Self and Technology (IM 776)

Self is not universal, and it changes over time and situation. For an example: Cyberneticians came to a different notion of self, accessible from the outside, identified with feedback systems—an account of the self that emerged from Norbert Wiener’s engineering work on weapons systems during World War II. Today’s world, we see a new notion…

Learn from that lesson (IM 674)

Things rarely turns out the way we hope. Hope is a good thing but rather figuring out the cause for not happening the things like we wanted is the best thing. Sometimes, if we are lucky we will be able to figure out the why things didn’t work the way we hoped. There has always…

What killed that frog (IM 529)

There is this beautiful story about an experiment done on a frog that teaches a very important lesson to our generation today. A frog was taken and was kept in a container half filled with water. Then a container was slowly heated. As the temperature of water increased the frog kept adapting with the temperature…

Pain + Reflection = Progress (IM#313)

Ray Dalio in his book “Principles- life and work” said that pain is a signal that you need to find a solution so that you can progress. Reflecting well while you are in pain gives us the most important lessons needed for your growth and progress. Carl Jung once said,”Man need difficulties. They are necessary…

Experience and Things (IM#94)

Things are the items that we care about. It can be materialistic like money, cars, houses, etc. Experiences is awareness that we are accustomed by the practical contact with certain circumstances and facts. These Things and Experiences are two different and important aspects of our life. Experiences makes us grow and continue learning. It’s a…