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Empower Your Children to Live Their Greatest Dreams

Our children are literally the future of humanity. And in the face of so many global-level crises, it’s vital that we raise them well so they can meet these challenges and forge a future that reflects our highest and best vision for the world.

That means going beyond merely “good” parenting and instead becoming truly evolved and enlightened parents (and grandparents). Yet precious few of us received specific training for this level of conscious parenting.

Instead, our minds default to subconscious patterns and limiting beliefs that undermine our efforts to raise happy, conscious kids.

There’s a better way.
Shelly Lefkoe, co-founder of the widely respected Lefkoe Institute, lights the path to how we can raise amazing, stellar human beings based on principles of self-actualization, unconditional love and real wisdom.

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On Saturday, September 17, Shelly will share key insights that enable parents, teachers, grandparents and beloved allies to parent more consciously and effectively so our children can grow up wise and strong and live their greatest dreams.

This free teleseminar is called The Biggest Secret to Empowering the Children in your Life: How to Shape Beliefs for Happy, Conscious, Confident Kids.

The call is FREE, but you’ll need to reserve your space here:

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During this virtual event, Shelly will share:

• The single most important thing that will ensure your child’s success and happiness throughout life
• The question you can teach your child to ask themselves that just might save their life
• How to raise a child free of the constraints that limit so many of us
• How to get your children to do what you want them to do (yes, really!)
If you’re eager to become a more confident and conscious parent –– and enjoy a better relationship with your child as a bonus –– know that it’s never too late!

Don’t miss this chance to learn how to raise happy, conscious and fulfilled children who become confident and loving adults.

These principles even apply with adult children!

And the good news is that this virtual event is free!

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P.S. Here’s what others say about Shelly Lefkoe’s work:

Shelly [Lefkoe is] amazing. The information she shared with me changed my life! I no longer get stressed out on Sunday night thinking about my kid’s homework. I don’t have to scream to get results. I am now truly experiencing the joys of parenting and it is awesome.
— Jody Schwartz, Santa Barbara, California

Shelly is dynamic, informative and highly skilled in dealing with her participants’ most challenging parenting questions. I came away from her presentation with simple but profound tools for powerfully altering the ways that I interact with my kids.
— Julia Ritter, President of PTA

Register here!

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Bring peace to your heart, your relationships & the world

When you hear the word “peace,” what comes to mind? Do you think of another era marked by flowers and peace signs? Or war-torn areas of the world that repeatedly make and break peace treaties with their neighbors?

The good news is that there’s a new (revolutionary even!) definition of peace emerging. One that’s not just about ending wars, but actually making your daily life better. It’s about starting in your heart and relationships and creating a positive ripple through your community and far beyond.


This new peace movement embraces deep spiritual practices as well as grounded, practical actions… and it’s spreading!

Innovative peace building solutions are taking hold across the world — thanks to visionaries who are engaging in global social and political movements and everyday citizens performing great acts of compassion in their homes and communities.

Some of the wisest, most inspiring leaders and passionate activists from all over the world are not only part of it, but guiding the way forward — from The Dalai Lama to Archbishop Desmond Tutu to Jody Williams to Jane Goodall… and more.

Now, you can join these esteemed thought leaders and trailblazing agents for change during Summer of Peace. During this one-of-a-kind gathering, you’ll discover the latest knowledge, science, insights and practices for peace as well as the inspiration and guidance you need to meet conflict with compassion.

This series features 50+ of the world’s leading peacebuilders — including Jane Goodall, Neale Donald Walsch, Sharon Salzberg, Ocean Robbins, Audri Scott Williams, Azim Khamisa and so many more — sharing wisdom for co-creating a new peace narrative and effective methods for putting this vision into inspired action.

PLUS — this year’s Summer of Peace will include recorded peace teachings from 5 Nobel Peace Laureates, including The Dalai Lama, Desmond Tutu, Shirin Ebadi, Rigoberta Menchú Tum and Jody Williams.

I hope you’ll participate in this extraordinary FREE online event presented by The Shift Network.
RSVP here for Summer of Peace — at no charge

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This year’s Summer of Peace, includes 4 extraordinary peace summits:
• Everyday Peace Summit (Tuesdays: June 28 – September 6)
• Global Compassion Summit (July 13-14)
• Countering Violent Extremism Summit (August 10-11)
• 11 Days of Global Unity (September 11-21)
Join tens of thousands of other global citizens who are excited to co-create a more peaceful life and accelerate this wave of peacebuilding.
Together we can create a legacy of good for generations to come.
RSVP here for Summer of Peace — at no charge

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Embracing the Bliss & Blessings of Two Brothers in Light

The Buddha and Jesus began their journeys on Earth at vastly different times, and came out of vastly different circumstances and cultural challenges.

While the spiritual traditions that emerged from the work of these two seminal teachers may seem to have little in common, nothing could be further from the truth!

By merely scratching the surface of Buddhism and Christianity, we can uncover many common teachings of Jesus and the Buddha, affording us the opportunity to evolve our spirituality in ways that can better support us through the challenges of the 21st Century.

That’s why I’m excited that Andrew Harvey and Robert Thurman are coming together for the very first time to help you deepen your understanding of the wisdom, practices and love offered by both Jesus and the Buddha.

I’m pleased to invite you to join these respected spiritual teacher-scholars this Wednesday, August 3, at 5:30pm Pacific, for Rediscovering the Buddha & Jesus: Embracing the Bliss & Blessings of Two Brothers in Light.

You can find out more and register here for this FREE virtual event
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Andrew and Robert, who are delightful to listen to and learn from, see the Buddha and Jesus as “two brothers in light” who brought greater awareness and love into our world. Combined, the teachings of Jesus and the Buddha offer you a path of truly embodied bliss and blessing.

During Rediscovering the Buddha & Jesus, you’ll discover:

Two inspiring visions of these transformative traditions and how you can integrate their wisdom into your life
The true essence of life and how it can transform your daily existence
The actual science of Love & Bliss which you can apply on your spiritual path
How the Passionate Feminine is central to both traditions — and the key to evolving humanity to the next level of consciousness
Key practices to activate the profound knowledge these two beings and their teachings reveal to us…

It’s sure to be a riveting hour with these two brilliant, humorous and loving scholars and teachers.

Be prepared to receive wisdom and practices that will bring you more grace, love and wholeness! Join us here!

PS – Everyone who registers for Rediscovering the Buddha & Jesus: Embracing the Bliss & Blessings of Two Brothers in Light, will also receive the audio recording afterward.

This not-to-be-missed event will be sizzling with wisdom, passion and laughter as Robert and Andrew bring alive the Buddha and Jesus in ways you’ve never before heard!

Save your space here.
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Activate Ancient Guidance, Healing And Power

Do you yearn to experience a more sacred way of living? One where you’re living in alignment with Mother Earth, are more fully present with loved ones and see Spirit in all things?

The path of shamanism puts us in sacred relationship with all of life, in which we’re fully connected to ourselves, our world and our greatest gifts. It’s a beautiful and powerful path for both personal and collective transformation.

That’s why I’m delighted to tell you about The Shamanism Global Summit a free online event presented by The Shift Network, taking place July 19-21.

 

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Join esteemed shamanic teachers and healers — including Lynn Andrews, Sandra Ingerman, Alberto Villoldo, don Oscar Miro-Quesada, Betsy Bergstrom, John Perkins, José Stevens with Lena Stevens, HeatherAsh Amara and others! They’ll be sharing practical wisdom for you to access guidance, healing and power for more sacred living.

In The Shamanism Global Summit, these esteemed teachers and healers will unveil the practices of a shamanic way of being that is creative and intuitive, connected and life-affirming.

RSVP here for The Shamanism Global Summitat no charge.

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During this powerful, unparallelled 3-day summit, you’ll discover skills that relieve suffering and help foster more joy, radiant health and fulfilling relationships as well as:

  • Practical tools for healing negative feelings and toxic thoughts
  • Your role as a co-creator with the Earth, the elements and the spirit world — and accelerate the conscious evolution of the planet
  • Subtle realms of consciousness (the upper and lower worlds) with guidance from allies there
  • The basics of shamanic journeying and healing work from various perspectives (as well as key things NOT to do)
  • A deeper sense of presence and reverence for the natural world — including plants, animals and Gaia herself

RSVP here for The Shamanism Global Summitat no charge.

I hope you’ll join me for this special event to receive deep insights, rituals and guidance for sacred living from some of the world’s most revered shamans and teachers of this ancient path.

Register for The Shamanism Global Summit now — and discover practices that can provide what you are seeking next on your spiritual journey.

Discover all the details & register here.

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The Shakti Summit 2016

In short Shakti Summit is about heart, sensuality & spirit
As a woman, you have access to a wellspring of boundless love, spiritual wisdom and sensual vitality.

When we draw from from this deep source, we are powerful and passionate, and our lives are filled with possibility…

However, our cultural messages, life circumstances and internal limitations can separate us from our feminine essence.

We disconnect from ourselves and those around us — even those who matter most.

During these isolating times, you might feel a significant drop in energy — losing touch with what animates and enlivens you… your vibrant light dims. You might also experience a dip in your creative self-expression, feeling depleted and uninspired.

The good news is, there’s a way to reconnect with the gifts of your natural feminine essence— a path back to a life of open-heartedness, abundant joy and ecstatic sensuality.

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RSVP here for The Shakti Summit — at no charge here.

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Yoga From The Himalayas

Do you love your yoga practice, yet also feel a call to go “deeper”? Western yoga tends to put an emphasis on the poses (asanas), and many think of yoga as what happens in class. But that 90 minutes is only the start!

The physical practice of yoga is a gateway to its true purpose — “union” of all aspects of yourself so that you can live in full communion with the divine Self that is your truest nature.

On Wednesday, June 29, you can begin to tap more of the full potential of yoga when you join Anand Mehrotra for Seven Foundational Teachings of Yoga from the Himalayas: Full-spectrum Practices for a Life of Harmony, Peace & Freedom.

You can register for this FREE virtual event, here

 

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Anand was recognized as a spiritual teacher at a young age. He built an ashram on the Ganges River at the meeting point of mountain and the plain, and has dedicated his life to helping others integrate “unity consciousness” into their daily life through yoga. He is deeply rooted in the ancient tradition, yet refreshingly non-traditional in his approach, which is simple, accessible and, ultimately, transformative.

In this one-hour free event with Anand, you’ll explore key teachings such as:

Uplevel your practice from asana, which benefits only the physical, to an evolutionary process that touches every aspect of your life
Expanding your understanding of Self and the nature of Reality
Balancing between time-bound expressions and ego and the timeless state of God Consciousness

It’s free to attend, but you must RSVP here

Please join us! I can assure you that your practice on the mat will deepen as you open more and more deeply to the promise of true yoga — full union of body, mind and

PS: Don’t miss your chance to experience Seven Foundational Teachings of Yoga from the Himalayas: Full-spectrum Practices for a Life of Harmony, Peace & Freedom, and learn from an exciting, emerging teacher of a proven, holistic approach to yoga… for FREE!

Please RSVP to reserve a space on the call
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(A recording will be provided to all registered participants.)

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Three Keys To Unlock The Power Of The Enneagram In Your Life

Later today,

join with Jessica Dibb and Russ Hudson for Three Keys to Unlock the Power of the Enneagram In Your Life.

 

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Wednesday, June 22, 2016 5:30pm Pacific / 8:30pm Eastern

In this free event, Russ and Jessica will share some key insights that can help you harness the power of the Enneagram, including:

How your personality fixation point relates to your core fears (understanding this can liberate you from your fears in a deeper way)
How every Enneagram type has a different “wake-up call” that opens you to your full potential — and what this opening looks like for each type)
The unique “gifts from the soul” expressed in each Enneagram type
Techniques that address the overlooked aspects of your personal and spiritual development that may have led to imbalance–as well as blocks to your growth.

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If you’re looking for a way to become more conscious of your inner obstacles to growth, and discover how your spiritual practice can deepen by working with the Enneagram as a holistic, multi-dimensional system, this is the call event for you!

About Russ Hudson

Russ Hudson is co-founder of The Enneagram Institute, and is one of the principal scholars and innovative thinkers in the Enneagram world today. He is also President of Enneagram Personality Types, Inc. He has been co-teaching the Enneagram Professional Training Programs since 1991, and is a founding director and former vice-president of the International Enneagram Association. Russ is also co-author of The Wisdom Of The Enneagram, Personality Types, Understanding the Enneagram, Discovering Your Personality Type, and The Power Of The Enneagram. Russ also assisted Don Riso in writing Enneagram Transformations. He holds a degree in East Asian Studies from Columbia University in New York, from which he graduated Phi Beta Kappa.
About Jessica Dibb

Jessica Dibb is founder, spiritual director and principal teacher of the Inspiration Community School, an integral consciousness school dedicated to promoting personal, relational and planetary wellness. Over the past two decades, she has designed and facilitated unique workshops, classes and on-going experiential trainings that are grounded in a highly integrated model of psycho-spiritual healing and development to support self-actualization.

Her teachings assist people in cultivating consciousness through all stages of life, from conception onward. Using Integrative Breathwork, psychodynamic principles, the Enneagram and established and emergent wisdom teachings, Jessica facilitates embodied awareness of each moment, using methods that combine attunement, psychodynamic principles, intuition and physical sensation. She teaches nationally and internationally, including teaching Integrative Breathwork and the Enneagram at the Psychotherapy Networker Conference for several years. Jessica also is the co-director of the Global Professional Breathwork Alliance (GPBA) and current chair of the GPBA’s Ethics Committee. She is a founding member of the board of Convergence, a nonprofit organization working to promote dialogue and innovative solutions for challenging social issues of our time. She was one of the co-hosts for the Breathwork Summit in 2012, also produced by The Shift Network, and the host of the Enneagram Global Summit in 2014, produced by the Shift Network. Jessica is the weaver and visionary behind Omega’s annual conference: Breath Immersion — From Science to Samadhi, at Omega Institute.

What People Are Saying About Russ And Jessica…

“With Jessica and Russ’ expert holding of the space, I was able to grasp what happens to pull me away from my experience of presence, as well as the operation of all of the nine Enneagram energies in me. Puzzles that I had been pondering for years about my relationship to receiving were resolved, as I experienced the energy of my “missing piece.” The term “life-changing” is used a lot I know. But I can’t think of another one that more accurately describes my experience…”
— Ann Kirby, RH Certified Teacher, EnnCourage, Inc.

“I am a long-time student and certified teacher of the Enneagram, as well as seasoned meditator. This workshop with Russ and Jessica leveraged my understanding of the Enneagram as a spiritual path to a very exciting, new level, both for myself and in working more strategically with my coaching clients. I feel that it helped me reach a new level of spiritual development, of embodying and living Essence more fully… Thank you for a truly wonderful workshop! I am inspired by your role model of Being Essence. I want to be that too!”
— Anne Wotring, Certified Palmer-Daniels Teacher

“Having had the privilege of studying this material with a number of teachers, I was completely impressed with Russ’ quality of training and input on this topic. His willingness to be present, open and incredibly allowing and compassionate whilst staying totally on track with the content was fantastic.”
— Marie Pierre Cleret, Sydney, Australia

“Jessica, I just want to express my complete and utter gratitude for your presence. I was teaching a class today, and just over and over again, the gift of the work that I’ve done with you was shining forth… So, thank you so much for who you are and your presence. I can only speak for it as it’s shown up in my life, but I know you’ve touched hundreds, if not thousands, in this way.”
— Marty Perkins

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Power of the Enneagram

The Enneagram: Going Beyond “Your Number”

If you’ve been curious about the Enneagram as a tool for self-understanding, I’d like to cordially invite you to be my guest on June 22 for a FREE call with world renowned Enneagram teachers Jessica Dibb and Russ Hudson, titled: Three Keys to Unlock the Power of the Enneagram in Your Life: Understanding Your Personality, Awakening Your Soul.

The Enneagram is so much more than “your number!” It’s a powerful tool for understanding yourself, your personality, and even your soul. It dynamically maps the ego-driven fears, desires and motivations that fuel your behavioral patterns — and offers a path of liberation and wholeness.

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Learn more and secure your place for this important event here

As you learn about the unique ways that different types of people express their inherent strengths and gifts, the Enneagram system reveals its true power as a portal into deeper knowledge of your personality AND your soul — IF you learn to use it in a truly transformational way.

In this free event, Russ and Jessica will share some key insights that can help you harness the power of the Enneagram, including:

• How your personality fixation point relates to your core fears (understanding this can liberate you from your fears in a deeper way)
• How every Enneagram type has a different “wake-up call” that opens you to your full potential — and what this opening looks like for each type
• The unique “gifts from the soul” expressed in each Enneagram type
• Techniques that address the overlooked aspects of your personal and spiritual development that may have led to imbalance — as well as blocks to your growth
If you want to transcend your deepest fears and limitations and express the true gifts of your soul by working with the Enneagram as a holistic, multi-dimensional system, join me for this illuminating hour-long seminar!

Everyone who registers for Three Keys to Unlock the Power of the Enneagram in Your Life: Understanding Your Personality, Awakening Your Soul, featuring renowned teachers Russ Hudson and Jessica Dibb, will also receive the audio recording of the call.

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The Self Reliance Summit 2016 Day 8th

This is final day of The Self Reliance Summit 2016. Jason Matyasis first person to be interviewed by John Crane. Jason Matyas is a husband and father of seven, lifelong gardener, 17 year Air Force veteran with 9 worldwide deployments including two tours in Afghanistan, visionary entrepreneur and business strategy consultant, and Founder or Co-Founder of six startups. He is the founder of a family business with his children called Seeds for Generations that provides heirloom garden seeds and inspiration for gardening as a family.

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Jason discussion includes Understanding the Modern Grid and the how to Reduce Dependence on it. The modern system – economy, government, and culture – has developed into a massive control grid that seeks to dominate almost every aspect of your life. It does this first and foremost through capturing your mind – teaching you how to think – so that you are unable to contemplate a life outside of the constraints that the system has set for you. This is the ultimate form of slavery – slavery over the mind. But it is one that is agreed to by its subjects, even if out of ignorance. To seek true freedom requires opening your eyes and seeing reality for what it truly is, breaking out of the boxes that have developed in your mind, and evaluating how you can work around the constraints that have been set for the progress and prosperity of you and your family. It is essential that you understand how our current system works so you can properly assess your own situation and make wise decisions about how to prepare for the future. Join us for a challenging and eye-opening presentation that is sure to make you re-think your paradigm.

Rachel Morrison is the last interviewee. Rachel specializes in Internal and Global Strategies with an emphasis in spirituality, wellness and sustainability education. She studied International Business and Marketing, and has practiced Integrated Wellness Principles most of her life. Rachel is a speaker,trainer and developer of “programs of change” with Sunrise Ranch and where thought leaders from around the world, who are dedicated to the awareness and evolution of consciousness by focusing on global development through the Self, Thriving Community and Unified Efforts go.

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Interdependence and Self-Reliance; Living in Sustainable Community are her topics for interview. How to live in sustainable community while developing inner-self-reliance and cultivating inner peace, self-understanding, and conscious awareness. Learn first hand from someone who’s lived in intentional community for 6 years what it’s like to be in a supportive, changing, dynamic, successful intentional community.

You can watch both interviews for free here

Replays are available free to watch for period of 48 hours.

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Discovering The Sufi Way Of Life

Could the teachings of the Sufi mystics hold the key to ecstatic surrender into true love?

There’s a reason why Rumi, one of the most important Sufi mystics, is the most beloved poet in America. It comes down to one word: love.

Andrew Harvey, mystic, scholar, founder of the Institute of Sacred Activism, deeply believes that the “Sufi Way of the Beloved” holds the key to an ecstatic experience of love… and just may hold the key to create true and lasting peace in the world.

And he will deliver you into the heart of Sufism to receive the blessing — and experience the initiatory power — of this ancient sacred lineage on a FREE teleseminar called, Discovering the Sufi Way of the the Beloved: Ecstasy & Surrender Through the Mystical Teachings of Islam.

You can claim your free seat here.

If you’ve ever been curious about the noble and tender power of the Sufi path, Andrew Harvey is an ideal guide who can bring it vividly to life. He’s not only a scholar of many major faiths, he’s been a long-time student, translator and initiate of Sufi lineages.

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In this free event, you’ll:

Celebrate the Sufi quest for a more universal understanding that embraces all paths

Develop an appreciation of the Prophet Mohammed beyond modern history’s propaganda

Discover the centrality of the divine feminine to Sufism

See how integrating divine intelligence into how we design society can unite us through common spiritual ideals and the guiding principles for a peaceful world


Not only will you shift your whole understanding of Sufism and discover the heart of this profound lineage, you’ll also gain an understand into polarizing Islamic concepts such as “jihad” in a whole new way.

It’s FREE to attend and you will receive a recording if you can’t listen live: HERESufi Way Of Life

P.S. During Discovering the Sufi Way of the Beloved Andrew will help you open to the sublime love at the core of the Sufi path and discover teachings and practices that can liberate your soul through a profoundly intimate relationship with the Divine.It’s powerful, it lights up a path to healing that which divides us and… it’s FREE to attend!

RSVP Here.(All RSVP’s will receive a downloadable recording of the call.)

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