Empowering the Divine Feminine
Many women who walk a spiritual path tend to nurture and support others, often allowing their own needs to fall by the wayside. We are compassionate to others, but hard on ourselves; we provide love to others, but feel guilty about allowing that love to surround us; we listen to the voice of inner knowing for others, but are often too busy to listen to it for our own good. Read more...
The Christian spiritual tradition is replete with mystical experience, despite some opposition to it. We will first survey the meaning of mysticism, then discuss the mysticism of the Gospel of John and the concept of the Kingdom of God. Read more...
The Road that Leads to the Heart of the Universe
St Augustine wrote, “Our hearts are ever restless ‘til they find their rest in Thee,” and HP Blavatsky told us of a road that leads to the very heart of the universe. Where is that road and where is the peace for which every heart longs? Through archetypal symbols in Christian scripture and with the help of Theosophical philosophy we will search for that road and the peace that passes understanding. Read more...
Man and the Riddle of the Sphinx
Legend has it that in ancient times, the temples of the mysteries and other sacred places were guarded by a sphinx, a mythical creature with a human head and the body of a beast. In order to gain passage, a traveler had to answer a riddle or risk losing his life. Read more...
Krishnamurti and the Wisdom Tradition
The Wisdom Tradition as prescribed by different religions and by Theosophy talks of various practices and paths to be undertaken by the disciple for a gradual evolution in wisdom. Krishnamurti denied the role of Paths and gradual evolution through time and effort, saying “Truth is a pathless land”. In this talk we shall consider the role of paths, what they can achieve and what their limitations are. Read more...
Krishnamurti and Gandhi
These were two extraordinary individuals, both born in India in the 19th century and educated in England, who had a global impact on human consciousness in the 20th century. In this talk we shall consider the contribution made by the life they lived and the philosophy they espoused. Read more...
Quantum Psychology: A New Science of Transformation
The new field of quantum psychology can heal and transform the human psyche, and bring wholeness to one’s life. It is an integrative and scientific psychology that includes all of human experience – thinking, feeling, and intuition; the experiences of the ego and the transpersonal self; behavioral conditioning and creativity; and the experiences of both the ordinary and sacred dimensions of life. Read more...
Quantum Physics: Exploring Vital Energy and Energy Healing
Vital energy, or what the ancient Chinese called chi, is quantum in nature, a transcendent wave of potentiality expressed as a yin-yang wave particle. In this weekend workshop, Amit will discuss the conceptual basis of vital energy movements, and explore how to experience feelings in the body and in the chakras. Read more...
Reverberations, A Recital and Remembrance with Classical Guitarists Daniel Roest and Gregory Newton
Concert guitarist Daniel Roest is president and artistic director, Sacramento Guitar Society. He is the son of Dr Pieter K. Roest, who lived and worked at Krotona in the 1930’s. Dr Gregory Newton, adjunct assistant professor and director of Guitar Studies, LA Valley College, was the last student of noted Theosophist and co-founder of the American Guitar Society, Vahdah Olcott-Bickford. The evening includes performance and a sharing of memories of these important Theosophists. Read more...
Quantum Economics, Deep Ecology, and Social Transformation
Today’s distorted capitalistic system creates repetitive boom-and-bust cycles, enriching a few at the expense of the majority. While many economists believe a new economic model is necessary, there is no consensus on what to do or how to do it. Amit will discuss a reformulation of economics based on the quantum worldview. Read more...
Seeking the True Self
A Journey of Awakening
The Unknown God: Unconventional Christian Mystics and Visionaries
Spirituality in Health Care: Consideration of Complementary Therapies
Higher Truths as Seen Through the Genius of The Twilight Zone
Seeking the Traces: A Dharma Practicum
Freedom & the Quest for Meaning
Peace & Stillness
Cosmogonia en la Doctrina Secreta
46 Krotona Street
Ojai CA 93023
Tuesday – Friday 10 – 5
Saturday & Sunday 1 – 5
Wednesday – Saturday 12 – 5
Sunday 1 – 5
Monday - Tuesday Closed
2 Krotona Street
Ojai CA 93023