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There is one vibratory field that connects all things. It has been called Akasha, Logos, the primordial OM, th... more
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In a world full of constant change, we are always aware of what's going on and what we think about it. These thoughts give us a sense of who we are in relation to what we are aware of. This documentary reveals that awareness itself is not what you think.

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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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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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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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"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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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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“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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The Great Lesson is a new documentary film about the power of mind and body. Martial arts masters, tai chi and dance visionaries, a cell biologist, executive business coac...more
 
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Love and science do go together as Tom Campbell, NASA physicist and author of My Big TOE (theory of everything) so eloquently demonstrates in his presentation "Becomin...more
 
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The Mother of the Sri Aurobindo Ashram was a beloved teacher and guide for thousands of people. She worked with Sri Aurobindo for the manifestation of the new consciousnes...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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Planet Earth becomes "Planet Sea" as we look at the beings that are really important for worldwide compassion and brotherhood.
 
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