By Ken Wilber
Here's a concise, complete review of Wilber's progressive proposal and its software in cutting-edge international. In A thought of every thing, Wilber makes use of transparent, nontechnical language to offer advanced, state-of-the-art theories that combine the geographical regions of physique, brain, soul, and spirit. He then demonstrates how those theories and versions should be utilized to real-world difficulties in components resembling politics, medication, company, schooling, and the surroundings. Wilber additionally discusses day-by-day practices that readers absorb so as to follow this integrative imaginative and prescient to their very own daily lives.
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Growth and decay are now no longer merely facts, evoking 2chap Black 42 42 H OW T O K NOW H IGHER W ORLDS vague impressions, as they were before. Instead, they form definite spiritual lines and figures we had no inkling of before. What is more, these lines and figures change their forms with the phenomena. A blossoming flower conjures up a particular line before our souls, while a growing animal or a dying tree gives rise to other lines. In this way, the soul world (or astral plane) spreads out before us.
20. As students of the spirit, we must set aside a brief period of time in daily life in which to focus on things that are quite different from the objects of our daily activity. The kind of activity we engage in must also differ from 1chap Black 27 How To Know Higher Worlds 27 what occupies the rest of our day. This is not to say, however, that what we do in the minutes we have set aside is unconnected with the content of our daily work. On the contrary, we soon realize that, if approached in the right way, such moments give us the full strength for completing our daily tasks.
Cutting ourselves off from the rest of the world around us, we must attend only to what the soul has to tell us about the facts of blossoming and flourishing. 5. But attending to our souls in this way should not lead us to believe that we shall advance far on the path if we blunt our senses to the world. First, we must look at things as actively and precisely as possible. Only thereafter should we devote ourselves to the feelings coming to life in our souls and the thoughts arising there. It is essential that we give our attention to both feelings and thoughts as they arise in complete inner equilibrium.
A Theory of Everything: An Integral Vision for Business, Politics, Science and Spirituality by Ken Wilber