Buddhism, Hinduism / Sanatana Dharma, Interview, Society, Spirituality

Episode 38: The Essence of Dharma with Devananda

Devananda runs the Essence of Dharma podcast: a show which unites the Vedic and Buddhist Dhamma, for all seekers and finders of the truth. He also runs a fascinating Youtube channel with tons of Dharmic content. In our episode, we have a free-flowing conversation about, well... Reality! There is an underlying reality beyond what we… Continue reading Episode 38: The Essence of Dharma with Devananda

Hinduism / Sanatana Dharma, Interview, Society, Spirituality

Episode 36: Vedic Living — Interview with Akshay Kanade

"Veda" means "knowledge" and "Sanatana Dharma" is a more accurate term for "Hinduism". Why? "Hinduism" was a colonial term given to 'those living near the Indus River', and, as another point of gentle contention -- there is not a real basis for the Aryan invasion or civilisation, so that is most likely based on colonialism,… Continue reading Episode 36: Vedic Living — Interview with Akshay Kanade

Interview, Psychedelics, Plant Medicines, Entheogens, Society, Spirituality

Episode 35: Psychedelic Integration — Interview with Greg Lawrence

This is Greg Lawrence, a psychedelic integration specialist based in LA, California. He works with his clients to prepare them and integrate them with plant medicines, experienced extensively with: Ayahuasca, San Pedro, Bufo/5-MeO-DMT, NN-DMT, Kambo, Iboga, Sananga and Psilocybin/magic mushrooms. Listen to our conversation to hear about psychedelic care and a professional perspective on psychedelics… Continue reading Episode 35: Psychedelic Integration — Interview with Greg Lawrence

Buddhism, Interview, Society, Spirituality

Episode 34: McMindfulness — The New Capitalist Spirituality with Ron Purser

Ron is not afraid of controversy with his new book: McMindfulness -- How Mindfulness Became the New Capitalist Spirituality, out this July. He also hosts the Mindful Cranks podcast. Let's start out by saying that: "Dr. Purser is an ordained  Zen Dharma teacher in the Korean Zen Taego Order.  He received ordination in April 2013… Continue reading Episode 34: McMindfulness — The New Capitalist Spirituality with Ron Purser

Death & Rebirth, Interview, Philosophy, Society, Spirituality

Episode 31: Near-Death & New Life Experience — Interview with Artisha Bolding

I am always amazed by near-death experiences, because they are so prominent throughout all cultures and they really show what it means to be a human being on this plane. We all have different notions about what happens after death, and it is our right to explore this realm, because this is a fate that… Continue reading Episode 31: Near-Death & New Life Experience — Interview with Artisha Bolding