Activate Your Creativity: Surrender to Spaciousness

By on August 21st, 2019

In this talk from the online course Riding the Dragon, Doug and Catherine explore the concepts of Quantum Creativity and Adaptive Creativity. They discuss how imagination springs forth from spaciousness and how it is the remedy for habitual mind. Surrendering, or...

Connect to Your World: The Power of Lived Experience

By on August 2nd, 2019

In this talk Doug Duncan and Catherine Pawasarat look at the pitfalls of our society’s tendency to value information over lived experience. They discuss ways to integrate knowledge and wisdom so we can live connected lives.   Today’s recording comes from Doug Duncan...

Aligning Your Personal Vision with Absolute Truth

By on July 19th, 2019

Drawing on material from the first reflection in their book, Wasteland to Pureland, Doug Duncan and Catherine Pawasarat explore the topic of personal vision and connect it to the concepts of absolute and relative truth. Today’s recording is a continuation of the...

Season 3 Trailer: A Birthday Podcast

By on July 14th, 2019

This week is Doug Duncan‘s 70th birthday. We thought this was the perfect time to launch Season 3 of the podcast with its new title, Dharma If You Dare.  The first episode of the new season will drop any day now, so stay tuned. Make sure to subscribe wherever you get...
Video: The Universe is Love

Video: The Universe is Love

By on October 23rd, 2017

If the universe is love, what is all the conflict that we see around us? In this video, Doug Duncan Sensei shares how fundamentally, the struggles of the world come from people feeling that they are unloved. He explains that we can only feel unloved if we feel...
Hero’s Journey Blog on Hollyhock Life

Hero’s Journey Blog on Hollyhock Life

By and on August 20th, 2015

As shared on Transforming Demons Into Allies: 6 Benefits of the Hero’s Journey. This journey beckons to each of us, and within the journey lie all of our dreams, dreams of freedom to become all we are meant to be. And then some. Click the image...