Inspirational

May18

Blessed by the wild

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It is far from easy to live your daily life with all of its routines. But what if a wild animal crosses your path?

Blessed by the Wild is a real-life account of two city-based psychologists who set off for a hike in the wilds of Canada. By distancing themselves from urban stress and digital addiction their hearts and senses opened up again. Unwittingly, encounters with people, landscapes and animals forced them to consider the most unsettling question of our era: What life is worth living?

Mar19

The mysterious red book

 

During my three week off-line stay in the Black Forest in Germany I discovered in the library of Zentrum D├╝rckheim a long not published book of C.G. Jung. In the silence sphere of my zen-meditation and snowwhite landscape reading this book and looking to the amazing mandalas JUNG draw, touched me deeply. Indeed, if we want to go back to our own source, it is necessary to connect with archetypes and other unconscious images.

Aug26

Postmodernity is not the solution

Postmodernity is not the solution

Do you recognize the inner conflict between accepting all life forms and having a judgment of what is right? This is an everyday experience for us. We are educated to be polite, to understand, to love otherness.

And yes, that is a beautiful attitude. But ...

Feb27

The prophecies were wrong: 2012 was 2011

The prophecies were wrong: 2012 was 2011

A lot of people predicted that this year, 2012, would be a very special year in the transition to a new world. The year 2012 has been included in many prophecies and is seen as very important spiritually. Planet earth and human civilization will move to a next level. But I think prophecies were wrong:

Sep12

Ecology for a new religion

Ecology for a new religion

It is quite clear that there is a huge vacuum in our society concerning religion, spirituality, and ethics. We are bored with endless achieving success or protecting our way of being happy. Success and happiness are only temporary experiences, whereas meaningfulness gives a person a lasting existential shelter.

Aug26

Off the grid

Off the grid

"I don't need your electricity. I don't need your fuel. I don't need your water supply. I don't need your food and consumer goods. 'I don't need your money." I met people living at the boundaries of society, off the grid.