A peaceful common ground for agnostics and religions of all kinds

Religions as well as politics do trigger intense emotions. But a very simple solution was actually written 25 years ago by someone who did sincerely search for god for half a century until he got some wise revelations. Those insights brought my inner struggle between my aversion against organised religion and my search for the …

Schlüssel zum Verständnis des Lebens #2 : links, oben, unten, rechts

english article here Im ersten Kapitel wurde Meditation als das 'in die Mitte (medi) bringen' erklärt - den Zentralpunkt eines Kreuzes um alle Perspektiven zu sehen.Was sind also die horizontalen und vertikalen Richtungen? 2a.) Das Prinzip von nach oben und unten strebenden Bewegungen In der Tabula Smaragdina, hat Hermes Trismegistus (der eine Kombination des griechischen …

OMG (Om, I, God) – the better half

The god-experiment part 2 In part 1 I told you about the horizontal intellectual axis betweenAtheist / Agnostic <-------------------- vs -----------------> orthodox Believer To explore the vertical intuitive Axis (which I will explain at the end),I seriously dedicated myself to the nebulous 'divine' (for 4 months now and ongoing) as described by an Iranian mystic …

OMG (Om, I, God)

The god-experiment From birth on we are conditioned into belief systems and believe to know "the ultimate truth", assuming that all generations beforehand were fools. Yet the fact is that believes did change throughout history, so much even, that they did turn around not only by 180°, but that even multiple times. Most humans do get …

religion#4 : why religions can be spiritual hinderances

After having told you 3 emotional criticisms, and my cognitive reasons,today I will tell you my spiritual issues I have with religions.Whilst religions claim to offer spiritual guidance and they serve well to kickstart people into searching for a purpose or looking for their higher self, they in fact can lead to the opposite, by …

religion#2 three emotional issues with the three Abrahamic religions

Regardless of their belief I really do salute people of faith for trying to become the best they can be, especially the many believers who sincerely are out to live the peace and love their books tells them to be. Whenever I was traveling in countries whose customs I was not aquanited with, I usually …

religion #1: The religious influence of my parents

In opposition to my father who came from the poorest class, my mother came from a successful business family with an educated upbringing in manners - something I fortunately do participate from until now, whenever I meet people of higher classes or standards. Just to show you how much did change within the last century: …

religion #0: How I was raised to believe

Maybe a good way to start a spiritual autobiography is with god. The experience: Like most people I grew up being taught by my parents in what to believe, so I took on their faith which in my case was their catholic Christian god. Because my grandmother told us that children's prayer would reach the …

Keys to understanding the universe #2 : left, up, down, right

In the first chapter meditation was explained as bringing one to the middle (medi), the center point of a cross, to see all perspectives So what are the horizontal and vertical directions? 2a.) The principle of up and down movements In the Emerald Tablets, Hermes Trismegistus, (a combination of the Greek god Hermes and the ancient Egyptian god Thoth), …

A christian version of Sodarshan Chakra Kriya pranayama Yoga from the 13th century!

The following article should be a huge step forward in gnosticism for any seeker because it reveals a direct method to accomplish enlightenement within the christian and therewith western tradition! Since Sodarshan Chakra Kriya stems from the fairly new religion of Sikhism but is claimed to have roots thousands of years ago it dawned upon …