAND community members to explore privilege and consequences of racial and ontological identities.
In quantum physics, it appears that only relationships are real.
Can we rejig our space-time interface to open new portals into the preexisting realm of conscious agents?
We live in a time characterized by convergences of many kinds
There is a profound and painful sense of disconnection in humanity.
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.
What can we do to bring healing and protection to the Earth?
In most spiritual traditions, love is seen only as universal or cosmic love.
Indigenous sciences, embedded and discussed through indigenous languages, have suffered great destruction.
Many embrace perspectives and belief systems that are in discord with Nature’s rhythms.
Heartfelt connectedness and love drive our ability to get in-synch with our deeper self, others, and the rhythms of the Earth.
Love is the refusal to separate —Nisargadatta Maharaj
Sea Stars is the musical collaboration of Kurt Baumann and Katie Gray.
How do we unlearn and de-program our toxic and limiting beliefs?
The challenges we face and the changes underway signal a genuine transformation of the world
Discover the esoteric relationship between form and formlessness embedded within the Shema
While we have unlocked the potential of a single atom we have yet to unlock the full potential of wise, loving and compassionate action
James Doty has a conversation with the audience at SAND19 US.
What science and my unusual brain are teaching us about the convergence of reality, love, and the senses
The journey into authentic nondual experience usually entails an ongoing experience of paradox
In the coming decades, the pace of life will be much faster than it is today
Grounding in the Act of Seeing Sacred Difference
Francis Lucille answers questions at SAND19 US.
Loch shares discoveries from the recent neuroscience of awakening to support living from nondual love.
The unshakable knowing that not everything is as it appears to be
There is a special area of the Matrix reserved for people who think they have exited the Matrix.
Rupert explores the perennial, non-dual understanding that lies at the heart of all the great religious and spiritual traditions
Coming to Peace with All that Arises in Everyday Life
to fashion universes out of emptiness
The complexity of the present time seems to demand a deepening of our nature if we are going to survive.
Pamela Wilson has a conversation with the audience at SAND19 US
Oftentimes, the culprit of our inability to genuinely relate in our heart is our adherence to the dualistic paradigm of “otherness.”
Rupert Spira has a conversation with the audience at SAND19 US
Our primary evidence, our only certainty is consciousness.
The path to transcendence is through compassion and through compassion one is led to oneness
Knowledge is Different in Different Levels of Consciousness
Everything is not a thing
Francis Lucille's dialogue with the audience at SAND19 US
Jean Houston in conversation with the audience
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
What constitutes the essence of a true relationship?
The world is in desperate need for compassion. Compassion means to recognize the real nature of every living being
the perspective of individual humans and their amazing encounters with psilocybin mushrooms
Biomimicry is not just about emulating; it is also about reconnecting and rekindling our relationship with nature.
Interpersonal Neurobiology (IPNB) is a radically interdisciplinary and groundbreaking field
When we avoid rooting in our dying bodies, spirituality grows spindly and bears no real fruit.
In these times of layered and intersecting personal and collective traumas...
Rupert Spira in conversation
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