Sri Aurobindo, The Life Divine – Chapters 1 to 7, 21 April 2008 Part 5
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Sri Aurobindo, The Life Divine – Chapters 1 to 7, 21 April 2008 Part 5

of philosophical endeavour of the contemporary mind, we now start the greatest philosophical work with this title The Human Aspiration. And when you think about it, you will find that the human aspiration is the essential, quintessential starting point of philosophical thought. That the best starting point of philosophical work …

Sri Aurobindo, The Life Divine – Chapters 1 to 7, 21 April 2008 Part 1
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Sri Aurobindo, The Life Divine – Chapters 1 to 7, 21 April 2008 Part 1

In which the highest form, the highest light of Savitri, the most blessed one ‒ vareniyum, the most blessed light is invoked, so that we can meditate upon it, and we pray that our intellect is driven by it, is guided by it, inspired by it. Sri Aurobindo has given …

Anselm & the Argument for God: Crash Course Philosophy #9
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Anselm & the Argument for God: Crash Course Philosophy #9

Crash Course Philosophy is brought to you by Squarespace. Squarespace: share your passion with the world. It’s about time that we had a serious talk about religion. The philosophy of religion is often confused with theology, which makes sense, because they both take God and religion as their subjects. But …

What If We Proved God?  | Unveiled
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What If We Proved God? | Unveiled

What If the Existence of God Was Scientific Fact? Depending on the culture or country, God assumes many shapes and embodies various ideologies. For centuries, humans have worshiped, researchers have studied, and atheists have dismissed the opinion of God… but, what if faith had nothing to do with it? This …

POLITICAL THEORY – Jean-Jacques Rousseau
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POLITICAL THEORY – Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Modern life is deeply attracted to the idea of progress in the 18th century as European societies became ever richer and more technological, the conventional view was that mankind was firmly set on a positive trajectory from savagery and ignorance toward prosperity and civilization. But there was at least one …

Did God Change from the Old Testament to the New?
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Did God Change from the Old Testament to the New?

It’s often said that the God of the Old Testament is a God of wrath and justice, whereas the God of the New Testament proclaimed by Jesus of Nazareth is a loving and forgiving God. I think that that is a false dichotomy, and that the decisive proof that the …

How I met God in a McDonald’s | Tracey Lind | TEDxClevelandStateUniversity
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How I met God in a McDonald’s | Tracey Lind | TEDxClevelandStateUniversity

Translator: Amanda Chu Reviewer: Peter van de Ven Thirty years ago, I met God in a McDonald’s. (Laughter) Really. It happened at five o’clock on the afternoon of January 31st, 1984. It was the day before my second semester of seminary. I’d entered divinity school to wrestle with two questions …