Western vis-a-vis Eastern Meditation

Western vis-a-vis Eastern Meditation

Western vis-a-vis Eastern Meditation  ‘Reflection’ merits pride of place on the plinth now occupied by ‘Meditation’. Marcus Aurelius, the Roman Emperor, wrote ‘Meditations’ but nowadays it would be better described as...
Reflection as an academic subject

Reflection as an academic subject

Reflection as an academic subject Reflection may be something that we all do but many people do not think about doing it.  Is this the right or the only approach? The art of Reflection is undervalued in a high-voltage, media-frenzied world.  Instead,...
Spiritual Matters

Spiritual Matters

Spiritual Matters Barry LongPublications by Barry LongBarry Long, The Origins of Man and the Universe – The Myth that Came to Life An excerpt below about Barry Long and his philosophy which is available from Amazon appears in: AWAKE - CONSCIOUS PILGRIMAGE BY A PILGRIM...
Current Affairs

Current Affairs

Current Affairs It was once said in provinces of China: ‘The mountains are high, the rivers are deep, and the emperor is far away!’ Long gone is the day in Europe when a monarch was hedged around with an aura of divinity. Chasms between governors and governed are...