Hypnotism is an ancient art that can help reduce stress.
Language changes. But human nature remains the same. While others forget, if we can recall the words (and concepts) of those who lived through difficult times before us, we will be far more equipped to survive and thrive in those difficult times ahead. Here are two to think about.Continue Reading
In David Lynch's Dune movie (1984), words are used as weapons and, with the aid of the "weirding module," are capable of destroying enemies and starting fires. In the 2021 Dune movie, tone of voice is used to hypnotize enemies. How does this reflect hypnotic practices today?Continue Reading
Although it has been downplayed or forgotten, some of the most important spiritual teachers of the last few hundreds years have been hypnotists. (Christian mystic Saint-Martin and G. I. Gurdjieff among them.) We look at the influence of hypnotism on the West's spiritual tradition.Continue Reading
Social media causes stress. And, even in the short-term, stress can lead to "binge eating or consuming excessive amounts of alcohol or drugs." In the long-term, the brain itself can degenerate. Here's what's going on and how to fight back.Continue Reading