The Balinese spend half of their lives in a world hidden from the eyes of most of the world. In this world, they participate in elaborate rituals and ceremonies evoking the spirits of the ancestors. Filmmaker Michael Wiese was finally able to document these elaborate rituals and share them with the rest of the world.
Intrigue, inspired by Dan Brown’s The Da Vinci Code, draws thousands of visitors to the village of Rennes-le-Château each year. Henry Lincoln guides you through all his favorite places, including Carcassonne and Montségur and the Rennes-le-Château Pentacle of Mountains.
Join Buddhist teacher Tsoknyi Rinpoche III and a small group of western students on a journey to the remote, mountainous region of Nangchen in Eastern Tibet, and meet the Tsoknyi Nangchen Nuns who practice an ancient yogic tradition.
Is the star of Bethlehem a myth or did it really appear in the Judea night-sky at the time of Christ's birth?
In the light of the most recent scientific discoveries, this film examines the historical evidence and reaches some quite startling and exciting conclusions, raising questions about the date of Christ's birth itself, the basis of our calendar
Religious, military and economic powers, throughout history, have always acted upon what they considered to be the truth. Yet, the pursuit of that knowledge has often involved hidden motivations including the thirst for power and control.
Is it possible for science and religion to come to a harmonious explanation of how reality works and how it all may end? This episode asks theologians and scientists to shed life on just where everything came from and where it is going.