Charles Eisenstein answers questions from the audience at SAND18 US.
In the midst of a global lion crisis that treats Africa’s most sacred animals as a killing commodity...
Peter Russell explains that most human beings—unlike animals—focus on the past and the future, which means they spend their time in a state of discontent.
To think of the human stage as simply for enlightenment shortchanges the potential of humanity.
We explore the idea that perceptual experiences do not approximate properties of an “objective” world
The “awe-full” qualities of horror and terror may share essential roots with those underlying transformative states such as flow, awe, presence, timelessness and ecstasy.
Mirabai Starr in conversation with the audience at SAND18 US
What does it take to recognize our true human qualities and express them in the world?
Cognition, or mind, is the very process of life itself, which requires neither a brain nor a nervous system
As the outdated patriarchal structures rise up in backlash to their inevitable downfall, the need for a more sustainable world paradigm couldn’t be greater
The mystery and power of the creative process can perhaps be best understood through the lens of the birthing process.
An "immersion" lecture into the world of psylocibin, mycelium and evolution of consciousness
How can there be intelligence without consciousness?
21st-Century science is on the verge of recreating the processes that may have brought life into being
Fritjof Capra answers questions from the audience at SAND18 US
James Fadiman fieds questions at SAND18 US
Awakened living realizes that the absolute and the relative dimensions of our Being are simply “not-two.”
Dzogchen, the bardo, sleep and the yoga of dreams
When we engage in the distortion that the relative plane is separate from the absolute, we ignore the reality of the illusion.
Peter Russell in conversation with the audience at SAND18 US.
How do the different spiritual traditions view being human?
In this memorable conversation from SAND 18 Peter Levine, the father of trauma therapy work, and Thomas Huebl, a spiritual teacher known for his work integrating healing of collective trauma, discuss the relationship between healing trauma and...
The source of capacity to optimize our experience...
Is there any behavior that we can say for certain is unique to humans?
Nonduality and Healing from Trauma - The Realization Process
Stuart Hameroff, co-founder of the Toward a Science of Consciousness conference, follows a brief overview…
How we can uncover the traumas embedded in our social body and work together to heal these wounds
Donald Hoffman reminds us that we can predict people's choices up to seven seconds before they are conscious of making that choice.
Discover the world of magic mushrooms
A four-billion-year-old cycling evolutionary engine of creation lifted us improbable and beautiful human beings into existence.
When we know ourselves as this whole which subsumes everything, we cease to diminish or dismiss the mystery of being human
Daniel Siegel introduces the Wheel of Awareness, a representation of the structure of mind. Research…
Being fully human requires the awakening of the deep Heart as well as the full embrace of the vulnerable human heart.
Rupert Spira in conversation
Can you live "IN" the Dream world with absolute integrity and authenticity
Daniel Siegel answers questions from the audience at SAND18 US.
What may or may not be appropriate behavior for a spiritual teacher?
Our human-ness will become more and more threatened by AI
This talk explains current research into the structures within the brain
How the experienced self is put together out of memories and feelings.
Bob Thurman delights the audience at SAND 2018 with his lighthearted approach to the wisdom and the…
At the 2018 SAND Conference, David Ellzey physically and wordlessly tells the story that resolves the seeming paradox of being both human and transcendent.
Silent awareness is mostly drawn to light, sound, color, beauty, movement, patterns and contrast.
Women mystics and wisdom beings across the spiritual traditions
What if we put into every day practice the scientific truths that we know?
Philosopher, scholar and longtime observer of culture and behavior the world over, Jean Houston shares…
Unveil the obstacles that block creativity and host them in a way...
Creativity can be seen as a state of natural flow...
“Through altered state of consciousness work, we’re able to retrieve the parts of ourselves that broke away from trauma.”
Indigenous sciences, embedded and discussed through indigenous languages, have suffered great destruction.
At this time we are collective examining our human generated systems, worldview, purpose, or our paradigm. What if paradigm was a choice?
Exploring ways in which indigenous food systems of the past and present teach us how to relate to our inner and outer world
an organic and wild conversation between two poets, writers, philosophers and theobiologians
Explore their new book Post Capitalist Philanthropy: Healing Wealth in the Time of Collapse
Dr. Shiva on quantum physicist, ecologist, and activism, climate collapse, the dangers of our lives being controlled by Silicon Valley, and the pandemic
From "Democracy and Belonging Forum" – Why We Need a Politics of Exile in a Time of Troubling Stuckness
The fugitive's work is not to get from point A to point B: it is to get from point A to point A.
Zaya and Maurizio Benazzo host this Community Gathering with Dënesųłiné indigenous rights activist and climate activist Eriel Tchekwie Deranger.
We’ve been told such a horrendously wrong story about what our past is as human beings.
An sprawling conversation in relation to deep time, land, and indigenous trauma and science
‘The End of This World’ reveals where the climate justice movement needs to go and how we get there
Kanaka (Native Hawaiian) community in Hawaii and Maui grapple with new wave of colonialism and outside interests on the heels of devastating wildfires resulting from poor land stewardship by U.S. government, extractivism, and tourism.
Celebrating the life and legacy of Zen monk Thich Nhat Hanh one-year after he returned to mother earth.
Zaya and Maurizio sit down to talk about the next film
Intergenerational trauma: the impact of colonization and genocide Indigenous wisdom and the healing of trauma Resistance and healing
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