19 02, 2019

Welcome to the Restaurant at the end of ccc19 cChallenge

By |2019-02-19T13:18:00+00:00February 19th, 2019|A. Contexting Intelligences, B. Individual Intelligences, C. Collective Intelligences, D. Strategic Intelligences, E. Evolutionary Intelligences, Inquiry|0 Comments

After 30 days of cChallenge experience, our Meta-Findhorn cChallengers gathered to celebrate and talk about our experiences on  Feb. 7 with a World Cafe (not quite the Restaurant at the End of the Universe for fans of Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy)- but we enjoyed enough libations and eco-friendly treats to generate lively conversation! (For details [...]

19 01, 2019

cChallenge Draws On & Creates MetaCapitals

By |2019-02-19T13:21:03+00:00January 19th, 2019|A. Contexting Intelligences, Action, B. Individual Intelligences, C. Collective Intelligences, D. Strategic Intelligences, Designing Impact, E. Evolutionary Intelligences, H. Research, Inquiry, Inquiry, Integral Maps, Learning Lhabitat, Master Intelligence, Navigating - IVSM, Placecaring, Placemaking|1 Comment

I tend to be a big picture thinker. So, when I survey all the cChallenges that are underway with the ccc19cChallenge, I recognize that we are drawing on resources or capitals that arise from the larger community that I call Meta-Findhorn. My colleague Sean Esborn-Hargens of MetaIntegral has identified 10 Capitals that most [...]

13 01, 2019

How Do You and I Make Drawdown Personal?

By |2019-02-19T13:21:48+00:00January 13th, 2019|Caring, D. Strategic Intelligences, H. Research, Householder Dharma, Inquiry|0 Comments

This is the first of a series focusing on the ccc19 cChallenge experiment taking place in the Findhorn Community. Each of us 30 people (for 30 days) who is registered for the cChallenge has chosen our own cChange. In many ways we are supported by the culture and eco-village society in which we live. [...]

4 01, 2019

The Manifesto of New Sincerity

By |2019-01-04T20:01:07+00:00January 4th, 2019|A. Contexting Intelligences, B. Individual Intelligences, Book 3, C. Collective Intelligences, Capacity Building, Caring, Complex Challenges, Contexting, D. Strategic Intelligences, E. Evolutionary Intelligences, Reframing|2 Comments

We are moved to start 2019 with the publication of  The Manifesto of New Sincerity, written by Oleg Lega. In a year when so many commitments are being drafted, challenged and made, this Manifesto calls forth the qualities that our Book 3, Integral City 3.7 proposes are needed to reframe our complex challenges: Caring, Contexting [...]

19 12, 2018

The Knowing Field and Constellating for the Collective

By |2018-12-19T20:39:02+00:00December 19th, 2018|C. Collective Intelligences, D. Strategic Intelligences, Designing Impact, Inquiry, Spiritual intelligence, Storytelling - Cultures, Systemic Constellation Work|0 Comments

by Diana Claire Douglas, Founder of Knowing Field Designs Systemic Constellation Work is a philosophy, a body of teachings, and an experiential and embodied process used to explore questions or issues, to test propositions and to design with the emerging future. There is a new branch of Systemic Constellation Work emerging—an evolution of Family [...]

19 12, 2018

Diana Claire Douglas: Meshworker of the Year 2018

By |2018-12-19T12:27:14+00:00December 19th, 2018|Knowing Field, Meshworking|1 Comment

Diana Claire Douglas is the Integral City Meshworker 2018. Diana Claire Douglas is a Systemic facilitator, coach and consultant, founder of Knowing Field Designs, artist and writer. She is internationally certified as an Organizational Constellation Work facilitator through the Bert Hellinger Institute of the Netherlands. As an adult educator, she has facilitated groups [...]

11 12, 2018

Beyond Promoting Climate Change & Consciousness: Findhorn Foundation Lives the Change it Wants to See in the World

By |2018-12-11T15:35:16+00:00December 11th, 2018|A. Contexting Intelligences, B. Individual Intelligences, Book 3, C. Collective Intelligences, Complex Challenges, Contexting, D. Strategic Intelligences, Ecosphere, H. Research, Inquiry, Navigating - IVSM, Storytelling - Cultures|0 Comments

We are trying an experiment in the Findhorn Foundation and Community. We wanted to engage the greater Findhorn Community with the importance of the upcoming conference on Climate Change & Consciousness 2019. cCC2019 cCHALLENGE Think Cosmically  Feel Globally   Act Locally  Inspired by Prof. Karen O’Brien and her cCHANGE team from University of Oslo, [...]

3 12, 2018

Discover the Invisible City Emerging through Capacity Building, Caring, Contexting

By |2018-12-04T10:50:44+00:00December 3rd, 2018|A. Contexting Intelligences, Book 3, Capacity Building, Caring, Complex Challenges, Contexting, D. Strategic Intelligences, E. Evolutionary Intelligences, Reframing|0 Comments

Integral City 3.7 explores the Invisible City through Caring (values), Contexting (life conditions) and Capacity Building (at multiple scales). Through these lenses the hidden but very real dynamics of the city can be explored - especially for the ".7" in the title - calling us to make decisions in consideration of the 7th generation [...]

30 10, 2018

Allelujah Sanctuary!! From Alone with God to Together with God

By |2018-12-16T20:37:53+00:00October 30th, 2018|A. Contexting Intelligences, B. Individual Intelligences, C. Collective Intelligences, Emergence, Spiritual intelligence, Voices|0 Comments

I have had a daily meditation practice since 1984 when I returned to Canada from living abroad. I took the training for TM, learning that the benefits of meditation accrue after regular and extended practice. Being an Eldest Daughter, I had the quality of dedication deeply ingrained in my psyche. So, I set [...]

29 10, 2018

4 Voices of Taizé: 4 Voices of Integral City

By |2018-12-16T20:38:42+00:00October 29th, 2018|B. Individual Intelligences, C. Collective Intelligences, Integral Maps, Spirituality, Voices|0 Comments

Since I have moved to Findhorn Foundation Ecovillage in February 2018, I have committed to two collective practices both of which start my day. The first starts at 8am in the Nature Sanctuary (the second practice is Sanctuary which I will write about in the next blog). Taizé is a beautiful tradition of [...]