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Gina LakeGina Lake

I don’t usually talk or write a lot about Oneness, since so many already do this so brilliantly. But I have a few musings today to offer on this subject just because Oneness has especially been in my awareness recently. I’ve been noticing how beautifully everyone plays their role in this life we are all living out on planet earth. It amazes me how I’m provided with roads, food, the internet, someone to cut my hair and fix my computer, giant trucks to pick up my trash and keep up my city, dogs to keep me company and make me smile, a husband who loves me, information that comes to me from various places. Everything that happens is support for my life and supports other people’s lives too. Isn’t it a miracle that what you and I offer the world also seems to be enough to provide us with this support? We are all contributing and we are all receiving.

We are all moved to contribute, and we are moved by something very mysterious. How is it possible for this immensely complex existence we are part of to function and actually support us? Isn’t this such a miracle! What good fortune to be born into a world that provides for us. Some would argue that it doesn’t do this very well, but truly, isn’t it amazing that it does it to the extent that it does!

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Follow every stop on our "Down Under" Tour

Richard J MillerRichard J Miller

For Downunder Summer the old Blog Page Becomes our path through Australia.  Home page will get some of the most outstanding videos, but this page may move much faster.  (Guest Blogs may still show up here too.)  Come travel with us.

(I put many videos side by side so they don't move down too fast, not necessarily for any perceived relationship.  They still disappear very quickly so at least go to page 2 or 3 at the bottom, thanks.)

 

 

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Let's Discuss These Amazing Times

Richard J MillerRichard J Miller
Ronda LaRue and Nishant Matthews Bentinho Massaro and Nick Gancitano

Can A Wisdom Teaching be both enlightening and also relevant to our mind-made society?  Can we be compassionately engaged with mankind and still know the peace of our true unalterable selves?  How possibly could it not be so?

Scott Kiloby and Sundance Burke Christine Wushke and Mikael Hedman
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Canela Michelle in Chicago, 1st weekend December

Canela Michelle MeyersCanela Michelle Meyers

Warming up to a full season of web casts from Australia we start just before we leave for Down Under. with . . .

A Weekend with Canela (USA central time zone, google 'world clock' find Chicago times)  Call In with Skype to address nnhcallin.  Turn off broadcast audio and listen only through Skype when you are on a call.

All sessions broadcast live and FREE with call-ins HERE

  • Friday December 2nd 7:00 - 9:00 pm
  • Saturday December 3rd Noon to 5:00 pm
  • Sunday December 4th Noon to 5:00 pm
  • Monday December 5th Private sessions available

You're invited to attend in person at: 1310 Marengo Ave, Forest Park, IL 60130

(Fri. Evening: $15, Sat. & Sun. $60 each
Whole weekend attendance discounted rate: $115
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Below are 6 short snippets of Canela, 

 

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    Never Not Here Down Under Quickly Becoming a Reality

    Richard J MillerRichard J Miller

    Check out 4 Reciprocal Gifts for Monitary Donations supporting this dream, Florian DVD's and Three types of structured water units

     

    One thing that has happened to me because of NNH is that I have become quite good at capturing video on the move.  I have fit my "portable TV studio" into 2 suitcases, and I can live-web-cast as easy as record.  That keeps my ears open for travel opportunities.

    We have called it "NeverNotHere~Consciousness 'Downunder' " to be conducted as one National Australian Mind-Set. We are proposing such an adventure in Australia in early 2012, and you are invited to participate in any of a number of ways.

    1st:~ We plan to video multiple encounters with those people who present new thoughts in philosophy, in spirituality, healing, non-duality, yoga, developed intuition, para-normal communication, and other spiritual sciences.  What is it that makes a radical and clear difference in the lives of those people who involve themselves with it?

    2nd:~ We want to know about and publicize people, teachings and practices that may be not well known outside of their own circle of friends.  Who do you know who does this, how can you help us organize, what should be our path of least resistance to encounter these people within a smooth flow?

    3rd:~ Where should we go, who can we stay with, who wants to travel with us, who is willing to make these organizations along with our own contacts?

    4th:~ How should we distribute the outcome?  Yes, something big can come out of this compendium, but we prefer to journey together and not all focus on an arrival point at some distant "mega-movie".   So our intention is to publicize everything, webcast live as much as we can, archive episodes very quickly, and also prepare media for you to share through public TV, and private gatherings or any other way that you can invent.
     

    5th:~ Donate resources, money, time, or a case of apples from the tree out the back of the shed.

    First post your ideas here below, contact us at producer@nevernothere.com, and . . . . 

    We thank you for being visible to this dream and exploration for the expansion of Awareness across this common Earth that we share.

     

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    Please help coach Occupy Chicago by posting on OccupyChi.org (my 1st post)

    Richard J MillerRichard J Miller

    Meet Some "Just People" of Occupy Chicago

    Both business, government and even our monitory systems are in the habit of accounting for income and expenses at different times than they are actually received or expended.  In the context of trust and public responsibility this practice could be useful and give flexibility in times of stress.  But apparently leveraging and postponing can get way out of hand, and trust and responsibility can get so eroded that the whole economic/governmental structure becomes extremely unstable.   Now it seems that this mistrust and malfeasance could conceivably plunge the whole world into a liquidity crisis and mega depression.

    If we stay away from blaming and extreme positioning, and take a calm look at the trends, I believe that almost everyone has to admit that much of our believed in economic theory does not work for its intended purpose.  Isn't the sharing of that realization the only way we are going to gather the 99%?  Let's face it, even if we get 22% or 11% we will have a huge voice, and all these injustices that I think are surely evidence of broken institutions and flawed theories will be forced onto the platform in 2012.

    How can we invent new ad hoc theories that even our best universities haven't been able to come up with?  We need a national open dialogue.  And sure, certain issues can be tackled too, but that can't be the first priority.  No matter what is done on individual issues, it won't be a quick fix.  Then there will be a backlash, and all of our progress will be undone.  That must be inevitable if all we are about is "against something".

    I believe that every radical issue that we adopt now, no matter what the level of obvious injustice, will only serve to disperse the 99% and deflate this beautiful initiative before meaningful dialogues are the norm.  People have to have issues and slogans to motivate participation.  Let's talk of participation because of the momentus opportunity this can be to restructure our society. 

    Who in the world can restructure and de-stratify society better than us, the people of Chicago and the vibrant and educated population of America?  We right here can create the brotherhood that the whole world has only dreamed of.  We have been educated for our whole lives in these principles, even if they weren't equitably applied as we grew up, we know what we want.

    If we believe that anger and outrage are the most potent tools we will wear ourselves out and alienate many millions that are home praying that we make some right moves and prove our love, concern and tolerance for all of our brothers and sisters.  If we handle these early stages right and proceed with some equanimity our numbers will swell to get some very important jobs done.  You who are out on the front line must be acknowleged for how important your contribution is.  Let's handle ourselves such that we can impress our families and even convince our parents that this movement is honorable and that we will create the first truly just society that includes every citizen.

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    Interview with Florian Schlosser, taken on SAND10 Conference, San Rafael, CA

    Florian SchlosserFlorian Schlosser

    This video is a 30 minute interview, taken during the SAND Science & NonDuality Conference in San Rafael, California in Oct 2010. It covers 8 fundamental subjects on being consciousness, embodiment, resting, habitual functioning, identification, the sense of 'I', natural presence and oneness. Enjoy the exploration.

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    Zoxon Gathering - The Gathering 2012 - International Silent Retreat - 'Early Bird' Ticket expires October 15, 2011

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    Zoxon Gathering - The Gathering 2012 - July 27 - August 2, 2012
    Toronto Area, Ontario, Canada

    KATIE DAVIS and SUNDANCE BURKE join dozens of teachers worldwide from all the world's traditions from Advaita to Zen for a 7 day retreat.

    ZOXON International, "Together with world-class musicians, state-of-the-art sound, lighting & video systems, and high-quality event facilities, it will be a life-changing experience for everyone. This is the first time EVER that an event like this has happened. And you are invited to be there." ~ Arvana

    CHECK-IN opens: 9am on July 25th, 2012. Please remember that after check-in, you are asked to stay in silence until the end of the event, unless a particular activity calls for vocalization.

    END: Full Moon Celebration, Night of August 2

    CHECK-OUT: 4 pm, August 3

    COUPON: 40% "Early Bird" ticket for friends of Sundance and Katie's (Never Not Here!). Please enter this code when registering for the discount:

    7LIGHT35 (expires October 15, 2011)

    Zoxon independently donates to Sundance and Katie's Friends of the Heart Organization, when you use this link to register:

    http://zoxon.com/ref/10798

    To find out more about Zoxon The Gathering, please use this link:

    http://zoxon.com/ref/10798

    All Love ~ Katie Davis and Sundance Burke

    http://www.KatieDavis.org/, http://www.sundanceburke.org/

    25 'teachers' are already confirmed with 27 'others' who have not yet confirmed.

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    The Heart of the Matter by Katie Davis, Author, "Awake Joy"

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    Self-realization is complete and utter fulfillment. It is the end of all suffering and the perception of separation. It is also the conscious beginning of deep, sacred peace and realizing the radiant love that you already are.

    However, this is far more than a personal affair. As the consciousness transforms, that is, as the altered states of consciousness fall away, so does the life situation and the world transform. With Self-realization, an enduring world peace is a true possibility.

    Everything conceived by the ego is separate and dual in nature. It experiences that it is split from the world and apart from the divine. The psychological self then suffers the alienation of the daytime dream of conceptual reality, its time and negativity.

    It creates the delusion of a pain gap between the body’s limitation and the magnificent Heart that we genuinely are. The illusion of division then unconsciously operates in daily living. This subject-object relationship (ego vs. everyone else) is the source of all loneliness, anger, lack, desire, greed, fear, exploitation, guilt, shame, manipulation, control, anxiety, worry and sorrow.

    Without an ego-subject, there can be no divided objects and separation is plainly unattainable. This is not to say that we do not honor our diversity. In fact, when we are no longer inhibited by the ego, innate creativity, natural abilities and uniqueness thrive.

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    Seattle Satsang, Private Satsang Worldwide with Katie Davis and Sundance Burke

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    Seattle Satsang and Private Satsang Worldwide October 2 - December 29, 2011
    Katie Davis and Sundance Burke

    Every Sunday Satsang, 4:00 - 6:00 pm, October 2 - December 18, 2011
    Satsang with Sundance Burke and Katie Davis in Bellevue, Washington

    Every Thursday Satsang 7:00 - 9:00 pm, October 6 - December 29, 2011
    Satsang with Katie Davis or Sundance Burke in Bellevue, Washington

    More information at http://www.katiedavis.org/schedule.html

    Private Satsang Appointments, October 1 - December 28, 2011
    In person in Bellevue or Worldwide by phone or Skype
    Katie Davis http://www.katiedavis.org/private.html
    Sundance Burke http://www.sundanceburke.org/private.html

    All Love ~ Katie

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    Part of the Action

    We remain committed to be on the forefront of what will support life, both in your family and on planet earth. 

     

    My interaction with you is an Experiment to further enable this vision to be true, and up to the rhythm that you are a part of the action.  

     

    Please contribute to make this vision real.  

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