Stillness

How best to approach nature.

“When you perceive nature only through the mind, through thinking, you cannot sense its aliveness, its beingness. You see the form only and are unaware of the life within the form – the sacred mystery. Thought reduces Nature to a commodity to be used in the pursuit of profit or knowledge or some other utilitarian […]

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Stillness

A new way of seeing?

“Therefore, we could ask ourselves if there could also be other ‘ways of seeing’ that do not contradict or even replace science but eventually complement and enrich it. Present science is intrinsically limited by the material sense-mind perception that instinctively reduces, particularizes, atomizes, and separates. Again, there is nothing wrong with an intellectual and rational […]

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Found objects

Listen to the experts.

“…we should reclaim the word ‘expert’ – literally, one who has experienced. According to the accounts of such experts, this vision is transformative. It induces, their example tells us, a humility before the greatness of the cosmos, and how little we understand it; compassion for others and ourselves; and reverence towards the living world. It […]

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