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08/21/2015 to 08/28/2015
John Welwood
Integrating Spiritual, Psychological & Embodiment Work

This workshop is by application only. Please submit your materials according to the directions on this page.

Unconditional presence is the capacity to fully meet, allow, and open to whatever we are experiencing, no matter how challenging it may be. This is what allows our experience to unfold in the direction of greater freedom, truth, and wisdom.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/21/2015 to 08/23/2015
Connecting With the Sacred Flow
Synchronicity [n]: an often surprising occurrence of physical, psychological, or psychic events that seems to have no related cause or connection
Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/21/2015 to 08/23/2015
Gillian Arthur

During this restorative yoga retreat weekend, we relax and de-stress in a fully supported environment.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/21/2015 to 08/23/2015
What Your Brain Chemistry, Personality & Body Say About You

What does your speech say about you? How about your face? Your movements? Your personality shines through everything you do, but how well do you really know yourself?

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/21/2015 to 08/23/2015

Meditation for Beginners provides a survey of meditation techniques to start the beginner and refresh the experienced meditator.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/21/2015 to 08/23/2015
Stewart Pearce

Since ancient times, sound healing has been used as a portal through the soul to the celestial realms, harmonizing our mind, body, and spirit.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/23/2015 to 08/28/2015
Tony Stockwell
Exploration & Discovery

Does fear hold you back from connecting with and surrendering to spirit? Are you looking for a way to break down the barriers created by fear and deepen your connection to the spirit world?

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/23/2015 to 08/28/2015
Jean Haner
Personal Clearing & Space Clearing

Discover the subtle art of energy clearing to help restore balance in your own energy field and the energy of your surroundings.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/23/2015 to 08/28/2015
Neha Chawla
A Professional Training

Addictions—whether to alcohol, drugs, food, gambling, or other behaviors—often stem from a desire to escape our current experience.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/23/2015 to 08/28/2015
Claude Stein
An Amazing 5-Day Immersion

This 5-day Natural Singer immersion features extended individual attention, group singing, and community support as we uncover the amazing beauty and power of our true voices.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY

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08/21/2015 to 08/28/2015
John Welwood
Integrating Spiritual, Psychological & Embodiment Work

This workshop is by application only. Please submit your materials according to the directions on this page.

Unconditional presence is the capacity to fully meet, allow, and open to whatever we are experiencing, no matter how challenging it may be. This is what allows our experience to unfold in the direction of greater freedom, truth, and wisdom.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/21/2015 to 08/23/2015
Connecting With the Sacred Flow
Synchronicity [n]: an often surprising occurrence of physical, psychological, or psychic events that seems to have no related cause or connection
Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/21/2015 to 08/23/2015
Gillian Arthur

During this restorative yoga retreat weekend, we relax and de-stress in a fully supported environment.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/21/2015 to 08/23/2015
What Your Brain Chemistry, Personality & Body Say About You

What does your speech say about you? How about your face? Your movements? Your personality shines through everything you do, but how well do you really know yourself?

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/21/2015 to 08/23/2015

Meditation for Beginners provides a survey of meditation techniques to start the beginner and refresh the experienced meditator.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/21/2015 to 08/23/2015
Stewart Pearce

Since ancient times, sound healing has been used as a portal through the soul to the celestial realms, harmonizing our mind, body, and spirit.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/23/2015 to 08/28/2015
Tony Stockwell
Exploration & Discovery

Does fear hold you back from connecting with and surrendering to spirit? Are you looking for a way to break down the barriers created by fear and deepen your connection to the spirit world?

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/23/2015 to 08/28/2015
Jean Haner
Personal Clearing & Space Clearing

Discover the subtle art of energy clearing to help restore balance in your own energy field and the energy of your surroundings.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/23/2015 to 08/28/2015
Neha Chawla
A Professional Training

Addictions—whether to alcohol, drugs, food, gambling, or other behaviors—often stem from a desire to escape our current experience.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/23/2015 to 08/28/2015
Claude Stein
An Amazing 5-Day Immersion

This 5-day Natural Singer immersion features extended individual attention, group singing, and community support as we uncover the amazing beauty and power of our true voices.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY

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Grammy Award-nominee Krishna Das talks about how we perpetuate the illusion of separateness and how we can return to oneness.   Explore more about Krishna Das   More
Gregg Braden talks about how we can marry the best of science and the best of spirituality into a greater wisdom that helps us to remember that we're a family, that we love one another, that we need one another, and that we're empowered in ways that we're only beginning to understand. Explore more with Gregg Braden.   More
Leslie Salmon Jones, creator of Afro Flow Yoga™, is a professional dancer, certified holistic personal trainer, wellness coach, and yoga instructor. In this video, she demonstrates an easy morning exercise routine you can do anywhere at any time. More
Roger Jahnke, OMD, is a doctor of Chinese medicine with more than 25 years of clinical experience. He is a respected researcher, one of the nation’s most revered tai chi and qigong teachers, and a spokesperson on mind-body practice and energetics, energy medicine, wellness, and medical cost reduction. In this video, he demonstrates a simple, health-inducing, breathing exercise you can do anywhere at any time.   Explore more from Roger Jahnke   More
Omega Institute Pema Chödrön: Non-Meditation
How can non-meditation train our minds and connect us with reality? Pema Chödrön, widely known for her insightful, down-to-earth interpretation of Tibetan Buddhism for Western audiences, explains how to return the mind to its natural state of open awareness.   Join Pema Chödrön online for Touching the Present, May 29–31. Explore more from Pema Chödrön       More
Ram Dass, one of America’s most beloved spiritual teachers and cofounder of the Seva Foundation, an international organization dedicated to relieving suffering in the world. In this video, he reveals that the path to awareness cannot be sought after or looked for, but only through being conscious that we are not separate from one another. More
Omega cofounder Stephan Rechtschaffen shares why Ecstatic Chant has the communal power to elevate people to a place of positivity and presence by joining voices together to sing and chant the many names for God from around the globe.   Learn more about Stephan Rechtschaffen.   More
Vishal Vaid has trained in ghazal, a song form that means "to hold conversation with the divine". In this video, he reveals why performing at Ecstatic Chant feels like a rare opportunity to return to his childhood roots.   Learn more about Vishal Vaid.   More
The music of Miten and Deva Premal is an invitation into the nature of love, devotion, and consciousness. Their concerts and tantric workshops have touched the hearts of seekers across the world and their albums have topped New Age charts in Europe, Australia, and America. They employ ancient mantras, rich harmonies, and sensual rhythms in their music, exploring the essence of love, devotion, and consciousness. More
The International Council of Thirteen Indigenous Grandmothers, including women from the Arctic Circle; North, South, and Central America; Africa; and Asia, represents a global alliance of prayer, education, and healing. They are women of prayer and women of action who regularly travel the globe to bear witness to the wounds of people and of the earth. More

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Omega Institute The Open Secret by Elizabeth Lesser
Are You Hiding From True Happiness?
Open Secret Learn the alchemytrue human beings know.The moment you acceptwhat troubles you've been given,the door will open.—Rumi     Jelalluddin Rumi wrote poems so alive and clear that even today—eight centuries later—they shimmer with freshness. More
Omega Institute Soul to Soul in Life by Ram Dass
An Interview With Ram Dass, Part 1
Lois: Your book, Polishing the Mirror, reminds us to live from our spiritual heart, which is a regular ongoing practice. What is the most important thing that you are learning as you continue to "polish" your own "mirror"? Ram Dass: I’m learning about love. I’m learning that God is love. That all things—like trees and cars and everything—are made of love. And that I am made of love. That’s radiance. It’s insight. I’m learning how to identify with my soul rather than my ego. So the soul is just love, love, love. More
The Soul’s Place on Earth by Mark Nepo
Every day, the heart keeps beating and the lungs keep breathing. Likewise, the endless practice of bringing our soul into the world lets us keep unfolding. It’s a limitless journey of coming alive, which entails the messy, joyous, unfathomable drama of being human. More
Explore this month’s astrology and its celestial influence in your life with Eric Francis. Aries (March 20-April 19) More
Omega Institute Writers Can Change the World: An Interview With Erica Jong
An Interview with Erica Jong
Omega: How can writing help the future of feminism? More
Omega Institute Dancing Meditation 101
What it is: Dancing meditation helps you cultivate a sense of oneness as you focus on the music and rhythms of the dance. The practice can be quiet and meditative or ecstatic, rhythmic, and trance-inducing. Some forms of dancing meditation encourage you to interact with others, sing, or make noise as you dance.   More
Omega Institute What’s Your Greatest Spiritual Lesson? by Brian Weiss
Omega: What’s your greatest spiritual lesson so far and what advice do you have for those going through difficult times now? Brian: It gets back to that knowledge that we are not just the body or the brain. We are spiritual beings. We are always being reunited or reconnected. Our physical forms may change. You are like an actor on a stage at the end of a play; we go offstage, but then we come back. More
Omega Institute Raising a Digital Native
What the Research Says About Parenting in the Age of Technology
Richie Byrne is the warm-up comedian for The Dr. Oz Show. One of his funniest jokes is when he asks people to turn off their cell phones, “If you don't know how to turn off your phone, don’t worry, we have a 9-year-old standing by to help you.” Today's children have grown up surrounded by technology and they seem to understand how to work any device. They're called digital natives. More
Omega Institute Take the Compliment Challenge
Research says it's good for you.
Abraham Lincoln said, “Everybody likes a compliment.” But when is the last time you offered a compliment to someone? We often express gratitude or thanks for a job well done, but when do we compliment people for who they really are? During the holiday season (or really at any time of year), compliments can be a great way to combat the stress or overwhelm you might experience.  What's the research say about compliments? It turns out, not surprisingly, that compliments are quite beneficial. More

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