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For centuries, Mevlevi lodges were established for dervishes to follow Rumi's spiritual path. The Mevlevi Lodge of Galata is the oldest one in Istanbul, founded in 1491, and was frequented by Western travelers. The West met the mystical world of Rumi for the first time in this place.

 The film is based on what it was and still is that has for ages attracted people around the world to this humble building. We are taking a closer look at its history, tradition and traces of the past with it... more

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"Amrit Nectar of Immortality" is a documentary that was shot at the time of the biggest pilgrimage festival of the world - the Kumbh Mela in Haridwar (North India). The film tells the stories of people and their connection with the holy river Ganges. Pilgrims, ascetics, yogis, Western emigrants, scientists and environment activists report from their life on the holy river, their belief, the future of the Ganga and the importance of Amrit - the nectar of immortality. But what is Amrit? Is it ... more

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Four Chambers explores the magic available to all of us, from the most simplistic acts of caring to changing our perspectives on life. Seeking truth and inspiration, Imanuel Goncalves sets off on a journey and meets incredibly uplifting and beautiful souls along the way. Four Chambers presents four stories, all touching on how we can embrace fulfillment, peace and happiness. The video simply lays out how we can improve our lives and just as importantly, the lives of others. Is it not throug... more

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"Adapted Yoga for People with Special Needs" is a short, whimsical documentary which documents a class of six teens/adults with special needs who have become passionate about yoga. Shot entirely within a single 90-minute session, the documentary focuses on the subtle nuances of both teaching and learning within this population. Epiphanies abound as the participants—through the vehicle of their own bodyminds—explore how to help each other, find community, and struggle against their ow... more

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“Bali is a place people could come to and experience a possible future for the world” —John Hardy, founder of Bali’s Green School “It doesn’t matter who you are. The power of the island of Bali could heal anyone.” —Agung Rai, renowned Balinese art dealer and founder of ARMA Art Museum Bali Life Is An Offering is a multifaceted documentary film luminous with images of Bali's rich traditional culture and breathtaking natural beauty, produced by an award-winning international tea... more

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Qigong (pronounced "chee gong") is an ancient healing and self-health care system that originated in China with influence from India. These slow movement stretches, breathing and visualization exercises are shown in this wonderful documentary to offer personal empowerment for us all. Healing masters in their 90s are featured by award-winning producer/director and Qigong instructor Francesco Garri Garripoli, who lived in China for two years to shoot this documentary that aired on PBS-TV.

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Photographer Scott Indermaur creates one-of-a-kind portraits of 11 individuals who have been given the unique challenge of symbolically capturing their beliefs, essence and spirituality in a small box. His projects, REVEALED and THIS I BELIEVE REVEALED, have included 160 subjects from around the country. What he finds to be most interesting is the profound effect this project has had on so many of his subjects. Given the opportunity to look within, many experience a journey that takes them muc... more

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5,000 gurus, 200,000 sadhus, millions of pilgrims and beggars! Every 12 years they meet in a salutary place on the Ganges. There one finds teaching, praying, singin...more
 
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HWL Poonja, lovingly referred to as Papaji, had his first direct experience of the Self at the age of nine. He met his Master, Sri Ramana Maharshi in 1944 and shortl...more
 
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Investigate the role of the teacher on the spiritual path: the need for a teacher, the qualities of teacher and student, and how to relate to a teacher for greates...more
 
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Generally, philosophy is supposed to allow one to retreat from everyday life. Through philosophy, the problems of daily life can be viewed in a different light. They becom...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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