Deep down, most people think that happiness comes from having or doing something. Alan Watts has become known as the West's foremost interpreter of Eastern thought, and one of the most original philosophers of this century. Fortunately for us, he is also witty, articulate, insightful, very entertaining, and a pleasure to listen to. More from Watts. Modern Western culture and technology is inextricably tied to the belief in the existence of a self as a separate ego, separated from and in conflict with the rest of the world.
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2 of an alternative view based on Hindu and Vedantic philosophy. This audio collection brings us five essential sessions, featured in the Ram Dass documentary film Becoming Nobody, presented here in their entirety. Space is considered to be nothingness by many. But after all it is the background in which we see everything. It is against space and within the dimension of time that we experience everything we experience. Space and time are the two basic dimensions of our world but are uncommonly illusive.
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Join this pioneer of engaged spirituality for eight inspiring lectures, each one an indelible masterpiece of humor and insight about the spiritual journey today. Life is the ultimate game of hide and seek With the combination of playful irreverence and penetrating insight that made him a legend in Western philosophy, Alan Watts investigates the surprisingly liberating concept of "the universe as play" found at the heart of Hinduism, Zen, and other wisdom traditions.
Carefully selected by his son and archivist Mark Watts, You're It: On Hiding, Seeking, and Being Found features more than 10 hours of newly restored historic talks from the "spiritual entertainer" who helped define Eastern thought to audiences in the West.
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Although like me, you may find yourself drawn to rehearing these humorous and insightful talks over and over again. I had never heard of Alan Watts.
I would have to say this is one I'll listen to several times. Alan Watts died 11 years after I was born, and I had not been exposed to his work until now. And I have to say I thoroughly enjoyed this recording of his discussions. It made me think. It made me laugh. It confirmed some of my deepest held convictions and dispelled a few misconceptions, especially my opinions, which apparently were not well formed and insufficiently researched, of Zen Buddhism and Hinduism.
This collection of Watts speaking before small groups of people some time in the late 60s or early 70s is poorly recorded and often long, but it felt perfectly captured and all-too-short to my ears. I've listened to Alan Watt's for years but this collection is unique. Over several recorded talks he ties keys themes of the great faiths into a common liberating thread. No particular religious point of view is needed and neither are they demeaned. Like so many profound ideas, you may not get it on the first pass but after hearing it from more than one point of view it becomes clearer than ever.
Would you recommend this audiobook to a friend? If so, why? Just discovered him, so I guess that makes me late to the party. Better late than never. Makes complex ideas digestible and interesting. One of the few authors I would listen to a book and then listen to it again immediately. Any additional comments? Currently reading The Wisdom of Insecurity. Another treasure trove of insights. This man is a genius. So many people out there like to present thoughts and ideas in a Youre The One - Various - 30 Country & Western All Stars that gives you the answer The answer from their perspective.
Alan Watts, in "You're It! He does not tell you what to do, or how to do it He allows you to arrive at that on your own.
What you do with it is up to you. Alan Watts does not speak "like" anything He La Fontanella - Gruppo Folk Internazionale - 75-79 an intellectual An intellectual is a person who uses intelligence thought and reason and critical or analytical reasoning in either a professional or a personal capacity.
Well, listen to it three more times. I find that I randomly select a chapter and listen for a bit every day It's that good. Alan Watts is a man of immense intelligent.
The most brilliant man who ever lived! His words have the power to shatter your world into million pieces. His wisdom is from another realm, since he has tapped into that infinite intelligence and he can speak from that space. If you truly give this book a chance you will be transformed by it. You will know the truth as he knows it, this truth will be directly experienced by you, it won't be just another idea, believe system, philosophy or thought swimming in your mind, but you will directly know Youre The One - Various - 30 Country & Western All Stars truth to be self evident and you will be liberated.
Know this then "What you take to be the thinker Watts does repeat himself about the yin and yang of life at times but it correlates to what he talks about in that specific lecture. Nevertheless, this lecture runs deep into a beautiful view of the world and the individual. It fits well with "Out of Your Mind. Both are equally interesting that Youre The One - Various - 30 Country & Western All Stars different topics.
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Yearwood first joined with husband Garth Brooks in They assisted in the Hurricane Katrina disaster relief by building flood walls in New Orleans and protective structures in Mississippi. The project saw two hundred crews of women learn to build houses in AtlantaGeorgia and Oklahoma.
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