The marriage of marketing and profound wisdom

Sometimes bad ad copy can create a metaphysics
Yoga principles: Yoga makes it possible for every human to discover the [1] real purpose of life and their [2] own true nature. Through Yoga we are able to awaken these inner power centres and make them accessible. 
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All this intelligent design stuff has a good missed premise

All this intelligent design stuff has a good missed premise

It seems that bio form is independent or behind the atomic stuff that fills it in. These little bits (it seems) are like iron filings—that is, they are being arranged not as the cumulative effect of simple laws on atomic s...

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Theology is magick rebuffed

Magick pervades theology. It has to. The institution of sacrifice. Our habit is to look at sacrifice from the needs of the god. The god demands sacrifice. Of course, this is a human projection. What’s really happening is that we expect Sky Alpha to work the same way as ordinary a...

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Kant’s Four Noble Truths

  1. The disease resulted from an over-permissive method of theorizing—one whose content was sourced from hunch and tradition, and whose correctness was checked by mere internal consistency. So all these pretentious creators invented, and then defended—which action constitutes philosophy—their own favored imaginary worlds. Metaphysics thrived under the Montessori method, and the r...
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The nominative case

The nominative case

The nominative case—aka subjective case, straight case or upright case—is one of the grammatical cases of a noun or other part of speech, which generally marks the subject of a verb or the predicate noun or predicate adjective, as opposed to its object or other verb arguments. Gen...
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Elemental spin

Recall the Brian Greene scene with the spinning skater:

Greene’s point: physical space cannot be the emptiness claimed by Newton. Newton’s nothing-space is disproved by the centrifugal force felt in the skater’s arms and the lateral zone of her body. The fact that she feels this force means that ...

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The new “Ninez” Kakao Babies introduced in 2017.

The Korean Sangha

The Korean Sangha is the common deep concern among Koreans with education. It’s intuitional-ritual expression is the Suneung exam. But the concern permeates everything. Most notably, in the set of emoticon-characters beloved by all Koreans—and many Americans—the Kakao Friends. About a fourth of all emoticons are about studying. They show victo...

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Are relativistic effects only phenomenal?

Einstein’s results are all the effect of messaging

Einstein’s results do not hold for beings as such, but only for beings as perceived by other intra-spatial subjects whose perception depends on material impact.

The temporal order, rate of temporal passing, contraction in the direction of motion, and mass of physical obj...

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LRH: master of sci-fi phenomenology

I keep wavering between admiration and laughter when I read LRH.

It is, all of it valid—as valid as any other metaphor-driven phenomenology.

And that is what it is. Analysis of experience into components that can be named. Choose the name wisely, for a name is also a metaphor that w...

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Masturbatory meditation vs Vipassana

Confession: I think I am relaxing or meditating when I am really flowing with my escapist fantasies. With an attitude of seriousness or self-medication, I sink into pleasant imaginary creation.

For 8 years now since graduation! 8 years and not a THING has been done! Why? Because I enter into...

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