is an author and speaker and the founder of the Awakening Coaching Training
in Nevada City, California
, a training program dedicated to "the awakening of consciousness within the context of ordinary life."
Ardagh was educated in England, at The King's School, Canterbury
, and later at Cambridge University
, where he earned a master’s degree in literature. After graduating from Cambridge, Ardagh studied and lived with a number of spiritual teachers, both in Asia and in the United States. In 1987 he founded the Alchemy Institute in Seattle
, Washington, and trained several hundred people as counsellors.In 1991 he went to India
for a two week vacation and met H. W. L. Poonja
, a direct devotee of Ramana Maharshi
In 1995 Ardagh developed the Living Essence Training. Ardagh is a member of the Transformational Leadership Council
. He speaks at international conferences, and has appeared on TV, on the radio, and in print media. He also teaches the Deeper Love seminars with his Norwegian wife, Chameli Gad Ardagh
. They live in Nevada City, CA
with his two sons.
- Relaxing into Clear Seeing, Self X Press, Nevada City, CA 1997
- How About Now, Self X Press, Nevada City, CA 1999
- The Last Laugh, Self X Press, Nevada City, CA 2003
- The Translucent Revolution, New World Library,......