Nassreddin Hodja and His Donkey: Ten Stories Retold by the Brotherhood of the Dancing Camel

Nassreddin Hodja was a real person, a Turkish Sufi, who died in the thirteenth century.

Spirit of the Earth: Indian Voices on Nature

As contemporary life becomes more and more fragmented and unsustainable, many individuals are left perplexed and searching for more complete and sustainable models to understand themselves and their place in the world around them. […]

Indigo Animal: The Complete Trilogy

Indigo Animal is original, delightful, and profound. The artist, Rue Harrison, has given us wonderful characters in illustrated books in which she has raised the bar on a certain kind of content. […]

The Dawning Moon of the Mind: Unlocking the Pyramid Texts

That a book on the Pyramid Texts of ancient Egypt has been favorably reviewed by the New Yorker is surely a sign of a significant cultural shift, but if you take the time to read this extraordinary book you will quickly see why. […]

THE PILGRIM SOUL: A Path to the Sacred Transcending World Religions

The movement in my self from the mask to the face, from the personality to the person, from the performing actor to the ruler of the inner chamber, is the spiritual journey. […]

HOW GOD BECAME GOD: What Scholars are Really Saying About God And the Bible

“We have been thrown into this world without knowing why or how. As people sometimes say, “I didn’t ask to be born.” And you didn’t (at least as far as you can remember). But you are here, and you have to deal with it.”

Emperor Wu Zhao and Her Pantheon of Devis, Divinities, and Dynastic Mothers

Like a phoenix among sparrows, Chinese civilization is resplendent in its longevity, myth and tradition. For much of its long history, Chinese emperors incorporated myth, folklore, and ideological concepts to legitimate their dynasties, to sanction their rule.

George Adie: A Gurdjieff Pupil in Australia

A review of “George Adie: A Gurdjieff Pupil in Australia” by Jeff Zaleski

A Stopinder Anthology, Edited by David Kherdian

The first issue of Stopinder: A Gurdjieff Journal for Our Time appeared in the year 2000. […]

Awakening Higher Consciousness: Guidance from Ancient Egypt and Sumer

When two ecologists and biologists, who have spent a year together exploring the wisdom hidden in ancient Egyptian temples, decide to share their discoveries about awakening higher consciousness […]