About Lightness and Being
It might not be a stretch to say that Chris Hadfield made a giant leap for humanity by making the worlds... scratch that; the first music video made in outer space. Orbiting Earth in the international Space Station Chris made a rendition of David Bowie's 'Space Oddity'.
Plato, perspective, truth, reality... tribes? Learning, knowing, understanding are all limited to various degrees by how we see that which surrounds us; and similarly we are affected by how people and surroundings influence us. Believing that our reality is 'truth' seems more an arrogance of self than a stronger more reliable view of that which is, which remains hidden to various degrees by the shadows of our own view... which humans too often perceive as truth.
Life happens. It's how you take it and how you approach it, and what you do with it that matters. Dreaming is the seed of the reality that you may choose to pursue. If you don't, then your odds of achieving those dreams become less than if you do. Is it really that simple?
With visuals by Bruno Bozzetto and sound by Roberto Frattini, they capture the wonderful diversity, beauty and contrast of the difference between the EU and Italian culture. I think both cultures can appreciate the difference and the greatness that each flavor provides.
Sometimes, when things are starting to get to you, it's good to step back and consider where we are in life. Reality is full of irony and sometimes we just need to embrace the irony.
Incredible easy to do exercise: 8 minutes seem just the right length to take a brake from working on the desk, specially when working from home and one just can get up for a small brake.
Peter Koenig: Money, unlike something in nature - a tree or your liver - is a human creation, so we should be able to understand exactly how we influence its manifestation and how it influences us.
What if you were the writer, director, producer and star of a movie that is your life? Would your life be different?
Contemplating the difference the distinction between loneliness and aloneness? To be alone, happy and contented, is entirely different state than being lonely.
Kundalini feels like an energetic shower, softly shaking free of the day and leaving you refreshed and mellow.