“Você não está separado” – Alan WATTS

Alan Wilson Watts (1915 - 1973) foi um filósofo britânico, escritor, palestrante e um dos pioneiros na divulgação da sabedoria oriental ao Ocidente. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VxOzylX7-HY Baseando-se em uma grande variedade de tradições (como a filosofia chinesa, o hinduísmo, o budismo, o taoísmo e a ciência moderna) Watts sintetiza os principais ensinamentos que permitem o indivíduo a… Continue lendo “Você não está separado” – Alan WATTS

“You don’t need religion” – Alan WATTS

If you don’t know what you want, then you have reached the state of desirelessness.Alan Watts https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K0Y1eX24rbM Alan Watts give a speech on knowing the unknown in his one hour long lecture on zen buddhism. RELATED CONTENT:

“The Psychology of Mystical Experience” – Alan WATTS

Binding contrast into paradox, Alan takes us on a journey through the psychology of mystical experience in relation to life and death, followed by a jaunt through the power of nothingness. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Acpeb1PCMiA In this episode of Being in the Way, Mark Watts opens the door to the vault, introducing two rare recordings from his father,… Continue lendo “The Psychology of Mystical Experience” – Alan WATTS

“Aesthetics and Mystical Vision” – Alan WATTS

In this recording from 1972, Alan Watts lectures on mystical vision via art, aesthetics, and Buddhist and Daoist philosophy. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ar7pw4Gd1XM Functional Art (0:10)Creating Works of Nature (23:49)Meaning and Insanity (48:43) “You and I have all conspired with ourselves to pretend that we are not really God, but of course we are. That is perfectly obvious.… Continue lendo “Aesthetics and Mystical Vision” – Alan WATTS

“Be friends with death” – Alan WATTS

Alan wrote over 25 books on subjects such as personal identity, the true nature of reality, higher consciousness, the meaning of life, and the non-material pursuit of happiness. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1pKyavcNi7c Here are some qoutes form Alan Watts about death. "Death is another form of life.""Death is the only that is promised in life. Don't allow the… Continue lendo “Be friends with death” – Alan WATTS

On Pain – Alan WATTS

“A student came to his master with a question, ‘it is terribly hot and how should we escape the heat?’ in other words, this was a symbolic question asking about the whole problem of the heat of suffering. and he answered, ‘go right down to the bottom of the furnace.’ ‘ but in the furnace,’… Continue lendo On Pain – Alan WATTS

The Silent Mind – Alan WATTS

One who talks all the time can never hear what others say. And one who thinks all the time has nothing to think about except thoughts. Alan Watts examines the value of silent-mindedness or the practice of meditation in Hinduism and Buddhism. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-7HuicMQTl8 […] Fundamentally, meditation is not so much an exercise as it is… Continue lendo The Silent Mind – Alan WATTS

“Morra Antes de Morrer” – Alan WATTS

O grande sim é o sim à morte. É possível proferi-lo de várias maneiras...CIORAN, A Tentação de existir https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QC0j2Dgqdbc Citações e trechos do livro “The Essence of Alan Watts”. Alan Wilson Watts (1915 - 1973) foi um filósofo britânico, escritor, palestrante e um dos pioneiros na divulgação da sabedoria oriental ao ocidente. Baseando-se em uma… Continue lendo “Morra Antes de Morrer” – Alan WATTS

“Still the Mind” – Alan WATTS

ORGANISM.EARTH > Library Realize that anybody whom you consider—in matters spiritual, psychologial, and so on—as an authority has this authority because of your opinion that he has or she has. How do you know? If you say, for example, like a Protestant fundamentalist, that you believe in the Bible, that the Bible is inspired, or… Continue lendo “Still the Mind” – Alan WATTS

FOLI: Não há Movimento Sem Ritmo

"Não se pode eludir a existência com explicações, só se pode suportá-la, amá-la ou odiá-la, adorá-la ou temê-la, nessa alternância de felicidade e de horror que exprime o ritmo mesmo do ser, suas oscilações, suas dissonâncias, suas veemências amargas ou alegres."Breviário de decomposição https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lVPLIuBy9CY&t=247s A vida tem um ritmo e está em constante movimento. Nas… Continue lendo FOLI: Não há Movimento Sem Ritmo