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Are There Two Or Three Movements In Human Life?

Monday, 20 May 2024, 1:02 pm | Martin LeFevre - Meditations

Since ancient times, it’s been said, “Man is the measure of all things.” In truth, the measurer of all things is man. Nevertheless, is there an immeasurable spiritual reality beyond the human mind? To a contemplative, a belief in God or a ... More >>

The True Challenge Of Artificial Thought

Thursday, 16 May 2024, 9:42 am | Martin LeFevre - Meditations

AI will escape human control unless an entirely new paradigm, flowing from deepening insight into the operation of symbolic thought within us, takes precedence. Humans simply will be no match for the artificial thought we have made in our own image. More >>

The Climate Crisis Is The Crisis Of Man’s Consciousness Within Us

Monday, 13 May 2024, 2:12 pm | Martin LeFevre - Meditations

The decimation of the viability and diversity of the earth is both a manifestation and mirror of the crisis of man’s consciousness. More >>

Man’s Original Psychological Separations

Friday, 10 May 2024, 1:50 pm | Martin LeFevre - Meditations

Human beings can end man’s destruction of the earth and humanity by awakening a true order of consciousness, flowing from direct perception, insight and wholeness. More >>

Living Up To The Name We Gave Ourselves

Wednesday, 8 May 2024, 1:38 pm | Martin LeFevre - Meditations

It’s a “New Cold War,” or “The Age of Unpeace.” Or it’s “a new Age of Revolutions,” in which we can learn something from the French, Industrial and American revolutions. More >>

Painful Echoes For A Generation That Quit On Our Conscience

Monday, 6 May 2024, 1:29 pm | Martin LeFevre - Meditations

Many things are contributing to the downfall of the United States, at home and abroad. More >>

Biden Will Lose If He Can’t Stop Netanyahu From Attacking Rafah

Friday, 3 May 2024, 2:41 pm | Martin LeFevre - Meditations

If Biden cannot prevent Netanyahu from attacking Rafah, where the IDF has driven over a million Palestinian refugees, his weakness and complicity will bring down his presidency. More >>

Martin LeFevre - Meditations: We Need Not Be Black Boxes To Ourselves

Tuesday, 30 April 2024, 11:14 am | Martin LeFevre - Meditations

Self-knowing is a very different animal than self-knowledge. Self-knowledge is the intellectual recognition of one’s patterns and tendencies from the past, whereas self-knowing is firmly grounded in the present. More >>

The False Diversity Of Identity, Part Two

Monday, 22 April 2024, 10:26 am | Martin LeFevre - Meditations

With respect to dialogue and cooperation between people of dissimilar or similar histories and ethnicities in a fractured world, perhaps it boils down to serious people resolving the following questions within. Can two or more people discover ... More >>

The False Diversity Of Identity

Friday, 19 April 2024, 11:17 am | Martin LeFevre - Meditations

Few people are willing to question their worldviews. But doing so is one of the most important things a true individual can do in this age of chaos. At bottom, the implicit attitude we hold about humankind’s relationship to nature is the most ... More >>

Attention Is The Highest Capacity Of The Brain

Friday, 12 April 2024, 10:37 am | Martin LeFevre - Meditations

There’s a well-known Japanese Zen story about a unique master called Ichu, also known as Ikkyu. A student came to Master Ichu and said, “Please write for me something of great wisdom.” Master Ichu picked up his brush and wrote one word: “Attention.” ... More >>

There Is No Such Thing As Collective Wisdom

Tuesday, 9 April 2024, 10:59 am | Martin LeFevre - Meditations

On the same day the college basketball tournament called “March Madness” ends, the eclipse madness culminates in America. Only people with no relationship to nature flock in the millions to experience four minutes of a celestial event that scared ... More >>

The Brain Is Greater Than Thought

Friday, 5 April 2024, 12:46 pm | Martin LeFevre - Meditations

Man’s enslavement to time, by modernity’s clock or prehistoric people’s sun, denies the full awakening of insight in the brain. Thought is time, and time is thought. More >>

There Are No Bystanders When Evolution Is Demanding A Revolution In Consciousness

Friday, 29 March 2024, 5:47 pm | Martin LeFevre - Meditations

Given that nature unfolds in a dynamic & holistic order, & humans evolved along with all other creatures on earth, how & why did man become such a factor of fragmentation and disorder on this planet? More >>

Orcas Are Very Smart, But They Don’t Construct Separate Selves

Monday, 25 March 2024, 9:43 am | Martin LeFevre - Meditations

Orcas, projectively called Killer Whales, are the top predators of the sea. Different “cultures” of orcas use different strategies to hunt everything from manta rays to Great White sharks. There is no recorded instance of orcas killing a human in ... More >>

Orcas Are Very Smart, But They Don’t Construct Separate Selves

Friday, 22 March 2024, 11:51 am | Martin LeFevre - Meditations

Orcas, projectively called Killer Whales, are the top predators of the sea. Different “cultures” of orcas use different strategies to hunt everything from manta rays to Great White sharks. There is no recorded instance of orcas killing a human in ... More >>

A Meditation On Collective Consciousness

Monday, 18 March 2024, 12:08 pm | Martin LeFevre - Meditations

In a wide-ranging conversation about consciousness yesterday, my friend made a provocative comment that raises a compelling question. He said, “Consciousness is an inter-subjective field,” adding, “consciousness is not individual.” If consciousness is not ... More >>

When Thought Falls Silent There Is Harmony

Friday, 15 March 2024, 11:57 am | Martin LeFevre - Meditations

The afternoon was gray and chilly, with only the saddle-shaped opening to the canyon visible in the hills beyond town. Suddenly the sun broke through near the horizon in the western sky. For some timeless minutes, sunlight flooded the land and illuminated ... More >>

Human Adaptiveness Has Become Maladaptive

Wednesday, 6 March 2024, 11:58 am | Martin LeFevre - Meditations

The question of where and how man went wrong has plagued philosophers for hundreds, perhaps thousands of years. In modern Western philosophy, the basic view of human nature has alternated between the fatalism of the 17th century English philosopher ... More >>

Krishnamurti And The Making Of A Religion?

Monday, 4 March 2024, 11:53 am | Martin LeFevre - Meditations

This is the sad story of how the teachings of an illumined teacher have been turned into groupthink by his followers, and threaten to become the basis for another religion. I’m referring to the worldwide “dialogue” network that formed after the death ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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