CSICOP and attitudes to paranormal /2009/02/05/csicop-and-attitudes-to-paranormal/

CSICOP and attitudes to paranormal http://www.gurdjieff-con.net/2009/02/05/sam-harris-at-edgeorg-and-aleister-crowley/#comment-34605 James said, Overview of CSICOP: “Surveys show that over half the adult population in the U.S. have had psychic experiences and believe in the reality of the phenomena (Gallup, 1982; Greeley, 1975, 1987; Haraldsson & Houtkooper, 1991). Those who have had the experiences but encounter the debunking attitudes of … Continue reading CSICOP and attitudes to paranormal /2009/02/05/csicop-and-attitudes-to-paranormal/

The evolution debate and anti-modernism /2009/02/05/the-evolution-debate-and-anti-modernism/

The evolution debate and anti-modernism Why pigs don’t have wings Much of the confusion/debate over New Age issues revolves around evolution, although New Agers tend to be cagey and avoid the kind of direct collision we see with the Bible Belt. We should be wary of New Age substitutes, but the basic objection stands. To … Continue reading The evolution debate and anti-modernism /2009/02/05/the-evolution-debate-and-anti-modernism/

Sam Harris at edge.org, and Aleister Crowley /2009/02/05/sam-harris-at-edgeorg-and-aleister-crowley/

Sam Harris at edge.org, and Aleister Crowley Sam Harris at Edge.org (unwittingly) makes a statement about our discussion here. If I have one quibble with Dyson, it is that he has been far too modest in drawing out the implications of his argument. He is, of course, right to declare that “science and religion are … Continue reading Sam Harris at edge.org, and Aleister Crowley /2009/02/05/sam-harris-at-edgeorg-and-aleister-crowley/

AIT/OIT…new GC blog…2018…Alain Daniélou – Wikipedia

We are going through older posts from GC_old on the AIT/OIT: we become very critical of OIT at some point...we are now at the start of 2009 (there are over three thousand oldposts...The OIT was 'right', the tradition is old, but it was not in sanskrit. We have the direct parallel of Mycaenean/homeric greece, a … Continue reading AIT/OIT…new GC blog…2018…Alain Daniélou – Wikipedia