(collection of videos, pdf’s, and books on Consciousness & Enlightenment)
Choose Your Master:
Eckhart Tolle; born Ulrich Leonard Tolle, 1948) is a German-born Canadian spiritual teacher and bestselling author. He is the author of The Power of Now and A New Earth, which were written in English. In 2011, he was listed by the Watkins Review as the most spiritually influential person in the world.
In 2008, a New York Times writer called Tolle “the most popular spiritual author in the United States”. Writing his first book, The Power of Now, which was published in 1997,and reached the New York Times Best Seller in 2000.
In 2008, approximately 35 million people participated in a series of 10 live webinars with Tolle and television talk-show personality Oprah Winfrey. (more)
Wayne Walter Dyer (born May 10, 1940) is an American self-help advocate, author, and lecturer.
Dyer was born in Detroit, Michigan, to Melvin Lyle (deceased) and Hazel Irene Dyer. Dr. Wayne Dyer is a 1958 graduate of Denby High School; he received his D.Ed. degree in counseling from Wayne State University.
Dyer criticized societal focus on guilt, which he saw as an unhealthy immobilization in the present due to actions taken in the past. He advocated readers to see how parents, institutions, and even they, themselves, have imposed guilt trips upon themselves. (more)
Alan Wilson Watts (6 January 1915 – 16 November 1973) was a British philosopher, writer, and speaker, best known as an interpreter and popularizer of Eastern philosophy for a Western audience. Born in Chislehurst, he moved to the United States in 1938 and began Zen training in New York.
Pursuing a career, he attended Seabury-Western Theological Seminary, where he received a master’s degree in theology. Watts became an Episcopal priest but left the ministry in 1950 and moved to California where he joined the faculty of the American Academy of Asian Studies…(more)
Jiddu Krishnamurti was born on 11 May 1895 in Madanapalle, a small town in south India. Krishnamurti is regarded globally as one of the greatest thinkers and religious teachers of all time.
He did not expound any philosophy or religion, but rather talked of the things that concern all of us in our everyday lives, of the problems of living in modern society with its violence and corruption, of the individual’s search for security and happiness, and the need for mankind to free itself from inner burdens of fear, anger, hurt, and sorrow.
He explained with great precision the subtle workings of the human mind, and pointed to the need for bringing to our daily life a deeply meditative and spiritual quality..(more)
Gregg Braden – New York Times best selling author Gregg Braden is internationally renowned as a pioneer in bridging science and spirituality.
For more than 22 years Gregg has searched high mountain villages, remote monasteries, and forgotten texts to uncover their timeless secrets. To date, his work has led to such paradigm-shattering books as The Isaiah Effect, The God Code, The Divine Matrix and his newest book, The Spontaneous Healing of Belief: Shattering the Paradigm of False Limit.
Gregg’s work is now published in 17 languages and 27 countries and shows us beyond any reasonable doubt that we have the power to… (more)
Deepak Chopra (born October 22, 1946) is an Indian medical doctor, public speaker, and writer on subjects such as spirituality, Ayurveda and mind-body medicine.
Chopra began his career as an endocrinologist and later shifted his focus to alternative medicine. Chopra now runs his own medical center, with a focus on mind-body connections.
He is also a lecturer at the Update in Internal Medicine event, sponsored by Harvard Medical School’s Department of Continuing Education and the Department of Medicine.
Chopra was a top assistant to Maharishi Mahesh Yogi before launching his own career in the late 1980s. (more)
The Secret by Rhonda Byrne is a 2006 film, consists of a series of interviews related to the idea of Law of Attraction.
It states that everything one wants/needs may be accomplished by wishing it and believing in it. Distributed through DVD, and online, the film and the publication of a book by the same name and of the same topic as the film, has attracted interest from media figures such as Oprah Winfrey, Ellen DeGeneres, and Larry King.
The “Law of Attraction” principle posits that feelings and thoughts can attract events, from the workings of the cosmos to interactions among individuals in their physical, emotional, and professional affairs. (more)
Darryl Anka – Bashar is internationally known channeller, speaker and author.
Anka claims that he began to communicate, through trance-channeling, with an extra-terrestrial entity called Bashar in 1983. He describes Bashar as existing in a parallel reality, in a time frame that we perceive as the future.
The monologues and dialogues with Bashar cover a wide range of topics including human psychology, planetary evolution, metaphysics. (more)
Dalai Lama – The 14th (religious name: Tenzin Gyatso , born Lhamo Dondrub, 6 July 1935) is the 14th and current Dalai Lama.
He won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1989, and is also well known for his lifelong advocacy for Tibetans inside and outside Tibet. Tibetans traditionally believe him to be the reincarnation of his predecessors and a manifestation of the Bodhisattva of Compassion.
Dalai Lamas are the most influential figures in the Gelugpa lineage of Tibetan Buddhism, although the 14th has consolidated control over the other lineages in recent years.(more)
Bruce H. Lipton, PhD is an internationally recognized leader in bridging science and spirit. Stem cell biologist, bestselling author of The Biology of Belief and recipient of the 2009 Goi Peace Award, he has been a guest speaker on hundreds of TV and radio shows, as well as keynote presenter for national and international conferences.
Dr. Lipton began his scientific career as a cell biologist. He received his Ph.D. Degree from the University of Virginia at Charlottesville before joining the Department of Anatomy at the University of Wisconsin’s School of Medicine in 1973. Dr. Lipton’s research on muscular dystrophy, studies employing cloned human stem cells, focused…(more)
Osho: Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh – (11 December 1931 – 19 January 1990), was an Indian mystic, guru, and spiritual teacher who garnered an international following. A professor of philosophy, he travelled throughout India in the 1960s as a public speaker. His outspoken criticism of socialism, Mahatma Gandhi and institutionalised religions made him controversial. In 1970, Osho settled for a while in Bombay.
He spoke on major spiritual traditions including Jainism, Hinduism, Hassidism, Tantrism, Taoism, Christianity, Buddhism, on a variety of Eastern and Western mystics and on sacred scriptures such as the Upanishads and the Guru Granth Sahib…(more)
Thích Nhất Hạnh (born October 11, 1926) is a Vietnamese Buddhist monk, teacher, author, poet and peace activist who now lives in France. Thích Nhất Hạnh joined a Zen monastery at the age of 16, and studied Buddhism as a novitiate. Upon his ordination as a monk in 1949, he assumed the Dharma name Thích Nhất Hạnh.
Thích is an honorary family name used by all Vietnamese monks and nuns, meaning that they are part of the Shakya (Shakyamuni Buddha) clan. He is often considered the most influential living figure in the lineage of Lâm Tế Thiền, and perhaps also in Zen Buddhism as a whole. (more)