Join philosopher, educator and celebrated speaker on the cognitive sciences Thom Knoles for conversations with leaders, teachers, authors and professors designed to inspire and provoke deeper insight. Thom is an renowned expert on the relationship between quantum physics and human consciousness, and on the 5,000 year-old body of wisdom known as the Veda. For over 40 years, he has personally taught meditation to tens of thousands of students and consulted to governments and private corporations.
God, Gods and Goddesses Part 3
In this episode Thom puts a fresh perspective on the phrase “Oh my God” and shows us how there is more to this term than meets the eye.
How Do I Choose A Meditation Teacher?
There’s no shortage of options when it comes to choosing a meditation technique, let alone a teacher to learn from. Many don’t choose a teacher at all, and go the do-it-yourself route, perhaps with the help of an app, or an audio or video found online.
The Process is the Outcome
We all know that goals are transient. They might bring us some short-term pleasure but the periods between the goals, the goals we actually get that is, are often peppered with consistent feelings of lack, frustration and disappointment.
Manifestation, Relationships, PTSD, Cancel Culture and Using Funk to Empower Yourself
Get ready to enjoy a buffet of wisdom from Thom. In this episode, Thom answers questions from listeners. He begins by discussing how our culture’s obsession with manifestation has resulted in a gross misunderstanding of the very idea, and then shares the true mechanics of manifestation. Thom also gives us some guidance on how to know when a relationship has come to a natural end, and how to put an end to it.
Is Vedic Meditation Religious?
Vedic Meditation teachers are often asked if the practice is a religious practice. Its ancient roots and the reverence that we sometimes approach it with can have the appearance of being religious, but this is largely due to misunderstandings of what the word religion actually means.
How Enemies Are Created
While most of us like to think of ourselves as ‘likeable’, we don’t always see others in the same way. Though we may have many similarities, our differences often stand in the way of having an amicable relationship.
The need of our time
Thom’s insights into ‘life, the universe and everything’ are a lighthouse in the night. As a recent initiate into Vedic Meditation, these podcasts are a gift to receive and share. Thank you to all involved in its production. JGD.
Change your life
Whether you're a Vedic Meditator already or not, Thom's pearls of wisdom are nothing short of life changing. Deep, profound wisdom, eloquently put for anyone wanting to upgrade their life.
This is an intriguing inspiring explanation of how the potential that is accessed by this effortless natural meditative experience, enables us to perceive the actual benefit in situations which others view in horror.