Juan Pablo Hern

To breathe music, think in motion, walk among friends, improve our times, learn from nature, keep the awe, philosophize now and then and to live love and love life.

Exploring the Sense of Hearing

(This is a 7-part series that will explore the true nature of our senses and the relationship between them and our self) ...

Expanding the Notion of our Senses

In this article we shall try to unravel the true nature of our senses and the relationship between them and our own self. To...

The Reinvention of Oneself

There are many things a person is capable of achieving in their life - one of them is the capacity to reinvent our self;...

The Difference Between Knowledge and Wisdom

  “Where is the wisdom we have lost in knowledge? Where is the knowledge we have lost in information?” ~ T. S. Eliot. Knowledge and wisdom...

Consciousness: A Wonderful Coincidence or a Pre-requisite of our Universe?

The fact that there is life is as odd as it is exhilarating. It’s strange because the odds of there being a universe fit...

Attention: A Key Feature of Consciousness

From the moment we wake up we come across millions of stimuli but only some of them are grasped by our focused attention. The...

Yopo: the Ancient Amazonian DMT Snuff

Yopo is a visionary snuff used by various tribes in South America for over 4000 years! Nowadays, it’s mostly used by the tribes in...

Existential Crisis and How to Overcome it

An existential crises is that point in our lives where we encounter the absurd as a formidable opponent. It has crept into our lives,...

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A Look at the Powerful Practice of Walking Meditation

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7 Signs Your Chakras are Out of Balance

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7 Pitfalls on the Path to Enlightenment

Ah, enlightenment… So motivating. So inspiring. So misunderstood. Exasperatingly...

Why We Keep Making Decisions We Know Are Bad For Us

"Forgive yourself for not being at peace. The moment...

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7 Buddhist Koans and Their Meanings

Buddhist koans also called Zen Koans are a guiding light in the darkness of life. They have been used for centuries by Zen teachers...