Science and Spiritual Practices

Science and Spiritual Practices
Thursday Pre-Conference Workshop
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Join the brilliant and engaging author of Science Set Free to explore how morphic resonance theory and frontier science can inform our understanding of spiritual practice and ancient wisdom.

People with regular spiritual practices tend to live healthier and longer lives. Modern science is shedding new light on ancient spiritual practices, including pilgrimages, meditation, chanting, prayer, and rites of passage. Both spiritual wisdom and frontier scientific research suggest that our mind is much more extensive than the brain and that our consciousness can stretch across time and space. Join Dr. Sheldrake to explore how his theory of morphic resonance can reveal our connection with ancestors and collective memories, help us to understand rituals and mantras in a new way, and provide a new interpretation of memory and the potential for life beyond bodily death.

Presenter(s)

Rupert Sheldrake, PhD

Rupert Sheldrake, PhD

Rupert Sheldrake, PhD, is a biologist and author, best known for his hypothesis of morphic fields and morphic resonance, which leads to a vision of a living, developing universe with its own memory. He was a Fellow of Clare College at Cambridge University and is now a fellow of IONS... [Read more]

 


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