Psychedelics and Altered States
Therapeutic Psychedelics and Drug Policy
Castaneda, Don Juan
"Self Actualization is the intrinsic growth of what is already in the organism, or more accurately, of what the organism is."
March 20, 2010 | Wisdom | Author: Lao Tzu |
Qigong (pronounced chee gong) is a Chinese system of physical training, philosophy, and preventive and therapeutic health care. Some turtle-shell artifacts conclusively show the art was important at least 7,000 years ago. Qi means energy, breath of life or vital essence.
Zen, Buddhism, and Personality
Soyen Shaku, the first Zen teacher to come to America, said: "My heart burns like fire but my eyes are as cold as dead ashes." He made the following rules which he practiced every day of his life. In the morning before dressing, light incense and meditate.
In February, 1971, Apollo 14 astronaut Edgar Mitchell experienced the little understood phenomenon sometimes called the “Overview Effect”.
In order to have compassion for others, we have to have compassion for ourselves.