Rainbow Family
The Rainbow Family of Living Light (commonly shortened to the Rainbow Family) is a loosely affiliated group of individuals committed to principles of non-violence and egalitarianism. They put on peace...
Dreadlocks
Dreadlocks, also dreads or Jata (Hindi), are matted coils of hair. Most dreadlocks are usually intentionally formed; because of the variety of different hair textures, various methods are used to enco...
Andre Gregory
Andre William Gregory (born May 11, 1934) is an American theatre director, writer and actor. His latest film is A Master Builder based on the 19th century play by Henrik Ibsen.
Gregory was born in...
Werner Erhard and Associates
Werner Erhard and Associates, also known as WE&A or as WEA, operated as a commercial entity from February 1981 until early 1991. It replaced Erhard Seminars Training, Inc. as the vehicle for marke...
Tamera
Tamera is a peace research village with the goal of becoming "a self-sufficient, sustainable and duplicable communitarian model for nonviolent cooperation and cohabitation between humans, animals, nat...
Rainbow Gathering
Rainbow Gatherings are temporary intentional communities, held annually in various locations in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Russia, and Europe. These gatherings seek to encourage the practice o...
Sheilaism
Sheilaism is a shorthand term for an individual's system of religious belief which co-opts strands of multiple religions chosen by the individual usually without much theological consideration. The te...
Ramtha's School of Enlightenment
122°38′02″W / 46.955935°N 122.633812°W / 46.955935; -122.633812Ramtha's School of Enlightenment (RSE) is an American spiritual sect near the rural town of Yelm, Washington. Th...
Insight Seminars
Insight Seminars is an international non-profit organization headquartered in Santa Monica, California. The first seminar was led in 1978 by founders John-Roger and Russell Bishop under the name Insig...
Sri Aurobindo Ashram
The Sri Aurobindo Ashram is a spiritual community (ashram) located in Pondicherry, in the Indian territory of Puducherry. The ashram grew out of a small community of disciples who had gathered aroun...
Sheena Govan
Sheena Govan (1912–1967) was an informal spiritual teacher, and the daughter of evangelist John George Govan. Later in life she became an early influence on what would become the Findhorn Foundation. ...
My Dinner with Andre
My Dinner with Andre is a 1981 film starring Andre Gregory and Wallace Shawn, written by Gregory and Shawn, and directed by Louis Malle.The film depicts a conversation between Gregory and Shawn (not ...
Human Awareness Institute
The Human Awareness Institute (HAI), is an organization based in Northern California that offers participatory workshops on "Love, Intimacy and Sexuality". The primary workshops are a series of nine,...
Arica School
The Arica School, also known as the Arica Institute (which is its incorporated educational organization) or simply as Arica, is a human potential movement group founded in 1968 by Bolivian-born philos...
Peter Caddy
Peter Caddy (20 March 1917 – 18 February 1994) was a British caterer, hotelier, and with his wife Eileen Caddy and their friend Dorothy Maclean, co-founder of the Findhorn Foundation community.<...
Exegesis (group)
Exegesis, an alternative therapy programme, operated in the United Kingdom in the later 1970s and early 1980s. Exegesis was founded by Robert D'Aubigny, a former actor, in 1976 as Infinity Training, o...
The Family (Australian New Age group)
The Family — also called the Santiniketan Park Association and the Great White Brotherhood — is a controversial Australian New Age group formed in the mid-1960s under the leadership of the Yoga teache...
Sri Aurobindo Ashram Rewa
Sri Aurobindo Ashram (Ma Mandir) Mahasua run by 'SriAurobindo Samiti Mahasua' is a temple of Sri Aurobindo and The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram Pondicherry. It is situated on National Highway No.7 ...
Dorothy Maclean
Dorothy Maclean (born 1920 in Guelph, Ontario) is a writer and educator on spiritual subjects who was one of the original three adults at what is now the Findhorn Foundation in northeast Scotland.She ...
Movement of Spiritual Inner Awareness
The Movement of Spiritual Inner Awareness (or MSIA) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit religious corporation, incorporated in California on June 25, 1971. Before incorporation, the group was founded in Califor...
Marko Pogačnik
Marko Pogačnik (born 11 August 1944 in Kranj, Slovenia, Yugoslavia) is a Slovenian artist and author.
Pogačnik studied at the Academy of Arts in Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia, where he gradua...
Urantia Foundation
The Urantia Foundation is a Chicago-based non-profit that provides materials, promotes events, and provides guidance associated with The Urantia Book. The foundation was founded in 1950 and currently ...
Erhard Seminars Training
Erhard Seminars Training (est), an organization founded by Werner H. Erhard, offered a two-weekend (60-hour) course known officially as "The est Standard Training". The purpose of est was "to transfor...
Harbin Hot Springs
Harbin Hot Springs is a non-profit hot spring retreat and workshop center in Harbin Springs, Lake County, in Northern California, about two hours northeast of the San Francisco Bay Area. As of 2012, t...
Judge Dave and the Rainbow People
Judge Dave and the Rainbow People is a book by US Federal Judge David B. Sentelle about his involvement with the 1987 annual Rainbow Gathering.The gathering was held in North Carolina where Sentelle w...
David Spangler
David Spangler (born January 7, 1945) is an American spiritual philosopher and self-described "practical mystic." He helped transform the Findhorn Foundation in northern Scotland into a center of res...
Findhorn Foundation
The Findhorn Foundation is a Scottish charitable trust registered in 1972, formed by the spiritual community at the Findhorn Ecovillage, one of the largest intentional communities in Britain. It has b...
California Institute of Integral Studies
California Institute of Integral Studies (CIIS) is a private institution of higher education founded in 1968 and based in San Francisco, California. It currently operates in two locations just south o...