We presume we are small entities when in fact within each of us is the entire enfolded universe waiting to be unfolded and revealed. Our choice to open to love is the path towards freedom and liberation. We've heard this. We feel it. But how do we do it? How do we unlearn and de-program our toxic and limiting beliefs? How do we rid ourselves of negative cycles and patterns and live in the manner most aligned with our highest purpose? Through the use of ancient technologies and methodologies, we can engage that which is beyond.
What science and my unusual brain are teaching us about the convergence of reality, love, and the senses
What can we do to bring healing and protection to the Earth?
The journey into authentic nondual experience usually entails an ongoing experience of paradox
Rupert Spira has a conversation with the audience at SAND19 US
In the coming decades, the pace of life will be much faster than it is today
In quantum physics, it appears that only relationships are real.
Zaya Bennazzo asks panelists to share their insights about the climate crisis
Pamela Wilson has a conversation with the audience at SAND19 US
We are aware of thinking and acting, and we typically think this is what neurons and brains are for.
Indigenous sciences, embedded and discussed through indigenous languages, have suffered great destruction.
Discover the esoteric relationship between form and formlessness embedded within the Shema
Interpersonal Neurobiology (IPNB) is a radically interdisciplinary and groundbreaking field
Sea Stars is the musical collaboration of Kurt Baumann and Katie Gray.
Francis Lucille's dialogue with the audience at SAND19 US
What if the ways we think about the climate crisis is the crisis?
Can we rejig our space-time interface to open new portals into the preexisting realm of conscious agents?
While the personal level is an important foundation, the next level is to bring our practice to the interpersonal realm
Heartfelt connectedness and love drive our ability to get in-synch with our deeper self, others, and the rhythms of the Earth.
Lama Tsomo teaches us the ancient Tibetan compassion practice of Tonglen, one of the Four Boundless Qualities
In most spiritual traditions, love is seen only as universal or cosmic love.
Jean Houston in conversation with the audience
Our primary evidence, our only certainty is consciousness.
Love is the refusal to separate —Nisargadatta Maharaj
There is a special area of the Matrix reserved for people who think they have exited the Matrix.
the perspective of individual humans and their amazing encounters with psilocybin mushrooms
The path to transcendence is through compassion and through compassion one is led to oneness
There is a profound and painful sense of disconnection in humanity.
Loch shares discoveries from the recent neuroscience of awakening to support living from nondual love.
Rupert explores the perennial, non-dual understanding that lies at the heart of all the great religious and spiritual traditions
James Doty has a conversation with the audience at SAND19 US.
Knowledge is Different in Different Levels of Consciousness
While we have unlocked the potential of a single atom we have yet to unlock the full potential of wise, loving and compassionate action
Exploring, Understanding and Applying Advaita Vedanta
Coming to Peace with All that Arises in Everyday Life
We live in a time characterized by convergences of many kinds
Francis Lucille answers questions at SAND19 US.
Biomimicry is not just about emulating; it is also about reconnecting and rekindling our relationship with nature.
What constitutes the essence of a true relationship?
The challenges we face and the changes underway signal a genuine transformation of the world
The unshakable knowing that not everything is as it appears to be
Everything is not a thing
The complexity of the present time seems to demand a deepening of our nature if we are going to survive.
The world is in desperate need for compassion. Compassion means to recognize the real nature of every living being
Oftentimes, the culprit of our inability to genuinely relate in our heart is our adherence to the dualistic paradigm of “otherness.”
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?
One of the fundamental spiritual, social, and ecological challenges of our time is learning how to live into what we know.
Grounding in the Act of Seeing Sacred Difference
The panelists invite SAND community members to explore privilege and consequences of racial and ontological identities.
Many embrace perspectives and belief systems that are in discord with Nature’s rhythms.
the dark stages of dissolution that precede the transformation of butterflies
Life and death are not the opposites the modern mind has made them to be.
“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.
exploring the Politics of Cure, the Shadows of Harm Reduction, and Transgressive Networks of Care at World End
In a time of growing ecological and humanitarian crises, Llewellyn Vaughan-Lee bears witness to the darkness of the dying myth we are stranded in.
Our interconnectedness is undeniable. There is a singular pulse that weaves us all together. When we lose touch with that pulse, we suffer.
Explore their new book Post Capitalist Philanthropy: Healing Wealth in the Time of Collapse
Celebrating the life and legacy of Zen monk Thich Nhat Hanh one-year after he returned to mother earth.
peak oil, carbon footprint, renewables, hydro, nuclear, blah blah blah blah blah blah blah
two excerpts from the online SAND event with Thomas
an organic and wild conversation between two poets, writers, philosophers and theobiologians
67 people from all over the world to take a DNA test. It turns out they have much more in common with other nationalities than they thought ...
From "Democracy and Belonging Forum" – Why We Need a Politics of Exile in a Time of Troubling Stuckness
Dr. Shiva on quantum physicist, ecologist, and activism, climate collapse, the dangers of our lives being controlled by Silicon Valley, and the pandemic
Zaya and Maurizio Benazzo host this Community Gathering with Dënesųłiné indigenous rights activist and climate activist Eriel Tchekwie Deranger.
At this time we are collective examining our human generated systems, worldview, purpose, or our paradigm. What if paradigm was a choice?
An sprawling conversation in relation to deep time, land, and indigenous trauma and science
In this video made for the first "Gathering of the Tribes", Laura used Midjourney AI and Pixelmator to visualise key principles of activism, regeneration, and solarpunk ideologies
Compassion is the ability, by Awareness, to recognize and acknowledge only itself everywhere.
To celebrate Earth Day we would like to offer you the following mediation, which is a is a love letter to the Earth, written by Thay.
How does one choose to walk closely to the dying every day?
Intergenerational trauma: the impact of colonization and genocide Indigenous wisdom and the healing of trauma Resistance and healing
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