The Infinite Tower of Turtles; The Guru; Susan; And Getting High as Shit

Science: The most grandiose and flamboyant flag ship on the planet. How amaze-ballz Science is. It's the truth! It's reality! Right...? Or is it more of a social club of turtle stacking enthusiasts?   A conversation between the student and his guru [Student]: Hey doc? What the hell is carrying this big, flat earth? I … Continue reading The Infinite Tower of Turtles; The Guru; Susan; And Getting High as Shit

The Awesome Evolution of Self-Love To Self-Hate

What's up reader! Here's a short story about this thing you'd call my life. Sit back and get a head ache. I was 22. My heart was shitty. I thought I would die on a few occasions. I didn't. I changed some life style things and it all worked out. Then I had a revelation … Continue reading The Awesome Evolution of Self-Love To Self-Hate

Why Meditate?

Why brush your teeth? Why walk your dog? Why eat ice cream? Why do anything at all? Why meditate...?!   The reason for any of these things is simply...simple. Or at least, it could be simple if we didn't make it brain-strainingly complex... The answer to any of these above questions is best given as … Continue reading Why Meditate?

The Other Side of The Blue Vortex | Odd Mind Experiences 1

As I started practicing meditation of various sorts years ago, my mind flooded me with an arsenal of odd experiences. While these are not important to the path that I am now on, practicing Vipassana, I do still find it highly fascinating how my mind could have created these experiences for me. And while I … Continue reading The Other Side of The Blue Vortex | Odd Mind Experiences 1

What Is “Spirituality” Actually?

I'm always a bit cautious to use the word spirituality, since it's so poorly defined: Some people use the word to refer to their spirit, or soul. Whatever it may be, it's easy to negate the word with religion, dogma and weird stuff; unscientific stuff. This we can't have here at the Scientific Meditator network, y'all! So what … Continue reading What Is “Spirituality” Actually?

Why Do I Meditate?

I normally spend an hour every morning and an hour every evening meditating; 2 hours in total every day! - That's an awful lot of time spent mediating! At least one should be able to say exactly why this time isn't spent doing other awesome things... It all comes down to what meditation yields the … Continue reading Why Do I Meditate?

Understanding Happiness Fully: And How To Get It!

The Scientific Meditator has one special goal in mind, one which he wishes to obtain with all the hours he spends on the meditation cushion. This goal is simply to become truly happy! In order to be successful on this quest towards happiness, it seems necessary to ask the question: "What is happiness?" Only then … Continue reading Understanding Happiness Fully: And How To Get It!