Brahmacharya

It’s always interesting to look at the origins of words: Brahma means God, or a version of the divine. What is your sense of god, or the divine? Is there another layer of existence that is in relation with us? Many people think so. I don’t. In fact, the idea that God, the creator of ‘man’, is happiest when his subjects, humans, toil to subjugate the rest of existence so they can be fruitful and multiply is, quite frankly, absurd and obscene. This kind of delusion has got us to where we are.

Nonetheless, there are other possible meanings to the idea, at least, of what is divine, in the sense of sacred, or of utmost…

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Lucy Weir

Lucy Weir

Ecological philosopher, writer, yoga and meditation facilitator. www.knowyogaireland.com