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Why? Simply Be-Cause. Alan Watts on “The Playful Universe”

“Existence, the physical universe, is basically playful. There is no necessity for it whatsoever. It isn’t going anywhere. It doesn’t have a destination that it ought to arrive at.” (Alan Watts).  Enjoy the short video. In our endless quests for causes and reasons, it’s delightful to remember that however you look at it, the Universe […]

Nachmanovitch on Lila, a Divine Play

“There is an old Sanskrit word, Lila (Leela), which means play. Richer than our word, it means divine play, the play of creation and destruction and re-creation, the folding and unfolding of the cosmos. Lila, free and deep, is both delight and enjoyment of this moment, and the play of God. It also means love. […]

“Everyone Believes in God”…Triggered yet? ;)

“I believe that everyone believes in God.” Did that get your goat, or at least your attention? Let me explain why I said it, what I mean and how it might be a true and helpful concept to consider. Of course it all depends on what one means by a word like “God”. Since there […]