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"One With the Herd" is a story of healing and connection, of the relationship between horses and humans. Horses have been at our sides for centuries, carrying us to war, t... more
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Young filmmaker, Matthew J. Evans, takes a look at one of the most pressing issues in our modern society: violence among religions. Through discussions with Arun Gandhi, grandson of M.K. Gandhi, and local religious leaders from the Central Coast of California, Matthew learns powerful lessons about nonviolence, acceptance, and cultural understanding. As Gandhi has said, 'We must become the change we wish to see in our world!' This film helps us understand how we can make these changes.

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Bodhidharma's Shoe is a personal account of a seven day intensive Zen retreat or "Sesshin" at Bodhi Manda Zen Center. The filmmaker intercuts video of the retreat with drawings of traditional Japanese Zen monastic life by Giei Sato that were published in the book "Unsui: A Diary of Zen Monastic Life" (University of Hawaii Press).

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Agustín Andreu Rodrigo (1928, Paterna, Spain) is a theologian amongst philosophers, and a philosopher amongst theologians. Nevertheless he does not feel uncomfortable in this position, away from the academic and institutional world. This documentary is a portrait of an extraordinary intellectual determined to help the human being, an independent thinker with a great poetic talent, a philosopher who is able to reveal to us essential keys of the human adventure.

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Wiriya was raised a Buddhist, but like many women who wish to advance in their practice, she came up against walls of sexism within the traditional Theravada order. Is Buddhism a religious movement based on equality? Or is it rooted in a male-dominated culture found in most other world religions? The Buddha himself invited women to join his group of disciples and allowed women to be ordained alongside men some 2500 years ago. What happened?

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"Awake in the Dream" gently takes its audience "by the hand and heart" and guides them into the recognition of their inherent divine creative power. "Awake" conveys its message through internationally well-known spiritual leaders, visionaries and scientists and the radically honest and touching story of the filmmaker herself. The beautiful images and the soundtrack alone make the movie worth seeing. It gives astonishing and easy-to-follow answers to the most crucial questions of humanity "Who ar... more

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“The Spirit of Peace” tells the story of Peace Pilgrim, a woman who, in 1953, at the age of 44, gave up all her worldly possessions, her former life and her former name to walk across the country to end the Korean War and spread a personal message of inner peace. She took a vow not to accept money and would only accept food or shelter if they were offered to her. She was not affiliated with any organization or religion. Her simple message was this: “This is the way of peace: Overcome evi... more

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An intimate portrait of a young Tibetan boy who is recognized as the reincarnation of Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche, one of the most revered Tibetan Buddhist masters of the twentieth century. He is known as the Yangsi, "the one who has come again into existence." Providing a unique window into the world of Tibetan Buddhism, this film is a coming of age story with universal themes, made over a fourteen year period by Mark Elliott, an acclaimed filmmaker and longtime student of Tibetan Buddhism.... more

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"Sky Dancer" is a film about the daily life and teachings of one of Tibetan Buddhism's great female masters. In a world where ethnic and political tensions are driving peopl...more
 
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Opening meeting of a 5-Day Retreat with John Sherman in November 2012. John Sherman starts by speaking about the fear of life. He speaks about the act of looking a...more
 
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Live recording of the revered Mahamandaleshwar Swami Nityananda presenting an evening of kirtan (Indian devotional chanting) and dialogue. Live tabla and harmoniu...more
 
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This is a recorded video webcast of an evening teaching session with spiritual teacher, mystic, and gifted healer Leonard Jacobson. Leonard begins this talk by sharing th...more
 
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Fourth meeting of a 5-Day Retreat with John Sherman on November 11, 2012. John speaks about what happens once a person does the act of looking. He speaks of how you onl...more
 
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