The principle of mentalism

The principle of mentalism

September 30, 2021 Hermetic principles and geometry 2/8 « The Whole is Spirit ; the Universe is Mental. » [1] The prin­ciple of men­ta­lism was the first of the seven prin­ciples sta­ted by Hermes Trismegistus. It is the Kybalion, pr...

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The Butterfly Effect 5/5

The Butterfly Effect 5/5

August 31, 2021 MeToo, or the other butterfly effect Last stop in the series on the but­ter­fly effect ! In this article, I’m going to explore the paral­lel bet­ween chaos theo­ry and the MeToo move­ment, men­tio­ned at the begin­ning of t...

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Chance or synchronicity ? 2/4

Chance or synchronicity ? 2/4

The first article in this series was about the his­to­ri­cal aspect of syn­chro­ni­ci­ty, a term coi­ned by Carl Jung. Here I pro­pose to explore ano­ther theme dear to this psy­cho­ana­lyst : the uncons­cious. But first, I wo...

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Chance or synchronicity ? 1/4

Chance or synchronicity ? 1/4

The term « syn­chro­ni­ci­ty » first appea­red in 1928 and was coi­ned by the Swiss psy­cho­ana­lyst Carl Gustav Jung. After many revi­sions of the concept, he defi­ned syn­chro­ni­ci­ty as « a tem­po­ral coin­ci­dence...

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The « strange loop » of consciousness

The « strange loop » of consciousness

If you have fol­lo­wed the pre­vious epi­sodes (I speak of My sto­ry and the articles on the page Consciousness, thoughts and emo­tions), you have arri­ved at a first syn­the­sis of my search for a defi­ni­tion of conscious­ness. At this ...

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Does free will exist ?

Does free will exist ?

Does free will exist ? That is one ques­tion that involves many others. Starting with this one : who is asking this ques­tion ? If we refor­mu­late it in a per­so­nal way — « Do I have free will ? » the author ...

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