~Transpersonal Psychology~
Altered and Non-Ordinary States of Consciousness

The Field of Transpersonal Psychology

APA-Transpersonal Psychology

Association for Transpersonal Psychology
The Association for Transpersonal Psychology (ATP) is a membership supported international coordinating organization for scientific, social, and clinical transpersonal work that serves the world community.

Association for the Scientific Study for Consciousness
ASSC promotes research within cognitive science, neuroscience, philosophy and other relevant disciplines in the sciences and humanities, directed toward understanding the nature, function, and underlying mechanisms of consciousness.

Dr. Stanislav Grof

International Transpersonal Association

Introduction to Transpersonal Psychology

Sophia University- A Graduate School in Transpersonal Psychology

The Journal of Transpersonal Research

The Parapsychological Association

University of Virginia--Division of Perceptual Studies

Cases of Altered and Non-Ordinary States of Consciousness

A Vow to Walk the Fiery Path
Extracts from The National Geographic April 1966 article "Ceylon" by Donna K. and Gilbert M. Grosvenor, pp. 479-486.

Altered States of Consciousness
An overview of altered states.

Celestine Vision
This is the site of James Redfield, author of "The Celestine Prophecy," "The Tenth Insight," and, "The Secret of Shambhala." Go to JRs Favorite Places, where he has links to other authors and their works related to states of consciousness,
including Deepak Chopra, Infinite Energy, Institute of Noetic Sciences, Marianne Williamson, and others.

Can Psychedelic Trips Cure PTSD and Other Maladies?
Beginning in the 1990s, the Food and Drug Administration approved the first human clinical studies of psychedelic drugs in a quarter of a century. By 2004, the first FDA-approved trial of the medicinal use of a psychedelic drug, in this case
 a trial of MDMA-assisted therapy for PTSD involving 24 subjects, was underway. Now such studies are proliferating.

Eunoia-Beautiful Thought-I
A demonstration of the power of thought on the movement of water.

Eunoia-Beautiful Thought-II
A demonstration of the power of thought on the movement of water.

Includes discussion and links to sites on hypnosis.

Out-of-Body Experiences
The out-of-body research foundation. Contains links of various studies and sites on people and case studies of people who have experienced OBEs and information on Astral Projection.

Dreams and Lucid Dreams
Contains information on lucidity research, dreams and lucid dreams.

Dream Watch Explorations in Altered States
Includes discussion of experiences in psychic dreams and visions, altered states and parallel worlds, and past life memories.

Institute of Noetic Sciences
An organization coducting research and education on consciousness and the human potential.

Jack Schwarz

Kundalini Yoga
An introduction to the science of Kundalini Yoga.  Learn about this type of yoga which is often called the mother of all yogas; and, is the most powerful yoga known.  This ancient holistic discipline incorporates deep breathing, strength,
flexibility and relaxation training.

Lucid Dreaming
An overview and exploration of lucid dreams with research and links. Includes a guide to lucid dreaming and you can participate in a lucidity survey.

Meditation - Edgar Cayce-Association for Research and Enlightenment
Information on meditation including how to quiet our thoughts, minds and physical bodies by focusing attention inward instead of on the world around us.

Mirin Dajo
Mirin Dajo's inviolability was a mystery to the experts. Like a second Messiah the Dutchman preached for peace and cured persons doomed to death. His unexpected early death remained a mystery.

Near-Death Experiences and the Afterlife
A magnificent site presenting individual case reports from many individuals and scholars from across the world. There are discussions of NDEs from many perspectives, including Christian, non-religious, atheist, new age, Buddhist, Jewish
and others.

The Four Yogas of Enlightenment - A Meditator's Guide
Includes discussion on paths to enlightenment with focus on Carlos Castaneda and the teachings of Don Juan Matus. Includes discussion of Nagualism, Esoteric Buddhism, Carl Jung, Mahamudra, and, the mastery of awareness.


Stanislov Grof: Learning from Non-Ordinary States of Consciousness
Dr. Grof discusses the lessons that can be learned from non-ordinary states, the idea of a consciousness independent of the brain, and the uses and goals of holotropic breath work.


Transpersonal Psychology and States of Consciousness

Non-Ordinary States of Consciousness-Dr. Stanislav Grof

The Story of Transpersonal Psychology-Science of the Soul

Dr. Stanislav Grof and his LSD Experience-Part 1

Dr. Stanislav Grof and his LSD Experience-Part 2

Dr. Stanislav Grof-Holotropic Breathing

Dr. Stanislav Grof-The Healing Potential of Non-Ordinary States of Consciousness

Dr. Stanislav Grof-A New Paradigm of the Unconscious

Quantum Psychology, Quantum Physics and the Holographic Brain and Universe

Dr. Karl Pribam and the Holographic Brain

Michael Talbot-Synchronicity and the Holographic Universe


Levitation By a Buddhist Monk in Nepal

African Shaman Performing Levitation

Mind, Beliefs and Will

Eunoia-Beautiful Thought-I
A demonstration of the power of thought on the movement of water.

Eunoia-Beautiful Thought-II
A demonstration of the power of thought on the movement of water.


Kataragama Firewalkers

Kataragama Firewalking-2021

Kataragama: Bring My Son Home

Ceylon: Hindu Penance Rituals at Katargama Festival-1968

Sword Piercing

Mirin Dajo

Mirin Dajo-Man Stabbed with a Sword

Mirin Dajo-Outside


Stigmata: Wounds of Mystery

Padre Pio-Why Did He Receive the Stigmata?

Padre Pio: More than the Saint of Stigmas **

Padre Pio-The Stigmatist Priest

Padre Pio

Padre Pio

Padro Pio-Two of St.Francis Ideas about Pio

Pope Prays at the Tomb of Padre Pio

Stigmata of Saint Francis & Stigmata of Padre Pio