Michael Benner

Breakthrough Radio with Michael Benner

The Authentic Self
Breakthrough Radio with Michael Benner

Description

Health, happiness, passion and success are the results of allowing the life force to flow unimpeded through the human spirit. Healing, intelligence, and love are all the same.

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Categories

Education

Episodes

CH 1- Who Am I?

Apr 15, 2018 28:23

Description:

Fearless Intelligence Audiobook, Chapter One


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Preface-Fearless Intelligence

Mar 10, 2018 13:58

Description:

Audiobook Preface.


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Depression and Anxiety

Feb 3, 2018 31:07

Description:

Most depession is rooted in anxiety.


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Unity and Diversity

Oct 23, 2017 33:56

Description:

Keynote address to the annual Glendale, CA Mayor's Prayer Breakfast.


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Mindfulness Intro

Aug 31, 2017 23:06

Description:

An introduction to Mindfulness Meditation.


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Fear of Fear Itself

Aug 8, 2017 25:47

Description:

DExploring the basics of the practical value of fear and anxiety.


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Happiness & Personal Empowerment Skills

Jul 13, 2017 63:03

Description:

DMichael Benner interviewed by Tony DUrso and Linda Hollander


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Relationship Marketing

Mar 26, 2017 61:09

Description:

DMichael Benner interview by Matt Johnson & Greg McDaniels.


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Be the Change You Wish to See

Mar 13, 2017 51:47

Description:

DMichael Benner interview by Mike Stark from LA Radio Studio.


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Flirting with Fascism

Mar 6, 2017 43:14

Description:

Discerning the point where conservative & reactionary become fascist.


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Why You Must Know Aleksandr Dugin

Feb 27, 2017 49:41

Description:

Trump Webinar 12 - developing emotionally intelligent self-awareness and leadership skills.


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Confronting Fear & Ignorance

Feb 18, 2017 45:29

Description:

Trump Webinar 11 - developing emotionally intelligent self-awareness and leadership skills.


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Resist & Persist Without Burn-out

Feb 12, 2017 48:29

Description:

Trump Webinar 10 - developing emotionally intelligent self-awareness and leadership skills.


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Defining Fascism

Feb 2, 2017 56:50

Description:

Trump Webinar 9 - developing emotionally intelligent self-awareness and leadership skills.


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Sacred Activism - Andrew Harvey

Jan 26, 2017 63:14

Description:

Trump Webinar 8 - developing emotionally intelligent self-awareness and leadership skills.


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Fake News & Delusion

Jan 21, 2017 51:19

Description:

Trump Webinar 7 - developing emotionally intelligent self-awareness and leadership skills.


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Managing Fear

Jan 14, 2017 61:13

Description:

Trump Webinar 6 - developing emotionally intelligent self-awareness and leadership skills.


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Beyond Binary Thinking

Jan 4, 2017 61:30

Description:

Trump Webinar 5 - developing emotionally intelligent self-awareness and leadership skills.


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Non-political Resistance to Bigotry

Dec 24, 2016 55:30

Description:

Trump Webinar 4 - developing emotionally intelligent self-awareness and leadership skills.


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Lies, Hyperbole & Chaos

Dec 14, 2016 58:30

Description:

Trump Webinar 3 - developing emotionally intelligent self-awareness and leadership skills.


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Psychic Numbing

Dec 8, 2016 57:38

Description:

Trump Webinar 2 - developing emotionally intelligent self-awareness and leadership skills.


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Emotionally Intelligence Responses

Dec 2, 2016 61:18

Description:

Trump Webinar 1 developing emotionally intelligent self-awareness and leadership skills.


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Promo Trump Seminar

Nov 10, 2016 18:13

Description:

A description of the upcoming teleseminar about responding to Trump's election.


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Intuition, Instinct and Logic

Sep 18, 2016 22:06

Description:

The secrets to developing and accessing intuition on demand.


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Hope and Recovery Conference

Aug 2, 2016 29:44

Description:

The Annual L.A. County Dept. of Mental Health Conference on Hope and Recovery for 2016.


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Intro to Fearless Intelligence Book [2 of 2]

Jul 3, 2016 13:08

Description:

Once you understand the truth of who you genuinely are, you'll realize there is nothing to fear ... nothing at all.


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Intro to Fearless Intelligence Book [1 of 2]

May 12, 2016 20:59

Description:

Once you understand the truth of who you genuinely are, you'll realize there is nothing to fear ... nothing at all.


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Giving-up Defensiveness

Mar 26, 2016 21:14

Description:

If you knew the truth of who you actually are, you could drop your need to defend yourself.


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Altered States of Awareness

Feb 25, 2016 22:35

Description:

Any state of mind which is different than normal, especially states in which understanding is enhanced.


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Mindfulness Meditation Exercise

Jan 23, 2016 15:47

Description:

Developing self-awareness with Mindfulness Meditation.


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Quantum Physics & Consciousness

Dec 18, 2015 22:19

Description:

What impact has the study of quantum physics had on our understanding of consciousness?


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Executive Excellence

Oct 28, 2015 57:24

Description:

Radio host Tony D'Urso interviews Michael Benner about self-awareness, emotional intelligence, leadership and relationship management.


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Monotheism & Monism

Oct 9, 2015 27:46

Description:

Comparing Western & Eastern religions.


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Alpha Learning

Aug 17, 2015 49:42

Description:

An introduction to Accelerated Learning.


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Unity, Duality and the Middle Way

Jul 29, 2015 32:59

Description:

The Universe expresses itself through an appearance of duality. With our awareness we then must discover the Middle Way.


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Freedom from Fear

Jun 21, 2015 21:12

Description:

Fear, anxiety and stress have much less to do with danger than things unknown and misunderstood. Fear and all hurtful feelings are the brain's requests for more information.


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Life Before Birth

May 31, 2015 19:28

Description:

The nature of the soul? What is life, and when does it begin?


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The Three Marks of Existence

May 1, 2015 24:40

Description:

From Buddhist philosophy (dharma), the three absolute truths about the physical universe.


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FLY 6 -- Peak Performance

Apr 13, 2015 21:31

Description:

The sixth of six FLY (Feeling Like Yourself) lessons explains how to attain clearly envisioned goals and solutions.


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FLY 5 -- Decision-making

Feb 24, 2015 20:55

Description:

The fifth of six FLY (Feeling Like Yourself) lessons explains how to attain clearly envisioned goals and solutions.


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FLY 4 -- Problem-solving

Jan 16, 2015 22:29

Description:

The fourth of six FLY (Feeling Like Yourself) lessons explains how to attain clearly envisioned goals and solutions.


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FLY 3 -- The Language of Feelings

Dec 1, 2014 19:35

Description:

The third of six FLY (Feeling Like Yourself) lessons explains how to understand the meaning of current heartache and upset.


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FLY 2 -- Healing Childhood Hurt

Oct 30, 2014 22:51

Description:

The second of six FLY (Feeling Like Yourself) lessons explains how to express and resolving heartache from traumatic childhood experiences.


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FLY 1 -- Self-love

Sep 20, 2014 22:57

Description:

The first of six FLY (Feeling Like Yourself) lessons explains Self-love as a spiritual relationship with your Source.


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The Three Elements of Awareness

Aug 22, 2014 20:54

Description:

Awareness or self-awareness has three part: unconditional acceptance, insight, and mindful response.


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Conscience & Intuition

Aug 1, 2014 24:55

Description:

Exploring conscience and intuition as remarkable source of wisdom and insight. What explanations are there for these revelations that arrive full-blown?


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You Can't Hate Hatred

Jul 14, 2014 21:38

Description:

Even if you're convinced you hate nothing, except hatred itself, there are less personally destructive ways to handle your anger and fear.


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Refusing to Take the Bait

Jun 27, 2014 23:14

Description:

This program looks at the emotional charge or "hook" that hurts and angers us when we're defensive. Further, we ask, "Why do you need to defend yourself from disagreement?"


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Feel It to Heal It

Jun 12, 2014 22:01

Description:

Though counter-intuitive, resistance to feeling emotional or physical pain increases it, while facing & allowing yourself to feel it actually reduces or eliminates pain.


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What is the Self?

May 28, 2014 21:13

Description:

A comparison of the ancient Buddhist teaching of "Not Self" in light of modern evolutionary psychology and modules of mind.


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Learning Equanimity

May 16, 2014 17:48

Description:

An introduction to the mindful awareness and clarity brought about by sitting in the center, neither approaching nor avoiding, but simply accepting what truly is.


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The Whispers in My Heart

May 3, 2014 23:36

Description:

Following-up on our previous audio program, this class describes the validy and value of intuition.


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The Voices in My Head

Apr 24, 2014 25:43

Description:

Contrary to popular opinion, we are not the voices or pictures in our heads. Instead, we are our relative awareness of being.


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Living with Radical Honesty

Apr 9, 2014 18:55

Description:

Not only does Radical Honesty improve intimcay in relationship, your entire outlook on life will be enhanced when you learn how to stop lying to yourself.


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When People Drive You Crazy

Apr 2, 2014 25:57

Description:

Here's some valuable insight about how to handle people who drive you crazy. Find out how they do it, where the power comes from, and what to do about it.


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The Why & How of Decision-making

Mar 18, 2014 25:08

Description:

To set a goal, you must know what you want. The program discusses what to do when you don't know what you want.


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The Why & How of Goal-setting

Mar 9, 2014 22:40

Description:

Success must be clearly defined if it is to be attained. In this class, we describe the keys to effective goal-setting.


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The Amazing Power of the Subconscious Mind

Mar 2, 2014 25:35

Description:

This class explains the relationship of the conscious Will to the subconscious Imagination.


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Panphobia

Feb 25, 2014 22:23

Description:

Fear is the feeling or set of feelings that reflect what you don't understand. And if danger is present, fear reflects what you do not undersand about the danger.


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God's Will & Free Will

Feb 15, 2014 21:01

Description:

This class compares determinism, Deism, God's will, and free will to Nature's Way.


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Codependency

Jan 31, 2014 21:17

Description:

When your desire to please others becomes such an addicting need that you betray yourself.


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Separation Anxiety

Jan 26, 2014 27:38

Description:

Discussing both separation anxiety is terms of failure to bond at birth or fear of abandonmet, but also at a much deeper level, the anxiety of a soul torn from the Oneness of Life as it's incarnated into a separated form.


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Lies and Liars

Jan 16, 2014 20:52

Description:

Discussing the worst lies, bearing false witness, gray lies and the whie lies that are not meant to decieve so much as to protect, plus the motives and intentions behind lying.


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Clearing Mental Clutter

Jan 9, 2014 31:40

Description:

The non-directed thought that persists when we cease to deliberately apply our reasoning increases in intensity as we become more stressed. This lessons discusses how to use relaxation to slow the thinking down and expand the gaps between our thoughts.


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Meditation and Hypnosis

Dec 28, 2013 25:28

Description:

Though still widely misunderstood, meditation and hypnosis are two sides of the same coin. Meditation is a passive, receptive state of mind. Hypnosis is the use of the same level of awareness for instruction and affirmation.


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Healing with Guided Imagery

Dec 13, 2013 26:28

Description:

Guided imagery is a hybrid combination of meditation and hypnosis employing sensory imagination and affirmative suggestions to accelerate healing and learning.


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Gratitude and Thanksgiving

Dec 7, 2013 23:10

Description:

When we fixate on what we do not have we create poverty. Only when we appreciate what we do have will we multiple our abundance.


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The Path of the Heart

Nov 28, 2013 26:31

Description:

When do we follow our logic, and when do we wisely yield to the heart's desire?


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Air, Earth, Fire, Water

Nov 15, 2013 21:54

Description:

What do these four ancient elements represent symbolically, and how were they used by alchemists, sorcerers and shamans.


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Negativity

Nov 11, 2013 22:54

Description:

Because we 'reap what we sow,' excessive and unnecessary negativity is a bad practice. In this webinar, we look at the self-loathing, confusion and anxiety at the roots of negativity and how to break the cycle.


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Integrity

Oct 26, 2013 25:22

Description:

Sharing the same root word as integration, integral, and integer, the word integrity is a reference to being whole in character with a complete sense of values and ethics.


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Self-employed and Self-reliant

Oct 19, 2013 24:17

Description:

Providing insights into self-employment and self-reliance by aligning what you love to do with a product or service that people want and/or need.


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Self-Love

Oct 16, 2013 21:42

Description:

Self-Love is an awareness that All Things exist as eminations of Divine Love. Emotional love does not come from others. Instead, those we love stimulate the Divine Love through us.


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Unfolding Consciousness

Oct 13, 2013 25:16

Description:

Consciousness is a variable, the relative degree to which one is awake and aware.


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Surfing your Brainwaves

Sep 25, 2013 26:20

Description:

The frequency of the brain's electrical activity correspondents to various states of awareness. Learn to tune in the peak performance states for particular activities.


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Re-Parenting Yourself

Sep 19, 2013 25:18

Description:

Often, when we become hurt, upset or angry, only a small part of what we feel is the direct result of the present stimulus. More often than not, the bulk of what hurts is the result of false assumptions made in childhood, but forgotten long ago.


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Karma and the Law of Attraction

Sep 10, 2013 25:31

Description:

Actually the Law of Attraction is the Law of Karma by a different name. Though ignored in the 2006 book and DVD called The Secret by Rhona Byrne, one should always use the Law of Attraction for the greater good rather than to improve the life of an individual or karma will generate circumstances to demonstrate the folly of ignoring one's impact on others.


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Finding Courage

Aug 28, 2013 26:09

Description:

This webinar on courage features a piece of news sound from an elementary school take-over by a mentally deranged shooter with an AK-47 and 500 rounds. In this 911 call, we hear the school's bookkeeper persuade the shooter to surrender and learn what courage sounds like.


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Memory Skills

Aug 22, 2013 26:32

Description:

An introduction to memory development, the secrets of attention and visualization, plus remembering to remember.


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Sports Psychology & Peak Performance

Aug 8, 2013 25:25

Description:

This class outlines the basics of sports psychology including breath control, relaxation, visualization and -- during play, if not in practice sessions -- a non-judgemental attitude.


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Virtues and Vices

Jul 31, 2013 24:19

Description:

Beyond simply favoring virtue over vice, this class discusses the importance of finding the appropriate balance between the extremes of vice and virtue. Not only can one be excessive in virtue, such as courage to the point of being foolhardy, but there are also times when a bit of vice is called for, such as deceiving a person who behaves with evil intent.


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Differences between Thoughts and Feelings

Jul 25, 2013 24:26

Description:

Discussing of six distinc differences plus the interplay of our mental and emotional natures.


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The Path of Happiness

Jul 16, 2013 25:27

Description:

In this class we discuss "happiness for no reason" -- including the three basic principles of seven streams of happiness.


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If Not Your Ego, Who Are You?

Jul 9, 2013 26:04

Description:

There are actually two parts to each of us -- a fear-based ego and a love-based Higher Self or Soul.


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Dreaming - Day and Night

Jul 2, 2013 25:15

Description:

An overview of the phenomenal nature of dreams - day, night and lucid. Also, how to incubate, remember and understand them.


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Intro to the Ageless Wisdom

Jun 25, 2013 25:12

Description:

Describing two of the key prinicples in the Ageless Wisdom philosophy also known as mysticism or esoteric philosophy.


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Appreciating Your Life

Jun 18, 2013 24:39

Description:

Discussing the five most common regrets expressed by people who are dying, we explain how to avoid such regrets and, instead, enhance the richness and value of your life.


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Your Attachment to Desire

Jun 11, 2013 26:04

Description:

Holding on is what people do when they're alienated & afraid. We are spiritual beings set adrift in a material world of separated forms. Craving connection and a sense of belonging, we grasp at straws unaware of the Oneness hidden behind our fear.


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Narrow Awake is More Aware

May 28, 2013 26:04

Description:

There is a place between wide awake and asleep where consciousness is focused, expanded and elevated. Secondly, we learn in this class that concentration is a relaxation skill. Further, it is allowed rather than the result of any effort. It requires one to feel truly safe.


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Awareness-based Activism

May 26, 2013 26:12

Description:

The assumption that all socio-economic reform is ultimately political in nature is untrue. In fact, most reformers are motivated by their conscience rather than some political agenda. Here are tools and tips for education and awakening your family, friends and neighbors to raise conscious awareness of solutions waiting for implementation.


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You're Not What You Think

May 21, 2013 24:15

Description:

Like water to fish, we are so immersed in awareness that we often forget that thought, emotion, & behavior are all dependent upon our particular level of awareness, which varies from time to time.

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The Kingdoms of Nature

May 21, 2013 23:59

Description:

The Earth's ecosystem is used in this class to explain the harmony between unity & diversity. Just as a single, planetary life-support system relies upon a diversity of plant & animal species, the holistic nature of the Universe as Spirit relies upon the presence of countless unique material components.

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Intro to Accelerated Learning

Apr 30, 2013 25:02

Description:

Accelerated Learning is "how to learn," more than "what to learn." It teaches the use of a stress-free, narrow-awake state to expand awareness, enhance concentration, improve memory, insight & understanding.

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How to Manage Your Stress

Apr 26, 2013 25:45

Description:

This class explains what stress is, where it comes from and how to manage it.

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Unity, Duality & the Middle Way

Apr 20, 2013 26:49

Description:

This class explains how a single, unified cosmos manifests as masculine & feminine polarities, particularly in the cyclic nature of all energy. Plus the magic of relative truth found in the both-ness of polarities that are not opposite, but complimentary.

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Raising your Inner Child

Apr 12, 2013 25:55

Description:

This class introduces a basic visualization technique for healing childhood hurt through Inner Child therapy.

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Who's Driving Your Car?

Mar 28, 2013 26:11

Description:

Most people act because they feel like it. Thoughts come later, often with regret. This class suggests we become aware of our thoughts, then our feelings, then choose to initiate a behavior. Ego should ride "shotgun" and never be allowed to replace the conscious self in the driver's seat.

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Pain Control & Accelerated Healing

Mar 22, 2013 24:01

Description:

Usually called Guided Imagery, Self-hypnosis or Hypno-anesthesia, the mystery of using the mind-body connection to manage pain & speed healing is explained in this class.

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The Seven Laws of Life

Mar 12, 2013 24:39

Description:

Just as the physical universe behaves according to observable scientific laws, so too, there are Spiritual or Metaphysical Laws behind those of physics. This class explores those basic metaphysical laws.

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The Qualities of Love

Mar 5, 2013 24:37

Description:

This class intro defines & discussesboth the ebb & flow of emotional love, and the unconditional nature of spiritual Love as levels of consciousness.

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What is Higher Consciousness?

Feb 28, 2013 26:03

Description:

Higher Consciousness or Expanded Awareness are references to the relative level of an individual's "self-awareness." Similar to yoga's "chakra" system or even Abraham Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs, the degree of an individual's conscious awareness has to do with his/her ability to transmute fear into love and to shift focus from the external world to the internal universe as a path to Unified Consciousness.

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How to Win an Argument

Feb 20, 2013 23:52

Description:

The secret to winning an argument is to help your apparent opponent win your understanding. You need not agree. At which point, it's much more likely you'll get the understanding you really want.

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Already in Heaven & Hell

Feb 14, 2013 25:51

Description:

Much older than the Catholic & Protestant belief that God makes new souls upon conception is the theorem that the soul pre-exists and extends into form upon incarnation. If so, every human soul is already in heaven and, in a sense, heaven is in each of us now. This class also explores the contention that hell is existence in physical form when we pursue materialism rather than develop our spiritual awareness.

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Intro to Emotional Intelligence

Feb 8, 2013 25:20

Description:

This class introduces the basics of Emotional Intelligence in four parts -- self-awareness, emotional management, empathy & relationship management.

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Commander to Coach

Jan 30, 2013 24:32

Description:

Most bosses manage like parents, using fear & intimidation to drive their workforce. This old school, authoritarian model extracts a costly toll in poor performance & high employee turn-over. New enlightened managers coach their employees, empowering them to grow -- actually training people to replace them as they move up.

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Grief, Loss & Mourning

Jan 23, 2013 23:22

Description:

To accelerate the grieving process, you must feel your grief fully & completely. Allow your feelings to have their way with you -- to consume you. And soon, you will emerge from your mourning not only healed, but with a heart that has a greatly expanded capacity for love.

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The Spiritual Warrior

Jan 16, 2013 24:51

Description:

A Spiritual Warrior kills only his false self or "ego." He seeks to conquer his self-ignorance and thereby become fearless. He wields a sword of Truth & carries a shield of Love.

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Getting Unstuck

Jan 8, 2013 26:18

Description:

You're not really stuck, you're holding on -- to muscular tension, obsessive thoughts & unresolved hurt. Find out how to let go through self-realization.

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What Do You Care About?

Jan 3, 2013 58:53

Description:

Michael Benner & his wife Doreen Key substitute host on KPFK-FM and taking phone calls from listeners discussing, "What you care about & why?"

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The Vicious Cycle of Fear & Violence

Dec 19, 2012 22:50

Description:

People who buy guns say they're arming themselves against danger, but in most cases they are responding to fear of the unknown, which is not dangerous at all. And threats of violence do not reduce personal fear.

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Michael Benner interviewed by Nita Vallens

Dec 13, 2012 40:27

Description:

Nita & listeners question Michael about Personal & Spiritual Development -- stress reduction, mindfulness, emotional intelligence and the principles of Ageless Wisdom.

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The Secrets of Setting Goals

Dec 10, 2012 26:56

Description:

You can't know "what to do" until you know what you want. The purpose of a goal is to determine a direction. Goals must be clear, detailed & specific.

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The Material & Spiritual Kingdoms of Nature

Dec 10, 2012 27:24

Description:

Here is a description of the three basic material kingdoms plus a model that puts humanity above the animal kingdom and, additionally, a five-fold model that suggests the emergence of a fifth Kingdom of Soul-infused Human Beings. Beyond that, this class also reviews the spiritual kingdoms of various religions & philosophies.

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The Magnetic Nature of Consciousness

Nov 18, 2012 25:08

Description:

The so called Law of Attraction is less about the way thought attracts objects, circumstances & relationships. It is essentially about the magnetic nature of consciousness which attracts the thoughts that attracts the physical results.


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Program number 65 in the series.

What is Mysticism?

Nov 16, 2012 26:13

Description:

Creation exists as both the One and the Many, as Cause and effect, as Spirit and matter. Love is the Middle Way.

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Program number 64 in the series.

The Five Talents #5

Nov 14, 2012 28:05

Description:

This fifth talent runs through and unifies the first four. Detached mindfulness is paying attention in the moment, on purpose, without judgement.

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Program number 63 in the series.

The Five Talents #4

Nov 12, 2012 29:21

Description:

There are only two problems. Either you know what you want, but not how to get it, or you simply do not know what you want. In both cases, follow your heart.

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Program number 62 in the series.

The Five Talents #3

Nov 10, 2012 26:58

Description:

Your emotional feelings are done to you. They are responses to what's been done to you.

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Program number 61 in the series.

The Five Talents #2

Nov 8, 2012 28:53

Description:

Logic reasons from general to specific. Conceptual Understanding requires one to reason from specific to general -- largely, a matter of intuition.

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Program number 60 in the series.

The First of the Five Talents

Nov 6, 2012 27:11

Description:

The Five Talents are a set of personal & spiritual development skills presented as practical tools to help you in your daily life & affairs. The first talents helps you go beyond simplistic, binary thinking to the third or middle way.

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Program number 59 in the series.

Quieting the Mind

Nov 4, 2012 29:11

Description:

The more we expose ourselves to external stimulus the more our minds race. And the more thoughts we have competing for our attention, the less impact each thought has. Here's how to slow down and quiet the mind.

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Program number 58 in the series.

Conscious Evolution

Oct 26, 2012 27:26

Description:

This program outlines the purposeful growth of your conscious awareness within a single lifetime.

Because You Care

Oct 24, 2012 27:45

Description:

This class discusses the caring nature of human beings -- what we care about, why we care & how is caring related to conscience and knowing right from wrong.

The Sacred Spiral

Aug 21, 2012 27:16

Description:

This class features a discussion of the expression of energy as spirit, consciousness and even matter as a spiral, particularly the cycles of fear & ignorance and the cycles of peace & understanding.

Managing Anger, Hatred & Rage

Aug 17, 2012 26:32

Description:

Anger management requires two things: one, the understanding that your emotions are your personal response, not merely what's done to you, and secondly, find the hurt beneath the fear and understanding its roots.

Trains of Thought

Aug 10, 2012 27:55

Description:

This class examines the unconscious nature of perpetual thinking that continues even when we cease applying our thoughts in a purposeful way. It also explores the continuity of awareness that bridges the gaps between our thoughts.

The Human Trinity

Aug 1, 2012 27:14

Description:

This class reveals the fascinating parallels between the Divine Trinity in Christianity and its lower correspondence in humans -- the mental, emotional & physical nature.

The Nature of Evil

Jul 24, 2012 26:15

Description:

This week's podcast examines the implications of evil personified as a devil, either Satan or Lucifer plus explores questions about whether it opposes goodness or exists essentially as the absence of goodness.

FLY #6 -- Peak Performance

Jul 22, 2012 29:58

Description:

Sports psychology is less about stress reduction, than about converting distress into eustress. Tension disables, relaxation empowers.

FLY #5 -- Decision-Making

Jul 11, 2012 26:57

Description:

Having addressed the problem of what to do in Lesson #4, we now look at techniques for deciding what we want. You can't determine a direction, until you have an outcome in mind.

FLY #4 -- Problem-Solving

Jul 2, 2012 29:08

Description:

Instead of facing a problem with the question, "What should I do?", this class describes the benefits of asking, instead, "Do I know what I want?" The answer determines whether it is the kind of problem where we know the desired outcome,, but not how to get there or make it happen. If the answer is "No," a decision is required in order to, "Begin with the end in mind," to borrow from author, Steven Covey.

FLY #3 -- Healing Current Hurt & Heartache

Jun 29, 2012 26:31

Description:

The reason most people find it difficult to understand their emotional feelings is their attempt to use logic and reasoning. Reasons can have emotions, but emotions do not rely upon reasoning. Emotions need to be understood by developing intuition. This class describes how to do that.

FLY #2 -- Healing Childhood Hurt

Jun 19, 2012 26:10

Description:

Emotional hurt & upset has more to do with our childhood traumas than most people realize. In this class, we discuss using relaxation & visualization to access the memory banks in the subconscious mind, understand the false assumptions of a child from the perspective of an experienced adult, and replace those hurtful memories with enhanced self-awareness.

The Best Personal & Spiritual Development Quotes

Jun 13, 2012 26:42

Description:

Most people have some sense of a particular religion, but few people take the time to study all religions and philosophies from a comparative point-of-view. Here are some of the most inspiring personal & spiritual development quotes explained by a teacher with more than 40-years experience. Enjoy.

FLY #1 -- Self Love

Jun 4, 2012 24:25

Description:

Responsibility for the love in your life means understanding that love comes through each of us when we feel safe & relaxed. Love is not a commodity we receive from others, but rather a shared field of energy each person contributes to.

Influencing with Integrity

Jun 1, 2012 26:17

Description:

Most attempts to influence others are fundamentally negative -- threats, intimidation, bullying & blackmail. In this webinar, Michael describes a much more positive approach in which rapport-building permits you to enhance awareness & understanding of the person you seek to influence, so they're more likely to agree with you and accept your proposals.

The Mind and Its Brain

May 23, 2012 27:05

Description:

Though brain chemistry clearly impacts awareness, thought and feeling, it is also becoming apparent that the mind can rewire, remap & literally grow the size & weight of the brain. Michael explains this relationship in terms of the brain depending upon & conforming to the intentions & passions of the mind -- that as energy, awareness is primary to the material brain.

Spiritual Finance

May 14, 2012 28:59

Description:

Thinking of money or the stuff it buys as matter means it is impermanent and not very real. But when money is thought of as energy is becomes eternal and substantial as long as it flows through an unbroken circuit.

Evolution's Leap

May 8, 2012 27:02

Description:

The traditional left wing-right wing political spectrum pits self-interest against social justice. As humans evolve from right to left, a new vertical paradigm of spiritual unfoldment will replace the old horizontal political spectrum.

The Symbols of Sacred Knowledge

May 1, 2012 24:04

Description:

The symbols of the constitutional democracy that emerged from theAmerican Revolution correspond to mystical beliefs repressed by Catholic & Protestant Churches, but kept alive by the Freemasons & Rosicrucians. This program addresses three beliefs held by early Christians that were proclaimed heretical by the Catholic Church of Rome as early as the 5th Century.

The Amazing Power of Hypnosis

Apr 23, 2012 26:40

Description:

In this class, instructor Michael Benner explains hypnosis & meditation as two sides of the same coin -- meditation as a receptive state, hypnosis as more causative. Both promote an integration of the conscious & subconscious minds through relaxation, which reverses and neutralizes the fight-or-flight response, thus reducing brainwave frequencies to bring higher brain functions back into play, ie. creativity, conceptual understanding, memory, emotional sensitivity, healing & immune system.

Turning Fear into Excitement

Apr 17, 2012 27:20

Description:

This program explains fear as the feeling of confusion or ignorance rather than an indication of danger. The ultimate antidote, then, is to: Know your Self.

The Cosmic Christ

Apr 9, 2012 26:23

Description:

This Easter Sunday class was not about Jesus, so much, as it was about the Christos or level of consciousness he represents -- the force between energy & mass, the Love between Spirit & Matter ... bothwaves AND particles.g.

Meditation Styles

Apr 2, 2012 27:49

Description:

Outlining seven basic categories of meditation & contemplation and their applications in expanded awareness, peak performance, healing & accelerated learning.

Owning your Fear

Mar 27, 2012 26:59

Description:

Fear is your response ... not to danger, as you might imagine, but to confusion, ignorance, and a lack of awareness. By seeing fear as your response rather than something that's done to you, you empower yourself through personal responsibility. Blame is giving your power to others to do life to you.

Dream Incubation

Mar 21, 2012 27:40

Description:

Here's a technique for incubation dreams to contain information to help your solve problems for your waking life. We also discuss dream interpretation & awakening naturally without external alarms.

The Mental Skill Stronger than Will

Mar 14, 2012 28:54

Description:

Corresponding to the Conscious & Subconscious minds, the Will and the Imagination must be in alignment to accomplish chosen goals. When in conflict, the imagination always prevails.

The Fear of What Others Think

Mar 7, 2012 27:29

Description:

Ultimately, the fear of what others think is a reflection of your failure to understand yourself. This program discusses how you go about doing that. What does it even mean to "Know Yourself?"

The Pendulum Metaphor

Mar 2, 2012 27:49

Description:

Discussion of the rich metaphor involving not only the weighted bottom end of the pendulum representing the relative nature of things, but also the fixed upper end representing the Absolute. Also discussed is the connection between diversity & unity and matter & spirit.

Synchronicity & Magical Thinking

Feb 24, 2012 29:43

Description:

Carl Jung, the Viennese psychiatrist coined the term :synchronicity: to refer to meaningful coincidences. He proposed the para-normal phenomena as evidence of a "collective unconscious mind."

The Language of Feelings

Feb 21, 2012 29:46

Description:

Emotional feelings do not come to you through reasoning. To understand the meaning of your feelings you must develop and rely upon your intuition.

The Secrets of Conflict Resolution

Feb 14, 2012 28:14

Description:

Most people believe that in order to win an argument you must disprove the other person's position. In fact when you find something to acknowledge in their position, you get acknowledgment in return.

Who Are You?

Jan 29, 2012 26:14

Description:

Most people are so deep into playing roles & trying to please other people that they've lost track of their genuine individuality. Steve & Michael discuss the discovery & development of your authenticity as a unique individual.

MBSR & the Maui Retreat

Jan 19, 2012 29:00

Description:

Defines mindfulness and explains some of the benefits. Describes the upcoming Maui Mindfulness Retreat in Haiku, April, 2012.

The Raincloud of Knowable Things

Jan 13, 2012 27:19

Description:

Like Carl G. Jung's "collective unconscious" mind, the "Raincloud" is a spiritual reservoir of wisdom overshadowing the incarnated human persona which can be tapped through meditation & mindfulness.

The Resolve to Grow

Jan 8, 2012 29:13

Description:

The primary secret to attaining a goal or solution is not will-power, but rather imagination. Michael explains why and how that's so true. He also lists the four most important points of any goal or affirmation.

The Nature of Fear

Jan 8, 2012 29:13

Description:

Fear is the emotional feeling of being confused, unaware or ignorant. When the ignorance causes more fear, the vicious cycle that results is called stress.

Michael Benner on KAOI-AM, Maui

Dec 29, 2011 27:52

Description:

Discussion of the Ageless Wisdom --how intuition is accessed through meditation & relaxation for stress reduction & anxiety disorders.

The Evolution of God

Dec 24, 2011 27:08

Description:

Here's a philosophical inquiry about whether God grows, expands & evolves. Rather than debate creation vs. evolution, perhaps God created the Universe so It could know It's many Qualities through evolution.

Managing Holiday Depression

Dec 15, 2011 29:02

Description:

his class identifies and explains the relationship between most depression and anxiety, especially during or shortly following the Christmas & New Year's holidays.

Yoga's Chakra System

Dec 8, 2011 26:42

Description:

This program is about the practice of self awareness and self talk that involves using the mind's eye, also known as the Ajna, third eye, or sixth chakra.

Releasing Pain

Nov 30, 2011 27:13

Description:

Here's a brief intro to using deep relaxation & visualization to manage pain, both physical & emotional. A three step process is described: face it, feel it & understand it.

The Seven Laws of Life

Nov 18, 2011 26:05

Description:

Because Spirit is energy, it has vibration, polarity, rhythm, generation, evolution, plus karma and reincarnation -- the Seven Laws..

What is the Middle Way?

Nov 11, 2011 29:16

Description:

Buddha's enlightenment came from realizing that neither materialism nor asceticism would generate an ideal life, but finding a dynamic balance between everything or nothing would be be better.

What is Love?

Nov 5, 2011 27:33

Description:

Though emotional love can cause pleasure and pain, spiritual love is bliss. It does not have an ebb & flow, nor is it conditional.

The Ageless Wisdom, Pt 3 - The Trinity

Nov 5, 2011 26:11

Description:

Often described as: energy, consciousness & form, but also understood as cause, medium & effect. Father, son, mother ... Will, Love & Activity ... Beloved, Love & lover ... Stimulus, Perception & Response ... One, the Group & the Many.

The Ageless Wisdom, Pt 2 - Conscience & Justice

Oct 27, 2011 27:27

Description:

When the mind quiets somewhat and the emotional nature calms down, there is often a still, small intuitive voice of wisdom capable of revealing the most amazing things.

The Ageless Wisdom, Pt 1

Oct 13, 2011 28:11

Description:

The Ageless Wisdom also known as the Perennial Philosophy is the Golden Thread that runs through all mysticism, shamanism and panentheism.

The Dweller on the Threshold

Oct 6, 2011 28:11

Description:

The Dweller on the Threshold is a reference to the part of human character that fears being responsible for its spiritual growth. It is the ego or shadow side, also represented in the "temptation of the Christ."

Intro to Theosophy

Sep 28, 2011 27:26

Description:

We discuss the three lower worlds, etheric, astral & mental (Mother), plus the Plane of the Soul (Son), the Plane of the Father, and the Godhead or Absolute.

Eastern Philosophy 4, Mindfulness

Sep 23, 2011 27:56

Description:

Here's an introduction to Mindfulness followed by a simple meditation exercise.

Eastern Philosophy 3, the Ten Fetters

Sep 18, 2011 25:39

Description:

Besides the Four Noble Truths & Noble Eight-fold path, Buddhist dharma features the cutting of the Ten Fetters that hold us back and inhibit spiritual growth.

Eastern Philosophy 2, the Four Noble Truths

Sep 10, 2011 24:23

Description:

The Four Noble Truths are the cornerstone of Buddhism, but the lessons of non-attachment are also an integral part of Eastern Philosophy in general.

Intro to Eastern Philosophy

Sep 1, 2011 26:51

Description:

The three primary threads that run through Eastern Philosophy are an understanding of the mystical Unity of All Things, karma & reincarnation.

Meditation 005 Intuition & Suggestion

Sep 1, 2011 25:04

Description:

This program explains how relaxation & meditation creates a path of least resistance between the conscious & subconscious minds -- a 2-way street for intuition & suggestibility.

Meditation 004 Visualization

Aug 17, 2011 25:04

Description:

Continuing this mini-series on meditation for stress management, this class introduces visualization. Host Michael Benner discusses the correlation between the mind's eye and the Ajna Center (6th chakra) in yoga. Includes a visualization exercise.

Meditation 003 Safety

Aug 11, 2011 27:31

Description:

From Mesmerism to fascination & hypnosis; then on to meditation & contemplation -- the mysteries of the subconscious mind are revealed when the brain is generating "alpha waves."

Meditation 002 Breath

Aug 3, 2011 25:55

Description:

Spirit has many names, including the Breath of God, Prana, Chi or Qi, Elan Vital, & Aloha to name a few. Learning breath control is managing the flow of the Life Force for greater health, emotional sensitivity & mental acumen.

Intro to Meditation - Breath

Aug 3, 2011 1:20:47

Description:

The first class in a new series on meditation & contemplation drawn from mystical traditions of the world, counseling therapies, and scientific R&D in consciousness studies.

The Fear of Being Truly You

Jul 20, 2011 1:20:47

Description:

Over 2000 years ago, Cicero said, "Man is his own worst enemy." In this week's class, we learn that the only real enemy is the fear inside us.

The Kybalion, Lesson #7

Jul 14, 2011 1:22:10

Description:

The final lesson in our seven-part series on the ancient Kybalion, the Hermetic alchemical secrets of Egypt and Greece. Gender speaks to the appearance of duality in the physical world of form.

The Kybalion, Lesson #6

Jul 7, 2011 1:16:52

Description:

This is the sixth of seven Keys to Hermetic Wisdom according to the anonymously written Kybalion. Cause & Effect means things don't just happen. They always behave according the Universal Law.

The Kybalion, Lesson #5

Jul 3, 2011 1:20:37

Description:

The fifth of the Kybalion's Seven Key Principles is "Rhythm." The influences of polarity and rhythm can be neutralized on the Mental Planes by the Wisdom Student. Managing emotions to access intuition is one good example.

The Kybalion, Lesson #4

Jun 27, 2011 1:17:04

Description:

Explains the dual, polar & relative nature of the material universe in its relationship to the non-dual Absolute of it's Spiritual Source.

Nita Vallens interviews Michael Benner

Jun 16, 2011 55:54

Description:

As host of Inner Vision on KPFK-FM, Nita interviews Michael Benner from www.TheAgelessWisdom.com on self-discovery and personal development. Phone calls from listeners are also included. Originally broadcast: June 14, 2011 at 1:00 PM Pacific.

The Kybalion, Lesson #3

Jun 16, 2011 1:17:04

Description:

Whether spirit, energy, matter or mind, everything in the Universe vibrates. Nothing stands still. All things have a beginning, middle & end. In alchemy, the frequency of the vibration is what distinguishes pitch, color, form & chemical make-up.

The Kybalion, Lesson #2

Jun 8, 2011 1:12:36

Description:

Drawing on the Second Rubric of the ancient Egyptian Emerald Tablet, the Kybalion discusses the Law of Correspondence and the mysterious middle of the Divine Trinity.

The Kybalion, Lesson #1

Jun 1, 2011 1:23:31

Description:

The first of the Kybalion's seven Key Principles is Mentalism -- All is Mind. There is only One of Us here ... One Mind, One Heart. Lessons 2 through 7 follow.

The Strength of Diversity

May 25, 2011 1:18:30

Description:

Many people assume strength and unity require all elements in a whole system to be in accord, aligned, conforming, perhaps even uniform. In fact, however, the strength of Unity comes from diversity ... even antagonism.

Intuition & the Fifth Kingdom

May 17, 2011 1:19:04

Description:

Intuition works specific to general, while logic breaks things down general to specific. Yet only logic is generally taught. Few people ever learn to respect much less develop their intuition. This class describes intuition and suggests how it may work.

Too Much Thinking

May 10, 2011 1:17:42

Description:

Whether called Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) or simply Too Much Thinking (TMT), it's anxiety, stress & tension that's usually the cause of scattered thinking. In this class, Michael explains how to supplant too much thinking with real peace-of-mind.

How to Listen

May 5, 2011 1:16:41

Description:

Here's a valuable summation of listening skills beginning with the importance of simple self-confidence which allows you to listen to others instead of planning your next speech.

The Meaning & Purpose of Life

Apr 29, 2011 1:18:58

Description:

In this Mystery School class, Michael describes the Purpose of life as being "to grow, evolve, unfold & improve." The meaning, he suggests, is personal -- found by honoring and following your heart's desire.

Spiritual But Not Religious (SBNR)

Apr 21, 2011 1:27:23

Description:

What's it mean to say you're Spiritual But Not Religious? Michael gives his definition and explains why he thinks increasing numbers of religious people will continue to abandon their churches, temples & synagogs

Releasing Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

Apr 13, 2011 1:54:39

Description:

This class discusses OCD as an anxiety disorder and Obsessive-Compusive behavior as a personality disorder, too (OCPD). There are important differences, particularly the role of anxiety in OCD.

Mastering Fear, Stress & Anxiety

Apr 7, 2011 1:49:56

Description:

Fear supports everything that hurts & upsets us. Fear is the set of emotional feelings that arises in response to anything we don't know or understand about ourselves.

Teaching with Humility

Mar 31, 2011 1:39:30

Description:

Influencing or teaching people from a position of superiority, elitism, or arrogance is much less effective than creating rapport with dignity and respect. Like compassion, humility becomes more available to us when we consciously choose to remember that we all suffer similar travails as members of humanity.

The Closed Eye Process

Mar 25, 2011 1:56:06

Description:

Here's an overview of the similarities and differences between the various closed eye processes known collectively as meditation.

Sufism

Mar 16, 2011 1:49:06

Description:

Islamic Mysticism is to a large extent an extension of classic Greek philosophy of Pythagoras, Aristotle, and Plato, plus the neo-platonism of Plotinus and Buddhism. The basic tenet is that all things come from God and all things return to God via the path of Love.

The Buddhist Fetters

Mar 9, 2011 1:49:06

Description:

The Buddha's teachings list 10 attachments or fetters that hinder the unfoldment of the student seeking spiritual enlightenment and liberation. In this program, we discuss the first three.

Open Conversation #150

Mar 2, 2011 1:48:39

Description:

Listeners to live webinar participate by text, phone & Skype with their questions & comments about human potential.

The Longing of the Part to be Whole

Feb 16, 2011 58:31

Description:

This Ageless Wisdom Mystery School class addresses the esoteric allegory of Love as Magnetic Consciousness experiencing the urge to return to its Source ... to go "Home" again.

Spiritual Peace & Justice

Feb 10, 2011 1:51:54

Description:

Protests by the Egyptian people against the dictatorship of Hosni Mubarak raise the hopes of oppressed people everywhere.

Mindfulness & Meditation

Feb 8, 2011 29:45

Description:

Michael discusses mindfulness & meditation on Roy Tuckman's radio show Something's Happening. They also talk about the upcoming Maui Mindfulness Retreat.

The One & the Many

Feb 3, 2011 1:27:38

Description:

In Mysticism, God is both imminent & transcendent. The magnetic nature of love allows the One to manifest as many forms without being, in any way, effected or diminished.

The Spiritual Hierarchy

Jan 27, 2011 1:46:34

Description:

In Shamanism, neo-Platonism, and the mystical & esoteric traditions of the world, the Spiritual Realm is not merely a place, but a multi-tiered Reality. The ancient teachings suggest the human soul continues its unfoldment even after breaking the karmic wheel of reincarnation.

The Power of Respect

Jan 25, 2011 1:32:04

Description:

Christ said to love your enemies, but in the past 2000 years, this simple admonition has confused many so-called Christians. Perhaps it would be easier to understand and employ if we said, "Respect your enemies."

the Middle Way

Jan 12, 2011 1:51:20

Description:

Happiness is more of an attitude than a result.

Commitments to your Self

Jan 6, 2011 1:48:18

Description:

Perhaps the biggest stumbling block in habit management is the failure to imagine success. Will power is essential, but easily blocked or diverted when, at an largely unconscious level, the person can't really believe in their success.

Becoming Mindful

Dec 29, 2010 1:41:39

Description:

Today's class is a description of the benefits of becoming mindfully aware by tuning your attention to the present moment while suspending all judgement.

Who is God?

Dec 23, 2010 1:48:01

Description:

In this Mystery School class, Michael contrasts the Western image of God in the form of a man with the Eastern and ancient concepts of God as a Conscious Energy. The triangle of manifestation, Spirit-Consciousness-Matter, is explained as an allegory for numerous models of Divinity that are Triune in Nature.

Forgiveness -- a Gift to Your Self

Dec 16, 2010 1:43:35

Description:

Michael explores the Seven Pillars of Forgiveness and exposes the foolishness of seeking vengeance and holding grudges.

Sleep & Dreams

Dec 2, 2010 1:47:08

Description:

In this Mystery School class, Michael discusses the phenomenon of sleep and dreams as well as techniques for going to sleep, remembering your dreams, and even programming the subject for your dreams to help resolve.

The Maui Mindfulness Retreat

Nov 26, 2010 1:18:05

Description:

The happiness, joy & fulfillment everyone seeks is hidden in the moment ... the eternal, unfolding instant, not in the stories we tell ourselves and each other. Mindfulness is deliberately paying attention to THIS MOMENT, and watching it develop, ideally without judgement.

American Nightmare, American Dream

Nov 19, 2010 1:10:39

Description:

In brief, the American Dream became a nightmare because it became far too materialistic. As unfulfilled consumers, most people have forgotten that their loving relationships are core to the American Dream.

Brain Entrainment

Sep 22, 2010 1:47:37

Description:

Brain waves tend to raise or lower their frequency to match to frequency of any stimulus within the brainwave spectrum = 1 to 40 Hz (cycles/second). Light & Sound machines can influence brainwaves and alter human states of awareness on demand.

Understanding Love

Sep 15, 2010 1:19:19

Description:

This program discusses Love as the point on Consciousness or Awareness between Spirit and Matter, between the One and the Many. This is also know as the Soul, the Christos, and the Buddha nature.

Special Message

Sep 8, 2010 4:16

Description:

An Announcement from Michael Benner

Freedom from Judgment

Sep 1, 2010 1:27:43

Description:

Your life will not cease if you stop judging everything as right or wrong, good or bad, true or false. Judgment limits your awareness of things. Acceptance free from judgment provides a greatly expanded understanding of things. .

Understanding Hatred & Anger

Aug 25, 2010 1:28:43

Description:

Humanity in general remains unaware of their feelings as personal and evoked from us. As of the year 2010, only a small minority, it appears, actively take responsibility for managing their emotional feelings.

What are You REALLY Afraid Of?

Aug 18, 2010 1:36:37

Description:

All fear is fear of things unknown. The antidote, then, is knowledge and understanding. This is the awareness of Peace and Love as dynamic forces in the Universe.

Gut Feelings -- Instinct or Intuition

Aug 11, 2010 1:48:18

Description:

Oddly, there are two types of "gut feelings." Instinct is animal in nature, part of the herd instinct, fear-based and telling us what to avoid. Intuition is a higher brain function, love-based and telling you what to move toward.

Grief, Loss & Mourning

Aug 4, 2010 1:31:17

Description:

Grieving is a lengthy, difficult, emotional healing process initiated by the loss of someone you love. The secret to an effective mourning process is to feel the emotions fully and completely, then expressing those feelings in appropriate ways.

The Nature of the Soul

Jul 28, 2010 1:47:41

Description:

Besides the Christian doctrine that a soul is made by God upon human conception, Michael explores the pre-existence of the soul in the Wisdom traditions. If your soul is already in Heaven, can you align with it now and benefit from it's Higher Awareness?

The Vicious Cycle of Fear & Ignorance 2

Jul 21, 2010 1:39:07

Description:

There is an upward "Spiral of Understanding" that can replace the "Vicious Cycle of Fear & Ignorance." It requires two things: relaxation and responsibility for your choices.

The Heart of the Golden Rule

Jul 21, 2010 1:35:13

Description:

Though found in both the Christian and Jewish Bibles, the Golden Rule was also stated by Confucius, Socrates and many others. The "heart" of the Golden Rule is self-esteem. To aspire to this "right action," one must love him or herself to able to love another. The same is true for trust and respect.

Justice as Spiritual Harmony

Jul 14, 2010 1:02:22

Description:

Injustice is a heartache that everyone feels. It creates a "disturbance in the force." It strikes at the foundations of who we are as humans, and tears at the fabric of society. Working for justice is working for peace and harmony.

Happiness for No Reason 2

Jul 7, 2010 1:51:56

Description:

Like the sun during a thunderstorm, happiness seems to disappear at times, but it remains, in fact, above the dark clouds of existence. Happiness does not need a cause or reason to be. It's up to us to remain open to its perpetual influence.

The Healing Feeling

Jun 30, 2010 1:51:41

Description:

Today's class is an overview of physical pain, its value as a symptom, plus wasy to manage the pain through the mind-body connection.

Despair

Jun 23, 2010 1:36:27

Description:

Like sadness & depression, despair is rooted in the fear of things unknown. The antidote, then, is understanding that there is always hope.

Mindfulness

Jun 16, 2010 1:53:30

Description:

Mindfulness is a level of expanded awareness brought on by relaxation.

The Search for Truth

Jun 9, 2010 1:34:04

Description:

Beyond the popular idea of corresponding to know facts, there are qualities of truth to be discovered in its "relative" nature. Absolute Truth must be unchanging. Yet ALL things in the material world are in flux. How can there be Truth where everything is impermanent? Absolute Truth, then, must exist in an eternal and infinite place ... a Spiritual Plane of energy rather than form.

FLY Training #6 - Peak Performance

Jun 2, 2010 1:27:06

Description:

We discuss the difference between practice and performance. We explain how eustress makes us better, but before the point-of-diminishing-returns, higher stimulus, stress & tension degrades performance.

FLY Training #5 - Decision-making

May 26, 2010 1:25:50

Description:

When you know what you want, but not HOW to get it. But when you don't know what you want ... wouldn't recognize it if it were right in front of you, there's a decision to be made. Herein are three techniques.

FLY Training #4- Problem-solving

May 19, 2010 1:38:01

Description:

This lesson points out the importance of having a goal or solution in mind to determine a direction to move in. Then adjust and course-correct during the approach -- ready, aim, fire, aim, aim ... aim.

FLY Training #3- The Language of Feelings

May 12, 2010 1:50:29

Description:

In Lesson 3 of the six part series, Michael introduces an alternative to the logical approach to understanding emotions -- namely, intuition.

FLY Training #2- Healing Childhood Hurt

May 5, 2010 1:40:24

Description:

Much of the emotional pain suffered by adults is rooted in childhood. Great advances have been made in the past 30 years in healing childhood trauma. The secret is using deep relaxation and imagination to understand with the developed adult mind what we simply could not have understood as children ... especially about ourselves.

FLY Training #1 - Self Love

Apr 28, 2010 1:48:07

Description:

All love begins with self-love. How can people who are devoid of love fill each other with love? And if they can't, then why does it seem they can ... at least for 30 to 90 days before the empty spots return. Why should we think of love as an electro-magnetic field rather than a commodity?

Don't Believe Everything You Think

Apr 21, 2010 1:50:27

Description:

Following closely the text written by Thomas Kida, your host explains seven common mistakes people make by not thinking critically.

The Sacred Triangle & Divine Trinity

Apr 21, 2010 1:42:45

Description:

Everything in form has two extremes plus a middle. The magic in the numbers 3 and 7 is in the middle ... the secret is in the center.

Mr. Spock's Dilemma

Apr 14, 2010 1:30:07

Description:

Though we admired, respected, and perhaps even loved Mr. Spock, he was, in fact, an emotional cripple. There's an important distinction between trying to find intelligence in disturbed or upset emotions and recognizing the profound insight that becomes available once peace-of-mind is restored -- though for many, such emotional tranquility would be a new and novel experience.

Passion for Compassion 2

Apr 7, 2010 1:38:26

Description:

Short of Perfect Divine Love, compassion may be the most refined love humans can know. Compassion requires you to face and resolve your fears. It reveals harmony where before there was only separation and antagonism, and it highlights a "bigger picture" than the logical, deductive mind would ever recognize.

Self-Reliance

Mar 31, 2010 1:40:57

Description:

Both Henry David Thoreau and his mentor Ralph Waldo Emerson wrote extensively on self-reliance. The believed in developing one's intuitive nature to be increasingly responsible for understanding concepts of psychological and spiritual growth. They also described self-reliance as including work for social justice, especially in racism and sexism. .

The Cultural Creatives

Mar 24, 2010 1:31:56

Description:

The tide that swept Barack Obama into office was not motivated by political ideology so much as by an enthusiastic, hopeful emerging sub-culture of creative, compassionate, well-educated people.

The Mystical Legend of the Grail

Mar 17, 2010 1:45:23

Description:

The legend of the grail is the fiction of several authors as far back as the late 12th Century. But there is a hidden mystical allegory about the Grail as a symbol of the human Over-Soul. The pre-existence of the Soul remains a heretical belief to this day.

Harmony from Conflict

Mar 10, 2010 1:39:12

Description:

In this presentation, Michael expands the philosophical concept of redemption & salvation from Christian crucifixion to include the alchemical transmutation of reforming adversity through harmony.

Initiate your Attitude

Mar 3, 2010 1:26:09

Description:

Attitude is discussed as a point of view or perspective from which we receive the stimulus of life and project our responses. It is a point of power and meaning between cause and effect.re.

Awareness is More than Intelligence

Feb 24, 2010 1:31:51

Description:

What are some of the differences between Awareness and Intelligence? How can developing one influence the other? Find out why our ancestors aligned Awareness with the Element Air and Intelligence with Fire.

21 Tips & Self-Help Quotes

Feb 17, 2010 1:31:44

Description:

Here are 21 of the smartest and most profound personal & spiritual development quotations ever expressed. Taken together, this is quite a guidebook to understanding your Self better.

The Law of Correspondence

Feb 10, 2010 1:01:03

Description:

"As above, so below" is a reference to the Grand Polarities often described as Spirit & matter, God & humanity, Father & Holy Spirit (Mother), King & Queen. This ancient spiritual law also implies "as within, so with out." And so we understand how we create our view of existence with our perception and responses.

What is Time?

Feb 3, 2010 1:22:36

Description:

Michael discusses the philosophical, psychological, and scientific views that time is essentially an illusion of consciousness made possible by imagining memories of the past and visions of the future.

Gods and Aliens

Jan 27, 2010 1:22:36

Description:

This webinar looks at "why" we believe in Gods, aliens, and super-heros too, for that matter. Where will we find these "higher powers?" And in affairs of spiritual aspiration, should we place subjective intuition & epiphany above dogma or even objective facts?

The Hero's Journey

Jan 13, 2010 1:35:40

Description:

Joseph Campbell called the Hero's Journey a mono-myth for it is a central theme found in all ancient cultures. Only by facing the fear born of self-ignorance can the Spiritual Warrior understand his true nature and full potential.

Three Secrets of Success

Jan 6, 2010 1:42:26

Description:

Success is a result; happiness is a means to that end. You must always know what you want, before you can know what to do to bring it about. But the big secret to personal success is to, first, be of service to others.

The Birth of Light

Dec 30, 2009 1:33:18

Description:

Both Christmas and Chanukah, the Jewish Festival of Lights, have been aligned since ancient times with Winter Solstice. The Pagan or pantheistic meaning is the coming of the warm sun and longer days. Chanukah is more about trusting that God's Hand is in all things. But the veiled metaphor in Christianity is the Birth of the Christos, that is, the awareness of Self as a Soul above and free of form.

The Stress Mess

Dec 23, 2009 1:41:25

Description:

Confusion feels scary, which ironically makes us more confused -- a vicious cycle of fear and ignorance that degrades performance and productivity. Learning to respond with a relaxation response rather than the autonomic fight-or-flight response can restore your creativity, sensitivity, and overall performance when stressed.

Dreaming: Night & Day

Dec 16, 2009 1:26:46

Description:

Whether you remember your dreams or not, everyone dreams during sleep, usually for 5 to 6 minutes every 90 minutes or so. This audio webinar discusses remembering, understanding, and incubating night dreams, plus the nature of lucid dreams, daydreams, astral projection, out-of-body experiences(OBE), clairvoyance, and remote viewing.

The Dweller on the Threshold

Dec 9, 2009 1:06:45

Description:

The Dweller on the Threshold is a veiled Rosicrucian and Theosophical reference to human resistance to that stage of spiritual evolution in which the ego surrenders to the Soul. .

The Meaning & Purpose of Life

Dec 2, 2009 1:13:05

Description:

Though often used interchangeably, these two terms are actually quite different ... essentially "purpose" is universal and objective, while "meaning" is more personal and subjective.

Love & Forgiveness

Nov 25, 2009 1:32:47

Description:

Until we accept that our emotional feelings are not done TO us but rather are evoked FROM us, people will seek some advantage in being victims of their hurt & upset. Much of what passes for small talk is a "pity party" of one-upsmanship. Often a perverse, "You can't hurt me 'cause I'm already hurt" character emerges -- guaranteeing, of course, only more hurt & upset. By taking ownership of our hurt, we find thee power to generate the peace and happiness we've been looking for.

Equanimity

Nov 18, 2009 1:27:30

Description:

Most people are so compelled by their thoughts and feelings that the idea of expanding their awareness to a more inclusive, less judgmental view might seem strange. Find out how to use mental states of equanimity to develop your awareness of Self.

Sense and Sensation

Nov 11, 2009 1:35:15

Description:

Michael explains thoughts as objective, though often wrong. Emotion feelings, he says, are subjective, yet never wrong -- though open to misunderstanding. You are responsible for managing bot

Six Key Principles of the Ageless Wisdom

Nov 4, 2009 1:34:08

Description:

Here is an overview of Mysticism and Esoteric Philosophy, also known as the Ageless Wisdom, the Perennial Philosophy, alchemy, prisca theologia, theosophy, the New Thought and New Age movements.

The Business Side - Part 2

Oct 28, 2009 1:34:08

Description:

This is the second of two programs teaching skilled technicians how to be successful entrepreneurs and business people.

The Business Side - Part 1

Oct 21, 2009 1:34:05

Description:

This is the first of two programs teaching skilled technicians how to be successful entrepreneurs and business people.

Panic, Phobias, OCD & Stress

Oct 14, 2009 1:42:14

Description:

Anxiety is the most common thread running through the dysfunction behavior of human beings. Stress is the fear of confusion resulting from over stimulation.

The Sacred Om (AUM)

Oct 7, 2009 1:36:46

Description:

The Sacred Om has three parts, both as a sound (AUM) and as a symbol. This trinity corresponds to Brahma (Creator), Vishnu (Preserver), & Shiva (Dissolver) as well as Sky (Divine Will), Atmosphere (Divine Love), and Earth (Divine Vehicle).

The Seven Root Fears

Sep 30, 2009 1:22:34

Description:

Emerson said, "Knowledge is the antidote to fear," suggesting that even where there is clear and present danger, our fear is mostly about what we don't know.

Ten Ways to Think Like a Genius

Sep 23, 2009 1:47:24

Description:

Here are practical tips to free you from the tendency to think like everyone else. Honor your emotional feelings. You may think like other people, but you only feel like your Self.

The Seven Tongues of God

Sep 16, 2009 1:41:54

Description:

Conceived by Dr. Timothy Leary in 1960 as a means of defining the meaning of religious or spiritual experience.

A Positive View of Negative Thinking

Sep 9, 2009 1:36:15

Description:

How can we learn to worry appropriately ... between obsessive worry and denial, both of which make things worse. Where is the value, relatively, in hatching a Plan B, just in case.

Forgiving your Self

Sep 2, 2009 1:31:02

Description:

The expanded awareness of meditation (alpha brainwave state) makes it the ideal level of mind for understanding emotional hurt. Once understood and expressed, the pain disappears as no longer relevant.

The Basics of NLP

Sep 1, 2009 1:31:42

Description:

NLP was developed in the mid 1970's based on the work of Fritz Perls (Gestalt therapy), Virginia Satir (Family therapy), Noam Chomsky (Linguist), and Milton Erickson (Hypno-therapist). The goals of NLP clinically and in business communication involve building rapport to increase one's ability to influence, persuade, and instruct another individual or group.

Theosophy: Then & Now

Aug 26, 2009 1:34:19

Description:

This class traces New Age thinking from the German Christian Mystics, the Rhineland Mystics & theosophists of the 14th & 15th Centuries through the New Thought movement of the early 19th century and the Theosophical Society founded in 1875 by Helena P. Blavatsky.
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Ten Quotations from Western Mysticism

Aug 25, 2009 1:34:06

Description:

Michael Benner comments on each of ten quotable quotations from the Mystery Schools of Western Civilization.

The Basics of Buddhism

Aug 18, 2009 1:22:51

Description:

More philosophy than religion, Buddhism is a method for liberating human beings from their suffering via the Eightfold Noble Path.

The Basics of Esoterica

Aug 11, 2009 1:23:41

Description:

Here's an introduction to the intuitive connection to Spiritual Source via the overshadowing Soul -- the middle element of the Trinity model.

The Basics of Hypno-therapy

Aug 4, 2009 1:34:02

Description:

The fundamental principle of hypnosis -- that the subconscious mind does not distinguish between reality and imagination and 11 more.

Cynicism

Jul 21, 2009 1:19:57

Description:

When we accept the cynical belief that people are essentially selfish and untrustworthy, we are revealing more about ourselves than anyone else.

The Vision Quest

Jul 14, 2009 1:22:55

Description:

Michael explains the difference between fantasy and vision, the importance of accepting and committing to your vision, and learning from mistakes to guarantee success in your Life.

Personal Identity

Jul 7, 2009 1:32:11

Description:

You can't know what you want, or what to do to get it, if you're unclear about who you are. Are you what you think of yourself, or is your identity bound-up in how you feel about things? How can you "think for yourself," till you know who you are? What makes you tick?

Dissent and Disobedience

Jun 30, 2009 1:26:09

Description:

The street protests in Tehran have quickly shifted their emphasis from a fraudulent election to a repressive system at large. In this webinar, we explore the non-political longing in each person on Earth for justice, freedom, and peace.

Waking to Awareness

Jun 23, 2009 1:33:56

Description:

In this week's Mystery School, Michael describes three stages of awareness --- 1). the separated being motivated by fear, 2). responsible for emotional feelings as well as thought, speech, and behavior motivated by understanding, and 3. the detached, mindful witness motivated by compassion.

Seven Laws of Life

Jun 16, 2009 1:35:16

Description:

An inspiring introduction to the basic principles of Esoteric Philosophy, including laws of evolution, karma (cause & effect), reincarnation, vibration, polarity, harmony, & generation..

Releasing Hate

Jun 9, 2009 1:39:06

Description:

Hatred is merely one of the faces of fear. Even those who bear no hatred, can find it difficult not to hate those who have targeted you. Here's how to recognize and release all hatred and fear for the greatest good of everyone.

Meditation Aides and Devices

Jun 2, 2009 1:43:06

Description:

Learn about the various types of biofeedback devices, brain entrainment machines, cranial electro-stimulation units, flotation tanks (sensory deprivation), sleep machines, and massage chairs.

Codependency

May 26, 2009 1:23:04

Description:

Codependency begins when your desire to please others becomes a need to please others through a performance. Codependents will abuse and betray themselves in an effort to manage other people's emotional feelings while expecting others to manage theirs.

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The Seven Spirits

May 19, 2009 1:26:30

Description:

Just as the seven colors of the rainbow can be made from the primary three, so Divinity has not just three, but seven rays or "Spirits before the Throne."

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Meditative-Hypnosis

May 12, 2009 1:37:51

Description:

Many of the mysteries of altered states of expanded awareness or higher consciousness are revealed here as Michael describes the complimentary nature of meditation, self-hypnosis, and alpha brain waves.

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The Seven Basic Fears

May 5, 2009 1:31:20

Description:

Only one of the seven is real danger. The other six are things unknow or confusing.

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The Holodeck & the Matrix

Apr 28, 2009 1:27:13

Description:

Things are not what they seem to be. They are more, much more than they seem to be. Things are the way we've been told they should be. Things are the way you expect them to be. Perception is Reality and Reality is perception.

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Life is What You Make It.

Apr 21, 2009 1:27:05

Description:

Perhaps the one, most important attitude change you can make to improve you Life is moving from helpless victim to initiating your responses. This is an ability known as "response-ability," and is a pre-requisite to success.

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Who's Driving your Car?

Apr 14, 2009 1:18:59

Description:

Here's an audio lesson about attaining a level of awareness that allows you to choose your thoughts, feelings, and behavior instead of being a victim of them.

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Karma

Apr 7, 2009 1:20:16

Description:

You reap what you sow, go where you look, and get what you expect. Karma also accounts for the Law of Attraction and the Golden Rule.

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What's the Deal with 2012?

Mar 31, 2009 1:31:53

Description:

Michael discusses the convergence of the Mayan calendar rolling over, with born-again interpretations of Revelation, the sunspot cycle, and Terrance McKenna's work with the I Ching.

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The Roots of Fear

Mar 24, 2009 1:38:05

Description:

The vast majority of your fear has nothing to do with danger. It is confusion that we fear ... at the center of which we find our Self.

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Spiritual Evolution

Mar 17, 2009 1:32:21

Description:

Between the false dichotomy of Creationism versus Evolution is the ancient concept of Spiritual Evolution. That is, besides Darwin's evolution of species there is an unfolding of conscious awareness ... which human beings can deliberately accelerate, if they wish, through study, meditation, and mindfulness.

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Finding Personal Security

Mar 10, 2009 1:23:37

Description:

It's hard to know much about anything in the world until you better understand your SELF ... your true Self, your Higher Self. What makes you tick? What do you care about, and why do you care?

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Passion for Compassion

Mar 3, 2009 1:36:33

Description:

Here's an audio essay the personal growth available to those who seek to consciously respond to fear, hurt, upset, and anger with compassion.

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Let your Conscience Be your Guide

Feb 24, 2009 1:42:33

Description:

With the rare exception of true sociopaths, everyone has a conscience ... a sense of personal ethics and values. Here are tools & tips for developing your conscience by expanding your awareness of "Self.".

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The Ring-Pass-Not

Feb 17, 2009 1:23:41

Description:

Change is guaranteed. It arrives as both good fortune and tragedy, but in any event, one who develops their awareness can always find an opportunity to grow ... in spite of the appearance of things.

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The Mystical Tree of Life

Feb 10, 2009 1:22:24

Description:

Like the caduceus, spine, wand, scepter and staff, the Tree of Life is a rich allegory for the connection between the material world and its Spiritual Source ... Jacob's Ladder, the Stairway to Heaven, the Mystic's Path.

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Substance vs the Appearance of Things

Feb 3, 2009 1:24:29

Description:

In this week's webinar, we look at our priorities by questioning what is true, eternal, and infinite. What really lasts ... and what's really "real."



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Hermetic Secrets of Ancient Egypt

Jan 27, 2009 1:26:02

Description:

The correspondence between the principles of ancient Egyptian mysticism and electricity & magnetism is stunning. Somehow the pyramid-builders understood polarities, magnetic attraction, induction, resistance, frequency and amplitude -- principles they applied in their efforts to influence destiny with the conscious use of mind and heart..

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Changing the World Begins with You

Jan 20, 2009 1:28:17

Description:

Social change is a relay race. You do something positive and life-affirming, then pay it forward. Be the change.

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Six Easy Ways to Know your Self

Jan 20, 2009 1:46:52

Description:

Here are six areas of personal development to assess your progress.

Alpha Brain Waves & Inner Peace

Jan 13, 2009 1:26:09

Description:

It is the alpha brain wave level of inner peace that provides conscious access to the subconscious mind. When conjoined, the whole mind is much more intuitive and creative plus it learns faster with far fewer repetitions.

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The Esoteric Meaning of Christmas

Jan 6, 2009 1:27:33

Description:

Religious rituals and ceremonies usually reflect several layers of meaning. Here we explore the deeper meaning of a Baby Christ born within each of us -- a Higher Self we must aspire to know and develop.

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Why Bother with Ethics?

Dec 30, 2008 1:27:47

Description:

Levels of corruption in American society have become shocking ... an avalanche of temptation, an erosion of society's moral ground.

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The Two Faces of Pride

Dec 23, 2008 1:26:06

Description:

We discuss "pride" not only in terms of its excesses, but also as part of a false identity.

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Finding Control in Your Life

Dec 16, 2008 1:29:38

Description:

While most people spend their entire lives struggling to control what's being done to them, students of the Ageless Wisdom understand, instead, how to manage perspective and response.

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Your E-Ticket to Paradise

Dec 9, 2008 1:28:54

Description:

This Ageless Wisdom Mystery School class features Michael's business partner at FocusedPassion.com, Steve Snyder. As co-hosts of the premium audio program "Finding your SELF in Paradise," Steve & Michael describe their vision of changing the world by unleashing inner peace and accelerated learning.

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Dealing with Depression

Dec 2, 2008 1:27:54

Description:

Most emotional depression is the ache that remains when we're emotionally numb. The antidote is to begin to reflect upon, take responsibility for, and more fully understand the hurt and upset in your past.

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Love the Redeemer

Nov 25, 2008 1:26:53

Description:

The central mystery in all Mysticism is the Nature of Love as Consciousness -- the unifying field between the polarities of Spirit and matter.

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Standing on the Verge of Change

Nov 18, 2008 1:29:30

Description:

More than a presidential election, more than a swing from Republican to Democratic Administrations, the support for Senator Obama represents a paradigm shift, a cultural shift, a redefining of what it means to be an American.

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Lesson #6: Peak Performance

Nov 11, 2008 1:26:41

Description:

Chief among the several points in this lesson is scheduling opportunities to "practice" with new approaches in all areas of your life. If you're always trying to do your best, you leave yourself very little chance to learn and grow.

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Lesson #5: Decision-Making

Nov 4, 2008 1:25:25

Description:

This is part 5 of our six-part personal development mini-series FLY (Feeling Like your Self). Here are three techniques for realizing more choices than are immediately apparent.

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Lesson #4: Problem-Solving

Oct 28, 2008 1:25:00

Description:

This is lesson #4 of the six-part series "Feeling Like your Self." The two techniques introduced in this webinar are listing goals and visualizing desired results. .

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Lesson #3: Healing your Childhood

Oct 21, 2008 1:27:42

Description:

This is the third of our six-part series "Feeling Like Yourself" (FLY). As a result of our schooling, we rely on our mental nature while all but ignoring our emotional intelligence. Here's a great introduction to EQ and why it's usually more important to your success than IQ.

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Lesson #2: Healing your Childhood

Oct 14, 2008 1:28:36

Description:

Like physical pain, emotional pain is always a symptom of your emotional nature that indicates where healing is needed. The first and biggest challenge in this respect is to accept responsibility for the feelings evoked from you.

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Lesson #1: Self-Love

Oct 7, 2008 1:25:40

Description:

This is the first of six webinars in Michael Benner's personal development program "Feeling Like your Self (FLY)." Besides instruction, each of these programs includes a practical guided imagery (meditation & self-hypnosis) exercise for beginners and practitioners alike.

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Habit Control

Sep 30, 2008 1:25:03

Description:

Habits are largely unconscious reactions to stress and anxiety. Though somewhat effective at reducing stress, at least temporarily, the negative consequences are severe. Here we describe how effective habit control require the imagination as well as your so-called will power.

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Spiritual Activism

Sep 23, 2008 1:22:54

Description:

Great news! You don't need a political ideology to oppose war and torture, capital punishment, extreme poverty and injustice. Your bleeding heart is enough. Learn about the Spiritual Warrior's Shield of Love & Sword of Truth.

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Ageless Spirituality & Modern Religion

Sep 16, 2008 1:20:21

Description:

After centuries of persecution by the Church, where do modern philosophers & mystics stand in the comparison of spiritual disciplines and religions? Michael also groups the world's major religions into three distinct types.

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Phobias and Unreasonable Fear

Sep 9, 2008 1:25:21

Description:

Phobias and other unreasonable fears are rooted in anxiety. Though many begin with an emotional trauma, others are supported by non-specific or free-floating anxiety. Includes an exercise that eradicates phobias and unreasonable fears.

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Spiritual Government

Sep 2, 2008 1:23:22

Description:

Religion provides few descriptive concepts about how the Universe is organized. Here, Michael talks about several models from the Ageless Wisdom traditions.

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Happiness for No Reason

Aug 26, 2008 1:08:47

Description:

Young children do not need reasons to be happy and joyful. So what happens to make us conditional about being happy. Why do we with-hold our own happiness to spite others? Michael emphasizes happiness as the way to success, NOT the other way around. Includes guided imagery exercise.

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Loneliness & Solitude

Aug 19, 2008 1:24:48

Description:

We can be lonely in a crowd, and we can feel fulfilled when we're alone. Loneliness results from not understanding yourself. As you come to develop self-awareness, you'll find your fulfillment and be your own best friend for life.

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The Secret Law of Attraction

Aug 12, 2008 1:28:31

Description:

An examination of the unexplored implications of the Law of Attraction as discussed in the Indy video The Secret (2006). For example, no one exists in isolation, we are all co-creators. The Law works best in meditative states. Your subconscious "Genie," so-called, cannot grant you an unknown solution, desire, or result. What if you don't know what to "wish" for?

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Altered States of Expanded Awareness

Aug 5, 2008 1:21:43

Description:

Michael describes several means of stimulating an experience of higher consciousness or expanded awareness -- including psycho-active drugs like LSD, peyote, mescalin, & psilocybin. Also, brain entrainment devices, and various audio recordings of binaural beats. And, most naturally, meditation, prayer and contemplation.

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What is Meditation?

Jul 29, 2008 1:28:15

Description:

Overview of the physiological, mental, emotional, and spiritual benefits of meditation. Also describes the various forms including contemplation, mantra, visualization, etc.

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The Vicious Cycle of Fear & Ignorance

Jul 22, 2008 1:28:52

Description:

When you understand that confusion can be a very scary states, you can then imagine how it would result in more anxiety which creates still more confusion ... a vicious cycle of fear & ignorance in which people feel "stuck."

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Michael Benner LIVE from Paradise #018

Jul 15, 2008 1:09:38

Description:

While good to know others, enlightened people seek primarily to understand themselves.

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Michael Benner LIVE from Paradise #017

Jul 8, 2008 1:32:32

Description:

There's a joke about a fellow who asks a book store clerk where he can find the "Self Help" books. The clerk says, "Well, I could tell you, but that would defeat the purpose." Here are the titles, authors and descriptions you've been looking for.

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Michael Benner LIVE from Paradise #016

Jul 1, 2008 1:27:22

Description:

The vast majority of humans in this day and age, see their lives as being done to them, rather than coming from or through themselves. While both are true, great benefits await those who learn to emphasize their ability to consciously choose their attitude and responses.

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Michael Benner LIVE from Paradise #015

Jun 24, 2008 1:26:54

Description:

Here's an introduction to the basic principles of Emotional Intelligence. Includes information on calming the emotional nature and developing your intuition.

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Michael Benner LIVE from Paradise #014

Jun 17, 2008 1:23:48

Description:

What do we do when we disagree with someone we love -- cause them feel like a "loser" in order to make your point. Winning and losing is an inappropriate model for resolving conflict in a family setting. Here we describe the power of acknowledgment.

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Michael Benner LIVE from Paradise #013

Jun 10, 2008 1:17:51

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Michael continues from Maui Hawaii.

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Michael Benner LIVE from Paradise #012

Jun 3, 2008 1:21:00

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Michael continues from Maui Hawaii.

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Michael Benner LIVE from Paradise #011

May 27, 2008 1:22:20

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Michael continues from Maui Hawaii.

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Michael Benner LIVE from Paradise #010

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Michael continues from Maui Hawaii.

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Michael Benner LIVE from Paradise #009

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Michael continues from Maui Hawaii.

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Michael Benner LIVE from Paradise #008

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Michael continues from Maui Hawaii.

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Michael Benner LIVE from Paradise #007

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Michael continues from Maui Hawaii.

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Michael Benner LIVE from Paradise #006

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Michael continues from Maui Hawaii.

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Michael Benner LIVE from Paradise #005

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Michael continues from Maui Hawaii.

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Michael Benner LIVE from Paradise #004

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Michael continues from Maui Hawaii.

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Michael Benner LIVE from Paradise #003

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Michael continues Tele-conference from Maui Hawaii.

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Michael Benner LIVE from Paradise #002

Mar 25, 2008 1:29:06

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Michael continues live Tele-conferences from Maui Hawaii.

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Michael Benner LIVE from Paradise

Mar 18, 2008 1:23:21

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Michael continues live Tele-conferences from Maui Hawaii.

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