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The Monastery Magazine

Exploring The Frontiers

Exploring the frontiers of science is our great passion, here at Manchester modern-day Monastery.

We're particularly interested in new scientific research that explores the boundaries between what is considered 'science' and what is considered 'spiritual.' Emerging fields in biology, such as plant consciousness, morphic resonance and epigenetics are at the forefront of exciting, new, overlapping discoveries that create new possibilities for understanding our world, our place in it and our relationship with all that exists. Combined with recent, pioneering work in neuroscience, geometry and quantum physics, we at Manchester Monastery believe that humanity is on the cusp of a huge, collective, paradigm shift.

In our science section, we'll be sharing some of the work that we have found to be both inspiring and enlightening.

We warmly invite you to explore some of this innovative and groundbreaking science.

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Health & Wellbeing


08 / 04 / 22

When Having A Baby Messes With Your Mental Health | Dr. Hayley Dunn

Pregnancy and childbirth can have a profound impact on mothers’ mental health. In this article, Dr. Hayley Dunn discusses trauma symptoms & how to get help. A 5-minute read Pregnancy, Childbirth & Mental Health Having a new baby should be a time of joy and love. For some, however, this time is marred by jarring memories […]


Consciousness meets tech



09 / 07 / 21

Consciousness Tech Meets Regeneration in Northern England | Calen Rayne

Time to Go Wyrd! Global transformational learning provider Ubiquity University is bringing its focus to two projects in the north of England. Firstly, Ubiquity is working with The School of Contemplation at Monastery Manchester on the development of certificate and degree programs in Modern Mysticism, enabling learners to get full recognition for the leading-edge programs […]


Fungi Entangled Life Merlin Sheldrake


09 / 07 / 21

Entangled Life | How Fungi Make Our Worlds, Change Our Minds, & Shape Our Futures

A 5-minute read It’s a real pleasure to share this interview with critically acclaimed author and biologist, Merlin Sheldrake, son of legendary biologist, Rupert Sheldrake, and an expert in tropical ecology.  In this interview with senior producer, J. P. Harpignies, of Bioneers, Merlin discusses his recently published book on the mysterious, underground world of fungi; Entangled […]