Shift Summit: The Paradoxes of Ethical Mysticism

Monday, October 3rd, 2022 | Multimedia,

Deep mystical practice often engenders powerful peak experiences.  Yet ethical commitments to meaningfully reduce suffering — for oneself and especially for others — requires a holding lightly of these experiences, intuitions, and insights.  Drawing on Biblical, Kabbalistic, Dharmic, and contemporary entheogenic sources, this session explores the dance between these poles as part of the contemporary mystic quest.