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"Playing for Change: Peace Through Music" is a feature length documentary that tells a story of an unparalleled international collaboration, and the remarkable power o... 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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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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Santeri (26) decides to become a monk in Thailand and to give up everything he has in Finland. His sister and the director of the documentary "Anja Ahola", wants to understand her brother's great decision to leave behind his possessions, friends and family, and to become an ascetic Buddhist monk for the rest of his life.

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Inspired by his son's voyage volunteering at organic farms in Spain, Mexican-Canadian Director Raul Alvarez embarks on his own odyssey to learn about sustainable agriculture, meeting extraordinary pioneers and experts living in a sustainable relationship with the Land. Imbued with the backdrop of the Mediterranean colors, these unique character studies from Spain, France, Italy, Greece, and Canada are compelling, intimate and warm. Through his encounters with these experts, paradigm... more

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Many who were accused of subversive activities were recognized later in history as heroes, such as Socrates, Jesus, Luther, Gandhi, Mandela, etc. The Romanian yoga teacher Grieg is persecuted in his homeland since the time of Ceausescu. Grieg is accused of leading a paramilitary movement of human trafficking, pornography, sex with similar age, etc. Since 2005, Grieg has sought political asylum in Sweden. Joachim Porslund is 'truth activist' and facilitator of the event Truth Seminar i... 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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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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For the past 40 years, the Berkeley Zen Center has offered the community a safe and supportive place to practice zazen (meditation) while also giving its members an opportunit...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 t...more
 
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What if you woke up with amnesia? What if you had no recollection of who you were in the past? What if you had to look deep within to find the answer to life’s bigges...more
 
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"Buddhism isn't some fanatical religious trip. It's a philosophical way of living life. And also, to study Buddhism you don't need to believe in something extrem...more
 
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From the creators of the award winning film “All.I.Can”, Sherpas Cinema is proud to present their newest feature film, "Into The Mind". With stunning cinematography an...more
 
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A young woman explains why she traveled all the way to the other side of the world with only a tiny plastic seal, a tooth brush, and a pair of knickers in her suitcase.
 
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