Events

The Mystics and Scientists conferences have been held every year since 1978, and are dedicated to forging a creative understanding of the complementary roles of scientific and mystical approaches to reality. This year we are celebrating the 40th Anniversary of this flagship series of conferences that have featured many of the leading scientists and mystics of the time.

This talk will build on Jude’s presentation to the Mystics and Scientists conference where she laid out the latest scientifically based evidence, ranging from cosmology, information theory and complex systems analyses to biology and quantum physics, for our in-formed and holographic Universe. At all scales and levels of existence, this emergent scientifically-based wholeworld-view also transforms our […]

Science has been remarkably successful in describing the material world, from the smallest scales of particle physics to the largest scales of cosmology, and even claims to be close to a ‘Theory of Everything’. Curiously, mind and spirit are completely absent from this picture, even though there are grounds for believing that these are fundamental […]

When we join our collective intent and wisdom, the possibilities are infinite. At Dreaming the Future Conference we will acquire a deeper understanding of our extraordinary human capacities and the reality of the spiritual nature of our world. The speakers, advocates, storytellers and visionaries coming together in Barcelona share a message of optimism and reveal […]

Professor Peter Allen, Dr. Vasilieios Basios, Professor Basil Hiley, David Peat  Chairs: David Lorimer, Bernard Carr Venue address: Christopher Ingold Building XLG2, UCL, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT 2017 marks the centenary of two of the most creative scientists of the 20th century, Prof David Bohm FRS (1917 – 1992) and Prof Vicomte Ilya Prigogine (1917 – […]

The cross-cultural study of the Near Death Experience (NDE) is a relatively new field of investigation. Some researchers held the view that the NDE is a universal experience, although cultural/religious beliefs influence various details and the way the NDE is interpreted. On the contrary, others, reported cases where the content of the experience was actually […]

Geometry is a key foundation of science and technology, while also being an artistic form and contemplative focus within many spiritual traditions. This participative talk will introduce and explore some of the key figures and concepts of sacred geometry, and how they relate to key concepts in Pythagorean and Vedic mathematics, such as the golden ratio, […]

The Rule of St Benedict arguably had the greatest influence on western culture after the Bible. It still inspires the art of living for monks, married couples, business leaders and community builders. What is the secret of its access to a wisdom that offers convincing hope in our troubled world? LAURENCE FREEMAN OSB is a Benedictine […]