As you think, so shall you be.

Intro to Identities

We love it to identify with things. Whether positive or negative identity doesn’t matter much to us. But where does this need for Identity come from and what is an Identity in the first place? Identity An Identity can be defined as a thought to which we attach. This thought can be a belief, a…

Freedom and limitation

In this short article, I would like to discuss a concept which might not be immediately obvious. I’m going to talk about freedom and limitation. Now at first, those two things might sound like two opposing forces. But the truth is quite the opposite. In reality, limitation breeds freedom. Sounds contradictory? Let’s explore this idea.…

The 5 laws of existence

We all have heard of the laws of physics. But there are laws even more universal, even more ‘Set in stone’. Here come the 5 laws of existence. 1. You Exist The fundamental transpersonal self does always exist and is not dependent on objects. Objects being not only objects “out there” in the physical world,…

How to start a war 101

So you want to start a war? You came to the right place. Here we will explain how you can create your very own war. “Why can’t we just get all along” the hippie might say. The answer? As to many Questions on this blog, Identities and survival. The big warmongerers of history of course…

Borders of self

Where does “you” start and where does “you” stop. This is a question of where the border is drawn between self and other. Before we think this question through together, I would like you to ask that question yourself, what do you consider yourself? Drawing the line There are generally 2 widely spread theories. 1.…

The will to power and understanding

The desire for power over one’s self and its environment is innate in humans, but what is power, why do we desire it, and how do we acquire it? Insecurity The desire for power is really an admission that you are powerless. Think about it. If you would be all-powerful, do you really need to…

Thoughts on death

If there is one thing that drives us, one thing that scares us, one thing that makes us lose all our moral standards it is this. Death. But have we ever questioned the assumption that death is really that bad? After all, most of us have no idea what it is. Yet we are “deathly”…

Survival

Everything we do is based on one simple principle. We are trying to survive. This might seem simple at the beginning but it really goes much deeper than that. All our opinions, all our judgments, all our actions, and our complete morality has one ultimate goal. Survive. But how can this be? Here are 3…

You got it all wrong

Have you ever wondered? What if everything you know, what if everything you ever got taught, and what if anything you ever learned is 180° wrong? How could this be you may ask? Well, to understand this we need to first understand how we build knowledge at all. How do we know anything at all?…


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