Darpan is a neo-shaman and urban mystic. He travels extensively around the world delivering concerts, sound healing seminars and shamanic retreats. He is a living synthesis of his teachings and is an inspirational speaker and gifted musician. He is also deeply influenced by Tibetan Bhuddist and Taoist philosophy.
Darpan is a spontaneous and engaging speaker with a natural flair for embellishing his talks with interesting stories, anecdotal references and rich personal experience. He delivers a wealth of information within a context which inspires and motivates. His passion is creating positive change by initiating vision and awakening new perspectives.
He is a man of many talents and has worked at various times as an actor, musician, teacher, therapist and counsellor.
Biography courtesy of Darpan's website (link here)
Darpan has been a guest on 1 episode.
Episode 8: Can we change the system without changing ourselves? A Taoistic perspective with Darpan
October 2nd, 2020 | Season 1 | 1 hr 21 mins
darpan, holistic activism, post-growth, spirituality
Many times on PGAP we have discussed how critical it is to live in a way that is Ecocentric rather than Anthropocentric. To decolonise our economies and societies so they are living within the laws of nature rather than trying to dominate the natural world.
So what needs to change and how to we facilitate this change? Do we rally against corporations, governments, capitalism and neoliberalism? Or do we need to stop changing the cruel churning world and work to shift our cruel churning minds caught in trauma, language, concepts and judgement? Can one even separate one without the other?