Archive for the ‘Thought Leader Dialogues’ Category

East-West Enlightenment and a New Empiricism

Posted on: June 14th, 2014 by Steve Raymond No Comments

What are the practical implications of reincarnation when we deconstruct dogma and embrace the many forms of empirical knowledge… as many as seventeen types of empirical knowing… that inform us of deeper human existential realities? Read ...

Coming of Age in Relation to God

Posted on: May 14th, 2014 by Steve Raymond No Comments

How do people come to believe what they believe? It takes willingness and courage to objectively look at empirical evidence in discussions on topics such as prayer or reincarnation. Part 4 of the 9-part dialogue with Michael Murphy. Read more—> ...

Does Anything Happen After You Die?

Posted on: April 30th, 2014 by Steve Raymond No Comments

One Integral definition of “a postmetaphysical discussion on reincarnation” could be to attempt to integrate empirical first person transpersonal experiences with third person academic research and writing on reincarnation. Each domain has its pr ...

True Self, Unique Self and the Infinity of Intimacy

Posted on: April 23rd, 2014 by Steve Raymond No Comments

Dr. Marc Gafni and Michael Murphy held an evening dialogue at a recent leadership meeting. The topic was on reincarnation, and the inquiry was, “How does a think-tank hold a credible post-metaphysical discussion on reincarnation?” What do ...

Thought Leader Dialogue between Richard Barrett and Marc Gafni: The Unique Self and the Organizational Success: The Path of Organizational Transformation

Posted on: June 5th, 2013 by Steve Raymond No Comments

In the second dialogue of this 3-part series, our two leaders, Richard Barrett and Marc Gafni, speak about how the teachings on soul and Unique Self can be applied to organizations and lead to more success of the organizations as well as the individu ...

A Conversation with Marc Gafni and John Mackey on Shadow

Posted on: May 20th, 2013 by Steve Raymond No Comments

In this last video of our seven-part dialogue series, our two authors (Your Unique Self and Conscious Capitalism) discuss the issue of shadow – both in the context of our personal life as well as in the context of business. In our modern world the ...

A Conversation with Marc Gafni and John Mackey on Jealousy and Envy

Posted on: May 14th, 2013 by Steve Raymond No Comments

  In the sixth video of the seven-part dialogue series, Marc Gafni (author of Your Unique Self) and John Mackey (co-author with Raj Sisodia of Conscious Capitalism) define and discuss jealousy, malice, resentment, and envy in the framework of bu ...

Wisdom for your Week: A Conversation with John Mackey and Marc Gafni – Topic 5: Obligation

Posted on: May 6th, 2013 by Steve Raymond No Comments

Listen to two leaders of the Center for World Spirituality, John Mackey, Chairman and CEO of Whole Foods Market, as well as the Co-Chair of the Center for World Spirituality Board of Trustees and co-author of Conscious Capitalism, and Marc Gafni, dir ...

Wisdom for your Week: A Conversation with John Mackey and Marc Gafni – Topic 4: Love

Posted on: April 30th, 2013 by Steve Raymond No Comments

In this week’s video Wisdom Post on the Center for World Spirituality website, Marc Gafni, author of Your Unique Self, and John Mackey, co-author of Conscious Capitalism, revisit the moment of their first meeting when John made a lasting impression ...

The Next Step in Transformation: Unique Self, Organizational Leadership and the Destiny of Nations

Posted on: April 26th, 2013 by Steve Raymond No Comments

A 3-Part Web Tele-Series with Richard Barrett and Marc Gafni Thought Leaders Marc Gafni and Richard Barrett will engage in a free, 3-part monthly tele-series in April, May and June. See below for dates, times, full descriptions of each session, and h ...

Marc Gafni and Ken Wilber in Dialogue – Part 4

Posted on: November 19th, 2012 by Marc Gafni No Comments

What is the distinction between True Self and Unique Self, and why is this important for changing the game in conversations about human nature and enlightenment? Listen to the fourth part of the Gafni/Wilber Unique Self dialogue. Among the topics dis ...

My Unique Self Dialogue with Ken Wilber, Part 3

Posted on: November 1st, 2012 by Marc Gafni No Comments

What is the difference between the True Self and Unique Self? Ken Wilber and Marc Gafni approach this topic in the third part of the dialogue on Unique Self (about 24 minutes). Early in the conversation, Ken says: Ken Wilber: The egoic self still has ...

My Dialogue with Ken Wilber Continues — Wilber/Gafni, Part 2

Posted on: October 26th, 2012 by Marc Gafni No Comments

The Center for World Spirituality has published the second in a multi-part dialogue series on Unique Self featuring my dialogue with Ken Wilber (a series which will continue all autumn). In this second clip (about 20 minutes), we situate the Unique S ...

Gafni/Wilber: Unique Self Dialogue, Part 1

Posted on: October 22nd, 2012 by Marc Gafni No Comments

This week we are presenting the second in a multi-part dialogue series on Unique Self featuring Ken Wilber and Marc Gafni (a series which will continue all autumn). In this second clip (about 20 minutes), Ken and Marc situate the Unique Self within t ...

Gafni/Wilber: Unique Self Dialogue, Part 1

Posted on: October 18th, 2012 by Marc Gafni No Comments

Recently the Center for World Spirituality has begun to showcase an important dialogue on Unique Self which I participated in with Ken Wilber. These dialogues are a key part of one of CWS’s essential project of developing a World Spirituality b ...