Monthly Archives: March 2012

Three main sources of Suffering


Our mental prison by Roger Fontaine, march 2012 When I thought about this article I was a little concerned about beginning with what I felt were ‘negative’ themes and concepts. However the more I reflected on it, the more I … Continue reading

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promoting book: Making Better Choices


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Making Better Choices


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Critique of Dr. Beck’s Spiral Dynamic Model


This document presupposes a previous reading of Beck’s spiral dynamic model of human evolution. I’ve read an interview with Dr. Beck where he details his Spiral Dynamic Model and how people who contain different value MEMES comprehend the world and … Continue reading

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Free to Choose


I’ve just been reading ‘C.S. Lewis’ “The Problem of Pain” published in 1962. Although dated, being written fifty years ago, what struck me was how the man from the Anglican Church of England was so imbued with the fundamentalist beliefs … Continue reading

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How happiness becomes Joy


In Torkom Saraydarian’s book: “The science of Becoming Oneself” he makes the distinction between happiness and joy; as follows: Joy is the fragrance of the Chalice the Lotus…The Lotus is the permanent source of Joy.As it unfolds, joy increases. Joy … Continue reading

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Different aspects of Intelligence


The first pioneer of multiple intelligences is Dr. Howard Gardner who in 1983 produced his innovative book: “Frames of Mind” detailing the seven different kinds of intelligence. Later on there was produced a book by Daniel Goleman:” Emotional Intelligence”, and … Continue reading

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