Posts tagged with ‘Philosophy’


The Mirror of Enigmas: Chance, the Universe, and the Fragile Loveliness of Knowing Who We Are
Maria Popova | The Marginalian – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 26th, 2022 (INSPIRATIONAL | No Comments »)
The Analects of Confucius
Translated by Robert Eno – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 26th, 2022 (FEATURED RESEARCH PAPER | No Comments »)
Rūmī (30 Sep 1207 – 17 Dec 1273)
Annemarie Schimmel | Encyclopædia Britannica – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 26th, 2022 (BIOGRAPHIES | No Comments »)
Paulo Freire (19 Sep 1921 – 2 May 1997)
Leslie Bentley | Pedagogy and Theatre of the Oppressed – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 19th, 2022 (BIOGRAPHIES | 1 Comment »)
The Art of Choosing Love over Not-Love: Rumi’s Antidote to Our Human Tragedy
Maria Popova | The Marginalian – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 12th, 2022 (INSPIRATIONAL | No Comments »)
The Meaning of Success
Unknown - TRANSCEND Media Service
September 5th, 2022 (FOOD FOR THOUGHT | No Comments »)
Of Aristotle, Orwell, and the Young Heirs
Baher Kamal | Human Wrongs Watch - TRANSCEND Media Service
August 22nd, 2022 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Of Aristotle, Orwell, and the Young Heirs)
Life and Death and More Life: Leo Tolstoy on Science, Spirituality, and Our Search for Meaning
Maria Popova | The Marginalian – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 15th, 2022 (SPIRITUALITY | Comments Off on Life and Death and More Life: Leo Tolstoy on Science, Spirituality, and Our Search for Meaning)
At the Lost and Found
Edward Curtin | Behind the Curtain – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 15th, 2022 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on At the Lost and Found)
From Balkh to Konya: Discovering Rumi’s Spiritual Geopolitics
Pepe Escobar | The Cradle – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 8th, 2022 (SPOTLIGHT | Comments Off on From Balkh to Konya: Discovering Rumi’s Spiritual Geopolitics)
Antoine de Saint Exupéry (29 Jun 1900 – 31 Jul 1944): Solitude and Solidarity
Rene Wadlow – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 27th, 2022 (BIOGRAPHIES | Comments Off on Antoine de Saint Exupéry (29 Jun 1900 – 31 Jul 1944): Solitude and Solidarity)
Jean-Paul Sartre (21 June 1905 – 15 April 1980)
The European Graduate School – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 20th, 2022 (BIOGRAPHIES | Comments Off on Jean-Paul Sartre (21 June 1905 – 15 April 1980))
The Purpose of Life
Stephen Knapp (Sri Nandanandana dasa) – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 25th, 2022 (SPIRITUALITY | Comments Off on The Purpose of Life)
How the Great Zen Master and Peace Activist Thich Nhat Hanh Found Himself and Lost His Self in a Library Epiphany
Maria Popova | The Marginalian – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 14th, 2022 (INSPIRATIONAL | Comments Off on How the Great Zen Master and Peace Activist Thich Nhat Hanh Found Himself and Lost His Self in a Library Epiphany)
What Happens When We Die
Maria Popova | The Marginalian – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 21st, 2022 (INSPIRATIONAL | Comments Off on What Happens When We Die)
Beyond Leviathan: Critique of the State
István Mészáros | Monthly Review - TRANSCEND Media Service
February 7th, 2022 (REVIEWS | Comments Off on Beyond Leviathan: Critique of the State)
Understanding Hinduism and Bhagwad Gita
Dr. Ravi P. Bhatia – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 24th, 2022 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Understanding Hinduism and Bhagwad Gita)
James Baldwin on Resisting the Mindless Majority, Not Running from Uncomfortable Realities, and What It Really Means to Grow Up
Maria Popova | The Marginalian – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 17th, 2022 (INSPIRATIONAL | Comments Off on James Baldwin on Resisting the Mindless Majority, Not Running from Uncomfortable Realities, and What It Really Means to Grow Up)
May Sarton on the Cure for Despair and Why Solitude Is the Seedbed of Self-Discovery
Maria Popova | The Marginalian – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 27th, 2021 (INSPIRATIONAL | Comments Off on May Sarton on the Cure for Despair and Why Solitude Is the Seedbed of Self-Discovery)
Tao: The Way
Lao Tzu - TRANSCEND Media Service
November 29th, 2021 (INSPIRATIONAL | Comments Off on Tao: The Way)
What Makes You Makes the Universe: Nobel Laureate Erwin Schrödinger on Quantum Physics, Vedanta, and the Ongoing Mystery of Consciousness
Maria Popova | The Marginalian – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 22nd, 2021 (INSPIRATIONAL | Comments Off on What Makes You Makes the Universe: Nobel Laureate Erwin Schrödinger on Quantum Physics, Vedanta, and the Ongoing Mystery of Consciousness)
Socio-Political Philosophy of M. K. Gandhi: An Analysis
Dr. Tarun Gogoi | Academia – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 22nd, 2021 (FEATURED RESEARCH PAPER | Comments Off on Socio-Political Philosophy of M. K. Gandhi: An Analysis)
Confucius (c. 551 BC – 21 Nov 479 BC)
Biography – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 15th, 2021 (BIOGRAPHIES | Comments Off on Confucius (c. 551 BC – 21 Nov 479 BC))
The Foundation of Peace: The Wisdom of Mevlana Jalalud-Din Muhammad Rumi
Prof Hoosen Vawda – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 8th, 2021 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on The Foundation of Peace: The Wisdom of Mevlana Jalalud-Din Muhammad Rumi)
The World as Idea
Routledge – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 1st, 2021 (REVIEWS | Comments Off on The World as Idea)
Friedrich Nietzsche (15 Oct 1844 – 25 Aug 1900)
Bernd Magnus | Encyclopædia Britannica – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 11th, 2021 (BIOGRAPHIES | Comments Off on Friedrich Nietzsche (15 Oct 1844 – 25 Aug 1900))
The Secret Philosophy of Bonsai Trees
Tim Brinkhof | Big Think - TRANSCEND Media Service
October 4th, 2021 (INSPIRATIONAL | Comments Off on The Secret Philosophy of Bonsai Trees)
Rūmī (30 Sep 1207 – 17 Dec 1273)
Annemarie Schimmel | Encyclopædia Britannica – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 27th, 2021 (BIOGRAPHIES | Comments Off on Rūmī (30 Sep 1207 – 17 Dec 1273))
Bridging the Island Universes of Our Experience: Aldous Huxley on Making Sense of Ourselves and Each Other
Maria Popova | Brain Pickings – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 27th, 2021 (INSPIRATIONAL | Comments Off on Bridging the Island Universes of Our Experience: Aldous Huxley on Making Sense of Ourselves and Each Other)
Mary’s Room: An Animated Inquiry into the Limits of Knowledge and the Mystery of Consciousness
Maria Popova | Brain Pickings – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 20th, 2021 (INSPIRATIONAL | Comments Off on Mary’s Room: An Animated Inquiry into the Limits of Knowledge and the Mystery of Consciousness)
Mary’s Room: A Philosophical Thought Experiment
Eleanor Nelsen | TED-Ed - TRANSCEND Media Service
September 6th, 2021 (SHORT VIDEO CLIPS | Comments Off on Mary’s Room: A Philosophical Thought Experiment)
When Did Time Really Begin? The Little Loophole in the Big Bang
Maria Popova | Brain Pickings – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 6th, 2021 (INSPIRATIONAL | Comments Off on When Did Time Really Begin? The Little Loophole in the Big Bang)
Theoretical Frameworks for Understanding the Covid-19 Intrusion
Leonardo Boff - TRANSCEND Media Service
August 23rd, 2021 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Theoretical Frameworks for Understanding the Covid-19 Intrusion)
The Invention of Zero: How Ancient Mesopotamia Created the Mathematical Concept of Nought and Ancient India Gave It Symbolic Form
Maria Popova | Brain Pickings – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 16th, 2021 (INSPIRATIONAL | Comments Off on The Invention of Zero: How Ancient Mesopotamia Created the Mathematical Concept of Nought and Ancient India Gave It Symbolic Form)
An Antidote to the Age of Anxiety: Alan Watts on Happiness and How to Live with Presence
Maria Popova | Brain Pickings – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 12th, 2021 (INSPIRATIONAL | Comments Off on An Antidote to the Age of Anxiety: Alan Watts on Happiness and How to Live with Presence)
The Mirror of Enigmas: Chance, the Universe, and the Pale Blues of Knowing Who We Are
Maria Popova | Brain Pickings – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 5th, 2021 (INSPIRATIONAL | Comments Off on The Mirror of Enigmas: Chance, the Universe, and the Pale Blues of Knowing Who We Are)
Antoine de Saint Exupéry (29 Jun 1900 – 31 Jul 1944): Solitude and Solidarity
Rene Wadlow – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 28th, 2021 (BIOGRAPHIES | Comments Off on Antoine de Saint Exupéry (29 Jun 1900 – 31 Jul 1944): Solitude and Solidarity)
How to Love: Legendary Zen Buddhist Teacher Thich Nhat Hanh on Mastering the Art of “Interbeing”
Maria Popova | Brain Pickings – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 28th, 2021 (INSPIRATIONAL | Comments Off on How to Love: Legendary Zen Buddhist Teacher Thich Nhat Hanh on Mastering the Art of “Interbeing”)
To Be Young Is to Be Healthy Forever
Surya Nath Prasad – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 31st, 2021 (HEALTH | Comments Off on To Be Young Is to Be Healthy Forever)
Seneca on Grief and the Key to Resilience in the Face of Loss: An Extraordinary Letter to His Mother
Maria Popova | Brain Pickings – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 31st, 2021 (INSPIRATIONAL | Comments Off on Seneca on Grief and the Key to Resilience in the Face of Loss: An Extraordinary Letter to His Mother)
The Infinite Hotel Paradox
Jeff Dekofsky | TED – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 24th, 2021 (SHORT VIDEO CLIPS | Comments Off on The Infinite Hotel Paradox)
The Pattern inside the Pattern: Fractals, the Hidden Order beneath Chaos…
Maria Popova | Brain Pickings – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 15th, 2021 (INSPIRATIONAL | Comments Off on The Pattern inside the Pattern: Fractals, the Hidden Order beneath Chaos…)
Philosopher Martin Buber on What Trees Teach Us about Being More Human…
Maria Popova | Brain Pickings – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 8th, 2021 (INSPIRATIONAL | Comments Off on Philosopher Martin Buber on What Trees Teach Us about Being More Human…)
The Infinite Hotel Paradox
Jeff Dekofsky | TED – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 1st, 2021 (SHORT VIDEO CLIPS | Comments Off on The Infinite Hotel Paradox)
Cognitive Encryption Enabling Collapse of Civilization
Anthony Judge | Laetus in Praesens - TRANSCEND Media Service
February 22nd, 2021 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Cognitive Encryption Enabling Collapse of Civilization)
Interfaith Harmony Week: Chou Tun-yi, a Voice for Our Time
René Wadlow – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 1st, 2021 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Interfaith Harmony Week: Chou Tun-yi, a Voice for Our Time)
(Italiano) Per la Pace Perpetua– Zum ewigen Frieden [Immanuel Kant]
Enrico Peyretti – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 25th, 2021 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Italiano) Per la Pace Perpetua– Zum ewigen Frieden [Immanuel Kant])
Confucius (c. 551 BC – 21 Nov 479 BC)
Biography – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 16th, 2020 (BIOGRAPHIES | Comments Off on Confucius (c. 551 BC – 21 Nov 479 BC))
Engels’s Dialectics of Nature in the Anthropocene
John Bellamy Foster | Monthly Review - TRANSCEND Media Service
November 16th, 2020 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Engels’s Dialectics of Nature in the Anthropocene)
Friedrich Nietzsche (15 Oct 1844 – 25 Aug 1900)
Bernd Magnus | Encyclopædia Britannica – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 12th, 2020 (BIOGRAPHIES | Comments Off on Friedrich Nietzsche (15 Oct 1844 – 25 Aug 1900))
Human Nature
John Scales Avery – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 20th, 2020 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Human Nature)
The Erasure of Islam from the Poetry of Rumi
Rozina Ali | The New Yorker - TRANSCEND Media Service
July 20th, 2020 (INSPIRATIONAL | Comments Off on The Erasure of Islam from the Poetry of Rumi)
Cornel West’s 2017 Harvard Convocation Address
Cornel West | Harvard Divinity School – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 13th, 2020 (ANGLO AMERICA | Comments Off on Cornel West’s 2017 Harvard Convocation Address)
Heart-Centered Rationality and the Peaceable Kingdom
Stefan Schindler – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 13th, 2020 (IN FOCUS | Comments Off on Heart-Centered Rationality and the Peaceable Kingdom)
(Português) Verdade Absoluta: O Que É? ou Quem É?
Stephen Knapp (Sri Nandanandana dasa) – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 20th, 2020 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Verdade Absoluta: O Que É? ou Quem É?)
The Absolute Truth: What or Who Is It?
Stephen Knapp (Sri Nandanandana dasa) – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 13th, 2020 (SPIRITUALITY | Comments Off on The Absolute Truth: What or Who Is It?)
Ancient Greek Wisdom: The Tragedy That Was Athens
Alex Holzman | Philosophy Now - TRANSCEND Media Service
March 16th, 2020 (HISTORY | Comments Off on Ancient Greek Wisdom: The Tragedy That Was Athens)
(Italiano) La scienza dominante ha un’alternativa?
Antonino Drago – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 2nd, 2020 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Italiano) La scienza dominante ha un’alternativa?)
History of the Science-Religion Interaction in the West
Howard J. Resnick, Ph.D. (Hridayananda das Goswami) – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 2nd, 2020 (SCIENCE - SPIRITUALITY | 1 Comment »)
Does Dominant Science Have an Alternative?
Antonino Drago – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 2nd, 2020 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Does Dominant Science Have an Alternative?)
Arendt, Eichmann and the Banalization of Blame
Michael Brenner | HuffPost – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 17th, 2020 (REVIEWS | Comments Off on Arendt, Eichmann and the Banalization of Blame)
Capitalism and Robbery: The Expropriation of Land, Labor, and Corporeal Life
John Bellamy Foster, Brett Clark and Hannah Holleman | Monthly Review - TRANSCEND Media Service
December 30th, 2019 (FEATURED RESEARCH PAPER, CAPITALISM, SOCIALISM - MARXISM | Comments Off on Capitalism and Robbery: The Expropriation of Land, Labor, and Corporeal Life)
Why All Religions Are Not the Same
Stephen Knapp (Sri Nandanandana dasa) - TRANSCEND Media Service
December 23rd, 2019 (RELIGION, SPIRITUALITY | Comments Off on Why All Religions Are Not the Same)
The Yin & Yang of Authentic Being-In-The-World
Stefan Schindler – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 25th, 2019 (INSPIRATIONAL | Comments Off on The Yin & Yang of Authentic Being-In-The-World)
Confucius (c. 551 BC – 21 Nov 479 BC)
Biography – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 18th, 2019 (BIOGRAPHIES | Comments Off on Confucius (c. 551 BC – 21 Nov 479 BC))
Yi Jing – I Ching 易經 — The Book of Changes
Igor Micunovic | Human Wrongs Watch – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 28th, 2019 (ASIA--PACIFIC, ACADEMIA-KNOWLEDGE-SCHOLARSHIP, REVIEWS, ARTS, LITERATURE, INSPIRATIONAL | Comments Off on Yi Jing – I Ching 易經 — The Book of Changes)
Mind and Mindfulness — Some Questions and Debates
Dr Ravi P Bhatia – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 12th, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Mind and Mindfulness — Some Questions and Debates)
And Ye Shall Inherit the Whirlwind or Learn to Live in Gratitude and Grace (Parts 1 to 3)
Stefan Schindler | Engaging Peace – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 15th, 2019 (IN FOCUS | Comments Off on And Ye Shall Inherit the Whirlwind or Learn to Live in Gratitude and Grace (Parts 1 to 3))
Daoism – The Way
Judith A. Berling | Asia Society Center for Global Education – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 8th, 2019 (INSPIRATIONAL | Comments Off on Daoism – The Way)
Confucianism
Judith A. Berling | Asia Society Center for Global Education – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 1st, 2019 (INSPIRATIONAL | Comments Off on Confucianism)
Apocalypse!
Dr. Naresh Jotwani – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 20th, 2019 (EDITORIAL | Comments Off on Apocalypse!)
Indian Philosophy of Vedantic Advaita: Concepts of Peace, Equality, Duty, Harmony, Freedom
Dr Ravi Bhatia – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 20th, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Indian Philosophy of Vedantic Advaita: Concepts of Peace, Equality, Duty, Harmony, Freedom)
The Lonely City: Adventures in the Art of Being Alone
Maria Popova | Brain Pickings – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 29th, 2019 (INSPIRATIONAL | Comments Off on The Lonely City: Adventures in the Art of Being Alone)
History, Education and Conflict
Alberto Andrés Aguirre – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 27th, 2017 (EDITORIAL | Comments Off on History, Education and Conflict)
Can Empirical Science Give Us Peace?
Johan Galtung – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 10th, 2017 (EDITORIAL | Comments Off on Can Empirical Science Give Us Peace?)
October 2: Nonviolence Day, Gandhi’s Birthday
Antonio C. S. Rosa | Editor – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 3rd, 2016 (TMS PEACE JOURNALISM | 1 Comment »)
(Português) Espiritualidade e Virtude como Corolários para a Paz
Antonio C. S. Rosa | Editor - TRANSCEND Media Service
April 6th, 2015 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Espiritualidade e Virtude como Corolários para a Paz)
Alan Watts on the Difference between Belief and Faith
Maria Popova, Brain Pickings – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 14th, 2014 (INSPIRATIONAL, SPIRITUALITY | Comments Off on Alan Watts on the Difference between Belief and Faith)
Spirituality and Virtue as Corollaries to Peace
Antonio C. S. Rosa | Editor - TRANSCEND Media Service
March 18th, 2013 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS, SCIENCE - SPIRITUALITY, INSPIRATIONAL | 8 Comments »)