Ayurvedic Practice in Daily Life
Friday, December 2 7pm RSVP
Fee: $20 cash at door
Monica’s new book, In Your Elements: A Blooming Ayurvedic Guide to Creating Your Best Life takes an ancient science and turns it into a self-empowerment and healing practice. Ayurveda is the 5,000 year old sister science to yoga, emphasizing a mind, body and spirit connection to individualized healthcare. Monica demystifies its concept, simplifying and modernizing it in a way that makes it relevant for everyday well-being practice.
Ever want to know the best time of day to get things done? Or why your friend can eat a whole burrito without an issue and it leaves you a gassy, bloaty mess? What attributes of your personality shine and what drives others nuts? And what causes 90% of imbalance or disease?
In this event you will gain insights about your unique body-type, how to manage self-healing accordingly, and how to apply Ayurveda in everyday life to maintain harmony and balance. Health is a constant lifelong work in progress.
Join us for a fun, holistic, balanced and informative evening learning to use Ayurvedic principles to bring balance into your busy days, and even your life! Book signing imnediately after lecture.
Monica Bloom has been writing about Ayurveda since 2008, as a quest to help people live better according to their unique individuality.
The Holotope & Light Labyrinth & Goliath the Crystal Skull: Discover where Science, Art and the Sacred Meet
Friday, January 6 7pm RSVP
Fee: $20 cash at door
Achieving transcendent states through sensory feedback — the Alchemy of Light, Sound, and Form; Fractals, Sacred Geometry and the 8 dimensions; Biofeedback and The Body-Mind. Take a fantastic multidimensional visual and sound journey to your higher mind with the Holotope - a stunning computer generated geometric artwork of an 8-dimensional object and fractal patterns combined with the Light Labyrinth™ - a new technology combining spectacular crystals with exquisite computerized light programs. The specialized light programs calm the complex visual and auditory stimulation the mind is normally receiving and creates a safe and effective way to relax and explore different states of consciousness. The Light Labyrinth Project is a collaboration with artists from the Exploratorium in San Francisco and software writers from Apple Computers.
A huge array of Crystals for sale at event.
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Interaction of Pyramid Structures with Matter and Consciousness
Beverly Rubik, PhD- Biophysics & Harry Jabs, MS-Physics
Friday, February 3 7pm RSVP
Fee: $20 cash at door
Large stone pyramids from ancient cultures around the world have attracted much wonder and speculation over eons of time. What was their purpose? The dominant view that the Egyptian pyramids are merely elaborate tombs for the pharaohs is seriously lacking. There are many anecdotes about extraordinary effects of pyramids.
We will present our own discoveries using small pyramids including remarkable effects on dreams, among other effects. We will also discuss the handful of scientific studies on “pyramid power”, such as the restoration of used metal blades to sharpness and offer a scientific explanation.
Since such physical effects are not always obtained, we hypothesized that consciousness might interact with pyramids either to block or facilitate the effects. In a controlled laboratory study, we explored the interaction of distant mental intention with an open-faced, wooden pyramidal structure on the germination and growth of beans. Distant intention to grow was applied from a group of over 50 participants in a workshop conducted by Beverly Rubik at a location over 1,000 miles from our laboratory, one month before the scheduled study. Plant growth conditions were controlled. Photographs of the plants were made over time and compared for germination, growth, and leaf size. We measured dry biomass of the plants and calculated the differences between the plant groups.
The results show that conscious intent interacts with pyramid effects. A new scientific model for pyramids as psychotronic generators that work with operator intent and cosmic energy will be presented.
Pyramid building kits for sale at event.
Science, Spirituality and Medicine
Len Saputo, MD
Friday, March 17 7pm RSVP
Fee: $20 cash at door - Included in the admission fee are Dr. Saputo's two books: A Return to Healing and Science, Spirituality and Medicine
After fifty years of medical practice, it has become clear to me that there is an intricate organization and incredible perfection in the universe that is mindboggling, especially when it comes to illness. The more I have contemplated the workings of the universe in health and disease, the more I’ve become impressed with how every aspect of a person’s “dance with illness” unfolds in a way the reveals meaning and value. I have observed so many instances where my patient’s illness has had an impact beyond its associated physical disabilities and psychological challenges that I’ve come to expect there is always a deeper meaning that is an integral part of illness.
I will share my ideas about how science and spirituality…
• Address health and disease and…
• Integration of approaches to make sense of illness
• Explore the boundaries of our human potential
• Assess "where we go from here” to get the most out life
Included in the admission fee are Dr. Saputo's two books: A Return to Healing and Science, Spirituality and Medicine
Len Saputo, MD is a board-certified internist with 40 years of experience. He has pioneered the development of an integrative, holistic, person-centered, preventive health care model called “Health Medicine.” He is the founder of the Health Medicine Forum, a non-profit educational foundation and the Health Medicine Center in Walnut Creek. Len is a practicing physician, motivational speaker, television and radio personality, and was formerly ranked number one in the world in men's senior tennis by the International Tennis Federation. He is the author of the Nautilus Gold Award winning book, A Return to Healing: Radical Health Care Reform and the Future of Medicine. Len's free website, www.DoctorSaputo.com, has more than 2300 audio and video files organized to provide completely free integrative information on more than 30 common health care conditions. Len is also deeply involved in NIH funded research at UCSF on the use of infrared light therapy to speed healing and for pain management.
The Power of Intuition and Empathy to Heal
Judith Orloff, MD
Friday, April 7 7pm RSVP
Fee: $20 cash at door
Intuition is an incredible source of wisdom that everyone can tap into. The magic comes in awakening it and trusting its guidance in our lives. Yet too many of us walk around out of touch with our inner voice. What stops us from listening? How can we listen more?
Judith Orloff, a psychiatrist, intuitive healer, and author of the bestsellers Intuitive Healing, Emotional Freedom and Second Sight shows how to reclaim this intelligence. She passionately believes that the future of medicine lies in using intuition to access deeper insight, empathy, and greater wellness. Orloff offers practical methods to tap into medical intuition and use it to improve the quality of your decisions, health, and life.
You’ll be shown how to awaken intuition, read body language and emotions, determine if you are an “empath” and how to avoid absorbing other people’s stress. You will be taught how to tell the difference between intuition and fear, recognize what blocks intuition, and use your intuition to surrender obsessive relationships & unavailable people. Book signing after event.
In this event Judith will dialogue on:
• Surrender to your intuition, the moment, and your full power
• Recognize what blocks intuition
• The art of reading body language and emotions
• Surrender obsessive relationships & unavailable people
• Surrender to success and stop pushing so hard you sabotage yourself
• Identify draining people and surrender unhealthy habits for coping with them
• Avoid absorbing other people's stress
• Surrender drama and negative thinking
• Surrender to the wisdom of your body and sexuality
• Surrender your fear of financial insecurity, aging, and death
• Surrender to spirituality, awe, ecstasy, and love
Judith Orloff, MD is author of the national bestseller The Power of Surrender and offers the CD audio program Becoming An Intuitive Healer. She synthesizes the pearls of traditional medicine with cutting edge knowledge of intuition, energy, and spirituality. Dr. Orloff also specializes in treating empaths (highly sensitive people). An Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at UCLA, she passionately believes that the future of medicine involves integrating all this wisdom to achieve emotional freedom and total wellness. Dr. Orloff’s work has been featured on The Today Show, CNN, the Oprah Magazine and USA Today.
WORKSHOP: The Empath's Survival Guide: Life Strategies for Sensitive People and Empathic Healers to Thrive
Judith Orloff, MD
Saturday, April 8 10am - 5pm RSVP
Fee: $150 includes her book by the same title
Pay online via PayPal (PayPal account not required • includes $10 transaction fee):
The $150 workshop fee can also be paid by check and mailed to: AIM, PO Box 1921, Mill Valley, CA 94942
Sensitive people and empathic healers must learn to keep their hearts and intuition open without burning out. This workshop will teach you how to embrace the gifts of empathy in all situations, including patient care—without experiencing compassion fatigue or exhaustion. The secret is to learn to embrace your gifts and nurture and protect your sensitivities.
What is the difference between having empathy and being an empath? “Having empathy means our heart goes out to another person in joy or pain,” says Judith “But for empaths it goes much farther. We actually feel others’ emotions, energy, and physical symptoms in our own bodies, without the usual defenses that most people have.” In this workshop, based on Dr. Orloff’ s new book The Empath’s Survival Guide, you’ll learn invaluable tools to help sensitive people of all kinds—health care practitioners, parents, teachers, healers, and those involved with service, to develop healthy coping mechanisms in our high-stimulus world—while fully embracing the empath’s gifts of intuition, healing, creativity, and compassion.
This practical, empowering workshop will support empaths as well as everyone who wants to develop their sensitivities and empathy to become more caring people in an often insensitive world. Whether you’re an empath who absorbs other people’s stress, a highly sensitive person, or simply someone who wants to live a more open-hearted life without burning out or experiencing compassion fatigue—this workshop is for you. It’s for the loved ones of sensitive people who want to become more supportive of them.
In this workshop you will learn:
• The top ten traits of an empath
• The connection between empathy and intuition
• How empathy can enhance your relationships
• Protection techniques and meditations to guard your energy
• How to read people without taking on their emotional issues or pain
• How to stop absorbing other people’s stress
• How to be a sensitive person or healer without experiencing compassion fatigue
• How to develop your gifts as an empath
• How empathy can be used to heal and enhance energy medicine
Judith Orloff MD is author of the new book The Empath’s Survival Guide: Life Strategies for Sensitive People to Thrive and the Audio program “Essential Tools for Empaths”. Dr. Orloff is an empath herself, and is on the clinical psychiatric faculty at UCLA. She has a private practice in Los Angeles where she specializes in treating empaths and sensitive people. A New York Times bestselling author, Dr. Orloff synthesizes the pearls of traditional medicine with cutting edge knowledge of intuition, energy, and spirituality.
For more information about her empath support group and newsletter visit www.drjudithorloff.com
Dying to Wake Up: A Near Death Experience
Rajiv Parti, MD
Friday, May 26 7pm RSVP
Fee: $20 cash at door
Voyage into the afterlife and the wisdom brought back in this story of transcendence and transformation entitled "Dying to Wake Up" with Dr. Rajiv Parti, Chief Anesthesiologist at Bakersfield Heart Hospital, who will share his astounding near-death experience that “untethered consciousness," subsequent transformation, and the wisdom he brought back from the afterlife to help you overcome “diseases of the soul” through a more holistic, “consciousness-based” healing system that the angels had revealed to him. Book signing after event.
Dr. Raj will dialogue on:
• Consciousness exists outside of the body.
• There is life after death.
• We have past lives and our experiences therein can shape our current realities.
• We are all connected to each other because we are all made of the one and same energy that manifests as differentiated matter.
• Divine beings exist to help and guide us.
• There are different levels of consciousness.
• There is one, all-pervading, supreme love and intelligence that is the source of the entire universe, and that love is the supreme source of creation.
More 2017 Events
Dominique Surel, MBA, PhD.
Friday, September 15 RSVP
Info to come