Dr. Long will present his current groundbreaking investigation of the content of NDEs that address humankind’s ageless questions which include: Is there an afterlife? What is the afterlife like? Is heaven a reality? This is the largest scientific investigation of sequentially shared experiences exploring the nature of the afterlife ever reported. Insights into the afterlife from NDEs do not seem explainable by pre-existing cultural or religious beliefs. The evidence-based and inspiring conclusion of this study is that the afterlife is real.
We are living through the most exciting and most challenging times in human history, if not the history of planet.
Our ability to meet each moment in life with awareness benefits us immensely at the time of death.
In our world right now there are economic and political and surveillance systems that need help in dying.
Brenda weaves traditional medicine, Buddhism, mindfulness, Toltec energy medicine and ancient calendar teachings to help others understand the times we are in as humanity.
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.
How does one choose to walk closely to the dying every day?
Modern dreams of death and dying are deeply "humanistic", tethered to a vision of the self as independent and removed from "nature".
Life and death are not the opposites the modern mind has made them to be.
Deepak shares his reflections on Death and shows us how coming to terms with our own beliefs about it can liberate us.
Imagine the opportunity to transform your own view of death, diminish your fears and re-frame your relationship to living and dying.
Caring for people who are dying can be an intense, intimate, and deeply alive experience. It often challenges our most basic beliefs.
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.
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.
In his meetings Rupert explores the perennial non-dual understanding that lies at the heart of all the great religious and spiritual traditions.
All of our ancestors and most of our relatives are immortal. We aren't. How come?
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.
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.
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?
explore psychedelics and their therapeutic uses in two entertaining and informative talks from SAND 18 and 19
“Definitely these galaxies are a big deal, but it remains to be seen how exciting they will look in the context of a few months’ progress with JWST,” Carnall says. The best is yet to come.
The meaning of death and dying in a death-phobic culture and more on Sounds of SAND Episode 2
the challenge of choosing deep-focus work and connection over superficial distraction and stimulation
An exploration of a groundbreaking assertion of a new paper published in the Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics
Listening to/with/as the whole planet is listening and sining, a conversation with world renoun bioacoustic researcher
Every creature lives within its own sensory bubble, but only humans have the capacity to appreciate the experiences of other species. What we’ve learned is astounding.
Exploring how the mind extends beyond the physical self.
I am a body plus. A body plus trauma, plus illness, plus pollen, plus spores, plus caretakers and friends and loved ones and wild kin.
So how does our brain create this illusion of stability?
"Vision is an art, and nature an old master painter teaching us how to see the underlying reality of things to be — before they actually are. "
Taking a long view of life on Earth, Robin Wall Kimmerer explores how mosses—ancient beings who transformed the world—teach us strategies for persisting amid a changing climate.
Scientists are slowly understanding collaboration’s role in biology
An excerpt from the new book "The Flowering Wand: Rewilding the Sacred Masculine"
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