Restoring the Open Temple floor

Mar 25, 16 Restoring the Open Temple floor

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At Damanhur we have recently launched an Indiegogo crowd funding campaign for the restoration of one of our most precious sacred spaces, the Open Temple of Damjl, starting with the flooring of the Temple.

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What happens in the Open Temple?

Mar 11, 16 What happens in the Open Temple?

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The Open Temple is a sacred space in Damanhur dedicated to freedom and openness, being open to different spiritual paths and philosophies.

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The birth of the Open Temple

Feb 26, 16 The birth of the Open Temple

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After two years, the Open Temple was open to the world. The statues, the large masks, the capitals were all made by self-taught artists full of passion, and every piece was the fruit of collective efforts.

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Ecstasy at the edge of reason

Feb 12, 16 Ecstasy at the edge of reason

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We want the Temples of Humankind to inspire as many people as possible to have hope for a new world, respect life on earth and be active in realizing their purest dreams.

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Music of the Sacred Woods Temple

Jan 15, 16 Music of the Sacred Woods Temple

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With the help of one of our befriended shamans of the Hopi Native Americans, I have learned how to hear the melodies of the trees by lying on the ground and just listening.

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Spiral Session

Dec 18, 15 Spiral Session

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Emotion is an essential ingredient in so many realms of spiritual research: in rituals, in alchemy, in Selfica. Art and creativity is also colored and ignited by emotion, and I find that music, singing, dance and expression are powerful tools on the path of inner transformation.

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