Review: James Oroc's The New Psychedelic Revolution: The Genesis of the Visionary Age

Review: James Oroc's The New Psychedelic Revolution: The Genesis of the Visionary Age

The language and prose is mature and well-written without sounding unnecessarily complex or overindulgent and the text is inviting and comical, but still manages to be chalked full of substantive information. There truly is something here for anyone who is even remotely interested in psychedelia or the numinous as a result of this.

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The Dude Abides: The Dudely Lama Discusses The Big Lebowski, Dudeism, and The Potential of Future Religions.

The Dude Abides: The Dudely Lama Discusses The Big Lebowski, Dudeism, and The Potential of Future Religions.

Initially viewed as a parody of religion (despite this never being the founder's intention), Dudeism was written off as an American novelty act; The product of obsessive fandom and rampant imagination. These ideals were quickly inverted as the followers of Dudeism were seen to be serious about their newfound devotion to what they believed to be a progressive and transcendent denomination. 

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Interview With Farmer and Healer, Amber Tamm Canty.

Interview With Farmer and Healer, Amber Tamm Canty.

Amber Canty is a farmer and healer from Brooklyn, New York who plans to raise the vibration of the Earth through educational farming. Her work aims to empower her community and the communities in which she works, by eliminating deeply rooted mistreatment of lower income individuals whose main source of nutrition comes from unhealthy, highly processed foods.

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Interview With Anji Bee of Happy Healthy Vegan.

Interview With Anji Bee of Happy Healthy Vegan.

Anji Bee is one half of the YouTube duo, Happy Healthy Vegan. Together with her partner Ryan Lum, they have created a channel dedicated to promoting vegan health. Anji and Ryan have also been creating music under the Lovespirals moniker for over a decade now. With the rise in veganism and new scientific data creeping into the mainstream strata about the validity and long term benefits of a plant-based vegan lifestyle, we are beginning to see more and more people give up animal products and begin a new, cruelty free journey.

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Interview With Forrest Curran, Creator of the Purple Buddha Project.

Interview With Forrest Curran, Creator of the Purple Buddha Project.

Forrest Curran is the creator of the Purple Buddha Project, an online resource for inspirational quotes that highlight the tenets of Buddhist ideology. What began as a Tumblr blog to mitigate his depression during his stint in college, quickly ballooned into a thriving online community.

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Mindfulness Training Being Promoted In Inner-Cities.

Mindfulness Training Being Promoted In Inner-Cities.

A number of black children (particular adolescent boys) are prematurely diagnosed with attention disorders when in actuality, they are perfectly healthy, capable, and cognizant young men who simply lack the necessary awareness to redirect their energy. Being funneled into the Big Pharma pipeline is stigmatizing and potentially damaging to the frail ego of a developing child. Factor in the litany of potential side effects associated with the long term use of behavior modifying drugs, and you have a disaster waiting to happen. This is why any practices that champion a lifestyle prioritizing the examination and redirecting of powerful thought energies, is a step in the right direction for downtrodden communities. Baltimore has taken taken a similar approach and was met with overwhelming success when they opted to issue mediation time instead of detention to the children of Robert W. Coleman Elementary School.

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