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Imagine 2045

Imagine 2045: A Conversation with Society 2045

If we let our imagination run free, what kind of a future do we see 25 years from now? What does the world look like? Does humanity fulfill the aspirations and dreams that inspire the current generation of searchers and activists striving to create a brighter future?

Bridging an Arch to Creativity and Cooperation

Here we offer a two-part video contemplation, A Journey of Many Bridges, which invites us to take a different approach to access our imagination, inspiration, and new ways of seeing our life and its purpose.

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Homo Universalis Activates

Homo Universalis Activates: Becoming a Whole Person

It’s time to embrace the bold proposition that evolution has moved forward (and is still doing so) and the future has arrived. Homo sapiens, welcome Homo Universalis, the whole person. Join Jeff Vander Clute and Aviv Shahar for a deeper look.


daily practices

It is through practices today that we can become a living expression of the future we seek 

In the collective wisdom ​of shared practices, each of us can find our evolutionary path to becoming more human

Searing Moments and Their Transformational Power

The practice of searing moments begins to open up the broader permission of a self-authored life. We can release their potential, and with that a tremendous healing can bring new permission on our journey.




Can a global community of people, each carrying their own unique journey of discovery, come together to inquire at the edge of purposeful evolution?

We think so, and we hope that you will too by choosing to become a part of this exploration as a Portals member

Become a Portals Member Today

Is it possible to come together, as a community of kindred spirits across the globe, to create an ongoing exchange around the ideas, discoveries, and practices that can enable us all to be participants in the emergence of the future?


Portals Podcast

The Portals of Perception PodcastPortals has launched its conversations in a podcast format on all the major channels. We'll be publishing the full-length recordings so the entire exploration will be accessible with a single click. It's now easier than ever to take us with you! And subscribe to our YouTube channel.

The ability to move or inspire a listener doesn’t come from technical skill or a particular setting; it’s what’s inside the artist and the music.

Discover Essence Music: The Emergence of a Collective Agency

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Every journey begins with a question

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Who are we becoming?

Who can we become?

And how do we navigate our way through the unknown?