Trailblazing Physicist David Bohm and Buddhist Monk Matthieu Ricard on How We Shape What We Call Reality
“Reality is what we take to be true. What we take to be true is what we believe… What we believe determines what we take to be true.” We never see the world exactly as it is — our entire experience of
Integrated Information Theory (IIT)--put forth by neuroscientists Giulio Tononi and Christof Koch--is a new framework that describes a way to experimentally measure the extent to which a system is conscious.
While you may not remember life as a toddler, you most likely believe that your selfhood then—your essential being—was intrinsically the same as it is today. Buddhists, though, suggest that this is just
A new review of studies finds that LSD, psilocybin and MDMA hold potential for treating mental illness. Is American medicine on the brink of a psychedelic revolution? It's seeming more and more likely.
Fundamental principles of the Theravada doctrine The teaching founded by the Buddha is known, in English, as Buddhism. It may be asked, who is the Buddha? A Buddha is one who has attained Bodhi; and by