The Divine Spark: A Graham Hancock Reader by Graham HancockPsychedelics and the Pursuit of Consciousness
“I suspect the real breakthroughs in our understanding of consciousness are going to come from an entirely different direction. That direction, controversially, has to do with psychedelics—which, as many of the contributors to The Divine Spark argue, offer spectacular potential for the investigation of the ‘hard problem’ of consciousness.” —from the introduction by Graham Hancock
Psychedelics: Medicinal? Vital in interspecies communication or communion with the sacred? Are you reaching enlightenment or damaging your brain?
In this anthology, edited by bestselling author Graham Hancock, 22 writers discuss psychedelics and their myriad connections to consciousness. Travel to South America, the American Southwest, outer space, inner space, and back in time to revisit Pahnke’s The Good Friday experiment, and explore the effects of ayahuasca and LSD.
Illuminating the topic like never before: Mike Alivernia ? Russell Brand ? David Jay Brown ? Paul Devereux ? Rick Doblin ? Ede Frecska ? Alex Grey ? Nassim Haramein ? Martina Hoffmann ? Don Lattin ? Luis Eduardo Luna ? Dennis McKenna ? Thad McKraken ? Rak Razam ? Gabriel Roberts ? Thomas B. Roberts ? Gregory Sams ? Robert Schoch ? Mark Seelig ? Rick Strassman ? Robert Tindall
45 Carl Sagan quotes about the cosmos, love, and earth
Also, freedom from the struggles of being a human. You might even remember who you really are. This is exactly what these universe quotes are all about: belonging, unity, connection, wholeness, more , everything. We are, each of us, a little universe. Ultimately, you are not a person, but a focal point where the universe is becoming conscious of itself. What an amazing miracle. And whether or not it is clear to you, no doubt the universe is unfolding as it should.
Sign in with Facebook Sign in options. Join Goodreads. Quotes tagged as "universe" Showing of 2, Both are equally terrifying. It's just been too intelligent to come here. Because you've changed, by believing. Once you've changed, other things start to follow.
The universe is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.
inspirational quotes about grief and loss
His interest in astronomy began when he was five years old, when his mother sent him to the library to find books on stars. Carl Sagan is inspirational because, no matter how much recognition or how many awards he got, he never let it get to him. He just continued pursuing his love of the sciences. If a human disagrees with you, let him live. In a hundred billion galaxies, you will not find another. We are made of star stuff.
Follow us! So long as the universe had a beginning, we could suppose it had a creator. But if the universe is really completely self-contained, having no boundary or edge, it would have neither beginning nor end: it would simply be. What place, then, for a creator? Tags: Stephen Hawking. The universe is like a river. The river keeps on flowing.