According to newspaper ‘USA Today’ the average adult makes about 35,000 decisions each day, some are quick and some are painfully slow. It takes on average 45 minutes to make an important decision. But many people have conflicting feelings when making choices. Psychologists call this ambivalence. Often this state of ambivalence is caused by having to […]
All of us wish we’d had perfect childhoods, with a mother and father who modeled ideal parental attitudes and taught us to internalize the tenets of self-love. Many of us, however, did not. Perhaps you grew up with no one to model for you that you were truly valuable, that your thoughts were appreciated, that […]
A belief is something that is held by an individual to be true. Beliefs fuel our thoughts, interpretations, and actions. But what fuels our beliefs? Beneath all the layers of beliefs, lies a core belief. This core belief is a message that we interpreted from childhood experiences as our inherent worth.
In this film maverick music/film maestro Jamie Catto, the creative catalyst behind dance super group Faithless and the 1 Giant Leap films/albums – shares fun techniques and exercises for moving through creative blocks by daring to reveal your authentic self and vulnerability.
This article is part of a series. Read part 1 , part 2 and part 3 This article is also available in Italian. To classify psychological types, the Enneagram refers to nine basic emotional traits, which are usually associated with the Seven Deadly Sins of Christian doctrine, plus Deceit and Fear. Such an approach allows […]
This article is part of a series. Read part 1 , part 2 and part 4. This article is also available in Italian and Spanish. The basic personality of an Enneatype can be deeply influenced by the contiguous types, defined as Wings. Analysing the roles that wings play allow to define more precisely the individual’s […]
Finding mysticism in the midst of ordinary life – by Thomas Moore People have different ideas about what a spiritual life is all about. Some emphasize belief and define themselves by how they picture life. Some see church attendance as a measure of their spirituality. Others look to special practices like yoga and meditation. I […]
This article is part of a series. Read part 1, part 3 and part 4. This article is also available in Italian and Spanish. The nine main character types described by the Enneagram can be grouped into triads, which correspond to three main centres: – Belly (Instinct) – Heart (Emotion) – Head (Reason) Each centre […]
A circumference. A triangle. Six lines. Nine points. A curious combination of geometrical elements; this is what many would see when looking at it. Others instead came to affirm that the comprehension of this symbol could unveil the interpretation of any science, the mechanism of any system and the laws that govern them.
CONSCIOUSNESS AND THE BIOSPHERE: Frontiers of the Future A Colloquium held at the October Gallery, London, on 14 May 2011 Final part of the colloquium – Questions and Answers By Deborah Parrish Snyder Director, Institute of Ecotechnics Publisher, Synergetic Press Programme arranged by: Institute of Ecotechnics, Scientific and Medical Network, Ecology, Cosmos and Consciousness […]