The Fourth Turning of Buddhism – Part 2 – Structures and States – Ken Wilber

Ken is in the process of creating a new teaching called “The Fourth Turning – Imagining the Evolution of an Integral Buddhism.”  This teaching is being published as videos and an E-book this year and a new full hardcover book in 2015. This blog post is second excerpt of a summary of this new teaching.  Based on various types of research (which I’ll briefly explain in a moment), it appears that human beings have at least two very important—but very… Read more

The Three Evolutionary Turnings of Buddhism – Part 1 – Ken Wilber

Ken is in the process of creating a new teaching called “The Fourth Turning – Imagining the Evolution of an Integral Buddhism.”  This teaching is being published as videos and an E-book this year and a new hardcover book in 2015. This blog post is the first excerpt of a summary of this new teaching.  Buddhism has, of all the major religions, always had a very self-reflexive understanding of itself as growing, evolving, unfolding.  Nowhere is this better seen than… Read more

IS THERE A GOD? – Big Questions Series – Question #1

Welcome to Big Questions with Ken Wilber, bringing more clarity, more sophistication, and more elegance to our understanding of life, spirituality, and the universe. These are questions that we humans have been asking since the dawn of humanity; questions that have inspired history’s greatest philosophers, sages, and scientists; questions that have in many ways influenced the overall shape and scope of civilization over the millennia. We continue to ask ourselves these questions today—often beginning in childhood, and then again and again… Read more