Dying & Living is Alua's world, the world of a death doula. She would light myself on fire if she thought it would shift the world's understanding that our time here to play is measured in our moments. How does one choose to walk closely to the dying every day? Alua found her calling and her passion in becoming a death doula. What does the work entail? What are the challenges? Inspirations?
We are living through the most exciting and most challenging times in human history, if not the history of planet.
Imagine the opportunity to transform your own view of death, diminish your fears and re-frame your relationship to living and dying.
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?
Modern dreams of death and dying are deeply "humanistic", tethered to a vision of the self as independent and removed from "nature".
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.
Learning the skills of dying occurs in the course of living deeply and well.
In his meetings Rupert explores the perennial non-dual understanding that lies at the heart of all the great religious and spiritual traditions.
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.
Caring for people who are dying can be an intense, intimate, and deeply alive experience. It often challenges our most basic beliefs.
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.
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.
Our ability to meet each moment in life with awareness benefits us immensely at the time of death.
Deepak shares his reflections on Death and shows us how coming to terms with our own beliefs about it can liberate us.
In our world right now there are economic and political and surveillance systems that need help in dying.
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 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.
All of our ancestors and most of our relatives are immortal. We aren't. How come?
From "Democracy and Belonging Forum" – Why We Need a Politics of Exile in a Time of Troubling Stuckness
Zaya and Maurizio Benazzo host this Community Gathering with Dënesųłiné indigenous rights activist and climate activist Eriel Tchekwie Deranger.
exploring the Politics of Cure, the Shadows of Harm Reduction, and Transgressive Networks of Care at World End
Intergenerational trauma: the impact of colonization and genocide Indigenous wisdom and the healing of trauma Resistance and healing
Celebrating the life and legacy of Zen monk Thich Nhat Hanh one-year after he returned to mother earth.
Our interconnectedness is undeniable. There is a singular pulse that weaves us all together. When we lose touch with that pulse, we suffer.
At this time we are collective examining our human generated systems, worldview, purpose, or our paradigm. What if paradigm was a choice?
Dr. Shiva on quantum physicist, ecologist, and activism, climate collapse, the dangers of our lives being controlled by Silicon Valley, and the pandemic
An sprawling conversation in relation to deep time, land, and indigenous trauma and science
an organic and wild conversation between two poets, writers, philosophers and theobiologians
Compassion is the ability, by Awareness, to recognize and acknowledge only itself everywhere.
“Through altered state of consciousness work, we’re able to retrieve the parts of ourselves that broke away from trauma.”
We’ve been told such a horrendously wrong story about what our past is as human beings.
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‘The End of This World’ reveals where the climate justice movement needs to go and how we get there
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