To usher in Diamond Approach Online’s 2024 theme of working with the instinctual human drives, Diamond Approach founders A.H. Almaas (Hameed Ali) and Karen Johnson were interviewed for their reflections on the social, sexual and survival instincts. At this time of uncertainty – when we […]
“Divine eros is a topic that invites the purity of our spiritual nature to combine with the power of our animal instinct. Instinct is animal, and “animal” generally means “primitive.” The animal in us is a powerful primitive force that humanity still hasn’t learned to
Did you know that each year Diamond Approach Online offers a central theme and inquiry invitation for our public community? As 2023 began, over 1000 people from around the world were exploring the transformational power of the Enneagram to take them beyond their habitual self
Watch this free talk as A.H. Almaas and Zarina Maiwandi guide us in exploring what love really is and how we can bring more of it into the world.
Given that boundless, divine love is our nature, why is it so hard for us to rest in and realize the truth of boundless love? What disrupts our experience of our nature as love, separates us from it? From the perspective of the Diamond Approach,
Why does the search for love—of parents, spouses, friends—never seem to end? These questions, among others, arise out of a deep disconnection from Divine Love, the actual source of all love. One common misunderstanding is that we think of love as an exchange of emotion
by Linda H. Krier and Jessica Moore Britt The Role of the Body in Spiritual Development What is the role of the body in spiritual development? This rich and fascinating question takes us to the frontiers of our understanding of the nature of the body
Not Two: Experience, experiencer, and experienced same-same This article addresses questions about nonduality in simple terms. A Conceptual but Misleading Understanding of Nonduality Nondualism, also known as non-duality, is a philosophical and spiritual belief that the universe and its components are not separate or divided