Audio Streams

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Audio Streams

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Consciousness, Non-Duality and Self (40 mins)
Talk covering my latest thinking on consciousness, non-duality, Self and the nature of awakening., 2019

Rest in Natural Great Peace (25 mins)
How are minds get exhausted and the antidote of resting in the great peace of the natural mind. 2018

All You Need is Love (40 mins)
On the fiftieth anniversary of The Summer of Love, Peter Russell recounts the social shifts of the time, and the growing interest in spirituality and consciousness leading to the present day. 2017

Fundamentals of Being - Part One (50 mins)
Talk at Sivananda Ashram on my approach to meditation with lots of background information on our fundamental motivation and belief. 2016

Fundamentals of Being - Part Two (45 mins)
Continuation of above talk. The two talks offer a comprehensive view of my approach to spiritual awakening. 2016

Psychedelics and Non-Duality (30 mins)
What is non-duality? What is the essence of mysticism. Can psychedelics lead to true mystical experiences? 2016

Self Awareness (55 mins)
Covers several topics I have not spoken on publicly before, given at International Forum on Consciousness, Madison, WI. 2014

Oneness (55 mins)
From many perspectives - human, Gaia, interconnections, essence, consciousness.
Green Sangha Retreat, Novato CA, 2014

The Arising and Dissolving of Ego (25 mins)
Ego arising in response to threat. The felt sense of subpersonalities.
Meditation Retreat, Woodacre, CA, 2012

Ego as an Ally (7 mins)
The ego is there to help us. Seeing it as a friend not an enemy.
Workshop, Unity Annual Conference, 2013

Essence of Spirituality (63 mins)
The collective awakening of humanity to the true self.
Keynote, Unity Annual Conference, 2013

Natural Mind and Ego Mind (60 mins)
The Common Essence of Spiritual Teachings
Insight Meditation Community of Berkeley, 2013

Peter Russell and Eckhart Tolle on Meditation (5 mins)
Why meditation should be effortless, without resistance or expectation.
Eckhart Tolle TV, 2012


Short Pieces

A Conscious Cosmos (7 mins)
Soundtrack of video on why consciousness is essence of the Universe

What is Non-Duality (1 min)

Love: A Fundamental Quality of Consciousness (2 mins)

Falling Back Into Love (1 min)

Is the Universe Teeming with Life? (6 mins)
The evolution of consciousness beyond humans to ETs.

Why do Whales Sing? (5 mins)
Interspecies communication through the universal medium of song.

You are your own best guru (1 min)
From Science and Consciousness Conf, 2006

Who Am I? (6 Min)
Exploring the perennial mystical question.

How To Be More Present (3 Min)
Practical steps for returning to Now.

What Do You Want? (6 mins)
Cool audio mix.


Archived Complete Talks

Natural Mind and Ego Mind (60 mins)
The Common Essence of Spiritual Teachings
Insight Meditation Community of Berkeley, 2013

The Guru Within (50 mins)
Accessing inner wisdom in service of awakening
Sivananda Ashram, Nassau, 2012

Touching Essence (25 mins)
Letting go of the obstacles to knowing our true nature.
Unity at Davis, 2011

The Primacy of Consciousness (40 mins)
Why the ultimate nature of the cosmos is mind not matter.
Science and NonDuality Conference, 2010

From Science to God (30 mins)
New perspectives on nature of consciousness and enlightenment.
Sierra center for Positive Living, 2007

The Return of Natural Mind (61 mins)
The fully relaxed, unconditoned, mind that comes with fully letting go.
Conference on Science and Consciousness, 2008

What is Consciousness? (41 mins)
From scientific dilemmas to mystical experience.
Institute of Noetic Sciences

The Freedom To Be Free (18 mins)
Cultivating inner freedom - relief from fear, judgment, worry.
St Joan of Arc Church, Minneapolis, Nov 2003

The Awakening of Consciousness (56 mins)
The goal of our evolutionary journey; waking to wakefullness itself.
Conference on Science and Consciousness, 2006

2012: Temporal Epicenter of a Cultural Earthquake (5 mins)
The date as a symbol for the times we have already entered.
The Mystery of 2012 Conference, Omega Institute, Sept 2008

2012: Complete Talk: (1hr 33mins)
The historical trends leading to this point, and where they are leading.
The Mystery of 2012 Conference, Omega Institute, Sept 2008


Recordings from workhsops
The Purpose of Life and the Universal Quest (19 min)

Buddha, Dukkha and the Journey to Now (7 mins)

The Acceleration of Awakening: From Acid to Advaita (20 min)

Ayahuasca: Is It Really an Entheogen? (8 mins)

NonDual Vipassana (35 mins)


Forgiveness (15 mins)
True Meaning of Forgiveness

Three-Minute Meditation
Basic instructions on mindfulness, with silent time at end.

Dealing with thoughts in meditation (2 mins)

Noise no barrier to meditation (2 mins)

Art of Letting Go—Introduction (5 mins)
from CD
The universal call to let go, and why it is important.

Art of Letting Go—Meditation (10 mins)
from CD
Being present to experience in the moment.


Streams on other sites
Archaic Drum Interview ( 60 mins )
Enjoyable relaxed interview (2014).

Science, Spirituality and the Origin of Consciousness ( 75 mins )
An up-to-date perspective of key aspects of Peter's current thinking.

The Mystical Positivist ( 95 mins )
Excellent radio interview, going deeply into topics concerning consciousness and reality.

Cutting Edge Consciousness ( 50 mins )
RIch and lively interview with Freeman Michaels and Barnet Bain

Future Primitive ( 34 mins )
Heartfull dialogue with Joanna Harcourt-Smith

The Mystery of 2012 (42 min)
Conversation with Tami Simon of Sounds True. The current planetary crisis and the seeds of potential therein.

The Omni Art Salon (55 min)
Interview "The Now of Being")

Red Ice Radio - Sweden (2 hrs)
Interview "The Primacy of Consciousness" - covers many topics