Podcasts & Webinars

Series onNew
Conscious Language

In this series we are discussing revolutionary 'new' concepts in science and how meta-science has always held these same truths. In the vein of Promethean truth, we are exploring heretical ideas that may some day change the world.

Piecing together
the First Zodiac

Whether you are a Tropical or Sidereal astrologer, you still use twelve primary divisions, certain sets of subdivisions, polar pairs, corresponding planets, the significant aspects, and most basic, yet least understood of all, the same numerical structure which underlies the foundation of the Zodiac as we know it.

Russell von Ohlhausen

Russell is a transpersonal ontologist, research astrologer, & consciousness catalyzer; his work reflects a lifetime of study of science, religions, myths, metaphysics & most importantly —nature —and what they reveal about consciousness & human behavior. 

A student of Buddhist, Jainist, & Hermetic philosophy, Russ has travelled extensively in South East Asia, Tibet, Nepal and Cambodia. In former ‘lives’ he studied history, science and psychology at the Navarro – Texas A&M University system; Russ is a co-founder, past president and chair of the Astrological Society of Austin, served on the board of OPA (Organization for Professional Astrology), spoken at national & international conferences, such as UAC-Chicago, IVC-Kolkata, i-Astrologer, among othersHe is a member of NCGR, OPA, ISAR, KIA, C*I*A, and serves or has served in many capacities in the larger astrological, consciousness & wellness communities. He has taught on alchemy, metaphysics & meta-science at Kepler College, holds an interim directing advisor position for Kepler Research Institute, in Seattle, WA. He has been an invited writter for ASTRO.COM, C*I*A, OPA, MidHeaven, Astrology Hub, as well as other publications. He has also and lectured at various scientifically esoteric organizations such as IONS – Institute for Noetic Science.

He has also served in the U.S. Navy; was a board advisor for two orphanages & a youth organization in Nepal & Tibet. He co-created a natural ‘sustainable community space and spiritual center’ at Lotus Bend Sanctuary in south Austin, Texas. In 2005, Russ founded a non-profit organization, which, with his partner Shannon, has evolved into The Shift Foundation, dedicated to the reintegration of ancient ritual reverence with new models of spirituality in a modern world, which currently brings people together and introduces them to cultural wisdoms, ceremonial healing modalities and intentional living community.