Tell me, who you are.

What is an EI?

There are many books and websites on the Enlightenment Intensive. Yet here are a couple of basic questions we had, when we were about to take our first EI. If you want to know more: visit the "More EI Material"-page.

The Answers...

... are not given by us. Instead we are citing masters and participants.


1 Charles Berner, "25th Anniversary Talk on the Enlightenment Intensive", http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QQHW7AkrLc4, min. 5:42
2 Russell Scott, "Interview with Veteran Teacher Russell Scott...", https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SEwW6058ewY, (minutes: 2.1: 1:22, 2.2: 7:20, 2.3: 1:02)
3 Yoah Waxler, "Enlightenment in a Weekend", http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=98u65lhlzho, min. 0:18
4 Jeremiah Jeff Love, "Polishing the Mirror, an introduction to the Enlightenment Intensive Retreat", www.dyade.free.fr/polishmirroir.pdf, (4.1: page 2, 4.2: page 7)
5 Peter Ralston, Website, section "Contemplation Intensive", http://www.chenghsin.com/workshop-contemplation-intensive.html
6 Lawrence Noyes, "The Enlightenment Intensive", ISBN-13:978-1-883319-73-1 (6.1: page xiv, 6.2: page xvi, 6.3 page: 27, 6.4: page 156, 6.5: page 158)
7 Daniel Dacre, Ellen Dacre and Jennie McShannon, Website, various sections, http://www.enlightenment-intensives.org.uk
8 Russell Scott, Website, http://www.awakentheguruinyou.com/coming-home-to-your-true-self.html
9 Participant, "Enlightenment Intensive Introductory Video", http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1U7L4G0Ds_s, min. 5:42