• Spiritual Revolution
    Celebrating the evolution of Eastern spirituality in America
  • The Field of Infinite Potentiality with Pam Grout
    Pam Grout explains her belief that the world is abundant and unlimited.
  • American Mystic
    This bold and artful documentary braids together the stories of three young Americans who have chosen to sacrifice comforts in order to embrace the fringes of alternative religion.
  • Arise
    On every continent, women are rising up and leading efforts to protect and restore the natural environment.

Spiritual Growth

Add inspiration to your life with Gaiam TV's films and documentaries. Through personal development, spirituality and self improvement, we offer the tools to help you manifest real life changes.

New & Noteworthy

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4.6
Season 7, Episode 34
The Field of Infinite Potentiality with Pam Grout (July 2015)Inspirations
Season 7, Episode 34
, 31 minutes
There are many rules we go by in life, but where do they come from? In two of her recent books, best-selling author Pam Grout has codified some of those rules.
Available worldwide
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4.830555
I AM (2011)
78 minutes
Successful Hollywood director Tom Shadyac speaks with intellectual and spiritual leaders about what's wrong with our world and how we can improve both it and the way we live in it.
Only available in Canada, United States
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4.27586
The Edge of Dreaming (2010)
73 minutes
Amy Hardie is a rational woman and professional filmmaker until she has a dream that her horse will die, and wakes to discover him dead in her field.
Available worldwide
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4.8169
Ram Dass Fierce Grace (2001)
94 minutes
Ram Dass Fierce Grace is an engrossing, poignant meditation on spirituality, consciousness, healing and the unexpected grace of aging.
Only available in Canada, United States

The Evolution of Eastern Spirituality in America

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4.5
Spiritual Revolution (2008)
124 minutes
Spiritual Revolution chronicles the evolution of Eastern spirituality in America, from its popularization in the counterculture of the 1960s to its widespread infusion into every aspect of our contemporary society.
Available worldwide
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4.1
American Mystic (2010)
81 minutes
Set against the rich, color-soaked backdrop of America's rural landscapes, this bold and artful documentary braids together the stories of three young Americans who have chosen to sacrifice comforts in order to embrace the ...
Available worldwide
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4.86035
One Track Heart (2012)
72 minutes
One Track Heart: The Story of Krishna Das follows Jeffrey Kagel, a young musician, on his journey to India and back, his struggles with depression and drug abuse, and his eventual emergence as Krishna Das — the world-renowned ...
Available worldwide
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4.756095
Crazy Wisdom (2011)
89 minutes
Crazy Wisdom explores the arrival of Tibetan Buddhism in America through the story of Chogyam Trungpa, who landed in the U.S. in 1970. Trungpa became renowned for translating ancient Buddhist concepts into language and ideas ...
Available worldwide

Pathways in Meditation

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4.827585
Season 1, Episode 19
This Is Your Brain on Meditation with Joe Dispenza (April 2013)Healing Matrix
Season 1, Episode 19
, 65 minutes
Can simple meditation practices help you re-wire your brain? Yes, explains Joe Dispenza, D.C., author of Breaking the Habit of Being Yourself.
Available worldwide
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4.75926
Path of Freedom (2012)
10 minutes
In the harsh environment of a Rhode Island men's prison, a group of fifty inmates are transforming their lives through the practice of meditation.
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4.70968
Episode 3
Meditation (1972)The Essential Lectures of Alan Watts
Episode 3
, 30 minutes
As Alan Watts explains, “A person who thinks all the time has nothing to think about except thoughts and loses touch with reality.” He covers basic mediation techniques, including listening without naming and mantras or sonic ...
Only available in Canada, United States
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4.833335
Episode 1
My Path to Meditation: Noah’s Story (2015)Dharma Punx: Guided Meditations with Noah Levine
Episode 1
, 17 minutes
Noah Levine shares the story of his own path to meditation. He was angry and rebellious as a youth, abusing drugs and alcohol, and getting into all kinds of scrapes with the law. As he began to see a need for change, he was ...
Available worldwide

Be the Change

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4.797755
The Human Experience (2008)
90 minutes
The true story of two brothers who embark on a remarkable quest to find meaning – and light – in a seemingly dark world.
Only available in Canada, United States
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4.142855
Episode 2
John Mackey: The Upward Flow of Human Development – Part 1 (2015)Success 3.0 Summit - Success Talks
Episode 2
, 24 minutes
Life is about learning and growing. Not just individuals, but organizations, cultures and civilizations. Humanity desperately needs to move higher in our consciousness if we are going to solve the problems and challenges that ...
Available worldwide
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4.873565
Arise (2012)
80 minutes
On every continent, women are rising up and leading efforts to protect and restore the natural environment, serving as role models and empowering others to respect the earth and take action.
Available worldwide
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5
Season 4, Episode 19
The Gift of Laughter with Yakov Smirnoff (August 2013)Inspirations
Season 4, Episode 19
, 63 minutes
According to Yakov Smirnoff, laughter is more than just a human response; it’s a gauge of a happy relationship. The Russian expat comedian has spent the last several decades delivering the gospel of laughter.
Available worldwide
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4.75
Episode 18
Buddhism and Christianity (1960)Alan Watts on Eastern Wisdom and Modern Life
Episode 18
, 29 minutes
Alan Watts brings his expertise to bear in this presentation of Mahayana Buddhist and traditional Christian world views.
Only available in Canada, United States
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4.71739
Jesus & Buddha: Practicing Across Traditions (2012)
44 minutes
Three leading figures in today’s Buddhist-Christian dialogue share their personal journeys. We learn how following the path of the Buddha has informed and deepened their understanding of who Jesus was and what he taught.
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4.408335
The Hidden Story Of Jesus – Part 1 (2007)
44 minutes
Renowned theologian Robert Beckford traces the astonishing similarities of the stories surrounding the lives of Jesus and other religious figures, including Horus, Mithras, Krishna and Buddha.
Only available in Canada, United States
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3.70968
Beads on One String (2010)
61 minutes
A road movie about the spiritual path: Inspired by Meher Baba, 50 strangers from different religions travel 3,000 miles in 21 days to a rare collection of the most stunning holy sites in India. Their aim – to find a common ...
Only available in Canada, United States

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