World-renowned spiritual medium James Van Praagh is the #1 New York Times best-selling author of over a dozen international best-sellers, including his debut, Talking to Heaven. He is considered one of the most widely-recognized and accurate spiritual mediums working today. 

A “survival evidence medium,” Van Praagh provides evidential proof of life after death via highly detailed messages from the spiritual realm. He is hailed throughout the world as a pioneer of the mediumship movement.

For over three decades, his messages have brought comfort and peace to millions grieving lost loved ones or fearing death and the unknown. He is recognized annually on Watkins List of the 100 Most Spiritually Influential Living People – a prestigious list of spiritual teachers, activists, authors, and thinkers.

James Van Praagh has appeared on countless national radio and television shows throughout his career, including The Oprah Winfrey Show, Larry King Live, Dr. Phil, 48 Hours, The View, The Joy Behar Show, Chelsea Lately Coast to Coast AM, and many more. He was the host of his own internationally syndicated television show, Beyond. James has also been a successful producer for CBS, creating a mini-series Living with the Dead, based on his life and The Dead Will Tell, starring Eva Longoria. He is the creator and executive producer of CBS’s long-running series The Ghost Whisperer starring Jennifer Love Hewitt. Presently he continues to develop high-minded programming and consults for international productions companies.

Several years back, he launched The James Van Praagh School of Mystical Arts at; a labor of love, years in the making that offers a variety of multimedia online learning experiences, from professional certifications courses to audio and video courses and has recently been recognized as the #1 Online Learning platform for students interested in exploring all things spiritual.

Van Praagh’s book titles include:  Talking To Heaven, Reaching to Heaven, Healing Grief, Heaven and Earth, Looking Beyond, Meditations, Ghosts Among Us, Unfinished Business, Growing Up In Heaven, Adventures of the Soul, How to Heal a Grieving Heart, and The Power of Love.

Currently, fans of James can tune in to his popular spiritual video podcast, Both Sides Now and Beyond, every Monday evening on the James Van Praagh YouTube channel and his Facebook platform. He continues to share messages from the spirit world and assist people during their life journeys on his international Evenings of Spirit and Psychic Insights which can be accessed through his website: