Tag Archives: Spirituality

Diary of a pupil: Know Thyself


Possibly, the sentence “know thyself” is one of the most known sensational quotes: perhaps because it’s engraved on the entrance to the Temple of Apollo at Delphi, or because many great characters throughout history restated this concept several times, associating … Continue reading

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A Blog trailer: Why Not?


Seeing that book-trailers exist since 1994, I asked myself why not to do a blog-trailer. Why not? The video below is the result of this idea. If you like this blog page, help me to share it’s contents, feel free … Continue reading

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The Art of Letting Go


Life on earth includes suffering, that’s obvious. We have relationship problems, we lose a loved one, experience the separation of death, we experience loneliness, illness, accidents, we are haunted by guilt, experiemce phobias and fears and unfulfilled desires. We experience … Continue reading

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Gurdjieff’s Meditations- Aphorism #2: Remember you come here having already understood the necessity of struggling with yourself—only with yourself. Therefore, thank everyone who gives you the opportunity.


It is interesting that the second part of this aphorism is similar to the Jesus precept quoted from Matthew: “You have heard that it was said, ‘Love your neighbor and hate your enemy.’ But I tell you, love your enemies … Continue reading

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The art of Tai Chi Chuan and the development of Natural Awareness


Tai Chi Chuan is a Chinese art whose popularity increased in recent years. It ‘a martial art, even if today is proposed and practiced in different ways and with different purposes. It’s an internal martial art, in the sense that … Continue reading

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Love and Self Development: Long Distance Relationship


Some days ago, speaking with some friends, we started an interesting but also important discussion about the long distance relationship. The majority of the friends accorded that such relation is almost impossible. This drove me to ponder about this very … Continue reading

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“Good” Karma- “Bad” Karma


Often we hear speaking or we speak from ourselves words such as “This is a good Karma” or “You have really a bad Karma”, “It’s your Karmic baggage…” etc… One of the main and greatest principle who governs our life … Continue reading

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The Meaning of The Inner Research


Somethimes, what arises in my mind is a question that i consider common between those who are involved in a work of self development. After all the successes and failures, good and bad moments, doubts and discovering that there’s any … Continue reading

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The Four Reliances


First, rely on the spirit and meaning of the teachings, not on the words; Second, rely on the teachings, not on the personality of the teacher; Third, rely on real wisdom, not superficial interpretation; And fourth, rely on the essence … Continue reading

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