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Benoit Mandelbrot on using Fractals to find Order in Chaos

We chanced upon this amazing talk by the Poland-born French-American mathematician known as the ‘father of fractal geometry’, where he spoke about how he discovered fractals, and how scientists, architects and artists have unconsciously applied fractular geometry to their work. This was one of his last few talks before he left us. What’s even more interesting is not only do these... »

every plant has a spirit

Spirit of the Plants

Some scientist say plants can communicate, co-operate and even wage a war with other plants! Perhaps this is not the best news for Vegans and Vegetarians, but plants scream when they are cut, some even cry in pain and this is just a small part of their conscious life. It has been proved that plants even interact with humans on a variety of levels, on one level, when a person who waters them and ca... »

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3 Mind-Blowing Time-lapse Nature Documentaries

My passion for nature runs deep, I have been observing everything that she has to offer, from a caterpillar to a butterfly, a flower to a fruit, sunset to sunrise all of it fascinates me. But when you combine hours of watching a time-lapse video with music to match the repetitive motion of a caterpillar chewing a leaf or flowers opening up, it takes the level of admiration to unimaginable heights.... »

Meditation changes the structure of the brain

Meditation can Change your Brain Structure

A human body has the capacity to heal itself, you only need to be consciously aware about the process and choose the right medium to heal. One of the healing medium used for centuries is meditation, a practice in which an individual trains the mind or induces a mode of consciousness, either to realize some benefit or as an end in itself. Meditation affects your psychological well-being by reducing... »

The Overview Effect, a Cognitive Shift in Awareness

The Overview Effect, a Cognitive Shift in Awareness

There are so many experiences and paths that bring about expansion of consciousness and perception – through psychedelics, meditation, dancing, yoga and the list goes on, but did you ever believe that space travel would have this effect? Astronauts who are returning from space are having profound experiences called ‘The Overview Effect.’ What is the overview effect? Its a termino... »

Bruce Lipton biologist you can control your genes

Alter Your Genes and Cure any Disease

The new age gurus, spiritualists or visionaries talk about the power of thoughts and how it manifests into reality. But when the same theory/concept is affirmed by someone from a scientific background, it helps bridge the gap between science and the spirituality. Bruce Lipton, a cellular biologist and bestselling author of The Biology of Belief, advocates the idea that we have significant control ... »

Deciphering 21st December 2012

Deciphering 21st December 2012

The world awaits this day, some believe it’s the end of the world, but many ancient civilizations with knowledge about the universe far beyond our understanding have answers where our minds hold questions. The Egyptian calendar, ancient Chinese calendar, Cherokee Indian calendar and the Mayan calendar come to an end at this point. Religious texts like the Quran and Bible states when natural ... »

Terence McKenna timewave theory

McKenna and Braden’s Fractal Nature of Time

The repeating pattern of fractals form an important element of time and space; its the core of our existence. Different religions and cultures like Hinduism, Chinese, Buddhism, Hopi Indians, Mayans, Incas believe in the cyclical nature of time and the same belief has been advocated by renowned spiritualists. Like Terence McKenna – the American ethnobotanist, philosopher, psychonaut and shama... »

Thich Nhat Hanh, the Buddhist Peacekeeper

Thich Nhat Hanh, the Buddhist Peacekeeper

“Mindfulness helps you go home to the present. And every time you go there and recognize a condition of happiness that you have, happiness comes.” ~ says Thich Nhat Hanh, the renowned Buddhist Zen master. His key teaching is that, through mindfulness, we can learn to live in the present moment instead of in the past and in the future. Dwelling in the present moment is the only way to t... »

Bwiti tribe Iboga ritual

Iboga – The Visionary Root of Africa

The use of hallucinogens in religion is an ancient practice, where sacred plants are ingested to either connect/communicate with the spiritual world, for healing purpose or divination. One such visionary and medicinal shrub lying deep in the heart of West-Central Africa in the jungles of Gabon, is Tabernanthe Iboga. The Bwiticult, a religion followed by the tribes in Gabon, worship Iboga tree as t... »

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