Imagining the Future: The Transformation of Humanity

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In this landmark talk, Peter Diamandis shares how we are rapidly heading towards a human-scale transformation, the next evolutionary step into what he calls a “Meta-Intelligence,” a future in which we are all highly connected — brain to brain via the cloud — sharing thoughts, knowledge and actions. He highlights the 4 driving forces as well as the 4 steps that is transforming humanity. Peter Diamandis is the Founder & Executive Chairman of the XPRIZE Foundation which leads the world in designing and operating large-scale incentive competitions. He is also…read more

You Are the Space – A Guided Meditation

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Close your eyes and simply breathe. Notice quality of your breathing. You’re not changing it, you’re just noticing it and letting it be. If thoughts arise, return attention to your body. Scan your body head to toe, noticing all of the sensations in your body, the places where you are tight and holding tension Just feel the sensations. Let go of judging and analyzing and simply allow it to be. With your awareness we are unconditionally loving this moment. As you bring attention to your body and your breath, your…read more

How Do We Break The Habit Of Excessive Thinking?

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Eckhart Tolle, one of the most highly respected and acclaimed spiritual teachers of our time, explores the powerful addiction to thinking, offering a handful of ways to put a stop to thoughts and choose presence instead. Eckhart Tolle is the author of the #1 New York Times bestseller The Power of Now (translated into 33 languages) and the highly acclaimed follow-up A New Earth, which are widely regarded as two of the most influential spiritual books of our time. Eckhart’s profound yet simple teachings have already helped countless people throughout…read more

How to let altruism be your guide

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What is altruism? Put simply, it’s the wish that other people may be happy. And, says Matthieu Ricard, a happiness researcher and a Buddhist monk, altruism is also a great lens for making decisions, both for the short and long term, in work and in life. There has long been an assumption in psychology, economics and evolution that man is essentially selfish. But during the last 30 years, new scientific insights have shown that genuine altruism does exist and can be extended beyond our kin to our fellow human beings…read more