Is Consciousness Located In The Brain? Evidence for Reincarnation   Dr. Bruce Greyson reports of cases that suggest that consciousness does not need a physical brain and in fact not even a physical body. Presented at the “Cosmology and Consciousness Conference” hosted by Upper TCV, Dharamsala, in 2011 Is there consciousness in other galaxies? What is the origin of consciousness? What is it like to be a bat, octopus, or a tree? These are all great questions but Dr. Bruce Grayson would like to ask, what it is like to be a human being? Most western psychologists believe that consciousness [More]
What you need to know about the 2014 outbreak of Ebola, the deadliest case of the virus in human history. It has already killed 3,000 people and is threatening to overwhelm West Africa. Those that come in contact with Ebola, currently have about 50% chance of living at best and sadly it’s not a pretty way to go.   Day 7-9 (Flu Like Symptoms) Headache Fever Fatigue Muscle Soreness Day 10 Sudden High Fever Vomiting Passive Behavior Day 11 Bruising Brain Damage Bleeding From Nose, Mouth, Eyes, Anus Day 12 Loss Of Consciousness Seizures Massive Internal Bleeding Death   President Obama [More]
Whatever you perceive through the senses or the mind, there is nothing lasting about it, it is just a movement. It is the attention given to it that gives it the sense of reality. A video extract from the Satsang DVD ‘Take the Bullet of Understanding’, Zmar Silent Retreat, Portugal 30th May 2014, Session 1 The full Satsang recording is available as downloadable video (mp4) and audio (mp3) in the Mooji Satsang Shop: http://www.satsangshop.com/satsangs/6… Music: ‘Remember’ by Omkara from the album ‘From the Silence’ also available on: http://www.satsangshop.com/music/30-f… Videos with Subtitles in many Foreign Languages http://www.mooji.org/videos_foreignla…
Neuroanatomist Jill Bolte Taylor had an opportunity few brain scientists would wish for: One morning, she realized she was having a massive stroke. As it happened — as she felt her brain functions slip away one by one, speech, movement, understanding — she studied and remembered every moment. This is a powerful story about how our brains define us and connect us to the world and to one another. Jill Bolte Taylor is an American neuroanatomist, author, and public speaker. Her training is in the postmortem investigation of the human brain as it relates to schizophrenia and the severe mental illnesses. She founded [More]
Unblinking and unsettling, this documentary lays bare a mysterious process that goes on all around us: What happens to people who die with no next of kin? WARNING! This video contains images that may be disturbing to those sensitive to images of a graphic nature. The independent documentary feature was produced and directed by Blue Hadaegh and Grover Babcock. The film premiered at the Sundance Film Festival, and has been broadcast internationally. Updated distribution plans for 2013 are pending. The film follows the events that happen following three people’s deaths in LA county. None of them have next of kins and [More]
A short Humanist animation about death, afterlife, and living in the here and now. Written & produced by the British Humanist Association, and narrated by Stephen Fry. Animated by Hyebin Lee. Thank you to Alom Shaha, Craig Duncan, Andrew Copson, and Sara Passmore That’s Humanism logo design by Nick Cousins www.nickcousins.co.uk http://www.humanism.org.uk Find out more about humanist funerals here:https://humanism.org.uk/ceremonies/no…   “I do not fear death. I had been dead for billions and billions of years before I was born, and had not suffered the slightest inconvenience from it.” ― Mark Twain Artwork “Lachrymose Lace 2011”, charcoal & pencil 57×40.2 cms by [More]