April 2020

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What is religion anyway?

As readers may have worked out, my interest is focused on my inner life and self-consciousness, rather than the external world of the senses. So inevitably the word "Religion" crops up, along with "Sp... read more..

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What's the difference between Adults and babies?

Stupid question? Well, there are differences, which I find fundamental today and which - had I or my parents realised this earlier - might well have helped me to become a more fulfilled person in this... read more..

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What makes us human

 What makes a human being human? We have a lot of attributes, but which one are the ones that are part of our basic nature?  I find this Video which Prem Rawat made on the 19th of April 202 read more..

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Frightened of death? Why?

I've been listening to a radio programme, where there was a discussion about the fact that for many people the Corona virus has confronted them unavoidably with the reality of their own mortality. And... read more..

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The blame game using the example of the USA

In order to avoid responsibility, you have to be able to pass it on to someone else who accepts that responsibility or, alternatively, you don't look for someone willing to take on the responsibility ... read more..

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Love as modern slavery

As the lockdown for Coronavirus continues, so the domestic violence crimes are increasing. Of course, only those reported are in the statistics, if a all. So why is that? To me, the answer can be fou... read more..

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Greed is a sickness based on duty

Greed follows us everywhere. And it never leads to anything better, but tends to become satisfied at the expense of others. I once had a boss, who told me that the objective was that "somebody else do... read more..

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Do rituals help me become conscious?

Where is the world awake? In the senses. People want to eat and drink and have children, and then they die a dog's death. ... They arealways awake for the senses. Even their religion is just fo read more..

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What does life after death mean?

"That is another great lesson. Spirituality can never be attained unless all material ideas are given up. ... What is in the senses? The senses are all delusion. People wish to retain them read more..

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Alone is not alone

Now that most people are under some kind of lockdown, more and more people are feeling frustrated, frighted and in many cases, lonely. I live on my own, in a block of flats and hardly see my neighbour... read more..

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Nationalism - a fundamental Illusion of Freedom

One of the things I read a lot these days, is about the rise of Nationalism in many places. If ever there has been anything more illusory than nationalism, I'm not aware of it. What on earth makes ... read more..

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