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EGO

Super-ego fears its own annihilation in bowing to higher power. BOOK REVIEW: In the Realm of the Hungry Ghosts, Close Encounters with Addiction, by Gabor Mate, M.D.:   When people refer to the ego, oftentimes they really mean the super-ego. Even Dr. Mate uses ego the same way Freud used super-ego. Dr. Mate writes that, “Resistance to…

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HIGHER CONSCIOUSNESS

The higher power concept need not be concerned with a deity. BOOK REVIEW: In the Realm of the Hungry Ghosts, Close Encounters with Addiction, by Gabor Mate, M.D.:  This post is a verbatim condensation of Chapter 34 – Addiction and the Spiritual Quest. Dr. Mate believes that “For many people, the higher power concept need not…

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DESTRUCTION OF TRADITIONAL CULTURE CONTRIBUTES TO DRUG ADDICTION

Drug addictions are related to natural reward process BOOK REVIEW: In the Realm of the Hungry Ghosts, Close Encounters with Addiction, by Gabor Mate, M.D.:  Dr. Mate conducted a personal interview with the seminal researcher Dr. Jaak Panksepp, who is quoted at length: “Drug addictions wouldn’t occur unless they were related to natural reward process of…

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A Hungry Ghost is Never Satisfied

Drug Addicts, Behavior Addicts, Bloggers BOOK REVIEW: In the Realm of the Hungry Ghosts, Close Encounters with Addiction, by Gabor Mate, M.D.  Drug addicts have a limited stock of substances to choose from. A limited repertoire. Drug addicts have fewer escape routes than those available to behavioral addicts. How is the choice made? Why am I…

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Accidental Confederate General in Washington: CANCELING ALBERT PIKE

Freemasonry should conform itself to its own high moral standards VETERAN’S DAY 2021 | Freemasonry loudly proclaims the impeccable moral character and patriotic fervor of its members. Many Brother Masons are veterans of the United States Armed Forces. The only World War II combat veterans that I have ever met were retired Freemasons residing in…

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Politics

SELF-CONSTRUCTED BELIEF SYSTEMS: Moses On Trial For Fraudulent Misrepresentation

Moses on Trial For Putting a Veil Over Consciousness Everybody is on trial these days, no one here gets out alive because everyone’s a witness or a suspect. Why did Moses choose a burning bush to represent his messenger of God? The burning bush was a convenient metaphor for an angel of God. But Moses…

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Five Facts Yoga Teachers Need to Know About Kundalini

1.  Kundalini yoga was not invented by Yogi Bhajan. 2.  Kundalini yoga was created by Indian Hindu yogis with names like Saraswati Sivananda practicing Vedic religion. 3.  Yogi Bhajan was a Pakistani Dalit Untouchable Caste member of the Sikh religion who immigrated to Los Angeles during the Summer of Love.   4.  THERE IS NO YOGA IN…

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Liberation

Guru Meher’s Turban

CSI POP QUIZ | Which One is Not a Sikh? The Guru Meher Sikh Turban Discrimination Sermons In the five short months that I was in his class, Guru Meher was only there about half the time yet he mentioned his suffrage of Sikh turban discrimination in two separate classes. Most of the time he…