Where is my ego

Understanding the ego has been challenging man since time began (for the man anyway). Understanding it is not easy. Philosophers and psychologists have tried to do that and have written about it. How do you understand something that identifies with you and is a part of you? We are hard wired to look...

Understanding Greed

Greed has played a critical part in the evolution of the human species. Man, like other plants and animals, is hard wired for survival. Ambition, greed, desire and dreams serve as the main motivators behind our actions. And in the capitalistic society we live in, greed is encouraged. But when does greed...

Does prayer work

Link: http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20091214102113AAmEFco Well does it work or does it not? Truth is no one knows. This has been debated already I think and there is little that I can add because my view has not changed but I recently came across a blog that talks about does it work or does it...

Eckhart the genius

I finally got round to reading Eckhart’s New Earth. What a masterpiece. I have only finished the third chapter so far but his is the best explaination on ego and soul that I have found, understand and can relate to. The best thing I can quote from the book is about the ego and the awareness of the...

Creator is hiding in his creation

I have been listening to Osho and in one of his lectures he explains the meaning of Karta Purakh. He explains that the creator is the creation. For example a sculptor can be separated from the sculpture once it is complete. An artist can be separated from the painting. But how do you separate a dancer from...