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A written version of the lecture given by Dr Jeremy Naydler on 28th September 2020 entitled

From “Smart Planet” to Sacred Earth: Technology and the Resacralization of Nature and the Human Being

is now available on the Main Lecture Archive






Among the most memorable occasions at Temenos was the visit in 1993 by the Indian philosopher Dr Ramchandra Gandhi – we are delighted to have been able to add the recordings of all his talks to our Extended Lecture Archive.






Recently added to the Archive is the recording of the launch of Dr Raine’s  Collected Poems  in the year 2000 at the Nehru Centre. This includes talks by Brian Keeble, Keith Critchlow and Francis Warner a well as a Poetry Reading in the second part.




The recording of Chief James Trosper speaking on THE SYMBOLISM OF THE PLAINS INDIAN SUNDANCE

(19th September 2013) – has been added to the Main Lecture Archive, which is in date order.




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It is with great sadness that we relay the news of the passing of Professor Keith Critchlow, President Emeritus and co-founder of the Temenos Academy, on 8th April 2020.

May he rest in peace.




Professor Critchlow’s last film, The Art Of The Ever True, may be viewed in our


BBC Radio 4 LAST WORD Programme features Professor Critchlow:




[ Photo: Golden Ratio: Phi – Letter carving on Vermont slate, David Heskin, MA Graduate P.F.S.T.A 2020 ]