Category Archives: Philosophizing a bit

A Personal Christmas Message 2015

A year has passed once again. A year of turbulences and challenges, but also a year full of little joys, a year where we made new acquaintances and friends who enriched our lives in many different ways. 2015 has proved us how important … Continue reading

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A Personal Christmas Message 2014

(“A Christmas Welcome” by Thomas Kinkade) In many cultures, people greet each other with “Peace upon you”. The greatest gift in the world is peace which, first of all, comes from inner peace and the peace of one’s mind. However, … Continue reading

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Sensitivity

In our modern industrialized world, we keep being told that sensitivity is a flaw, a lack of power and strength. This way of thinking reflects the misinterpretation of our world and of the true essence of life. A sensitive person … Continue reading

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A personal Christmas message 2013

Christmas has become a festival that is now celebrated all over the world. It has lost its exclusive religious character and now people living in Asia and many Arab countries have Christmas trees. Coming from a country where the Christmas tree … Continue reading

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The divine gift

“Even after all this time the Sun never says to the Earth, ‘You owe me!’ Look what happens with a love like that. It lights the whole Sky.” (Hafiz, Persian poet)

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Attention!

“Aufmerksamkeit und Konzentration sind für die Entwicklung der Kultur des Geistes wahrscheinlich das wichtigste Kriterium. Die Möglichkeiten, die sich durch richtig gelenkte Aufmerksamkeit ergeben, sind so erstaunlich, dass sie schon fast unglaublich scheinen. Die Kultivierung der Aufmerksamkeit ist die entscheidende … Continue reading

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About truth

„Die Wahrheit ist von dieser Welt; in dieser Welt wird sie aufgrund vielfältiger Zwänge produziert, verfügt sie über geregelte Machtwirkungen. Jede Gesellschaft hat ihre eigene Ordnung der Wahrheit, ihre ‘allgemeine Politik‘ der Wahrheit: d.h. sie akzeptiert bestimmte Diskurse, die sie … Continue reading

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