Posts Tagged ‘perception'

Brain, Mind, Cosmos: The Nature of Our Existence and the Universe

Saturday, August 2nd, 2014
Brain, Mind, Cosmos: The Nature of Our Existence and The Universe is a compilation of articles penned by international scientists and philosophers in the field of consciousness studies, edited by Deepak Chopra. As Deepak says in the introduction, this is a collaborative body of work which is optimistic and straightforward in its message: science must expand to […]

Freud and Beyond: The Drive Towards Human Liberation

Sunday, April 7th, 2013
Psychoanalysis and, subsequently, depth psychology arose in the Western hemisphere to address mental, emotional and physical symptoms. Symptoms which oftentimes led to suffering. Psychoanalysis, a science of the mind that tries to grasp the human experience, inquires into and postulates theories around issues such as autonomy, construction of the self, desire, and relationship. There have been […]

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Monday, May 23rd, 2011
We need a functional organizing principle to perceive. But we do not need to reify a separate “I”. By calling our mental organizing principle “ego,” or “I,” and subsequently putting a lock and boundary around it, we create, or exacerbate, the problem of separation, and we lose sight of interdependence.

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Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011
When we are in subject/object consciousness, learning to perceive the polarities in the psyche is imperative in order to transform our awareness and heal the perceived split.

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Friday, June 4th, 2010
Energy never actually stands still and when we don’t understand that foundational truth the animation of manifest reality is not perceived in its entirety.

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Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010
Differentiation and discernment are crucial aspects of the journey to unity consciousness and nondual perception; but at some point our intellectualizing and analysis must take a back seat; because Life can never be understood only by means of rational comprehension. Life is meant to be lived.

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Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010
We get to touch our lover, taste a peach, smell a rose, see a sunrise, and hear a child’s laughter with profound awe and celebration when and if we have the heroic courage to come into our bodies fully and face both pleasure and pain with equanimity.

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Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010
The miracle is in the perception.