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By Brad Olsen

Prepared into 3 sections—Lifeology, keep an eye on, and Thrive—Modern Esoteric examines the failings in glossy background and appears at how conspiracy theories, esoteric wisdom, and fringe topics can be utilized to assist swap the dead-end path humanity seems following. The Lifeology part explores the lengthy and storried “alternative narrative” of lifestyles on the planet. within the keep watch over part, writer Brad Olsen examines how significant Brother is right here within the type of the recent global Order, and the way they preserve the data of humankind’s real nature from the mass inhabitants. ultimately, the Thrive part appears in any respect the methods people are evolving to accomplish their complete capability.

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For certain animals without these visual cones, the rainbow does not even exist. So in a certain regard each of us does not just look at a rainbow, we create it. This is pretty amazing, especially considering that all the beautiful colors represent less than 1% of the electromagnetic spectrum. In Greek mythology, the rainbow was considered to be a path made by a messenger, or iris, between Earth and Heaven. Rainbows can be observed wherever there are water drops in the air and sunlight shining from behind at a low altitude angle.

Science works primarily with material consciousness which consists of locating how and where cognitive processes occur in the brain. Some have concluded, however, that consciousness is not material; yet consciousness seems to be the ground of being. So, we are back to what exactly is consciousness? If it is not material, does science have the tools to study it? Physicists readily admit the limitations of quantum measurement—a myriad of paradoxes with possibilities based on possibilities. Shifting to the more subjective realm, the paramount experience of consciousness can be called the ego, where the conversion of possibility to actuality arises on the subtle level.

A little reflection will show that this principle is woefully inadequate when applied to esoteric subjects. In practice, the principle is usually focused on shifting the burden of proof in discussions. That is, the razor is a principle that suggests we should tend towards simpler theories until we can trade some simplicity for increased explanatory power. In other words, if increased explanatory power is available, the simplest available theory is sometimes a less accurate one. So, Occam’s Razor should not be considered foolproof, certainly in the realms of esoteric knowledge.

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