Trump, the alt-right, and the hidden guru/gangster/fascist effect

This rejection of the guru legacy hindu, Buddhist, tibetan, sufis) is a reminder of who you are dealing with: these figures hated democracy, modernity and autonomy of the individual. Fascist was born in the reactionary guru world. After Hitler we get Trump, at first a parody,but already visible as a trojan horse for fascism which … Continue reading Trump, the alt-right, and the hidden guru/gangster/fascist effect

Problems with new age gurus and paths ( a long list growing longer day by day)

Guruism via Hinduism has a long tradition which probably sources in the Neolithic and had died many deaths. The figure Danielou, despite a number of problems, has some useful accounts of this 'primordial Shaivism'. We have no idea what the original(s) was/were. In addition the legacy is influenced/mediated/ by the much later sufi sources with … Continue reading Problems with new age gurus and paths ( a long list growing longer day by day)

Notes in progress: The end of guruism: a new age reformation of the new age movement…Ramana Maharsi dark side, and advaita gibberish nausea

The experience of gurus in the last half-century since the seventies has been so dreadful beyond the veneer of antiquated super respect and reverence that perhaps the time has come to pass beyond the whole constellation. Modernity in nearly every case has staged a 'reformation' of inherited religions, e.g. the Protestant Reformation, nearly, but often … Continue reading Notes in progress: The end of guruism: a new age reformation of the new age movement…Ramana Maharsi dark side, and advaita gibberish nausea

Meyer’s regressive ‘god hypothesis’….A Covert Nod to Meyer’s “God Hypothesis”? | Evolution News – 1848+: The End(s) of History

Meyer has jumped the gun, it seems. The ID camp has long been plotting the final stage of their intelligent design campaign, a sort of theological time machine to go backwards. Their final coup is … Source: Meyer’s regressive ‘god hypothesis’….A Covert Nod to Meyer’s “God Hypothesis”? | Evolution News – 1848+: The End(s) of … Continue reading Meyer’s regressive ‘god hypothesis’….A Covert Nod to Meyer’s “God Hypothesis”? | Evolution News – 1848+: The End(s) of History

The Brain Does Not Create the Mind; It Constrains It. | Mind Matters – The Gurdjieff Con – 1848+: The End(s) of History – 1848+: The End(s) of History

This website often has good stuff, but its perspective (the site appears to be connected to the ID blog EvolutionNews, et al) is marred by the obsessive diatribes against materialism, not surprisin… Source: The Brain Does Not Create the Mind; It Constrains It. | Mind Matters – The Gurdjieff Con – 1848+: The End(s) of … Continue reading The Brain Does Not Create the Mind; It Constrains It. | Mind Matters – The Gurdjieff Con – 1848+: The End(s) of History – 1848+: The End(s) of History