RESOURCES

This section is for you. I have put together a list of teachers, individuals  and organizations from whom I have drawn inspiration and guidance over the years. I hope this helps you find the the answers, the clarity and the inspiration you are looking for.

BUDDHIST TEACHINGS

SBI COURSES

Courses and teachings by Lama Alan Wallace

CONTEMPLATIVE CONSCIOUSNESS NETWORK

Courses by Lama Alan and other teachers

HIS HOLINESS THE DALAI LAMA

Official website

VAJRAYANA INSTITUTE

Teaching by different lamas, including Alan Wallace

HEART TEACHINGS

Teachings by Lama Tarchin

GARCHEN BUDDHIST INSTITUTE

Teachings by Garchen Rinpoche

BODHICITTA SANGHA

Teachings by Khenpo Sherab Sangpo

JETSUNMA TENZIN PALMO

Teachings by Jetsunma Tenzin Palmo

ROBINA COURTIN

Teachings by Robina

THUBTEN CHODRON

Extensive teachings by Ven. Thubten Chodron

EVA NATANYA

Buddhist and Christian teachings by Eva Natanya

GLEN SVENSSON

Meditation teachings from Glen

JAMES LOW

Dzogchen teachings

DUDJOM INTERNATIONAL FOUNDATION

The official website of His Holiness Dudjom Rinpoche III Sangye Pema Shepa

THE MERIDIAN TRUST

An extensive library of teachings by many different lamas. Through the medium of film and video The Meridian Trust serves to convey Tibetan Buddhist values to the rest of humanity, transcending differences of nationality and faith and building bridges between the peoples of the world.

THE BUDDHIST SOCIETY

The Society conducts its own courses on Buddhism, which are free to attend. Public lectures and publications as well

STUDY BUDDHISM

An extensive source of authentic Buddhist teachings, presented in a down-to-earth and practical way. Free of charge and free of adverts, our aim is to make the wisdom of Tibet available and accessible to our modern world.

FPMT

Teachings by Lama Yeshe, Lama Zopa and many more

THICH NHAT HANH

Teachings by Thich Nhat Hanh and Plum Village sangha

SHAMATHA.ORG

Shamatha in the Theravada tradition. Classes through weekly sessions as well as weekend and sometimes longer residential courses. Alll offered for free.

WISDOM PUBLICATIONS

A wide variety of teachings of all schools of Buddhism by renown teachers from all over the world

LOTSAWA HOUSE

Teachings from Buddhist masters over the centuries

BUDDHANET

Teachings, free e-books on all schools of Buddhism

TREASURY OF LIVES

A Biographical Encyclopedia of Buddhist masters of Tibet, inner Asia, and the Himalaya

DAKINI POWER

Female practitioners in Tibetan Buddhism

HOLY BOOKS

The largest collection of high-quality sacred texts, holy books, spiritual texts as PDF ebooks you will find on the Internet. All books are free to download.

MOVIES

THE YOGIS OF TIBET

For the first time, the reclusive and secretive Tibetan monks agree to discuss aspects of their philosophy and allow themselves to be filmed while performing their ancient practices.

CAVE IN THE SNOW

About Jetsunma Tenzin Palmo´s retreat in the Himalayas

SKY DANCER

A film about the daily life and teachings of one of Tibetan Buddhism's great female masters, Khandroma Kunzang Wangmo, the descendant of two extremely significant and highly respected masters of Tibetan Buddhism and the matriarch and spiritual leader of a remote area on the Tibetan plateau

THE MOUNTAIN YOGI

The life and works of the yogi lama Govinda

FOR THE BENEFIT OF ALL BEINGS

The life of Garchen Rinpoche

NON BUDDHIST

NISARGADATTA MAHARAJ

Advaita Vedanta

SRI RAMANA MAHARSHI

Advaita Vedanta

THE WORLD COMMUNITY FOR CHRISTIAN MEDITATION

EVA NATANYA

Buddhist and Christian teachings and meditation

ANTHONY DE MELLO

Jesuit priest known for integrating western and eastern spirituality.

FATHER FRANCIS V. TISO

Catholic priest who has investigated the phenomenon of rainbow body

WISDOM HERMITAGE

Father Silouan, Orthodox Christain hermit. Contemplative tradition of Orthodox Christianity and Hesycasm

GOLDEN SUFI

Naqshbandiyya-Mujaddidiyya Order of Sufism. Teachings by Irina Tweedy and

Llewellyn Vaughan-Lee

THE STUDY SOCIETY

"The Study Society is both a physical and virtual place where you can find rest and refreshment amidst the hustle and bustle of everyday life. We share practical ways to help further inner peace, happiness and spiritual growth.

Our charity organises weekly classes, member gatherings, discussion groups, and events to help connect people with deep levels of stillness, truth and love"

RESEARCH ON MEDITATION AND THE NATURE OF CONSCIOUSNESS

CCR

The Center for Contemplative Research

THE SHAMATHA PROJECT

The International Shamatha Project will bring together dedicated Buddhist teachers and meditators from both Theravada and Mahayana Buddhism to collaborate in exploring the most effective methods and conditions for achieving shamatha in today's world

UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA DIVISION OF PERCEPTUAL STUDIES

Founded in 1967 by Dr. Ian Stevenson, the Division of Perceptual Studies (DOPS) is a highly productive university-based research group devoted to the investigation of phenomena that challenge mainstream scientific paradigms regarding the nature of the mind/brain relationship. Researchers at DOPS are focused on studying phenomena related to consciousness functioning beyond the confines of the physical body, and phenomena that suggest continuation of consciousness after physical death

PIM VAN LOMMEL

For more than twenty years, the cardiologist Pim van Lommel has studied near-death experiences (NDEs) in patients who survived a cardiac arrest. In 2001, he and his fellow researchers published a study on Near Death Experiences in the renowned medical journal The Lancet. He, then, wrote the Dutch bestseller Endless Consciousness

DONALD HOFFMAN

Neuroscientist

MINDFULNESS AND MEDITATION

TARA BRACH

Psychologist, author and teacher of meditation, emotional healing and spiritual awakening.

PALOUSE MINDFULNESS

Here you will find a complete MBSR course, designed for people who are not able to take a live MBSR course for financial or logistical reasons. All of the materials used in the live courses I taught, including guided meditations, articles and videos, are freely available

CULTIVATING EMOTIONAL BALANCE

Cultivating Emotional Balance (CEB) is an educational training committed to utilizing the experience of emotion as a path for developing the happiness of being for ourselves and in relationship to others.

By integrating the wisdom traditions of modern psychology, current emotion research, and contemplative practices, CEB provides a secular platform for transformation.

dream yoga/lucid dreaming

CHARLIE MORLEY

Lucid dreaming teacher and author

STEPHEN LABERGE

Lucid dreaming researcher and author

B. ALAN WALLACE

Tibetan dream yoga

MISCELLANEOUS

GEBCHAK GONPA

"In Eastern Tibet, there exists an extraordinary lineage of female spiritual practitioners at Gebchak Gonpa – one of the largest nunneries in Tibet and heart of a renowned meditation tradition unique to women"

GEBCHAK GONPA GOOGLE TALK

By Wandrak Rinpoche

CCR YOGIS

Yogis at the Center for Contemplative Research

IAN BAKER

Explorer, writer and anthropologist

ECKHART TOLLE

Spiritual teacher

GABOR MATE

Internationally renowned speaker highly sought after for his expertise on addiction, trauma, childhood development, and the relationship of stress and illness. For his groundbreaking medical work and writing he has been awarded the Order of Canada, his country’s highest civilian distinction.Gabor is also co-developer of a therapeutic approach, Compassionate Inquiry, now studied by hundreds of therapists, physicians, counselors, and others internationally

FRANKLIN MERRELL-WOLF

American philosopher and mystic

Also see https://www.merrell-wolff.org/