Tag: religion

7 Ways Our Children Are Being Brainwashed

7 Ways Our Children Are Being Brainwashed













Gregg Prescott, M.S., In5D Guest
Waking Times

From birth, virtually all of us have been brainwashed through various outlets that encourage materialism, ego, subservience, control and conformity. But where do the origins of mind control begin and what can we do about it?

1. Religion

As children, the brainwashing begins … More

April 9, 2014 | By | 5 Replies More
Fever Slip and the Kingpin of Belief

Fever Slip and the Kingpin of Belief













Julian Wash, Contributor
Waking Times

Dear Humans,

Today I wish to return to your awareness an aspect of the Human condition that exists just outside normal body temperature. It’s a boundary where ordinary perceptions are transformed through the errant expression of fever. And in this quasi state of consciousness, there … More

March 31, 2014 | By | 3 Replies More
Four Ways Nietzsche Made God His Bitch

Four Ways Nietzsche Made God His Bitch













Gary ‘Z’ McGeeStaff Writer
Waking Times

“We stumble on; the Übermensch plants a foot where there is no certain hold; and in the struggle that follows, the whole of us get dragged up.”William James

Friedrich Nietzsche is a fascinating philosopher that must be taken with a … More

March 30, 2014 | By | 16 Replies More
The Hidden Fuel of Intention

The Hidden Fuel of Intention













Soren Dreier, Guest
Waking Times

‘Hope’ and ‘Belief’ can be very tricky concepts to frame right.

They can be very low frequency or they can be very high frequency. It all comes down to the consciousness that inhabits them.

If they are low frequency they are an extension of … More

February 14, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
Not Without Our Consent

Not Without Our Consent













Zen Gardner, Guest
Waking Times

Nothing happens without our permission. In one way or another, consciously and/or subconsciously, we give our approval or disapproval by our actions, words and intentions.

Over time our accountability increases.

A mad world swirls around us in this manifestation with our inherent agreement. Without … More

January 25, 2014 | By | 12 Replies More
On Gods & Big Stones

On Gods & Big Stones













Osho
Waking Times

What do you do when you go to a Hindu temple, or a Mohammedan mosque, or a Christian church, or a synagogue? – you are worshiping things which you yourself have created. And that shows man’s utter stupidity: first you carve a statue of God and then … More

January 18, 2014 | By | 20 Replies More
Threes and Sevens in World Myth, Religion and Folklore

Threes and Sevens in World Myth, Religion and Folklore













Julian Websdale, Contributor
Waking Times

Divine Triads

The best known example of the triad is the Father (Godhead), Son and Holy Ghost of Christianity. But there was also the ancient Egyptian divine triad of Osiris, Isis and Horus, and the ancient Druid holy triad of Beli, Taran and Esus, not … More

December 23, 2013 | By | 3 Replies More
Islam: Religion of Peace and Love?

Islam: Religion of Peace and Love?













Dr. Stewart Bitkoff, Contributor
Waking Times

Say ye: ‘we believe in God and the revelation given to us and to Abraham, Ismail, Isaac, Jacob, and the Tribes, and that given to Moses and Jesus, and that given to (all) Prophets from their Lord. We make no difference between one More

December 11, 2013 | By | 14 Replies More
Sun Worship and Other Shortcuts to Nowhere

Sun Worship and Other Shortcuts to Nowhere













Zen Gardner, Guest
Waking Times

“Enlightenment is a destructive process. It has nothing to do with becoming better or being happier. Enlightenment is the crumbling away of untruth. It’s seeing through the facade of pretense.  It’s the complete eradication of everything we imagined to be true.” - Adyashanti

It’s … More

November 6, 2013 | By | 4 Replies More
Higher Knowledge & Spiritual Experience: What to Buy?

Higher Knowledge & Spiritual Experience: What to Buy?













Dr. Stewart Bitkoff, Guest
Waking Times

There are a thousand forms of mind. -Rumi

The goal of the mystical process is to help complete human evolution. The Sufi asserts that humanity is evolving to a higher spiritual condition and this evolution is purposeful and directed. The end result of … More

October 22, 2013 | By | 2 Replies More
Everyday Spirituality – Life as Prayer

Everyday Spirituality – Life as Prayer













Dr. Stewart Bitkoff, Contributor
Waking Times

There is growing interest and dialog concerning differences between traditional religious teaching and a form of spiritual practice termed: everyday spirituality or spirituality of the market place. Surprisingly, the usefulness of spiritual practice in everyday life is an ancient teaching, and lies at … More

September 18, 2013 | By | Reply More
Becoming Enlightened – Entering the Kingdom of Heaven

Becoming Enlightened – Entering the Kingdom of Heaven













James Need, Contributor
Waking Times

The ego, your personality, your sense of self surrenders…

You become totally at one with the present moment…

You start to feel as though you are at one with the breath…

You become the breath…

You can feel the sensation of the breath flowing in More

August 24, 2013 | By | 14 Replies More
The Dalai Lama and Buddhist Science

The Dalai Lama and Buddhist Science













Gene Hart, Guest
Waking Times

Why does consciousness seem to complicate reality? – A question that arose in my mind upon hearing that His Holiness the Dalai Lama was coming to England to spread his teachings of non-violence. The Dalai Lama, spiritual leader of Tibetan Buddhists, was visiting Manchester to … More

August 17, 2013 | By | 9 Replies More
My Journey Into The Sanskrit Texts

My Journey Into The Sanskrit Texts













V. Susan Ferguson, Contributor
Waking Times

I have always been drawn to India, her beauty and wisdom, and especially the Bhagavad Gita. Over the years of my life I would try again and again the read the Bhagavad Gita, only to realize that I simply did not understand it. … More

August 17, 2013 | By | 18 Replies More
5 Ways the Matrix Feeds Your Addiction to – the Matrix

5 Ways the Matrix Feeds Your Addiction to – the Matrix













Christina Sarich, Staff Writer
Waking Times

If real is what you can feel, smell, taste and see, then ‘real’ is simply electrical signals interpreted by your brain. ~ Morpheus, The Matrix

As long as you are plugged into the computer program that is running your reality, you can’t escape its … More

August 7, 2013 | By | 14 Replies More
How To Deprogram Yourself

How To Deprogram Yourself













Gregg Prescott, M.S., In5D Guest
Waking Times

Society has undergone a mass brainwashing, and it is time for us to deprogram ourselves in order to be completely immersed in the evolution of consciousness.

1. Religion

If a UFO were to land in your backyard tonight, I promise that ET will … More

July 13, 2013 | By | 43 Replies More
One Soul, Many Bodies: The Case for Reincarnation

One Soul, Many Bodies: The Case for Reincarnation













Allan Danelek, New Dawn
Waking Times

What happens to us when we die? It’s a question everyone eventually asks themselves at some point in their life. It transcends racial, social, political, economic and gender lines, making it the one question common to all human beings whether we like it or … More

July 6, 2013 | By | 28 Replies More
Rescuing the Bible from Literalism

Rescuing the Bible from Literalism













Richard Smoley, New Dawn
Waking Times

“The world,” wrote the philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein, “is the totality of facts, not of things.” So it is, but facts take many forms. The hard-edged events of ordinary reality are only one form, and not always the most important.

This insight can be … More

June 29, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More
Awaken Your Soul And Find Your Purpose

Awaken Your Soul And Find Your Purpose













Sharon Chayra, The Shaman’s Well
Waking Times

A wise man once said that though we may travel our earth path alone, we carry with us ghosts. Ghosts of loved ones, ghosts of those that have passed, as well as ghosts of thought such as worry, obsession, regret, sorrow and challenge. … More

June 26, 2013 | By | 2 Replies More
Religion, Atheism and Dogmatic Thinking

Religion, Atheism and Dogmatic Thinking













Andy Dilks, Guest
Waking Times

Someone recently asked: “Should the oppressive content of monotheistic religions be respected and left alone or challenged and questioned?” It’s a loaded question which, needless to say, provoked a lively debate on the nature of religion as a force for oppression and negativity in the … More

June 17, 2013 | By | 7 Replies More

Must Watch Videos

Neuroscientist Exposes Dangers of Electromagnetic Fields

Neuroscientist Exposes Dangers of Electromagnetic Fields













Kevin Samson, Guest
Waking Times

Neuroscience has come under scrutiny for its involvement in an array of mind control initiatives and other ethically questionable research. But at least one neuroscientist from Sweden has gone on record to caution against the increasing dangers of Electromagnetic Fields (EMF) on human beings … More

April 14, 2014 | By | Reply More
On the Eve of Construction

On the Eve of Construction













Zen Gardner, Guest
Waking Times

I love the sound of construction. I always have. Not the industrial sound from the kind of massive, offensive structures made with other-worldly looking machines, but the intentional, gentle kind. Small structures going up, improvements on homes, road repairs, even tending to gardens whether … More

April 13, 2014 | By | 2 Replies More
Are You Inadvertently Investing in Monsanto’s Toxic Legacy?

Are You Inadvertently Investing in Monsanto’s Toxic Legacy?













Brandon Baker, Eco Watch
Waking Times

Monsanto didn’t achieve $11.8 billion in sales and 404 facilities in 66 countries all on its own.

The company is valued at $60 billion in the marketplace with 525 million shares outstanding, but the three largest mutual fund shareholders, Vanguard, Fidelity and State Street, … More

April 10, 2014 | By | Reply More
7 Ways Our Children Are Being Brainwashed

7 Ways Our Children Are Being Brainwashed













Gregg Prescott, M.S., In5D Guest
Waking Times

From birth, virtually all of us have been brainwashed through various outlets that encourage materialism, ego, subservience, control and conformity. But where do the origins of mind control begin and what can we do about it?

1. Religion

As children, the brainwashing begins … More

April 9, 2014 | By | 5 Replies More
5 Videos Showing How Fracking Can Make Water Flammable

5 Videos Showing How Fracking Can Make Water Flammable













Alex Pietrowski, Staff Writer
Waking Times

Public awareness of the risks and dangers of hydraulic gas-fracturing, or Fracking, is growing daily, but not nearly as fast as the practice itself is. Across the world, fracking is creating a massive new energy boom and investors are pouring money into energy companies … More

April 8, 2014 | By | 4 Replies More

Activism Works

The Truth About Fluoride Becoming More Widely Known

The Truth About Fluoride Becoming More Widely Known













Dr. Mercola
Waking Times

Fluoride is a poisonous substance added to many municipal water supplies across the US, Canada, and elsewhere without the permission of the residents. Is there a model that communities can follow to remove it from their water supply? The short answer to this question is yesMore

April 1, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
6 Crimes Against Nature Perpetrated By The Food Industry

6 Crimes Against Nature Perpetrated By The Food Industry













Martha Rosenberg, AlterNet
Waking Times

While many procedures on factory farms are cruel, breeding animals into mutants and violating mother/offspring bonds are truly crimes against nature.

The horrors of factory farming are multifold. Treating animals like heads of lettuce—”forget it’s an animal” says one farming magazine—has created institutionalized ruthlessness toward … More

March 28, 2014 | By | 5 Replies More
Our Respective Journeys Into the Valley of Reason

Our Respective Journeys Into the Valley of Reason













Michael T. Winter, Contributor
Waking Times

The Internet awakening has given birth to a worldwide multitude of people that are disengaging from the programmed paradigm created for us, and awakening to the reality of the dangers we face. The web has supplied a platform for writers to take a crack … More

March 26, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
13 Ways Foodies Are Changing The Food Industry

13 Ways Foodies Are Changing The Food Industry













Heather Callaghan & Jeffrey Green, Guests
Waking Times

A major shift in the consciousness of food consumers is forcing the industry into a competitive race to become more natural.  The market is telling food producers that they no longer want so-called factory food because of its many harmful effects on … More

March 25, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
American Agriculture May Eradicate the Monarch Butterfly Unless Swift Action Is Taken

American Agriculture May Eradicate the Monarch Butterfly Unless Swift Action Is Taken













Dr. Mercola
Waking Times

You may be aware that bees are dying in large numbers across the globe, courtesy of the ever-increasing presence of toxins in our environment. But did you know that the monarch butterfly is also becoming endangered, and for the same reason?

As reported by the New More

March 22, 2014 | By | Reply More