About Reflection

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The Underlying Approach to Reflection

Little of what follows is as easy as it might seem. Reflection is a mental or cerebral state of mind. Mental attitude is in thought processes more than in a physical preparation. There should be an understanding that ‘reflection’ is an activity in itself that is to be...

Reflection: its practical purposes

Don’t you want to be more rounded, successful and clever. Of course you do!  Everything in this institute tends in this direction if you have half a mind to take it seriously. Our way of life will be enhanced in a practical sense if we allow ourselves the chance of...

Reflection techniques; how better to reflect

Eastern Meditation has it's handbooks, it's rituals, it's methods, its's mantras.  So too there is advice galore in Western traditions on how to reflect better and to better purpose.  No charismatic with global reach yet has arisen to codify it into a 'teaching' - but...

Reflection can help us understand the Cosmos

Marvellous discoveries have been made since Great Thinkers first contemplated the stars! You have the benefit of their thinking AND these discoveries.  What would they have given to know what you know! There is inherent fascination in the extraordinary Cosmos; also in...

Reflection can be a constructive way of life

Reflection is a tool of the mind helping better decision-making. It can affect your everyday thinking and attitude for the better. Leeway to think things through for yourself, calmly, has many useful, practical effects. You see more clearly where you might be going...