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With discussions underway for a possible meeting between the leaders of North Korea and the United States, here’s what Osho has about inferiority and the political mind. “The political mind suffers from a wound of inferiority, and the politician goes on scratching the wound. Intellectually, he is not an...

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“Self-love Is Utterly Selfless” is locked Self-love Is Utterly Selfless

Sixty years ago, Erich Fromm proposed a re-evaluation of self-love, arguing that in order to be able to truly love someone else, we first need to love ourselves, as in respecting and knowing ourselves. Not surprisingly, the Internet is awash with advice on how to be more self-loving, but...

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“Misery loves company” is a centuries-old proverb, and isn’t it true that when we have a sad story to tell we can always find an audience? But why do we have such an investment in being miserable, when we could just as easily choose to be happy? “Misery has many...

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With Awareness Comes Freedom

“Even the first type of freedom at least pretends that there is some goal. Even the politician says, ‘We are fighting to be free – from this kind of society, this kind of structure, this kind of politics. We are fighting to be free from this society just to...

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It’s not about sticking your foot behind your ears. It’s about what’s between your ears. “Yoga has been defined in many ways; there are many definitions. Some say Yoga is the meeting of the mind with the divine, hence it is called Yoga – Yoga means meeting, joining together. Some...