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Author, Chris Grosso, has plunged deeply into the thick of his life to ignite his ability to create a state of peace within irrespective of outside circumstances. Having recently released his compelling new book, ‘Dead Set on Living’, Chris candidly showcases that he has waxed and waned through a variety of life experiences and in... / READ MORE /
Merging his life with art in a remarkable, Aaron Taylor Kuffner has created an instrument that breeds environments that envelop human beings into further alignment with both themselves and the world around them. Spending years in Indonesia studying Gamelan Music and taking components of his research into his artistic practice, the vision behind the Gamelatron... / READ MORE /
“All of nature begins to whisper its secrets to us through its sounds. Sounds that were previously incomprehensible to our soul now become the meaningful language of nature.” – Rudolf Steiner Biodata sonification is a process which allows us to convert the activity of plants to music. Pioneered by creative engine/record label Data Garden, the device — called the MIDI Sprout — gives us a... / READ MORE /
Bringing the now-age to life and serving as beacons of light, Brooklyn Musical Duo, Prince Rama, navigate and create from a place of love and unity. Being as vulnerable as an open fire in a forest to reveal the most befuddling dimensions of human existence, plant medicine has served as a rich healing agent that... / READ MORE /
Visionary Art by Luis Tamani Timothy Leary was well-known American psychologist and writer whose life’s work revolved around advocating the exploration of “inner space” through the use of psychedelic medicines. He truly believed that the therapeutic potential of psychedelic drugs under controlled conditions could bring humanity to new levels of consciousness, awareness, and spirituality. One... / READ MORE /
Featured art by Trisha Thompson Adams (Wake Up World) Anxiety — that feeling of dread, fear, worry and panic — is certainly nothing new. Hippocrates wrote about it in the fourth century BCE. As did Søren Kierkegaard in the 1860s. And Sigmund Freud addressed the disorder in 1926. However, jump to the present and we’re seeing a... / READ MORE /
The following song, “The Hypnotist” by Sisterlove is a hypnotic meditation set to soothing music to calm the soul, and expand the intuitive faculties of the mind. In listening to the 9:03 of this song, you will immediately feel a shift in consciousness, which in turn acts as a ripple effect in the waters of... / READ MORE /
The video below shows a visualization of the physics of music in real-time from the inside of a guitar. By placing his phone inside an acoustic guitar, YouTuber LuvABullTN, plays Metallica’s “Nothing Else Matters” against a backdrop of clouds and blue sky. After a moment, you begin to see the actual waves of the vibrating guitar strings!... / READ MORE /
Nicholas Roerich was a Russian painter, writer, archaeologist, theosophist, philosopher, and public figure, who in his youth was influenced by a movement in Russian society around the occult. He was interested in hypnosis and other spiritual practices and his paintings are said to have hypnotic expression. Many of his paintings are housed in New York City’s Roerich... / READ MORE /
Most know him as a science fiction writer turned cult leader. L Ron Hubbard was the founder of widely criticized modern religious group, Scientology. Few people know that in addition to writing stories, Hubbard composed soundtracks with support from some of the great session musicians at the time; Chic Corea, Stanley Clarke, and Nicky Hopkins. Space Jazz was the... / READ MORE /
Brian Eno began his career as a glam rock artist and gradually shifted toward solo electronic music. Albums like Another Green World (1975), Discreet Music (1975), and Music for Airports (1978) highlight his transition from writing rock and roll tunes to designing ambient music. “I want to be on this edge between improvisation and collaboration. As soon as you hear two... / READ MORE /
Art by Santosh Chattopadhyay A political documentary called Zeitgeist (located here) took the internet fringe-conspiracy scene by storm in 2007. The film included a detailed comparison between the religious myths of Christ and Krishna; their stories share many key features (example). However, the estimated birth of Krishna predates Christ by about 3,000 years. Also, Krishna was... / READ MORE /
The complete letters of William S Burroughs can be found in a compilation called Rub Out The Words. These documents show that during the 1960’s, he showed a great interest in Scientology and was undergoing their “clearing” program. A number of letters were written to associates during this period, describing the similarity between his cut... / READ MORE /
“Music produces a kind of pleasure which human nature cannot do without.”  ― Confucius The term cymatics was coined by a Swiss man named Hans Jenny (1904-1972) who followed a school of philosophy known as anthroposophy (popularized by Rudolf Steiner). The word comes from Greek: κῦμα, meaning “wave”, and relates to the study of visible sound.... / READ MORE /
The study of life on Earth is called biology. So far as the general public is concerned, sentient life on other planets has not yet been discovered or studied. A second term has been created to talk about the theoretical life forms that could exist on other planetary habitats. Astrobiology and Exobiology are fields of empirical knowledge pertaining to the... / READ MORE /