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The Mind

The mind is a terrible thing to make up.

What does “making up one’s mind” mean, anyway? It could mean, making a decision. However, if one has enough information available, and one’s goals are clear, it should be easy.   325 more words

Personal Stories

Unbelievable! (Five)

This series explores what we don’t believe — and why — in order to help us understand what we do believe, and why we do. 732 more words

The Rev. Dr. Deborah Meister

Moksha being obsolete in the One
or in Nothingness, still we emanated 2 mãyã (our universe).
From Nothingness we bursted-out 2 Somethingness (our universe).
From purusha (the One, Brahman, tao or dao, Allah, Yahweh, the holy…
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From Selflessness
in the One or the Absolute in Nothingness,
in complete actionlessness, total awareness & perfected mindfulness,
we changed 2 self-assuredness & experienced evolutionary changes changing us into self-centeredness & egomania, in complete ignorance…
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Mind, matter, and Heisenberg's uncertainty principle

You might find useful, according to your own lights, the following excerpt from a book called Science and Nonbelief by Taner Edis. It’s from chapter 2. 205 more words

Atheism

Balance: Feminine and Masculine

“Male and female represent the two sides of the great radical dualism. But in fact they are perpetually passing into one another. Fluid hardens to solid, solid rushes to fluid.

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Life & Marriage

The Mind, Dualism, and Neuroscience

I’m in a discussion with “The Thinker” concerning the mental, the physical, and causality (among other things). Though a self-described naturalist, The Thinker appears open to the possibility that there is an immaterial mind (he failed to provide an account of how matter can exhibit inherent intentionality). 784 more words

Philosophy