The Waking Up to Stewardship for a New Earth: Birthing an Ancient Future – Homo Spiritualis on Earth – The Temple of the Peoples
The overarching theme of the Stewardship for a New Earth is rooted in the concept of interconnectedness, assuming everything is interconnected and impacts each other at a crossroads where ancient wisdom and modern science meet by synthesizing multidisciplinary perspectives, including but not limited to transgenerational, transcultural, indigenous, spiritual, deep ecology, collective-community-based, creative-intimate approaches, art, dance, and music, with modern psychedelic science and psychedelic-assisted therapy. We are in a global birthing process of Birthing an Ancient Future to create a new harmony on Earth by caring with loving kindness for all relations, including animals, plants, Nature, and rocks, for creating a new balance, not exploiting resources, and not exceeding needs.
In Native Indian traditions, the Grandmother Spider symbolizes weaving the web of life and caring for humans as the children of the Earth. This caring is anchored within us – the caring for all life and Nature – the inner temple representing the sacredness of our life and body and the Earth Body. The outer temple can mirror and help us remember ancient knowledge and weave it into our present experiences and future evolution, including shadow aspects and bypasses. Similarly, the impact of psychedelics can be described as mirroring our inner and outer cosmos, which can help us remember and integrate the mysteries of life. Together we evoke processes of awakening the divine inside and outside of us, where Nature, art and science, technology, and spirituality are united in the search for new evolutionary pathways for humanity – a new renaissance – a new Eleusis.
Humanity collectively and globally is called forth to braid a new way of collective conscious living in peace and harmony, collaboration, happiness, and beauty with all and Nature in reciprocity as Earth Stewardship through peaceful, compassionate, courageous activism towards homo spiritualis ⎯the Temple of the Peoples.
Dr. Regina U. Hess lives near The Hague, Netherlands, and works globally. She is a clinical psychologist from Germany and holds a joint Ph.D. in transpersonal psychology (USA) and embodied phenomenology (UK). She is a body-centered Gestalt psychotherapist, creative therapist, transpersonal psychotherapist, and supervisor. Regina has a broad experience in humanitarian fieldwork and research on global health issues. She is the founder/director of the ASE World Forum. Ancient Wisdom meets Modern Science, a specialist in working on the transformation of pre-and perinatal, individual, and collective/transgenerational transcultural trauma and the integration of the therapeutic-shamanic use of altered states of consciousness, with a specific focus on integrating Deep Ecology/Deep Feminine Principles, including sacred intimacy and sexuality, and women’s councils. Regina is faculty at international universities such as the Alef Trust, UK, and transpersonal educational institutes and is an independent researcher. Dr. Regina U. Hess is on the Board of Directors of the EUROTAS Global Transpersonal Network and the International Transpersonal Association and is Vice President of the European Transpersonal Association. She co-founded the international Transpersonal Research Network and the EUROTAS Transpersonal Research. She is a member of the Swiss Medical Society for Psycholytic Therapy and co-developer of the MIND European Foundation for Psychedelic Science ‘Beyond Experience Integration Program 1.0.’ Regina recently founded the global initiative Birthing an Ancient Future – Temple of the Peoples – Multidisciplinary Psychedelic Council – From and to all Directions – For all Relations – bridging ancient wisdom traditions and modern psychedelic science with art and nature immersion, including organizing/hosting as EUROTA Board Member the 5th International Symposium of the EUROTAS Global Transpersonal Network:
BIRTHING AN ANCIENT FUTURE 2023
Multidisciplinary Psychedelic Council – The Temple of the Peoples
Global Hybrid Symposium and Legal Psilocybin-Assisted Expert Ceremony
Greater Amsterdam, June 2-3-4, 2023