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News From Lucis Trust. - World Goodwill

Today there is an increasing expectancy regarding the return of the “World Teacher”, the Coming One Who will return to lead humanity into a new age and into a heightened consciousness. 297 more words

Spiritual Occultism

The Futility of Human Civilization Against the Passage of Time in Shelly's Ozymandias

In Percy Shelley’s Ozymandias, the statue of the King represents the outcome of the ever-present battle between human civilizations and the passage of time – ruin of the civilization. 227 more words

Creative Writing

The Singularity

I have been on the road for the past two weeks.

Returning home earlier today, I immediately gathered my camera and eagerly set out to capture some of the images which greeted me. 522 more words

On What Makes us Human...

In an ancient lakebed in southern Australia some 42,000 years ago, the body of one very tall man was carefully placed in what anthropologists believe is the oldest intentional Homo sapiens burial site. 295 more words

Lacanfora

Quote for the day - Saturday May 23

“The industrial worker at his fool-proof and grace-proof machine does his job in a man-made universe of punctual automata – a universe that lies entirely beyond the pale of Tao on any level, brutal, human or spiritual”.

Aldous Huxley, The Perennial Philosophy

Civilization

Thoughts on the Bandwidth of the Culture/Nature Interface

Every culture seems to have something like an interface with reality. Depending on the culture, this interface has a different bandwidth. The smaller the bandwidth, the more fictional elements the world view of the culture may contain. 140 more words

Culture

Civ V factions: Egypt

Egypt are the quintessential civilization; often used to advertise the game of Civ. For many people, Egyptian civilization might as well be one word. As a result this faction is often the first chosen by new players. 331 more words

Computer Games