Category Archives: Inspired Action

Inspired Action scores a bullseye

The Findhorn Foundation’s Inspired Action conference has drawn overwhelmingly positive feedback from participants. The line-up of presenters included Satish Kumar, the editor of Resurgence Magazine and a voice of the green movement; Alastair McIntosh, an academic and activist; David Nicol, director of the Gaiafield Centre for Subtle Activism at the California Institute of Integral Studies; and the Venerable Robina Courtin, a Buddhist nun who works with inmates within prisons. (read more…)

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Transformation by walking

Spiritual and ecological activist Satish Kumar insists that becoming a pilgrim and walking with gratitude and a sense of wonder is a starting point in the transformational journey of life. Walking in nature is a key to appreciating the interconnectedness of all life forms on Gaia Earth, according to the 73-year-old champion of the green movement, well known editor of Resurgence magazine, narrator of BBC2’s Earth Pilgrim programme and a Fellow of the Findhorn Foundation. (read more…)

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The many facets of activism

The Findhorn Foundation’s Inspired Action conference has not only proved an inspirational call to arms, but has shown that activism has many faces and can be subtle or dramatically obvious. David Nicol, director of the Gaiafield Centre for Subtle Activism at the California Institute of Integral Studies, opened the discussion, spotlighting the idea of supporting global transformation through practices of spirit or consciousness. (read more…)

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Dorothy Maclean invites Inspired Action

Dorothy Maclean has spotlighted the desperate worldwide plight of the honey bee and warned that the life-sustaining insect should not be regarded as a mere mechanical honey gatherer for the sole benefit of the human race. In a moving Easter Sunday invocation during the Findhorn Foundation’s Inspired Action conference, she called for a fresh appreciation of humanity’s interconnectedness with the natural world and the power of cooperating and co-creating with nature. (read more…)

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