Overview

In this 3-hour workshop, founders of the Diamond Approach, A H Almaas and Karen Johnson, explore important questions around technology and its part in our awakening and ultimately rather than seeing technology as something to tolerate, to understand it as a reflection of the unity of presence, and a powerful vehicle to support our individual and collective awakening.

Modules: 13
Level: Advanced
Duration: A 3 Hour Workshop
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Modules

01. Bringing the Diamond Approach into the Technological Age

Introduction to the Diamond Approach and bringing it into the technological age.
9min

02. Meditation Exercise in Presence

A short meditation practice focusing on present moment awareness.
11min

03. We must First be Connected with Ourselves

To bring ourselves into technology, we must first be connected with ourselves.
13min

04. How Comfortable are you Without your Devices?

How comfortable do you feel when you don't have your technological devices with you?
8min

05. Using Technology as a Source of Connection and Disconnection

How we use technology as a tool for both connection and disconnection, and how to tell the difference.
23min

06. Is there an Intelligence Within Technology that Takes us Away from our Humanity?

Exploring the relationship of our experience with technology as a possible distraction from our true humanity.
4min

07. Managing an Addiction to Technology

How do we manage an addiction to technology? Some insight and tips.
2min

08. Presence Exercise

A short exercise in practicing present moment awareness.
4min

09. Anxious, Ambivalent Attachment

Will the anxious, ambivalant attitude attachment we experience become the norm?
10min

10. Presence Meditation Questions and Comments

Questions and comments on the Presence meditation and exercise.
25min

11. Sensing Exercise

A short exercise in connecting to the body and sensing your space.
3min

12. Sensing Exercise Questions and Comments

Questions and comments on the sensing exercise.
22min

13. Conclusion and Invitation to the 6 Month Course

A H Almaas and Karen Johnson invite you to join the 6 month course for Technology and Awakening, availble now on Conscious Life.
6min

Teachers

Creator of the Diamond Approach to Self-Realization. The Diamond Approach is a contemporary teaching that developed within the context of both ancient spiritual teachings and modern depth psychology theories....
Co-founder of the Diamond Approach as it is taught in the Ridhwan School, a contemporary original spiritual understanding and path, expressing timeless wisdom on self-realization using the insights of our time.....

How does this workshop work?

Technology and Awakening is a 3-hour workshop recorded live in Berkeley, California. Join us as Founders of the Diamond Approach, A H Almaas and Karen Johnson explore important questions around technology and its potential to support or inhibit our awakening. This workshop is an introduction to the full Technology and Awakening Course.

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