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Human Consciousness and the Spirits of Nature, New York: Thunder’s Mouth Press, 1999.

Ayahuasca is a fascinating reader presenting personal experiences with the sacred Ayahuasca brew, and it’s a most valuable resource for both researchers and those interested in a spiritual voyage. 3,938 more words

The New Paradigm

Ralph Metzner ~ Green Earth Foundation

Shamanism, Alchemy and Yoga: Traditional Technologies of Transformation

“From the most ancient times, human beings have practiced disciplines of psychospiritual transformation with devoted energy and intention. 61 more words

Ralph Metzner ~ Transformation in the Shadow of Violence

Transformation in the Shadow of Violence

By Ralph Metzner

Ralph Metzner, PhD, is a recognized pioneer in the studies of consciousness and transformation and prolific writer and speaker. 93 more words


The Psychedelic Experience - full book

 The Psychedelic Experience

A manual based on the Tibetan Book of the Dead
By Timothy Leary, Ph.D., Ralph Metzner, Ph.D., & Richard Alpert, Ph.D.

The authors were engaged in a program of experiments with LSD and other psychedelic drugs at Harvard University, until sensational national publicity, unfairly concentrating on student interest in the drugs, led to the suspension of the experiments. 247 more words

Aldous Huxley

Water: The Great Mystery

I’m excitedly rewatching a Russian documentary called Water: The Great Mystery on the recommendation of the renowned consciousness pioneer Ralph Metzner, who called it on… 122 more words


Literature in Music: "Tomorrow Never Knows"

When The Beatles Remasters came out in 2009, I bought a copy of Abbey Road and Revolver. Anxious to hear the sonic upgrade, the first song I played on my stereo was “Tomorrow Never Knows”. 486 more words

Psychedelic Passport

In the early days of (Western) psychedelic history, the substances that would come to open the minds of many were still relatively unknown to the public. 756 more words

Psychedelics And Society