Tag: Laozi

Matter From Consciousness: Laozi & Quantum Physics [VIDEO]: Shantena Augusto Sabbadini

Matter From Consciousness: Laozi & Quantum Physics [VIDEO]: Shantena Augusto Sabbadini

Why does it seem that the ancients all over the planet knew what we struggle to perceive in today’s world? Ancient civilizations seemed to have this innate connection with Mother Earth, the Cosmos, and even Deities, and with that connection seems to be the underlying understandings of the workings of the Universe on a physical level.

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The Science of Spontaneity: Mastering Wu-Wei (Effortless Action)

Posted by on May 1, 2014 in Conscious Living with 0 Comments
The Science of Spontaneity: Mastering Wu-Wei (Effortless Action)

In this 5-part Big Think Mentor workshop Edward Slingerland teaches you how to apply the ancient Chinese concept of Wu-Wei to your everyday life. Following the teachings of four philosophers (Confucius, Laozi, Mencius, and Zhuangzi) you will learn strategies for attaining the seemingly paradoxical state of “effortless action.” In other words, you will learn how to cultivate your inner spontaneity – how to try not to try. This first video lesson is an introduction to idea of effortless action, the concepts Wu-Wei and De, and the four philosophers that will be covered in the workshop.

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