Tag Archives: Consciousness

medi Spirituality

Is Meditation An Opiate Or A Revolutionary Act?

Mindfulness is under attack. Much has been written in the past few years about the unfortunate secularization of this Buddhist meditation technique.  Strong opinions are held on both sides of the issue. In this article, I will explore what’s being said and offer some opinions of my own. The Criticism Purser and Loy’s Beyond Mindfulness […]
prop Philosophy

Propaganda: Do You Know You’re Soaking In It?

Each and every day we are subject to propaganda, yet many of us are oblivious to the fact that we are being manipulated so frequently. In light of compelling information and evidence which supports largely predictable outcomes, propaganda can be used to confuse, obstruct, and distract individuals and society from clearly understanding the issues at […]
QUANTUM Discover

The Top 3 Mind-Boggling Quantum Experiments That Will Drop Your Jaw

Quantum physics has revealed that the true nature of our reality is much “weirder” than we previously thought. Findings in this realm challenge various belief systems that are still firmly held by a large portion of mainstream science. The modern scientific worldview is predicated on assumptions closely associated with classical physics. This has become dominant in academia, […]
lessonsfromtheflow Philosophy

What Happens When a Couple Gives Away Everything?

“In a mother’s womb were two babies. One asked the other: “Do you believe in life after delivery?” “Why, of course. There has to be something after delivery. Maybe we are here to prepare ourselves for what we will be later.” “Nonsense,” said the first. “There is no life after delivery.” Bessie Bardot and Geoff […]
spirit Spirituality

Do Spirituality & Religion Increase Overall Happiness?

Let’s examine briefly the fundamental difference between religion and spirituality. Religion is defined as a set of beliefs concerning the cause, nature, and purpose of the universe. Most religious involvement usually involves devotional and ritual observances and often prescribes a moral code governing the conduct of human affairs. “Happy are those conscious of their spiritual […]
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Next Time You Brush Your Teeth Try This

When is the last time you recalled what it felt like to brush your teeth? Did you pay attention to what was happening? Brushing your teeth is an action that we do (or should do) every day, yet it has become so habitual that we don’t remember what it feels like or what we are […]
marblelight Spirituality

Shadows & Light: Understanding Our Archetypal Nature

“I thought of Jung as a noetic archeologist, [he] provided maps of the unconscious.” – Terence McKenna Most of us imagine that we know ourselves pretty well. But like a periscope thinking it’s the whole submarine, our self-image makes no accommodation for the fact of the unconscious.  However, there are maps that can help us. If we are honest, […]
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Neuroscientist Describes Documented Cases Of Humans “Flying” Outside Of Their Body

Scientific knowledge is expanding every day at an exponential rate, and the implications of new developments, particularly those that challenge the current framework regarding the true nature of reality, are far-reaching indeed. One area that continues to become a focal point of study for many physicians and neuroscientists is the relationship between mind, brain, and consciousness. Is […]