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The Light from Within: A Letter

  “My friend, do not lose yourself in blinding faith. Find yourself through sparks of insight. You will then advance toward the soothing flame of enlightenment. “Life, at all levels of abstraction, can be visualized as Chakras, or circles of … Continue reading

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Selflessness and Spirituality: Constructs that Go Together

Many┬árelate spirituality with being filled with an immaterial spirit, and others associate selflessness with the absence of a self, a soul. I think both these parochial schools of thought miss the mark…and here’s why. From my own work,┬áHnH: Self-awareness is … Continue reading

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Review of “A Profound Mind”

A Profound Mind: Cultivating Wisdom in Everyday Life by H. H. the Dalai Lama (Author), Nicholas Vreeland (Editor) and Richard Gere An easy to read book that is simultaneously illuminating and revealing; while it sheds light on Buddhism as a … Continue reading

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Life, Consciousness, Thinking and Feeling: Lines of Code?

Gray Goo Paranoia Recall, in the early days of Nanotechnology development, an irrational fear of gray goo taking over the world? That was all about tiny self-replicating inorganic thingies – nano-sized – multiplying rapidly and taking over the world. We … Continue reading

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