Author Archives: Parmartha

Putting an End to the Crap of Mindfulness

Meditation for Sale The chances are that by now either you or someone you know well has begun to practise Buddhist Vipassana meditation by another name —-  In the past four years or so it’s gone from being an eccentric … Continue reading

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Meditation: The Key Defence against being a Consumer Attention Slave

How Attention Hacking Makes You A Consumer Slave Swami Swaram We live in the attention economy. Companies buy and sell human time. Your attention is gold and whether you are aware of it or not, there is a big fight … Continue reading

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Silence, real and not so real?

This was sent to SN as being a superior text to that of  Dr Saksena’s son,  who it seems may never have sat with Osho, though we dont know that for a fact.  We wondered if  the text was a … Continue reading

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The Man who was God: Debunked.

Someone wrote of this documentary years ago as below. I think it is a good comment. I dont like the movie, but it needs to be confronted and not hidden. Swami D wrote:  ” Aside from its technical brilliance the … Continue reading

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Siddharta’s Movie from the Ranch

Questions from a Deeper Place This historical video from the Ranch (1983?)  of about 20 minutes is of value. Only put out this year, it contains a lot of footage of drive by, and could prompt a discussion of the … Continue reading

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