Notes while reading ‘Philosophy and Foundation of Mathematics’ by Marsigit

This is not an ordinary review in any sense, but rather an exploration in consciousness. It might be something similar to what is often called a 'trip journal', to take a term from advanced users of psychedelics. I am sitting up late at night, after a long day of good food mixed with light workout … Continue reading Notes while reading ‘Philosophy and Foundation of Mathematics’ by Marsigit

on …. slowing ……. down ……………

When thoughts and actions are anxious and done compulsively, they are void of profound meaning, and we would be better off not performing them at all! But both thoughts and actions can be consciously slowed down by being aware of their parts. By observing each subtle movement, each word, each letter, each shape of each … Continue reading on …. slowing ……. down ……………

Consequences of the carnist choice

A vegan were troubled by the following conundrum: "Whenever I try to explain that humans aren't really meant to eat meat or dairy products, they always say that can't be right cause they are on the food pyramid. How do I respond to this?? Even I start second guessing myself when they say that." First, … Continue reading Consequences of the carnist choice

Diary notes

I am almost done collecting my diary notes from the last two years into a commonplace book. The idea is to compile them into something more readable and extract the most useful bits. Here are some slightly edited notes from December. No word is Truth. Time is infinite, No time is 'lost' or 'made' No … Continue reading Diary notes

What is Reality? Reflections from some revealing experiences

During a trip through Europe to Barcelona 2013, I had some experiences of reality not being as material and deterministic as I had previously assumed. Two observations stood out. I wrote down the first observation in a notebook and illustrated it with a small diagram to help me remember it. At the time, I believed … Continue reading What is Reality? Reflections from some revealing experiences

How to Become Infinite Infinities by Raising Consciousness and Awareness

If one stays for long enough time in a focused awareness on any one perception of the present, there arises a perception of the absence of everything else. That else we can call the accumulated experience, or the assumed past and the expected future. What does this accumulated experience of an individual being encompass, what … Continue reading How to Become Infinite Infinities by Raising Consciousness and Awareness