Nikki Walton is a best-selling and NAACP Image Award Nominated author, and Licensed Psychotherapist. She has appeared on Tyra, Today, Steve Harvey, Katie Couric, Nightline, and many other national programs, and has been profiled in Forbes, The NY Times, The Guardian, and many other publications She is best known for her industry-disrupting hair and lifestyle blog, CurlyNikki.com, and her many appearances on The Dr. Oz Show as its resident beauty expert.
Over the last 10 years, Nikki has expanded her platform, which not only takes her readers from outer to inner beauty, but from self-help to self-transcendence. After a decade’s long, round-the-world search for spiritual truth, she found Love inside, and now, Love is all that’s left.
On the New Growth Podcast Nikki welcomes headlining guests to explore Divine Love as the key to spiritual growth, empowered service, and inner and outer success.
Ep. 20 – Fear, Happiness, and Lovingkindness with Sharon Salzberg
Nikki Walton welcomes Sharon Salzberg for a conversation around dealing with fear, the path to happiness, staying in the heart space of lovingkindness, and much more.
Sharon Salzberg is a meditation pioneer, world-renowned teacher, and New York Times bestselling author. Get more about fear, happiness, and lovingkindness from Sharon on her Metta Hour Podcast, plus check out all her offerings at sharonsalzberg.com.
Ep. 19 – Dark Night of the Soul with Mirabai Starr
Author and speaker, Mirabai Starr joins Nikki for a conversation on traversing the Dark Night of the Soul, poetically receiving her name from Ram Dass, and finding love amidst loss.
Mirabai Starr is an award-winning author of creative non-fiction and contemporary translations of sacred literature. She taught Philosophy and World Religions at the University of New Mexico-Taos for 20 years and now teaches and speaks internationally on contemplative practice and inter-spiritual dialog. A certified bereavement counselor, Mirabai helps mourners harness the transformational power of loss. Check out her latest book, Wild Mercy: Living the Fierce and Tender Wisdom of the Women Mystics, and learn more at MirabaiStarr.com.
"Just be still and be beautiful. We are so conditioned to see these Dark Nights as problems to be solved, rather than as these gorgeous invitations to inhabit the radiance of what is."– Mirabai Starr
Ep. 18 – A Glimpse Into Your Spiritual Identity with Stephen Jay
Author and spiritual teacher, Stephen Jay, joins Nikki to discuss the Infinite Way, Herb Fitch, Joel Goldsmith, and discovering your true identity by remembering who you are.
Stephen Jay is an author and spiritual teacher whose lifework alongside his wife, Lynn Jay, is aimed at sharing the wisdom teachings of transformational 20th century mystic, Herb Fitch. Chosen to carry the Infinite Way teachings lineage started by Joel Goldsmith; Stephen, alongside Lynn, has written three volumes of the Condensed Wisdom of Herb Fitch, and continues to share the deep wisdom encased in discovering one's spiritual identity.
Wake up when you wake up: Join Nikki for a daily new morning podcast dharma series: Go(o)d Mornings with Curly Nikki
Alan Watts is Coming to the Be Here Now Network!
The Alan Watts Organization and Be Here Now Network have come together to bring you a new podcast series that dives deep into the Alan Watts Archive’s 100-hour collection of talks.
This Monday, June 7th, discover for yourself why Alan Watts has continued to inspire generations of seekers with the Alan Watts Being in the Way podcast.
This exciting new series is hosted by Mark Watts, Alan's son and archive curator. Mark and his guests share Alan Watts’ inspirational work that poetically interprets the wisdom teachings of the East for Western audiences.
Set a reminder for June 7th and subscribe to the Alan Watts Being in the Way podcast wherever you get podcasts to receive regular wisdom from Alan Watts - brought to you by the Alan Watts Organization and the Be Here Now Network!
Ep. 17 – Authentic Confidence with Humble the Poet
Ep. 16 – The Light is Carrying You with Dr. Michael Beckwith
Dr. Michael Beckwith joins Nikki to discuss manifestation, abundance, formlessness, receptivity to grace, cultivating spiritual faculty, and being an ambassador of the invisible.
Dr. Michael Bernard Beckwith is a meditation teacher, author, speaker on the Life Visioning Process, and the Founder and Spiritual Director of Agape International Spiritual Center in Los Angelos. He has addressed audiences at the United Nations, TEDx, and Oprah’s SuperSoul Sessions. As co-founder and president of the Association for Global New Thought, Dr. Beckwith has hosted His Holiness the Dalai Lama, and presented to Nelson Mandela the Gandhi King Award. Check out his new book, Prosperity, Plentitude, and Infinite Possibilities, among others, like the award winning Life Visioning and Spiritual Liberation. His new app, Beckwith Inspires, much like his weekly Instagram series, features essential spiritual tools, technologies, and practices to help shift perceptions and transform lives. For more info, head over to MichaelBeckwith.com