Speaking at the 2018 Radiant Intimacy gathering, Justin Garcia, evolutionary biologist at the Kinsey Institute, discusses the new norms in sexual relationships and reviews research on the role of sexuality and the impact of technology. He addresses several questions, including the role of sexual satisfaction and orgasm, the distinction between love and sex, and the biological value of stable relationships. He concludes by considering the slow love movement, noting that people are taking longer to explore their potential partners - that love is not dead, simply moving slower than ever before.
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We are born into the world as one and we have no idea of ‘me’, the separate self, for some time until it is gradually instilled upon us by the environment and our developing mind.
From his sickbed, Vimalakirti attains insight so deep that even Manjusri, the manifestation of profound wisdom bows to listen
Contentment counters and overrides our constant tendency to grasp and chase after things
A glimpse into the empty awareness reveals what one cannot learn over multiple lifetimes
Nothing would do what is required in each moment without a point of view of how others see it. Greatness is a judgement from the outside or, if it is from the inside, then it is a judgement that you are less-than.
A poem on the impact of resurrection.
Can we live softly and spaciously, with a loose grip and a joyful heart, even in times of great sorrow and loss?
This compulsion to arrive at the Final Truth is, of course, foiled again and again by life itself.
Stand as if you see creation before your eyes and know know that your belonging is undeniable and complete...
Vikram Zutshi In Conversation With Evan Thompson This article was first published at the Sutra Journal…
from The Wisdom of Islam: An Introduction to the Living Experience of Islamic Belief and Practice
According to Ervin Laszlo, the coherence of the atom and the galaxies is the same coherence that keeps living cells together, cooperating to form life.
Renunciation is realizing that our nostalgia for wanting to stay in a protected, limited, petty world is insane
Samhain is a pagan religious festival originating from an ancient Celtic spiritual tradition. In modern times, Samhain is usually celebrated from October 31 to November 1 to welcome in the harvest and usher in “the dark half of the year.”
From "A Skeptic's Path to Enlightenment" Podcast
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