Don Weiner is a retired Ph.D. psychologist. He has been teaching meditation to a variety of populations for 50 years and is a Murshid(senior teacher) in the Inayatiyya (a Sufi Order). He has written GPS for the Spiritual Journey and Upgrading the Operating System of theSoul: A Manual of Quantum Sufism. He and his wife Diane have written The Gabrielite Work – Broadband Spirituality for the21st Century. They have developed a synthesis of their work together over the years called the Gabrielite Work, which offers advanced spiritual methodology integrating contemporary scientific discoveries with the wisdom of ancient Sufi traditions. Diane Weiner is a retired public-school counselor. She enjoys an active artistic life, creating in the multi-media field. Most of her teaching has introduced church populations to the teachings and practices of the Inayatiyya, in which she has been recognized as a Murshida (senior teacher). She has enjoyed teaching and co-writing with Don, and co-creating the Gabrielite Work, which challenged spiritual aspirants to express their unique talents and abilities on their paths of realization.
Awakening as a Human*Divine Being by Donald E. Weiner, Ph.D. and Diane Weiner, M.S., ©2021, published by Xlibris and available onAmazon.com
The Gabrielite Work: Broadband Spirituality for the 21st Century by Donald E. Weiner, Ph.D., and Diane Weiner, M.S., © 2012, published by
Donald E. Weiner and Diane Weiner.
Psychoenergetic Science: a Second Copernican-Scale Revolution by William A. Tiller, Ph.D., © 2007, published by Pavior.
Upgrading the Operating System of the Soul: A Manual of Quantum Sufism by Donald E. Weiner, Ph.D., © 2004, published by Xlibris
Here’s a link to the playlists on our youtube channel.
Here is a description of their upcoming series of classes:
Opening Your Presence, A Series of Zoom classes byDon & Diane Weiner
Sept. 9, Oct. 14, Nov. 11, and Dec. 97:00-8:30 PM Central Time
Each class will include one hour of presentation, practices, and guided meditation followed by 30 minutes of group sharing. There is nocharge for this series, which is open to everyone, but we encourage participants to attend all four classes, if possible. Contact Don –email@example.com to register and receive a zoom link for the series. If you would like to watch videos of classes we have previously presented,they are on my YouTube channel – drdonwcc.
Definition of consciousness: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Consciousness
Human Consciousness: Where Is It From and What Is It for
by Boris Kotchoubey
Institute of Medical Psychology and Behavioral Neurobiology, University of Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany
Both of these are from the same site: animal-ethics.org
Criteria for recognizing sentience
What beings are conscious?