|Publisher: Alex N. Moyer
Alex N. Moyer is President of The Open Circle, LLC, USA, and a graphic designer, writer, artist and meditation instructor, who is interested in all aspects of spiritual and metaphysical perspectives. He was the owner of The Inner Spiral E-magazine, and is currently working on co-creating a global conscious community with a foundation of deep connection, as well as new concepts in education with Prabhath P and others. His writings and artwork have been published by the international peer-reviewed journal ReVision, The Inner Spiral E-magazine and Your Spiritual Revolution magazine. He lives in Toledo, Ohio, USA.
|Editor-in-Chief: Prabhath P
Prabhath P is a writer, editor, translator, integral intuitive consultant, artist and holistic healer from India. He holds an MA in English Language and Literature. He is the creator of Integral Gaia Yoga, and the Founder and Managing Trustee of Gaia Spirit Foundation, a non-profit Private Trust. He was the Vice President of Open Circle LLC, USA, and Chief Editor of the international E-magazine The Inner Spiral. Prabhath was the Guest Editor of a special issue titled Intuition for a World in Crisis, published by the international peer-reviewed journal ReVision. He was also the Editorial Coordinator and Editor of Your Spiritual Revolution magazine. His writings have been published in The Times of India, Sahara Time, Indian Literature (the journal of Kendra Sahitya Akademi, India’s National Academy of Letters), Express Starteller, Life Positive, The Inner Spiral E-magazine, Your Spiritual Revolution magazine and Evolved State E-magazine. He currently lives in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India.
|Managing Editor: Lekshmy Rajeev
Lekshmy Rajeev, who holds an MA in English Language and Literature, is a poet, columnist and translator, based in Thiruvananthapuram, the capital of the South Indian state, Kerala. Her debut non-fiction book Attukal Amma: The Goddess of Millions was published by HarperCollins, India, in 2016. Her volume of poetry titled Dusk Diary was published by the Kendra Sahitya Akademi (India’s National Academy of Letters) in 2011. She was the Poetry Editor for the website of the British Council for South Asian Women Writers (2005-06). Her articles have been published in The Hindu, The Indian Express, Sahara Time, The Sunday Guardian, Deccan Herald, Travel X, Kerala Kaumudi and Mathrubhumi. Her poems have been published in reputed literary magazines and journals such as Indian Literature, Poetry Chain, The Little Magazine, Deccan Herald Sunday Magazine, and many websites. Currently, she is working on a book project about the city of Thiruvananthapuram, in collaboration with India’s topmost photographer Raghu Rai.
|Editorial Advisor: Hélène Cardona
Hélène Cardona is the author of seven books, most recently Life in Suspension and Dreaming My Animal Selves, and the translations Birnam Wood (José Manuel Cardona), Beyond Elsewhere (Gabriel Arnou-Laujeac), winner of a Hemingway Grant, Ce que nous portons (Dorianne Laux); and Whitman et la Guerre de Sécession: Walt Whitman’s Civil War Writings for WhitmanWeb.
She has served as a judge for the 2017 Jacar Press Full Length Competition, the 2016 PEN Center USA Translation Award, the 2015 Writer’s Digest Challenge, and the 2014 Rabindranath Tagore Award. She wrote her thesis on Henry James for her MA in American Literature from the Sorbonne, taught at Hamilton College and Loyola Marymount University, and received fellowships from the Goethe-Institut and Universidad Internacional de Andalucía. Her work has been translated into 15 languages. She co-edits Plume, Fulcrum, and Levure Littéraire.
Acting credits include Chocolat, The Hundred-Foot Journey, Jurassic World, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, Spy, and Mumford, among many. For Serendipity she co-wrote with director Peter Chelsom and composer Alan Silvestri the song Lucienne, which she also sang. Producing credits include the award-winning documentary Femme: Women Healing the World, The Cure, We the People, and Pablo Neruda: the People’s Poet.
|Coordinating Editor: Sujata Potay
Sujata Potay is the Founder of Inner Horizons (www.inner-horizons.com). The mission of Inner Horizons is to enable seekers and leaders to “Grow through Whatever You Go through.” Sujata has a private practice in Hyderabad as a Transpersonal Psychotherapist, where she enables individuals to use relationship issues and life-transitions as pathways to self-discovery and self-actualization. Over 26 years, she has facilitated the transformational journeys of over 12000 individuals, couples, parents and families. She uses a holistic and integrative approach in her work, blending the best of ancient eastern wisdom traditions with modern western approaches. She leads experiential workshops and designs playful, insight-evoking activities based on body, breath, movement, art, craft, visualization, process-work, dialogue, contemplation and reflection.
Sujata has an M.Phil. in Clinical Psychology from the National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences (NIMHANS), Bengaluru, India. She has trained abroad in transpersonal therapeutic modalities such as Family Constellations, Past-life Regression, Hypnotherapy and Kinesiology. As an academic consultant and guest faculty in India and the USA, Sujata has designed syllabi for and taught courses in Psychology, Psychiatry, Counselling, Coaching and Mentoring Skills, Self-Awareness, Emotional Intelligence, Empathy, and Relationship Skills.
|Chief Marketing and Promotions Manager: Swapna Gopinath
Swapna Gopinath was born in the Kerala state of India, renowned as ‘God’s Own Country,’ and was raised in another equally beautiful place near the sea, Goa. Armed with a Masters in Business Administration and a passion for numbers, she was a part of the talent acquisition function for various multinationals like Convergys, EXL Services, World Network Services and Oceanworld Technologies for over 12 years. Swapna grew up with an ardent interest in reading. In her spare time, she enjoys travelling, reading and trying different cuisines worldwide.
She has now ventured into writing. Her first online book Cherry Picking for the Lazy Bums presents practical and simplified methods related to the Law of Attraction that as many people as possible can practise to enrich their lives. It is based on her extensive research on the Law of Attraction besides the real life miracles she has experienced.
|Chief Event Coordinator: Latika Kalantri
Latika Kalantri is a soft-skills trainer and wellness Coach. She uses her spiritually initiated name Shivanya Yogmayaa in her work as a relationship coach and writer. She had a result-oriented tenure of over 10 years in various organisations, dealing with responsibilities including Talent Management. For 4 years, she has worked as event organiser for several spiritual retreats and wellness workshops in Goa, Bangalore and Rishikesh. She has supported the programmes of many spiritual masters, practitioners and therapists as an event coordinator.
Latika believes that the purpose of living on this earth is making a difference, transforming and evolving constantly. She desires to touch the hearts of people while spreading the message of compassion and forgiveness. As an evolving relationship coach, she has helped many women and couples to resolve their relationship issues through counselling by offering a new perspective in the changing era of relationship dynamics. Through her own journey of life and love, she had the strong realisation that relationships are the gateway to self-discovery. Evolving through relationships, gave her an understanding of the art of handling relationships in the moments of trials and shadows. Her aim is to bring forth a sea of transformation for those who are ready to let go, accept and understand that they hold the key.
|Contributing Editor: Joyce A. Kovelman Ph.D. Ph.D.
Dr. Joyce Kovelman holds a Ph.D. in Anatomy as well as a Ph.D. in Psychology. She is a psychologist, scientist, international speaker, a frequent guest on T.V. and radio, and serves as an official ECOSOC Representative to the United Nations for the Institute of Global Education. Joyce completed an NIMH post-doctoral fellowship in Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences and has also taught in the Medical School at U.C.L.A. Presently, she practices psychology in Chatsworth, California, USA. Joyce’s two books, Once Upon ASOUL: The Story Continues… Science, Psychology and the Realms of the Spirit and Namaste: Initiation and Transformation, draw upon her extensive training in neuroscience, psychology and several spiritual traditions. Her debut novel Crimes Against Humanity: A1H1W2 was published in 2013.
|Contributing Editor: Rev. Rhonda Sheryl Lipstein
Rev. Rhonda Sheryl Lipstein, popularly known as Rev. Roni, is an Ordained Metaphysical Minister, Intuitive Mystic and Empathic Holistic Healer, living in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Her focus is on Love Consciousness. Roni provides Holistic Enlightenment Guidance, Wisdom and Wellness Life Coaching, and Metaphysical Psychotherapy, as well as Physical Fitness and Nutritional Consultation. She is the Founding Partner and High Priestess of Sanctuaire Soul’s Sanctuary, and also the Founder of the Wisdom and Wellness Calmunity Home, and BEing LOVE T.V., where she co-hosts the online show, Soul’s Talking Brain, and hosts Radiating Love with Roni Lipstein. An Ontological Literary Artist and Communications Specialist, Roni’s self-directed literary artistry is expressed through two blogs; Fulfilled Destiny S3 and Souls Talking Brain. Her first book, The Gardens of Life; Your Journey to Radiate Soul Light, is now available in print. Two Self Discovery Activity Guidebooks, birthed from the print book, have been published in e-book format. Roni imbues her professional expertise with a degree in Psychology from McGill University, certification in Professional Personal Fitness Training and Nutritional Consultation, as well as, certification in Communications from McGill University.
|Contributing Editor: Maurice L. Fleming
Maurice L. Fleming is a Licensed Mental Health Counsellor (LMHC), public speaker, author, and life skills coach in New Mexico. He has over 25 years of experience, speaking and working with individuals from all walks of life, across the U.S and Europe. He has worked for New Mexico non-profit organizations such as Santa Fe Youthworks, Inc. and Santa Fe Prevention Alliance as a Life Skills Program Coordinator and Facilitator, in Santa Fe Public Schools, where he provided Life Skills training to k-12 students for the past 15 years. Maurice brings his unique blend of experience in various fields such as education, public speaking, life coaching and facilitation, personal growth and development, theatre and creative arts to support and help individuals and groups improve their lives using life enrichment tools, strength-based approaches, and mindfulness-based therapies. Currently, He is working as a mental health counsellor at New Mexico Treatment Services in Santa Fe, New Mexico, providing counselling services for substance abuse addictions.
He holds a BA in English Literature from Emory University (’95C), where he studied as a Ford Teacher Scholar, and has an MA in Education/Professional Counselling from New Mexico Highlands University (’16C). He is also a Certified Life Purpose Coach from Life Purpose Institute and Certified First Aider in Mental Health First Aid. Maurice is the the Program Manager of the Santa Fe County Middle School Parental Involvement Program (MSPIP) where he collaborates with teachers, counsellors, school officials, Teen Court Program, and the City of Santa Fe, in delivering family sessions designed to improve parenting skills, build life skills in youth, and strengthen family bonds.
|Contributing Editor: Jill Mattson
Jill Mattson is a prolific artist, musician and author. Jill is a widely recognized expert and composer in the field of Sound and Color Healing. She is a color therapist and expert in matching frequencies of colors with emotions and physical issues. Her vivid colors and the healing nature of her work are unique in the artistic field. She has been sponsored in art gallery openings all over the US.
She has also produced nine musical CDs with intriguing, magical tracks using ancient and modern techniques, and special healing frequencies to achieve profound benefits. Jill’s major creative works include The Lost Waves of Time (Best Book of 2016 and Best Alternative Science book of 2016), Deep Wave Body Healing CD (Best Sound Healing CD of 2016), Contacting Angels & Masters CD (Best CD of 2015) and Deep Wave Beauty CD (Best New Age CD – Silver Award). She has participated in hundreds of teleseminars, radio shows, and magazines. She offers an online Sound & Color Healing School. Jill presents new ways of approaching health and everyday issues using the benefits of sound and color.
|Contributing Editor: Ellaeenah
Ellaeenah is an Energy Intuit, Spiritual Mentor and Counsellor, whose focus of work is facilitation of Empowerment of the Self, and Relationship Harmony. Towards this goal, she uses Divine Guidance Cards channelled by her, as well as crystals, and Bach Flower Remedies. Her clients, spread out all over the world, include children, teenagers and adults.
She has written a channelled E-book And JadeFire Said, and has co-authored a guide to simplify Bach Flower Remedies, Bach to Health and Happiness. Ellaeenah conducts many workshops, available as Distance Courses too, which centre around Self Transformation, Inner Child Resolution, Crystal Healing, and Angelic Connection. She teaches the Nine Sacred Codes of Healing, a channelled method of healing involving Sacred Geometry. Esoteric Astrology and the creation of Soul Blueprints constitute a large part of her work. She enjoys writing and motivational talk immensely. Very fond of cooking and baking, Ellaeenah finds her inner peace amongst her pots and pans, and feeding her family and friends brings her deep joy. Her YouTube channel, Ellaeenah JadeFire, is rich with meditations, channellings, and discourses.
|Contributing Editor: Glenys Livingstone Ph.D.
Glenys Livingstone Ph.D., is the author of PaGaian Cosmology, which fuses a practice of seasonal ceremony with contemporary Western science, feminism and a poetic relationship with place. For over two decades, Glenys facilitated seasonal ceremony with an open and diverse community in the Blue Mountains, Australia; and together with her partner built Goddess ceremonial space, ‘MoonCourt’ at her place in the Blue Mountains.
Glenys is a contributor to Goddesses in World Culture edited by Patricia Monaghan (2011), and to Foremothers of the Women’s Spirituality Movement edited by Miriam Robbins Dexter and Vicki Noble (2015). Glenys co-edited Re-visioning Medusa: from Monster to Divine Wisdom with Trista Hendren and Pat Daly. She is the author of the children’s book My Name is Medusa. In 2014, Glenys co-facilitated the Mago Goddess Pilgrimage to Korea with Dr. Helen Hye-Sook Hwang. She has produced PaGaian Cosmology Meditations CDs, and teaches a year-long on-line course ‘Celebrating Cosmogenesis in the Wheel of the Year,’ for both hemispheres.
|Contributing Editor: Philip Shepherd
Philip Shepherd is recognized as an international authority on embodiment. He travels the world teaching The Embodied Present Process™ (TEPP), a unique set of practices he developed for getting us out of our heads and reconnected with the profound intelligence of the body. He is the author of two ground-breaking books, New Self, New World: Recovering Our Senses in the Twenty-first Century, and the newly published Radical Wholeness: The Embodied Present and the Ordinary Grace of Being. The books draw on a lifetime of research and experience and have been widely acclaimed for their original vision.
Philip has a passion for adventure and exploration, and throughout his life it has been coupled with deep connection to the body’s intelligence, and a burning desire for freedom. At 18, those passions took him from his native Canada to cycle alone through Europe, the Middle East, Iran, India and Japan. They prompted him to study classical Noh Theater in Japan, design and build several houses, co-found an arts magazine, Onion, co-found an interdisciplinary theater company, teach workshops on embodied thinking and presence, write two internationally produced plays and a television documentary, and earn a reputation as a corporate coach. Philip has also been an actor his whole life, and has played lead roles on stages in London, New York, Chicago and Toronto.
|Contributing Editor: Oswald Pereira
Oswald Pereira, a veteran journalist, is the author of seven books, including six novels ― The Newsroom Mafia, Revenge of the Naked Princess, Chaddi Buddies, The Krishna-Christ Connexion, Golmaal In Goa and Army Girl Steals Civilian’s Heart ― and a self-help book, How to Create Miracles in Our Daily Life. With more than three decades of experience in journalism, he has worked in senior editorial positions for The Times of India, Financial Express and Outlook. He writes for The Speaking Tree column in The Times of India and his spiritual articles have appeared in four Speaking Tree anthologies. Oswald is a Reiki healer. He is a disciple of Paramhansa Yogananda and practises Kriya Yoga.