Tag: Civilisation

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The Oak Tree

George McGavin investigates the highly varied and dramatic life of oak tree. Part science documentary, part historical investigation, this film is a celebration of one of the most iconic trees in the British countryside. It aims to give viewers a sense of what an extraordinary species the oak is and

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Jeremy Narby

"This is perhaps one of the most important things I learned during this investigation: We see what we believe, and not just the contrary; and to change what we see, it is sometimes necessary to change what we believe."


"Nonetheless, gazing out the train window at a random sample of

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Gedanken zu Ursache und Wirkung

Frage nach Chancen und Lösungen der "Corona Pandemie" - Gedanken zu Ursache und Wirkung

English translation

Ich würde gerne einige Gedanken teilen, die eventuell dabei helfen neue Antworten zu finden oder auch neue Sichtweisen auf die Ursachen, die aus meiner Sicht viel tiefer liegen als in der aktuellen Politik, der

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Ideas on Cause and Effect

Question about opportunities and solutions of the "Corona Pandemic" - Ideas on cause and effect

Deutsche Übersetzung

I would like to share some ideas about the causes of the circumstances in the world we live in today, which in my view are much deeper than current politics, media coverage or

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Wendell Berry

"The Peace of Wild Things

When despair for the world grows in me and I wake in the night at the least sound
in fear of what my life and my children’s lives may be,
I go and lie down where the wood drake
rests in his beauty on

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Bright Green Lies

"Bright Green Lies exposes the hypocrisy of leading environmental groups. It asks the questions most refuse to ask, and in that questioning, uncovers profound truths." - Chris Hedges


"This disturbing but very important book makes clear we must dig deeper than the normal solutions we are offered." - Yvon Chouinard

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Greek Philosophy

"As long as Man continues to be the ruthless destroyer of lower living beings, he will never know health or peace. For as long as men massacre animals, they will kill each other. Indeed, he who sows the seed of murder and pain cannot reap joy and love." - Pythagoras

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The Seeds We Sow

"Children are the seeds of our future. Plant love in their hearts and water them with wisdom and life’s lessons. When they are grown, give them space to grow." - Unknown


"The soil is the great connector of lives, the source and destination of all. It is the healer

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Kailash Ecovillage

Rundown apartments reborn as food-forest coliving Agritopia

In 2007, Ole and Maitri Ersson bought the rundown Cabana apartment complex in the city and immediately began to de-pave parking spaces to make space for what today is a huge permaculture coliving space and urban food forest.

Today, the Kailash Ecovillage has

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Food, Earth, Happiness

"The film filled me up with great joy and inspiration...I knew it was going to uplift and give a new perspective to my soul, but I didn't know how deeply it would do those things! I'm going to watch the film today... for the 8th time." – Rafayah Uzzyah, Philadelphia,

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Masanobu Fukuoka

"Aber wenn man zehn Dinge verstehen will, versteht man in Wirklichkeit nicht einmal eines. Wenn du hundert Blumen kennst, "kennst" du nicht eine einzige."


"But intending to understand ten things, you actually do not understand even one. If you know a hundred flowers you do not “know” a single one.

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Revolution Food

"Teaching kids how to feed themselves and how to live in a community responsibly is the center of an education." - Alice Waters


"Food and medicine are not two different things: the are the front and back of one body." - Masanobu Fukuoka, The One-Straw Revolution


"When it is understood

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Howard Lawler

"It's a daunting task to try and make the world a better place, but what better have we to do with our lives?"


"What’s on tomorrow is opportunity and obligations. The opportunity to see life as it is and the obligation to figure out what else it can be.

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HUMAN

'HUMAN' is a collection of stories about and images of our world, offering an immersion to the core of what it means to be human. Through these stories full of love and happiness, as well as hatred and violence, 'HUMAN' brings us face to face with the Other, making us

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Flow For Love Of Water

"The earth, the air, the land, and the water are not an inheritance from our forefathers but on loan from our children. So we have to handover to them at least as it was handed over to us." – Gandhi


"Water does not resist. Water flows. When you plunge your hand

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Max Igan

"Look into your own heart and then look into the heart of another Because when you look deeply enough into the heart of another, what you will find is yourself."

Max Igan at the Open Mind Conference 2014, Copenhagen.

"Reclaiming the Earth – steps towards a collective awakening"

Maxwell Igan has

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Mark Wigley

"Architecture never derived its force from stability of culture, but rather from the expression of those moments when that sense of stability slipped." - Mark Wigley

Mark Wigley | Architectural Theory: The Future of Cities

Mark Wigley, an Architectural Theorist, Scholar and Author, and Dean of Columbia University Graduate School of

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Catherine Austin Fitts

"One of the things that is interesting about reading conspiracy theory is that much of what folks think is conspiracy is really many people acting in concert to make or protect their money."


"If we can't face it, God can't fix it."

Planet Lockdown - Catherine Austin Fitts

Catherine Austin

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C.G. Dahlin

Pythagoras & Pythagoreanism: Numerology, Ancient Occultism, Mystical Mathematics & Natural Sciences

This is Spiritual Studies session #23. This session gives you a full broad understanding of Pythagoras, what he did, what he inspired, and what beliefs he espoused in the ancient world.

The first part of the talk is all

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