Wonder & Awe: Season 2

Wonder & Awe: Season 2

17 Episodes

Wonder & Awe: A Journey into the Soul

Feel your heart open as you are filled with wonder and awe. Fetzer Institute has partnered with Louie Schwartzberg, epic purveyor of breathtaking time-lapse photography and award-winning filmmaker (Fantastic Fungi, Gratitude Revealed) to share his fascinating conversations with engaging luminaries and intriguing personalities from around the world, each with one thing in common: dedication to seeking a deeper relationship with the ultimate spiritual practice, Gratitude. Join this journey into the soul - experience a conversation we might otherwise never get to witness. Get ready to be inspired!

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Wonder & Awe: Season 2
  • Wonder & Awe: Journey into the Soul - Snow Raven

    Episode 1

    Singer Snow Raven grew up in a remote tribe in Arctic Siberia. She has performed for SXSW and has appeared on America’s Got Talent, enchanting audiences with her extraordinary talents from her ancestors. Snow Raven hopes to heal people through her music-- combining traditional songs, shamanistic ...

  • Wonder & Awe: Journey into the Soul - Koya Webb

    Episode 2

    Koya Webb is an internationally recognized yoga teacher, celebrity holistic health coach, author, speaker, and vegan activist whose core mission is to promote daily self-care, oneness and eco friendly living to combat some of the world’s biggest challenges including mental health, social injustic...

  • Wonder & Awe: Journey Into The Soul - Brother David Steindl-Rast

    Episode 3

    Brother David Steindl-Rast — 96 year-old author, scholar, and Benedictine monk — is beloved the world over for his enduring message about gratefulness as the true source of lasting happiness. Known to many as the “grandfather of gratitude,” Br. David has been a source of inspiration and spiritual...

  • Wonder & Awe: Journey Into The Soul - Deepa Patel

    Episode 4

    Deepa Gulrukh Patel is a Sufi teacher in the Inayati Order, which she also serves in her capacity as International Coordinator and Executive Director for the Zenith Institute, a four-week Sufi meditation camp in the Swiss Alps, where she guides retreats for young adults. She is also the Chair of ...

  • Wonder & Awe: Journey Into The Soul - Dr. Andrew Weil

    Episode 5

    Andrew Weil, M.D., is a world-renowned leader and pioneer in the field of integrative medicine, a healing-oriented approach to health care which encompasses body, mind, and spirit.

    Combining a Harvard education and a lifetime of practicing natural and preventive medicine, Dr. Weil is the founder...

  • Wonder & Awe Journey Into The Soul - Alicia Forde

    Episode 6

    The Reverend Alicia Roxanne Forde serves with the Unitarian Universalist Association as the Director of the International Office. She is a graduate of The Iliff School of Theology and currently lives in Longmont, Colorado. Alicia was born and spent her formative years in Trinidad and Tobago. She ...

  • Wonder & Awe: Journey Into The Soul - Mark Unno

    Episode 7

    "Professor Mark Unno's interests lie in Medieval Japanese Buddhism, specifically in the relation between intellectual history and social practices. He also researches and has published in the areas of modern Japanese religious thought, comparative religion, and Buddhism and psychotherpay. He is t...

  • Wonder & Awe: Journey Into The Soul - Michelle Shiota

    Episode 8

    "Michelle ""Lani"" Shiota is an associate professor of social psychology at Arizona State University. Her studies of positive emotions, emotion regulation, and emotional mechanisms of close relationships use multiple methods including perpheral psychophysiology measures, behavioral coding, cognit...

  • Wonder & Awe: Journey Into The Soul - Brenda Salgado

    Episode 9

    Brenda Salgado is the author of Real World Mindfulness for Beginners: Navigate Daily Life One Practice at a Time.
    She is a mindfulness teacher, motivational and public speaker, a facilitator and consultant, a health and wellness expert, a traditional medicine woman, and a Toltec energy healer. Th...

  • Wonder & Awe For The Soul - Uvinie Lubecki

    Episode 10

    Uvinie Lubecki brings compassionate leadership to organizations and is passionate about the role of mindfulness and compassion in leadership and building cultures of connection.

    In this episode, Louie and Uvinie discuss the the positive impact wonder and awe can have on large organizations who a...

  • Wonder & Awe: Journey Into The Soul - Howard & Michele Hall

    Episode 11

    Louie Schwartzberg, Howard and Michele Hall have a longterm beautiful friendship, the core of which is based in capturing and celebrating nature's wonders. While Louie explores the earth and air, Howard and Michele have magnificently captured the splendors of what lies within beneath our waters.

  • Wonder & Awe Journey Into The Soul - Adah Parris

    Episode 12

    Adah Parris is a highly sought-after keynote speaker, polymath, anti-disciplinary artist, tech futurist, and activist who is dedicated to inspiring individuals and organizations to embrace new ways of thinking and doing. She has a unique blend of expertise in multiple fields, including living sys...

  • Wonder & Awe: Journey Into The Soul - Anna Sun

    Episode 13

    Anna Sun, an Associate Professor at Duke University, holds a Princeton PhD in Sociology and is a prominent scholar in the field of religion and culture. Her research focuses on Confucianism as a world religion, gender and Global Confucianism, comparative studies of prayer and ritual, and methodol...

  • Wonder & Awe - Rita Sherma

    Episode 14

    Rita D. Sherma is founding Director and Associate Professor at the Center for Dharma Studies; Core Doctoral Faculty; Department Chair of Theology & Ethics; and Co-Chair of Sustainability 360 Initiative at GTU, Berkeley, CA. Formerly, she was the Swami Vivekananda Visiting Professor in Hindu Studi...

  • Wonder & Awe: Journey into the Soul - Lynne Twist

    Episode 15

    Lynne Twist has been a recognized global visionary committed to alleviating poverty, ending world hunger, and supporting social justice and sustainability for more than forty years. She is also the cofounder of the Pachamama Alliance and founder of the Soul of Money Institute. Twist has worked wi...

  • Wonder & Awe: Journey into the Soul - Sara Luria

    Episode 16

    Sara Luria is the founder of Beloved, a home-based experiment in Jewish life in Brooklyn. In her family’s home, she hosts Shabbat meals, creative rituals based on the Jewish calendar, meditation circles, learning for families with young children, and more. Prior to Beloved, Luria’s experiences as...

  • Wonder & Awe: Journey into the Soul - Danielle LaPorte

    Episode 17

    LaPorte is a best selling author who has inspired millions of people around the world, naming her as one of Oprah Winfrey's Super Soul 100 Leaders for ""uniquely connecting the world together with a spiritual energy that matters."" Her newest book, How to Be Loving, is a nuanced perspective on t...