Past Dialogues

The Teachings of ISIS: From Anxiety to Insight

April 5, 2009

The journey of Isis searching for the lost Osiris is a potent mythological image that can inspire a new approach to transforming anxiety into insight. The Isis myth will be used as a backdrop for soul transforming exercises to uncover and identify the hidden sources of anxiety in every day life. These revealed elements will be…

Earth & Cosmos

January 9, 2009

A Coros Institute Event in Conjunction with the Biodynamic Association of Northern California (BDANC) Friday, January 9, 2009 – 9am to 5pm The principles of the polarity of cosmos and earth in the Biodynamic preparations will be presented using images from embryology, physiology and natural science. The activity of forces in natural systems will be…

Myth of Me

August 17, 2008

In daily life, when we experience our self we refer to this as an experience of “I”. In a deeper sense, a true experience of my human “I” is a rare, soul-changing event. The common level of self-experience is actually an experience of “me”. In the life of the soul, the “me” experience typically drowns…

The Great Passage

July 28, 2008

A Weekend Coros retreat dedicated to the rite of passage between the worlds. The passage from life on this side of the threshold to life on the other side of the threshold is a most profound and paradoxical event in the evolution of the soul. This weekend will be devoted to looking at the stages…

Journey Towards a Cosmic Human

March 16, 2008

MARCH 14-16, 2008 Institute of Noetic Sciences Retreat CenterPetaluma, CA (Map/Directions) The development of a cosmic human being has been the focus of the mystery schools for centuries. The cosmic human is developed in the soul like an embryo. It is gestated out of the earthly trials of humans engaged in mystery imaginations. Rudolf Steiner…

The Alchemy of Agriculture

January 11, 2008

A COROS EVENT WITH DENNIS KLOCEK In conjunction with the Biodynamic Association of Northern California (BDANC) Friday, January 11, 2008Frey Vineyards14000 Tomki Rd, Redwood Valley, CA 95470(Directions) This workshop will address the formative forces present in the elemental kingdoms that form the basis for agriculture. Crystal formations, leaf transformations, animal morphology and planetary rhythms will…

Consciousness, Cosmology & Climate Change

November 10, 2007

A COROS DIALOGUE CO-SPONSORED BY THE SEATTLE WALDORF SCHOOL Friday, November 9th 7:00pm & Saturday, November 10th 9:00am-5:00pmSeattle Waldorf School Main Campus2728 NE 100th Street,Seattle, Washington FRIDAY LECTURES: Imagination, Morality and Climate The current climate debate is being waged at two levels: one level is the myth of facts, characterized by the belief that scientific…

The Black Madonna and Anthroposophia: Uniting Consciousness and Compassion

March 30, 2007

A COROS MEDITATIVE RETREAT WITH DENNIS KLOCEK March 30 – Palm Sunday, April 1, 2007Walker Creek Ranch, Petaluma, CA (Directions) REGISTRATION IS CLOSED Coros Institute will host a meditation retreat led by Dennis Klocek, director of Consciousness Studies at Rudolf Steiner College. This retreat will offer simple practices for a more effective and hope-filled daily…

The Mystery Gate: A Coros Meditative Retreat

April 9, 2003

WITH DENNIS KLOCEK Friday, April 7 — palm Sunday, April 9Walker Creek Ranch, Petaluma, CA(Directions) REGISTRATION HAS BEEN CLOSED. Coros Institute will host a meditation retreat led by Dennis Klocek, director of Consciousness Studies at Rudolf Steiner College, on the theme of the Mystery Gate. This retreat will focus on the three prime tasks of…

Social Change through Spiritual Practice: An Intergenerational Dialogue

March 21, 2003

AN INTERGENERATIONAL DIALOGUE In transforming ourselves, we heal the world.In healing the world, we transform ourselves. March 21-22, 2003 · Friday 7-9 pm, Saturday 9 am-6 pm. St. Mark’s Episcopal Church · 2300 Bancroft Way, Berkeley Inheriting a world not of our own conscious making, every generation miraculously rediscovers the initiative to leave the world a…