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Does Brain Imaging Corroborate or Contradict Materialism?

The two essays I wrote prior to this one have commanded a lot of interest and attention (see here and here). They discuss recent brain imaging studies on the effects of psychedelics. Surprisingly, the results have…

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Waking, Dreaming, Being

Vikram Zutshi In Conversation With Evan Thompson This article was first published at the Sutra Journal Evan Thompson, Ph.D., is the author of Waking, Dreaming, Being: Self and Consciousness in Neuroscience, Meditation, and Philosophy; Mind in…

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time (t) = 0 is Pure Awareness

To understand and interpret science properly, it is important to understand what we mean by t (time) = 0.  We can say that t=0 means that it is not the past, not the future but the present. It…

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Complex Ideas Can Enter Consciousness Automatically

New research provides further evidence for ‘passive frame theory,’ the groundbreaking idea that suggests human consciousness is less in control than previously believed. The study shows that even complex concepts, such as translating a word into…

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A Panel on Lucid Dreaming

A panel with Alan Wallace, Stephen LaBerge, Fariba Bogzaran and moderated by Daniel Deslauriers What do Eastern and Western philosophy, neuroscience and phenomenology have to say about the experience of lucid dreaming? Can lucid dreaming contribute to…

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Proposal for a Radical Revision of Psychiatry, Psychology, & Psychotherapy – Stanislav Grof

Drawing on observations from more than fifty years of research into an important subgroup of non-ordinary states of consciousness that he calls “holotropic,” the presenter suggests a radical revision of some basic assumptions of modern psychiatry,…

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Panel on the Nature of Fundamental Reality moderated by Deepak Chopra

A panel with Edward Frenkel, Bernardo Kastrup, Menas Kafatos, Julia Mossbridge and facilitated by Deepak Chopra. For centuries philosophers and scientists have debated on the nature of fundamental realityand also the mind body problem and the…

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Awakening as Intimacy With a Living Universe, Duane Elgin

We may tend to think of ourselves as physical beings and regard “awakening” as an experience that happens inside our biological brains and bodies. Yet, a nondual view does not regard awakening as happening exclusively within…

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