Scientists Sign Declaration That Animals Have Conscious Awareness.


From altering-perspectives.com: An international group of prominent scientists has signed The Cambridge Declaration on Consciousness in which they are proclaiming their support for the idea that animals are conscious and aware to the degree that humans are — a list of animals that includes all mammals, birds, and even the octopus. But will this make us stop […]

Throw Away the Box! – Pause


From let’s start a belgian revolution: Some of Ralphie’s non-unique thoughts: Think for yourself! Refuse to be manipulated. Do not follow anyone blindly, least of all me. Rethink absolutely everything. Go to that place at the very center of your being, where a bell rings each time you hear a timeless truth! Step in and […]

Are You Breathing? – Info.


After the storm of likes Ralphie’s Portal got for the superb picture “Are you breathing?” that I found on SpiritualNetworks.com, I became curious as to who the artist might be. As it happens it comes from a mysterious Swiss think tank, called “Imaginary Foundation“. They decided to broadcast their ideas, using T-shirts, which is a […]

Mutant Message Down Under.


I went on a journey through a deep dream: down underneath the meaning of even the most trivial of things shines an inner beauty that truly gives sense to life. A forgotten message for most of us, luckily remembered by a select ancient few. Marlo Morgan  went walkabout with them, this group of Aboriginals, who […]

Meet Rumi!


Stumbled onto this 13th century Persian poet, Rumi on Gypsy Spirit Wind. I thought you’d like to meet him too (if you haven’t already): “Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing  and rightdoing there is a field. I’ll meet you there. When the soul lies down in that grass the world is too full to talk about.” […]

Lifting the Veil of Illusion


From Unlocking the Science of Spirit. When we see a situation or a thing, what is it that we see?  A thing is itself, of course, some philosophers would say.  Yet, what we see is what we interpret through our eyes, and what we experience is a function of mental cognition and the operation of […]

The Modern Da Vinci’s 5 Rules of Success.


From the HighExistence site:   Walter Russell is the 20th century Renaissance man you’ve probably never heard of. When I say Renaissance man, I mean it. Here’s a short summary of his vast accomplishments: Accomplished philosopher, musician, composer, painter and sculptor. He worked with many famous subjects such as President Roosevelt and Thomas Edison Without […]

From the Institute of Noetic Sciences.


  Connecting the science of mind, brain, and spirit with perspectives from the Institute of Noetic Sciences.. From Wikipedia, about Noetic theory: In traditional philosophy, noëtics (from the Greek noētikos “mental” from noein “to perceive with the mind” and nous “mind, understanding, intellect“) is a branch of metaphysical philosophy concerned with the study of mind […]