Sounds of SAND is a podcast from Science and Nonduality which contemplates and reveres the beauty, complexity, pain, and great mystery that weave the infinite cycles of existence.
We explore beyond ultimate truths, binary thinking, and individual awakening while acknowledging humanity as a mere part of the intricate web of life.
Episodes tap into SAND’s rich history and collaborative future by presenting talks, dialogs, interviews, readings, music, and recordings from SAND Conferences, events, and webinars weaving timeless wisdom and embodied experience.
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Dr. Daniel Foor is a ritualist and educator focused on helping others to reclaim their innate capacity to relate with their ancestors and with the greater web of other-than-human kin.
He is the author of Ancestral Medicine: Rituals for Personal and Family Healing and an internationally respected teacher of ancestor reverence and ritual. Since 2004 Daniel has guided over one hundred multi-day ancestor-focused healing rituals in eight countries, reached thousands of participants through personal sessions and online courses, and mentored over 150 practitioners to facilitate the work of ancestral healing.
00:00:00 – Introduction
00:02:41 – Daniel’s Lineage and Ancestry
00:05:03 – Genesis of Ancestral Medicine
00:07:42 – Ancestor Work Along the Spiritual Path
00:11:36 – Trauma and Ancestors
00:18:00 – Animism
00:24:36 – Descendants, Ancestors, and Captain Kirk
00:26:10 – How to Begin Ancestor Work
00:35:25 – Special and Not-so-special Ancestors
00:40:58 – The Role of Ritual
00:44:12 – Ancestor Work and Children
00:48:34 – Ancestors Living Through Us and Addictions
00:54:04 – Expanding Ancestry
01:00:33 – Epigenentics
01:05:14 – Connecting to Our Ancestral Lands
01:09:50 – How to Connect
Science and Nonduality is a community inspired by timeless wisdom, informed by cutting-edge science, and grounded in direct experience. We come together in an open-hearted exploration while celebrating our humanity.