Nature of Mind

Nature of Mind

The Knower & The Known by Fabrizio Cassetta This is my notes from a talk by Tenzin Palmo. Everything is perceived through the sense organs, caught by consciousness, and interpreted by the mind. In other words, everything we experience is in the mind. There are two...
Pillars of a Good Life

Pillars of a Good Life

There are four pillars of life. When they are all well developed and well balanced, life is good. When they are underdeveloped, life is probably not so good. Whey they are not balanced, if one aspect is much more highly developed than each other, maybe life is pretty...
Perception vs Reality

Perception vs Reality

This Axe advertisement shows Perception vs Reality in multiple layers. First layer is the ad’s message: that wearing a certain scent will change the perceived sexual appeal of a person. Second layer is that an advertisement is all about perception – the brand wants to...
Perception & Emptiness

Perception & Emptiness

This post is still on the topic of seeing the world as it is. Previous posts: Uncoloring the Filters Seeing the World Through Filters We discussed that the first step towards seeing the reality as it is, is to acknowledge that it’s all perception. Things in themselves...
Uncoloring the Filters

Uncoloring the Filters

  This is a continuation of the previous post Seeing the World Through Filters. We discussed about how we perceive the world through the mind lens and we have some filters in front of the lens that provides meaning and context that affect on how we interact with...