Alan Watts

In this inspiring short 6 minute video, Alan Watts speaks about silence and having a good teacher.  Alan Watts was a well-known British philosopher, writer and speaker, best known for his interpretation of Eastern philosophy for Western audiences. Let’s listen to his wisdom…

In this wisdom packed 4 minute audio, Alan responds to the question, “What if you stopped thinking all the time?” and then helps us understand the purpose of meditation. Let’s listen in…

In this astonishing 11 minute audio clip, Alan Watts talks to us about our ability to discover the secret to life and how to see through the game of life. Let’s listen as we taste these tiny gems of wisdom as they pertain to our every day life…

Alan Watts was a prominent British philosopher, writer and speaker, who is recognized for interpreting and promoting Eastern Philosophy by making it accessible to the Western audience. His services as a volunteer programmer at KPFA, a Pacifica Radio station in Berkeley made him a very famous figure in San Francisco Bay Area.

This 28 minute video that contain the complete live original TV series episode called “Things and Think”. Most of the material out there from Alan are bits and pieces of his teachings, but this is a complete episode from his TV show. Excellent material.

In this 9 minute audio, Alan Watts explains that he is not a guru, he’s not trying to change us, he is doing what he is compelled to do or say. He explains that his goal is not to gain followers, but to help people shed their needs to never require the guidance of a teacher again. Let’s listen as he explains…

In this very interesting little audio clip from Alan Watts, we find him talking about several topics converging on the principle of surrender and trust. Interestingly, he also discuses why “Realized” beings still have a strong personality… let’s listen.

In this extremely well produced 5 minute video, Alan Watts explains that there is no reason to keep doing what you don’t like so that you can finance your life of doing what you don’t like, and live a long time doing what you don’t like. Life is to short to live in misery for the sake of money, so the first question we must ask is, “What do I desire”. Let’s listen to these wise words of advice…

This 27 minute video that contain the complete live original TV series episode called “Time”. Most of the material out there from Alan are bits and pieces of his teachings, but this is a complete episode from his TV show. Excellent material.

This audio/video from Alan watts may only be three minutes long but it contains the secret to making everything we call “work” more pleasant and enjoyable. Let’s listen in on this simple advice…

This 28 minute video that contain the complete live original TV series episode called “The Void”. Most of the material out there from Alan are bits and pieces of his teachings, but this is a complete episode from his TV show. Excellent material.

This 28 minute video that contain the complete live original TV series episode called “The Silent Mind”. Most of the material out there from Alan are bits and pieces of his teachings, but this is a complete episode from his TV show. Excellent material.

In this lovely 10 minute audio from one of his lectures, Alan Watts helps us explore the idea of death and what comes after it. In his usual style, Alan takes us on a step-by-step progression in understanding of what may be possible after death. Let’s listen…

This is a very interesting seven minute clip from Alan Watts in which he starts out explaining that he is not a Guru and goes on to explain that ultimately WE are the ones who assign authority to whatever Guru, teacher or doctrines we end up following.

In this short 3 1/2 minute video, Alan shares a unique perspective on our decision making process and choice making.

In this beautifully produced 5 minute video, Alan explains that there is essentially only one energy disguised in infinite forms and movements, and at the center of it all is “That” which you are.

In this eye opening 10 minute audio, Alan Watts dives in to the common belief that all we have to do to change our lives is change our thoughts and beliefs (our mind). At first this may seem very valid and logical but by taking a closer look we come to realize that the task at hand may be altogether impossible. Let’s listen carefully…

In this great eight minute audio clip from one of his talks, Alan describes the cause and futility of anxiety and how when certain realizations take place, there is no longer ground for anxiety to even exist. Let’s listen…

This is another amazing little 12 minute clip from Alan Watts. In this installment, Alan gives us a peek into the workings of the universe and our place “in it”. There is enough wisdom in this little video to watch at least a dozen times. Let’s enjoy…

In this ten minute audio, Alan explores the idea that human beings are actually a symptom of nature, inseparable from nature, in order to realize that to fight against nature or to try to control nature in any way is a joke we are playing on ourselves because there is no separate being to do so.

Alan has a wonderful way of explain things without mysticism or dogma. In this 9 minute video, he takes us on a closer look into the unreality of the ego.

In this super short 4 minute video, Alan Watts takes a closer look at “falling in love” to discover that love itself is an act of faith and surrender.

In this 5 minute video Alan shows us how everything in nature is happening spontaneously and that we as humans are forcing ourselves to live for the future causing all kinds of problems for ourselves.

In this AMAZING eight minute audio from Alan, he explains in simple terms how the universe works and why our very existence is essential for the existence of the entire universe. Let’s listen in as Alan explains…

This 28 minute video that contain the complete live original TV series episode called “Discipline of Zen”. Most of the material out there from Alan are bits and pieces of his teachings, but this is a complete episode from his TV show. Excellent material.