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10 of the Deepest Philosophical Movies of All Time

By |2020-06-20T12:43:19+03:00June 19th, 2020|Categories: Arts & Movies, Food for thought|Tags: , |

Watching philosophical movies can be a way of engaging with, learning about, and actively partaking in philosophy. There is no doubt that philosophy can be intimidating. Writings by philosophers are often complicated, dense, and heavy. But we have something very accessible to all of us in popular culture that may be able to help us: [...]

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Terrence Malick: the Intriguing Movies and Philosophy

By |2020-06-09T14:05:29+03:00June 9th, 2020|Categories: Arts & Movies, Food for thought|Tags: , |

Terrence Malick's movies are unique, but they are also divisive. You either like them or you don’t. Some will think Terrence Malick's movies as groundbreaking, insightful, and moving pieces of work, whilst others may believe they are pretentious, laborious, and unengaging. So why do Malick’s films have such a polarising reputation? This article will help [...]

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What Is Practical Wisdom, Why You Need It & How to Develop It

By |2020-06-01T20:44:25+03:00May 8th, 2020|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , |

Many of us sometimes feel a bit lost. We can be paralyzed by decisions and end up feeling emotionally numb. Do you ever feel like you need to reconnect with some inner compass? The answer could be found in developing practical wisdom. But what exactly is practical wisdom? In this post, we will explore its [...]

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What Is the Mind-Body Problem in the Philosophy of Mind?

By |2020-06-01T23:13:42+03:00March 7th, 2020|Categories: Food for thought|Tags: , , , |

The mind-body problem is one of the most famous issues within philosophical discussion. It has been a point of argument and deep interest for philosophers throughout history. The mind-body problem was addressed by Buddhism and the ancient Greeks, all the way through to Rene Descartes and beyond. But why is this a matter of interest [...]

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The Five Buddha Families and How They Can Help You Understand Yourself

By |2020-06-02T00:04:23+03:00December 25th, 2019|Categories: Self-Improvement, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , |

The Five Buddha Families are a vital principle in Buddhist philosophy. Buddhism is primarily concerned with reaching a state of Enlightenment, wholly separated from the individualistic and earth-bound tendencies of the Ego. Through the purging of ego-based beliefs and emotions, we grow to inhabit a space of Connection and Oneness with the Source. As a [...]

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What Is Perennial Philosophy and How It Can Open Your Mind

By |2020-06-02T00:52:23+03:00November 27th, 2019|Categories: Food for thought, Spirituality|Tags: , , |

Perennial philosophy is a strand of philosophical thought prevalent in culture since the Renaissance. It became popularised in the 20th century where these ideas became widespread across academia and society. Perennial philosophy is a viewpoint that provides an interesting outlook on the practice of many religious faiths. It is a source of valuable insight for [...]

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4 Ways Epicurean Philosophy Can Help You Be More Happy

By |2020-06-02T00:55:15+03:00November 25th, 2019|Categories: Food for thought, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , |

Epicurean philosophy has been one of the most influential schools in philosophy to guide what really makes people happy. Philosophy has always had at its heart the pursuit of happiness and the greater good. It seeks to understand life and how we can enjoy it to its fullest. There are many schools of thought in [...]

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8 Philosophy Jokes That Hide Profound Life Lessons in Them

By |2020-06-09T20:17:10+03:00October 14th, 2019|Categories: Food for thought, Thought-Provoking Quotes|Tags: , , , |

Philosophy can often be wordy, complicated and difficult to engage with, but philosophical jokes can provide an alternative to this. Adding humour to this philosophy through jokes may make engaging with it more fun. Moreover, it helps build an understanding of interesting and profound philosophical ideas. This article will take a look at some clever [...]