Recent Episodes

  • Psychedelic Epistemology, Aliens, Animism, Permaculture, and Chaos Magic with Gordon White TPP291
    Psychedelic Epistemology, Aliens, Animism, Permaculture, and Chaos Magic with Gordon White TPP291
    In this episode I’m joined by prolific author, chaos magician, permaculturalist, esoteric wisdom keeper Gordon White of the Rune Soup podcast. About Gordon and Rune Soup: Rune Soup is a blog about magic. It is also a podcast about magic, which you should definitely subscribe to. It is also a lively and informative Facebook page about magic, which you should definitely join. Beyond all this, it is also a thriving member community of people right across the world interested in the doing of magic; the intellectual and performative understanding of magic; and the improvement of our lives using magic. (Some of us are also just ‘magic adjacent’, and that’s cool.) On the show and on the blog and in the regular, live, member events and vidcasts, we explore psi, animism, synchronicities, career guidance, culture, art, fortune telling, UFOs, entheogens, After Death research and all that good stuff. There’s a strong chaos magic inflection to the whole thing because I refuse to admit the …
  • My First Vedic Astrology Chart Reading with Arun TPP290
    My First Vedic Astrology Chart Reading with Arun TPP290
    In this episode I’m blessed to have my first vedic astrological chart reading by my new brother in tantra, Arun! About Arun: I am an Engineer professional and the founder of Successful start-up called eduladder.com Born in Vedic astrology family Kerala. Travelled across the country and got lucky to meet and live with a lot of masters from different disciplines matha Chaithanyamai on Narayanagurukula and Sahadev. My spiritual therapy and teachings are mostly based on Vedas and astrology this video is describing what and all you can get to know from an astrological chart and its basic ideas. I also use Crowley tarot card. These data can be used to reveal more about your relationship status your career choice and much more if you want a personalized reading and increase your energy based on that to live your life in the fullest then you could connect with me by both online and offline. https://arunsyoga.in/ My Non Verbatim Show Notes: A: 4th path of tantra, vedic astrology, energy …
  • Seeking the Heart of Gay Tantra with Jason of Tantra4GayMen TPP289
    Seeking the Heart of Gay Tantra with Jason of Tantra4GayMen TPP289
    In this episode I’m joined again by the charming Jason Tantra, the co-founder of Tantra 4 Gay Men. He’s stepped up into a leadership role in holding sacred spaces world-wide and online for gay men to share in the glory of Tantra. Please visit his website at: https://www.tantra4gaymen.com/ About Jason: Jason is the founder of Tantra4GayMen, and a pioneer of Tantra for gay and bisexual men in the UK. Trained as a counselor and as a spiritual medium, and after years of professionally working with male survivors of rape and abuse, Jason met Tantra in 2006. He immediately knew that his life purpose had become clear. Since 2008, with his husband Ingo, Jason has pursued his life as an exploration of sexual and spiritual liberation. He has done this by creating events and trainings that express this: Events where men who love men can let go, explore love, and find ways to freedom where sexuality meets spirituality. Over 10.000 men having been through Tantra4GayMen’s work. Its two …
  • Gay Tantra in Canada and Beyond with Sequoia and Ziji of Men in Touch TPP288
    Gay Tantra in Canada and Beyond with Sequoia and Ziji of Men in Touch TPP288
    In this episode I have the great honor and pleasure of exploring the diverse and complimentary paths of two gay tantrikas in Canada, and discussing many intersections spirituality and sexuality About Sequia: I view life as a school for love. My life intention is to live in the heart of union…in the eternal oneness of now. For over 30 years I’ve been sharing with others the practices I find most helpful to get out of the overloaded, busy mind, and connect more with the heart, breath and body, where unity and love live. It’s all about High Level Wellness…in body, heart and soul. I have a special passion for sharing with other men what I’ve been learning about the deeper dimensions of intimacy, including full-body sensual massage, many practices drawn from Yoga and Tantra, and more recently the profound “Into Me See” of eye-gazing meditation and “We Space.” Learn more at growinghealthier.com and menintouch.org About Ziji: Ziji is a facilitator at Men In …
  • If You Like Porn You’ll Love the Free Speech Coalition with Mike Stabile TPP287
    If You Like Porn You’ll Love the Free Speech Coalition with Mike Stabile TPP287
    In this episode I’m joined by Mike Stabile of the Free Speech Coalition for an exploration of his personal journey into the adult industry, the history and mission of the FSC, and his role in helping to validate and destigmatize the adult entertainment industry About Mike: Director of Communications Pronouns: He / Him / His Mike Stabile is a journalist and documentary filmmaker who has written about and advocated for sex workers and sexual speech for over a decade. His work has been published in a wide range of publications, including the Daily Beast, Salon, Buzzfeed, Playboy and the New York Times. Seed Money, his documentary on pornographer philanthropist Chuck Holmes was named one of the Best Documentaries of 2015 by The Advocate. Stabile founded Polari Media to help non-traditional communities and businesses better communicate with a mainstream audience. He has handled communications for the Free Speech Coalition since 2013. https://www.freespeechcoalition.com/ …
  • Greening Revolution and Rainbowing Spiritual Love with Vanessa Soulxo TPP286
    Greening Revolution and Rainbowing Spiritual Love with Vanessa Soulxo TPP286
    In this episode I’m joined again by Vanessa Soulxo for a soulful exploration of the deep cultural trauma that’s being purged and healed in the world To join her Soul Church, it’s Sundays online at zoom at 1pm PST and here is the link: http://us04web.zoom.us/j/6080174537?pwd=NzVDNDRhVU00ZFAxWUU4cVkyWlJydz09 Meeting id: 6080174537 Meeting password: unity The suggested donation for the sustainability of “Soul Church,” is $20 at paypal: vanessasoulxo@gmail.com or cashapp: $VanessaSoulXo About Vanessa: Vanessa LeMaistre’s path has been unconventional. Broken from years of childhood sexual assault, not having a father to protect her and an ultimate lack of self-worth, she woke up at the age of 25 as a lost soul, having dated a mix of men, including prominent celebrities who didn’t respect her worth. Deciding to wake up and step into her path, Vanessa began to practice yoga and spiritually enlighten herself through a series of texts, before suffering a tragic loss of her son, …
  • Walking the Path of Fire with Tantrika and Intimacy Coach Lucia Gabriela TPP285
    Walking the Path of Fire with Tantrika and Intimacy Coach Lucia Gabriela TPP285
    In this episode I’m joined by Lucia Gabriela for a deep exploration of her personal tantric transformation and healing by walking a path of fire About Lucia: Lucia Gabriela helps individuals and couples to master their life, relationships and intimacy with themselves and others. Her passion is to create a safe and sacred space for women and men to deeply explore many aspects of themselves, purge emotional and/or sexual traumas that are holding them back from manifesting what they desire, heal their inner child, embrace their shadows, connect with their higher self, reconnect with their own body’s wisdom, align with their true essence, live their higher potential, and master their sexual life in all realms. They can then create their life with awareness, maturity, self responsibility, radical self-love, and full commitment to explore their sexual and spiritual evolution. Lucia Gabriela specializes and works with individuals whose journey is to free themselves from emotional …
  • Fighting to Honor Sexual Diversity in the Military with Denny Meyer TPP284
    Fighting to Honor Sexual Diversity in the Military with Denny Meyer TPP284
    In this episode I’m blessed to have the opportunity to explore the brave efforts of a gay activist fighting to honor sexual diversity in the U.S. military About Denny: The son of WWII Holocaust refugees, Denny was reared bilingually in the mid 1940s postwar immigrant community on New York City’s Upper West Side. His mother, he notes with pride, arrived at Ellis Island as an illegal alien in 1938. She taught him that, “there is nothing more precious than American Freedom.” He has been an activist for 50 years, starting with his first march with the NAACP at the age of 13 in 1960. In 1968 he volunteered, “To pay my country back for my family’s freedom. He served for ten years in two services; in the Navy aboard an aircraft carrier, in a helicopter squadron, at NATO US headquarters; and in specialized Army Reserve units; and served as an inter-agency liaison and negotiator. Sgt. Denny has spoken at universities and colleges including Brown, Columbia, …
  • Best Practices for Sexual Healing Using Cannabis with Ashley Manta TPP283
    Best Practices for Sexual Healing Using Cannabis with Ashley Manta TPP283
    In this episode I’m joined by the world’s foremost expert on the use of cannabis for sexual pleasure, exploration, and healing About Ashley: Ashley Manta is an award-winning sex educator and coach and has become a leading authority on mindfully combining sex and cannabis as part of her CannaSexual® brand. She recently completed her certification as a Bodysex® Facilitator after studying with legendary pleasure pioneer Betty Dodson. Ashley was named Sexpert of the Year at the January 2020 XBiz Awards. Her work has received recognition in Forbes, The London Times, Newsweek, Rolling Stone, and more. She is a brand ambassador for Sybian and Foria. Her book, The CBD Solution: Sex will be published by Chronicle Books and Merry Jane in September 2020. Links: Instagram: www.instagram.com/cannasexual Twitter: www.twitter.com/thecannasexual Podcast: www.elevatedintimacypodcast.com (Also available on iHeartRadio, Spotify, Apple Podcasts, and Google Play) Online …
  • The Taboo Bending Path of an Entheogenic Yogi with Joël Brierre TPP282
    The Taboo Bending Path of an Entheogenic Yogi with Joël Brierre TPP282
    In this episode I’m joined by my new entheogenic yogi brother for an exploration of his radical personal journey of transformation, and his taboo bending offerings spanning diverse wisdom traditions both ancient and modern About Joël Joël Brierre is a Yogi, teacher, psychedelic integration specialist, and IMHU trained spiritual emergence coach. He began his relationship with psychedelics as a teenager in an exploratory manner. Marveling at the chance to explore the unexplored, Joël began training with Curanderos in Peru in 2001 where he further pursued these heightened states of awareness. Eventually shifting his focus into a deep and devoted yoga practice, he began teaching yoga and meditation and soon moved on to India to study in an ashram setting in Rishikesh. From there he traveled all around the world, soaking up knowledge and sharing what he’d learned. He was reintroduced to plant medicine in 2009 while living in the Caribbean, and began to incorporate this into his yoga …