Plato composed his Dialogues recognizing conversation as the supreme method of probing life’s mysteries. I invite you to The Seeker to Seeker Podcast as a way of going back to that fundamental form of inquiry!
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Shaykh Burhanuddin Herrmann is a contemporary mystic of the Sufi tradition. He has undergone the classic dervish training, keeping an intense daily practice of meditation and prayers under the direct guidance of his Master.
Imogen and I speak at length about the shadow and the journey of embracing it. We talk about the nature of awakening and also about the role of relationships, intimate and otherwise, on the spiritual journey… among other things
In his early 20’s, Julian explored many forms of spiritual inquiry which eventually led him to psychedelics. Since that time, he hasn’t stopped exploring and learning about psychoactive compounds and the states they catalyse. Julian facilitates non-traditional spaces for psychedelic plant medicine work and is also the inventor of ‘Changa’ – a type of psychedelic compound described by many as ‘smokable ayahuasca’.
Dr. Leanne Domash is a psychologist and psychoanalyst whose interdisciplinary work is deeply rooted in dreams and the imagination. We met over Zoom on the occasion of Leanne’s brand new book coming out now, titled Imagination, Creativity and Spirituality in Psychotherapy: Welcome to Wonderland. Leanne’s new book explores the human spirit and its power to create, transform, heal, and grow.
Rev. Bill McDonaldl’s life has been a spiritual journey spanning over 7 decades. A mystical trip in search of gurus, the paranormal, and self-discovery. He is an author, an award-winning poet, international motivational speaker, artist, and Vietnam War veteran
Much of Dr. Powell’s work is rooted in investigating parapsychological phenomena such as telepathy, clairvoyance and out-of-body experiences. Her key research focuses on autistic savants and children reported to be telepathic or precognitive by their caregivers.
Ishtar’s life has been marked by paranormal experiences from his earliest childhood. Yet everything changed for him when he lost his mother at the age of 13 in a shared car accident. During the event, Ishtar had a striking near-death-experience which put him in what he later learned to be the Samadhi state. It lasted for some weeks before fading.
Elena Nezhinsky is a long-time spiritual seeker whose relentless pursuit of enlightenment has given her deep insights into spirituality. Her profound, funny, and deeply personal book Buddha on a Bull traces her decades-long spiritual journey that culminated in a final transformative experience.
Meditation teacher and ex-Buddhist-monk Jeff Oliver is a long-time spiritual seeker. His journey led him to the teachings of the Buddha early in his adult life. He went on to spend nearly a decade as a Buddhist monk and studied advanced meditation practices in the Theravada Buddhist tradition.
Psychotherapist Terry Marks-Tarlow is an acclaimed practitioner and author whose many fields of interest all contribute to her unique understanding of the human psyche. She is well known for her insights into intuition, and she’s also pioneered a whole new understanding of the mind based on fractal geometry.
Christopher M. Bache is professor emeritus in the Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies at Youngstown State University where he taught for 33 years. In his latest book, LSD and the Mind of the Universe, Chris reveals his decades’ worth of rigorous psychedelic work and the insights he has gained from his shamanic exploration coupled with his academic knowledge of the world’s religions.