Andrew Harvey has taught at Oxford University, Cornell University, Hobart and William Smith Colleges, The California Institute of Integral Studies, and the University of Creation Spirituality as well as the at various spiritual centers throughout the United States. He was the subject of the 1993 BBC film documentary The Making of a Modern Mystic and appears also in Rumi Turning Ecstatic and The Consciousness of the Christ: Reclaiming Jesus for A New Humanity. Andrew Harvey is Founder Director of the Institute of Sacred Activism. Harvey has published over 20 books including The Hope a Guide to Sacred Activism (Hay House) and Heart Yoga the Sacred  Marriage of Yoga and MysticismAndrew credits his early childhood in south India as shaping his sense of the inner unity of all religions. He attended Oxford University, where he became the youngest person ever to be awarded a fellowship to All Soul’s College, England’s highest academic honor. He later returned to India and over 30 years studied and practiced Hinduism, Buddhism and Sufism. In 1992, he met Father Bede Griffiths and it was this meeting that helped Andrew synthesize the whole of his mystical explorations and reconcile eastern with western mysticism. In 2005, in the historic Santuario de Guadalupe in Santa Fe New Mexico, Andrew Harvey delivered his vision of the contemporary crisis confronting us in today’s world and its potential solution in what he has termed “Sacred Activism,” which he sees as the culmination of his life’s work. This extraordinary occasion was made into a documentary film by the Hartley Film FoundationHe currently has a spiritual counseling practice in Arkansas and is available for spiritual direction via phone.