Saturday, July 4, 2020

The stories in our head

We humans are very good at creating “stories” about "things that happen". The history of mankind is full of stories and describes the consequences...

What is a belief?

Our world seems to be built on beliefs and assumptions. You may for instance believe something about yourself; that you are a good person,...

Video: interview with Willem Fonteijn

Willem Fonteijn is a well known Dutch clinical psychologist. Besides his work at university and various clinics, he has been actively involved in eduction,...

The limits of “knowing”

After the renaissance in Europe (14th-17th century) a revolution in science and rational thinking began, which ultimately led to the amazing technology we now...

Life as “me”

Somehow at a young age, we humans begin to feel that we are separate, that we are individual entities, different from others, separate from...

Beliefs & Reality

A man once said: "Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn't go away!". (Philip K. Dick) The truth is that...

The end of Duality

One of the core activities of the human mind is labeling of and distinguishing between "things". Thought creates the apparent duality or difference between...

Awareness “explained”

Have you ever noticed how experiences and thoughts arise, how they appear and then disappear? Have you ever wondered who or what is aware of...

The Illusion of seeking

As long as we believe we are on the way to something; something better, nicer, more exciting and so on, we are overlooking or...

Interview with Amoda – our true nature is beyond beliefs

Amoda Maa is a contemporary spiritual teacher and author born in the UK and currently living in the USA. The interview took place in...