Jun
04

The idea behind flower of life symbol

In geometry a point is considered 0 dimensional object. It doesn’t have volume, area, length or other higher dimensional analogue. Then we have a line, again it’s consisting of infinite points. And a square which we can say consist of infinite lines and cube which exist of infinite squares. The cube has volume, area, length… Continue reading »

Apr
24

The Creation

For me there are two kinds of people. The first one believe, that we live in a material world and there is nothing else, death doesn’t exist (i.e. is just nothingness), thinking, emotions and so on are but a chemical reactions in your brain. The second type believes we live in a material world, but… Continue reading »

Dec
05

Clinging to Past Afraid of Future

Two traveling monks reached a river where they met a young woman. Wary of the current, she asked if they could carry her across. One of the monks hesitated, but the other quickly picked her up onto his shoulders, transported her across the water, and put her down on the other bank. She thanked him… Continue reading »

Dec
04

Taoist Story

There is a Taoist story of an old farmer who had worked his crops for many years. One day his horse ran away. Upon hearing the news, his neighbors came to visit. “Such bad luck,” they said sympathetically. “Maybe,” the farmer replied. The next morning the horse returned, bringing with it three other wild horses.… Continue reading »

Dec
02

Lesson from Ryokan

There was a Japanese Zen Master called Ryokan. One day, Ryokan heard his family complain that his nephew was wasting money on prostitutes. Ryokan went to visit his nephew, whom he had not seen for many years. His nephew invited him to stay one night. All night long Ryokan sat in meditation. As he was… Continue reading »