Cultivating Inner Peace: Leanne Whitney interviews Peter Russell in 2005

Peter Russell is a highly regarded philosopher, author, and futurist known for his pioneering work on bridging the gap between science and spirituality. With a background in mathematics, theoretical physics, experiential psychology and computer science, he has dedicated his career to exploring profound questions about the nature of the human mind and our relationship to the mounting planetary crises. Peter has authored several books that explore consciousness, spirituality and the nature of reality including, The Global Brain: The Awakening Earth in a New Century; Waking Up in Time: Finding Inner Peace in Times of Accelerating Change and From Science to God: A Physicists’s Journey into The Mystery of Consciousness. Through his books, lectures, and interviews, Peter has challenged conventional thinking, inspiring individuals to explore the depths of their own consciousness and envision a more harmonious future for humanity.

In 2005, Leanne Whitney had the unique opportunity to conduct an interview with Peter on his boat nestled in the coastal town of Sausalito, California. They delved into a wide range of topics including; exploring the nature of consciousness, self-reflection, emotion, psychic abilities and the possibility of experiencing inner peace amidst the chaos of modern life.

Leanne Whitney, PhD, is author of Consciousness in Jung and Patanjali. She is a transformational coach and also teaches yoga philosophy to yoga teachers. Her website is

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Published on December 27, 2023


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