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Altru-Hedonism: A New Perspective on Pleasure & Helping Others

Altru-Hedonism is a mash-up of the terms altruism (selfless concern for the welfare of others) and...

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How to Deepen Your Meditation to Achieve Altered States of Consciousness

An ancient technique to deepen your meditation process and attain higher states of consciousness.

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A Quick Note On Kony 2012 And Confirmation Bias

"It is a habit of mankind ... to use sovereign reason to thrust aside what they do not fancy." - Thucydides 431 BCE Who would have thought that a video portraying the war crimes of a...

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Install a Swing in Your Living Room to Make Life Significantly More Awesome

It's one of those things that 99.9999% of people never realized would imbue their living space with an all-permeating aura of playfulness and awesomeness.

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Six Time Mr Olympia Winner Talks About DMT: “I Realised Everything is One”

What we need is a massive coming out of people who have done psychedelics and accomplished a...

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Got Eudaimonia?

Daniel Kahneman found out that most researchers fucked up happiness research because people respond to the 'Are you happy?' question in two different ways. The question could either mean 'Are you...

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The Perfect Productivity System That Won’t Work For You At All

Learn the worlds greatest productivity system that won't work for you… kind of.

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A Story About The Dalai Lama

A friend who I met through HE recently told me a story about a question the Dalai Lama was asked by a reporter. It was something along the lines of: "How are you able to fit in daily meditation...

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7 More Zen Stories That Might Just Give You a Glimpse of Enlightenment

Zen can help us discover greater equanimity and perceive the simple wonders of our day-to-day lives. Savor these 7 parables that point to a wiser way of life.

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25 Spectacular Movies You (Probably) Haven’t Seen Pt. 3

This is post 3 of 3 in the series “Movies” Mr. Nobody Who would you have been when, at...

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Why You Should Be Judgmental

Do you cringe when you see the words “you should be judgmental” in the title of this article? If so, you may be setting yourself up for a painful wake-up call.

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Heart Consciousness, Love and Enlightened Living

The bridge between science and spirituality begins with the heart. The heart is the regulator of our energetic state, working synergistically with the nervous system and the brain to bring coherence...

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How I’ve Read a Book a Week For the Last 5 Years

I recently realized that I’d been reading a book every week now for about 5 years straight. Here's how:

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50 Life Secrets and Tips Pt. 2

Exaggerate your compliments If you're going to say something nice, why not make it a bit nicer? Only you will know the difference and the target of the compliment will feel that much better....

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Dear Mom and Dad: I Cured My Depression, But You Might Not Like How I Did It

Dear Mom and Dad, I have great news: I cured my depression with magic mushrooms. Before you get upset, let me explain...

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