Adyashanti, a dynamic and inspiring spiritual teacher, discusses why inner change is the first step towards living in deeper harmony with the world around you as well as the importance of practicing sustainable solutions in order to align your inner and outer realities.
Time magazine heralds Deepak Chopra as one of the top 100 heroes and icons of the century and credits him as “the poet-prophet of alternative medicine.” In this video, he shares a new way think about sustainability.
Maude Victoria Barlow (born May 24, 1947) is a Canadian author and activist. She is the national chairperson of The Council of Canadians, a progressive citizens’ advocacy organization with members and chapters across Canada. She is also the co-founder of the Blue Planet Project, which works internationally for the right to water. She serves on the board of the San Francisco-based International Forum on Globalization, is chair of the board of Washington-based Food & Water Watch, and is a Councillor with the Hamburg-based World Future Council. On October 21, 2008, she was named Senior Advisor on Water Issues by the President of the 63rd Session of the United Nations General Assembly, Miguel d'Escoto Brockmann
The International Council of Thirteen Indigenous Grandmothers, including women from the Arctic Circle; North, South, and Central America; Africa; and Asia, represents a global alliance of prayer, education, and healing. They are women of prayer and women of action who regularly travel the globe to bear witness to the wounds of people and of the earth.
The International Council of Thirteen Indigenous Grandmothers includes:
Aama Bombo (Tamang from Nepal)
Margaret Behan (Arapaho/Cheyenne from Montana)
Rita Pitka Blumenstein (Yup’ik from the Alaskan Tundra)
Julieta Casimiro (Mazatec from Huautla de Jimenez, Mexico)
Maria Alice Campos Freire (from the Amazonian Rainforest in Brazil)
Flordemayo (Mayan from the Highlands of Central America and New Mexico)
Tsering Dolma Gyaltong(Tibetan)
Beatrice Long (Oglala Lakota from the Black Hills of South Dakota)
Rita Long (Oglala Lakota from the Black Hills of South Dakota)
Agnes Baker Pilgrim (Takelma Siletz from Grants Pass in Oregon)
Mona Polacca (Hopi/Havasupai/Tewa from Arizona)
Bernadette Rebienot (Omyene from Gabon in Africa)
Clara Shinobu Iura(from the Amazonian Rainforest in Brazil)