Category: Deepen!

Music and Native American Spirituality: A Deepen Webinar by Kevin Locke

Kevin Locke has recorded a third Deepen Webinar, this one on “Music and Native American Spirituality.” It is part of the Wilmette Institute’s course on Native American Religion and Spirituality, but is also for posterity. That means the Webinar, with

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Deepen Webinars Perfect for Firesides and Deepenings

As Deepen Webinars increase in numbers, they provide diversity and interest for your firesides and deepenings. Two of them help you add to your skills: consultation and storytelling. Another one gives you a moving glimpse inside the life of the

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Tears of Joy: Web Talk on “Zikrullah Khadem, The Itinerant Hand of the Cause of God”

“Thank you, to our dearest Dr. Khodadad, for a beautiful, loving, tender, and inspiring remembrance of our beloved Hand of the Cause of God Zikrullah Khadem. I hope others will take the opportunity to watch this Web Talk, as it

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Web Talk for Bahá’u’lláh’s Two Hundredth Birthday Plus Seven More for 2017

On Sunday, October 15, in honor of Baha’u’llah’s bicentennial birthday, Dr. John S. Hatcher will give a Web Talk called “In the Beginning Was a Word: How Language Knits Reality Together.” You will definitely want to put that one on

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Storytelling: “Make Me Care”

Bridging the Gap Between Mind and Heart “A simple story breathes life into information people want to share with each other.” – International Storytelling Center “Viewed aright, this year presents the single greatest worldwide opportunity there has ever been for

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Sohrab Kourosh, “The Seven Valleys of Baha’u’llah: Reformation of Mysticism and Outline of Baha’i Theology”

Saturday, May 27, 2017, 2 p.m. Eastern (11 a.m. Pacific, 8 p.m. Western European time) Watch on YouTube View/download PDF of The Seven Valleys of Baha’u’llah PowerPoint Slide Show The Seven Valleys characterized by Shoghi Effendi as Bahá’u’lláh’s greatest mystical

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Use Deepen! Web Videos for Firesides and Deepenings

The growing number of Deepen! Web Videos—five at this count—provide new resources for your firesides and personal deepenings. To increase your knowledge about Native American beliefs and practices from a Lakota perspective, try these two Deepen! Talks: Kevin Locke, “An

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Kevin Locke on “Colonization and Decolonization: A Lakota Perspective”: Another New Deepen! Web Video

Another addition to the Wilmette Institute’s collection of Deepen! Web Videos is Kevin Locke’s talk on “Colonization and Decolonization: A Lakota Perspective.” The recording will be used in the course on Native American Religion and Spirituality the next time it

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Deepen! Web Video: The Hand of the Cause of God Zikrullah Khadem—An Interview

The Wilmette Institute is continuing to add to its Deepen! Web Videos. An important addition is an interview with Dr. Jena Khadem Khodadad about her father the Hand of the Cause of God Zikrullah Khadem. It is being released two

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The Fast Is Past—But Kevin Locke’s Talk on “An Indigenous Perspective on Fasting” Beckons

Kevin Locke, a Lakota artist and a Bahá’í, gave the inaugural Deepen! Web Video on Saturday, March 4, four days into the Bahá’í Fast. The presentation was broadcast live on the Wilmette Institute’s YouTube channel (with 100 viewers) and on

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