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Quintessence – Quintessential Dimension

A.H. Almaas’ summer retreat on Quintessence explored the subtleties of “the world of appearance,” the non-dual perspective and co-emergent reality (being/non-being). A lot of attention was given to non-doing – relaxing the attention to simple awareness and presence. Here is the title list of the 16 sessions: Inner Sanctum Treasure Trove Living Wonder Bowing Royalty Private Quarters The…


Quintessence – Essence of the Essence

I just returned from a 10–day retreat with A.H. Almaas. The retreat was held at Asilomar near Monterey, California. The focus of the retreat was Quintessence which Almaas refers to as the Essence of the Essence. In his book, Brilliancy: The Essence of Intelligence, he refers to brilliancy as the essence of the essence. I…


Lighting Up the Now

If we experience ourselves in our true self-existing condition, we will see that what we actually are is a being of light. So says A.H. Almaas in his new book – The Unfolding Now. Chapter 13 of the new book is titled – Lighting Up the Now – and is available as a free download…