Category Archives: Altruism

Science and Religion: The Story So Far

I started http://www.scienceandreligion.com in the mid-nineties when nobody was interested in such an esoteric URL.  Regardless of belief in divinity, new research shows the biological benefit of spiritual practices, and has overturned long-held beliefs about genetics, the brain, and even … Continue reading

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Enlightenment and Evolution

This is an extract from The Shape of Events to Come (1979), by Gopi Krishna (1903 – 1984), in which he explains his experience of Higher Consciousness.  I was fortunate enough to meet him some years before his untimely death, … Continue reading

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The Psychic Body: Spiritual Evolution

“Better remain silent, better not even think, if you are not prepared to act.” ..Annie Besant The development most likely to unite science and religion is verification that apart from the physical body we know and love, there is a … Continue reading

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