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The wisdom hidden in your to-do list

This week we have guest blogs from Bethan Woodward who has been a brilliant contribution on our calls. Last week, she wrote about our Creative Practices call. Here, she shares what the Get Stuff Done calls call gave her. Bethan has her own digital marketing company Beth W Digital, and her website is bethwdigital.com  “It is not […]

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A space for creativity

This week we have a guest blog from Bethan Woodward who has been a brilliant contribution on our Get Stuff Done calls, Creative Practices call and now The Art of Autobiography calls. Here, she shares what the Creative Practices call gave her. Bethan has her own digital marketing company Beth W Digital, and her website […]

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Sunday Salon: Embodied Deconstruction – Throwing Light into the Individuality Blindspot

With Carmen Zurl and Liam Kavanagh Sunday 11th October 6pm (UK) When: Sunday 11th October 6pm – 8pm UK time Where: Zoom online Price: By donation Join us for the unique salon in collaboration with Contemplative Activism this Sunday evening! The idea that we are each individuals living ‘our own life’ is a useful but […]

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On Contemplative Activism and a vision of Life Itself

This extract is taken from a session at our Gathering 2020 on Collective Practices. Here, Valerie Duvauchelle summarised what was said and some suggested ideas. This is very much a work in progress, and we invite you too to participate. Contemplative Activism is another name for awakening to s(S)elf, the basis of Life Itself’s vision  […]

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Sunday Salon: Menstruation in community

With Bex Baxter, Sunday 25th October 3pm-5pm (UK) When: Sunday 25th October 2020 3pm – 5pm (UK time) Where: Zoom online Price: by donation Bex Baxter, Life Coach, TEDx Speaker and former People Development Director at Coexist CIC, will be holding a Sunday Salon on Sunday 25th October to explore the topic of Menstruation in […]

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Build it and they will come: Gathering 2020

“In every community, there is work to be done. In every nation, there are wounds to heal. In every heart, there is the power to do it.” Marianne Williamson Unphased by a health pandemic, our community was unreasonable and responded to our request to connect with new members with the fervency expected of Life Itself […]

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More than just bricks and mortar: Bergerac Build Festival 2020

‘I wasn’t sure exactly what to expect at the building festival, planning to leave the UK during a pandemic felt worrying, however after months of isolation I felt like human connection was truly needed. I can genuinely say that I discovered in the South of France one of the most welcoming and caring communities I […]

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How might schools prepare for 21st Century?

Join us for a Sunday Salon with community member, Atish Mistry. When: Sunday 16th August 3pm – 5pm BST Where: Zoom online Having spent 10 years working in financial markets for different investment banks, he has has now taken a complete 180 to become a (Maths) teacher. His vision is to use that as a stepping […]

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The Equality Complex Sunday Salon: 19th July 2020 3pm

On Sunday 19th July at 3pm BST, we are thrilled to welcome Dr Liam Kavanagh, our Director of the Life Itself Institute. On the back of his ground-breaking paper on Collective Wisdom, this Sunday he will take one extract from it: The Equality Complex and discuss with you, our community. This is a Salon not […]

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Calling all diggers and dreamers!

Come and help build our new hub in Bergerac! This August, help us transform an underloved farmhouse into a bustling community hub in the beautiful south of France. Moments from the acclaimed Buddhist monastery Plum Village, our Bergerac hub will become a home for the community, complete with accomodation, event space, and garden. But we […]