Craig Hamilton

Craig Hamilton is a pioneer in the emerging field of evolutionary spirituality. In his inspired writings, talks, and teachings, he calls us to awaken beyond the confines of the separate ego and dedicate our lives to the further evolution of consciousness itself.

As the founder and guiding force behind Integral Enlightenment, Craig offers spiritual guidance and teachings to a growing international community of thousands of students in 30 countries around the world. Through his online Academy for Evolutionaries, he teaches a series of experiential telecourses guiding participants through a process of spiritual awakening into an "evolutionary relationship to life."

Craig's work at Integral Enlightenment integrates decades of intensive spiritual practice with insights gleaned during his eight years as Senior Editor of the award-winning What Is Enlightenment? magazine. For 13 years, he participated in the dynamic living "laboratory of evolution" known as EnlightenNext, and played a key role in the leadership of this thriving international spiritual community. In his current work, he is helping to articulate an authentic evolutionary spirituality—an "integral enlightenment" which illuminates the vital relationship between individual transformation and collective evolution.

Craig is a founding member of Ken Wilber's Integral Institute, a member of Deepak Chopra's Evolutionary Leaders Forum, and was a participant in the Synthesis Dialogues, a 35-person interdisciplinary think tank presided over by His Holiness the Dalai Lama. His celebrated conversations with other luminaries form the basis of the acclaimed webinar series', "The Great Integral Awakening: Pioneering A New Spiritual Path," and "Awakening the Impulse to Evolve: The Birth of Evolutionary Spirituality." He has also been a contributor to Shift magazine and co-authored IONS' 2008 Shift Report. Craig lives with his wife, Claire, in San Rafael, California. 

For more information, please visit integralenlightenment.com.

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Today’s Brilliance from Craig Hamilton

In our deepest spiritual moments, we’ve all sensed that an extraordinary transformation is possible—a radical realignment at the deepest levels of our being that would not only liberate us from our personal suffering but would infuse our lives with a sacred, cosmic sense of meaning, purpose and wholeness. Yet, in the face of life’s challenges, it’s easy to lose touch with this deeper sense of potential, and even begin to doubt that such a lofty possibility really exists. I want you to know that the highest possibility you’ve glimpsed, the most glorious potential you’ve sensed is not a figment of… Read more.