Buddhism, Guided Meditation, Society, Spirituality

Episode 53: Guided Vajrayana Medicine Buddha Meditation

I remember, not too long ago, I fell ill with a fever and a raging temperature that ruined my good mood and imprisoned me with fear. The next morning, early, I was supposed to catch a flight to Portugal to find a plot of land after a deposit we put down on another plot fell… Continue reading Episode 53: Guided Vajrayana Medicine Buddha Meditation

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

Society, Spirituality

Spirituality and Running: Mid-season Blog

Running is a bit like being pregnant; there are many stages, many phases, emotions rising, trees subsiding... sometimes you don't want to, but you do it anyway. We all have a human form and a spirit form. What that means is that the human part is concerned with 'lower' desires and habitual ways of interacting… Continue reading Spirituality and Running: Mid-season Blog

Interview, Spirituality

Episode 7: Interview with artist Demi on Italian Politics and Ego Death

This is a self-portrait of artist Demi, whose works and website you can find here. He is inspired by the moon, which is a symbol of stillness in the chaos and is a grounding principle in his meditation sessions. He also paints abstract and wild portrayals of the female, geometry, and nature. In our episode,… Continue reading Episode 7: Interview with artist Demi on Italian Politics and Ego Death

Interview, Spirituality

Episode 5 – Interview with Tattooist Jeffrey Segundo on Following Instincts

Tattoo Art by Jeffrey Segundo As the birds chirp in the backdrop to this episode, I speak to Jeffrey Segundo straight from Melbourne, Australia where we have an organic conversation about his humanness and spirituality. We met when he made the decision to do a guest spot at our tattoo studio, Fifth Dimension Tattoo &… Continue reading Episode 5 – Interview with Tattooist Jeffrey Segundo on Following Instincts