Vedic Worldview
Vedic Worldview
Dec 25, 2019
State of Consciousness and Social Change
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Thom Knoles discusses the social relevance of expanded awareness, how consciousness alone dictates behavior, and the mechanics of the spreader effect: how having merely 1% of the population practising Vedic Meditation is demonstrated to stimulate spontaneous right action in the broader, non-meditating community.

Episode Highlights: 

[00:42] Behaviour and Consciousness 

[03:52] Our Inability to Control Others

[07:15] What Are People Going to Think?

[09:28] Fear-Based Administration

[11:07] Backlash is Counterproductive

[14:15] Further Proof

[17:57] A Social Failure

[19:10] All-Inclusive Awareness - Cosmic Consciousness

[25:22] Meeting the Greatest Need of the Time

[27:41] Violating the Laws of Nature

[31:03] Greater Productivity Through Vedic Meditation

[34:48] Being the Inspiration for Change

[36:16] A Solution to People Problems

[39:05] The Maharishi Effect - A 1% Tipping Point

[42:50] Nature Requires Adaptive Behaviours

[46:54] Transition From an Age of Ignorance to an Age of Enlightenment

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