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February 2018

Phil Goldberg

A World of Yogis: How India’s Spiritual Teachings Transformed the West—Phil Goldberg

Thursday, February 22, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm PST
$20

UPDATED: webinar has moved to Thursday, February 22nd, 7-8:30pm From Emerson and Thoreau in the 19th century to today’s yoga studios, generation after generation of seekers have absorbed the treasures of Indian philosophy and yogic techniques and planted them in the soil of Western culture. Masterful gurus from Vivekananda to Yogananda to Maharishi Mahesh Yogi to the present-day teachers came from India in waves, and prominent thinkers, writers, scientists, and musicians —including, most especially, the Beatles— absorbed, adapted and disseminated…

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March 2018

John Lundwall

Considering the Construction of Ancient History (Rescheduled)—John K. Lundwall

Thursday, March 29, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm PDT
$20

Our notions of ancient history are supposed to be predicated on scientific research drawing from findings in archeology, anthropology, and sociology, and crafted from trained historians. Often, however, our constructions of history are filled with present ideas projected into the past. This is a natural limitation of the human psyche, for history-making is perpetually near-sighted. Our historical considerations tend to fall into three overarching paradigms, each with consequences that cloud our judgments. We will explore the making of historical models…

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April 2018

When the Dragon Wore the Crown: Putting Starlight Back into Myth—Don Cerow

Saturday, April 7, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
$20

When our ancestors gazed upon the skies thousands of years ago they looked up into the center of Creation and saw a mighty Dragon, a great celestial serpent with wings circling ceaselessly about them, night after night, century after century. When the Dragon Wore the Crown is a ground breaking work that covers a period of over six thousand years, focusing on what some would call the Ages of Gemini, Taurus and Aries and taking us through the period of…

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Loren Stocker

The Holy Science, the Divine Elements, and the Tree of Life—Loren Stocker

Thursday, April 12, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm PDT
$20

According to the Swami Sri Yukteswar, we would have been born on the verge of enlightenment during the Golden Age, but here we are, surrounded by ignorance and strife, struggling to distinguish Dark from Light, in a Yuga slightly North of the Iron Age of ignorance. Yet, there’s a great harmony that underlies the universe, its physics, and our everyday life. In his masterpiece, The Holy Science, Sri Yukteswar condenses the vast wisdom of the Vedas into a concise set…

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Paul Devereux

Shamanic Landscapes of the Ancient Americas—Paul Devereux

Saturday, April 21, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am PDT
$20

(Presented from the UK) Paul is the co-founding managing editor of the academic Routledge publication, Time & Mind – The Journal of Archaeology, Consciousness and Culture (www.tandfonline.com/rtam). Earlier, in the 1990s, he was for several years a Senior Research Scholar with the International Consciousness Research Laboratories (ICRL) group (www.icrl.org), then at Princeton University, an interdisciplinary team studying mind, consciousness, from many angles – anthropology, physics, biophysics, neurophysiology, etc. He is Director of the Dragon Project Trust (www.dragonprojecttrust.org) and a Research…

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Yoga and Healing—Nischala Joy Devi

Thursday, April 26, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm PDT
$20

Join one of the foremost experts in yoga therapy to explore the extensive relationships between yoga and health. Stress, for example, is now considered the foremost contributor to poor health and a major factor in causing heart disease, cancer and a myriad of chronic and acute diseases. Yoga is a fundamental part of one's quest for wellness and well-being on all levels .Whether you are a novice or a current practitioner. Nischala shares her years of experience working with the…

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May 2018

Decoding Maori Cosmology: The Ancient Origins of New Zealand’s Indigenous Culture—Laird Scranton

Saturday, May 5, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm PDT
$20

Although the Maori arrived in New Zealand less than a millennium ago, their culture reflects signature attributes of the classic ancient cosmological traditions. In fact, we can trace a credible path of transmission for the Maori esoteric tradition simply through comparison of cosmological words and practices to those of various ancient cultures. Moreover, Maori cosmological terms are formulated based on the same set of root syllables and phonemes that characterize cosmology in Africa. Egypt and often India. Based on knowledge…

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Success and Magnetism—Craig Marshall

Thursday, May 10, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm PDT
Free

In this webinar, Craig defines the meaning of “inner” and “outer” success in this age of transition. New methods and tools will be explained to help achieve goals in one’s personal & professional life. Participants begin by exploring a “Life-Success” chart, creating a map of their satisfaction in 9 key areas of life. Craig will introduce three core subjects: Developing Your Mindfulness & Meditation Practice, Defining Your Personal Life-Purpose, and How Your Thoughts Become Things. The futurist Alvin Toffler wrote,…

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Phil Goldberg

The Incredible Life of Yogananda: Discoveries and Inspiration from a New Biography—Phil Goldberg

Thursday, May 17, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm PDT
$20

(Rescheduled to May 17th) The Los Angeles Times called Yogananda "the 20th century’s first superstar guru." If you’ve read his iconic memoir, Autobiography of a Yogi, you might think you know all there is to know about this master teacher. You don’t. In this webinar, Philip Goldberg, author of the newly published biography, The Life of Yogananda: The Yogi who Became the First Modern Guru, reveals unknown and little-known facts and offers fresh perspective on an extraordinary life. Of all…

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Higher Consciousness in Ancient Civilizations—Nischala Cryer

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm PDT
$20

Rescheduled to May 23rd. In the higher ages, the rishis established the four ashrams of life as a way to cure societal ills. There were the Students (age 0-24); the Householders (24-48); the Forest Dwellers (48-72); and the Sannyasi (72-120). Take a journey with Nischala Cryer, co-founder of Ananda University, as we explore what the higher ages might bring. Includes college tours in India, Egypt, Europe, and Peru. Some topics of the webinar are drawn from her new book, The…

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