The monthly Fireside Chat sessions with physicist and author Thomas Campbell have been published on Youtube for several years. Now they are also available as an audio podcast.
Time stamps for this session:
0:00:30 Consciousness, thoughts and universal language
0:10:10 Noam Chomsky & how babies learn language
0:15:50 Learning foreign languages - video from 9 year old philosopher on the meaning of life
0:18:00 Senses in NPMR - are they different from our regular 5 senses?
0:22:20 Senses as an intake of information but also as a limitation
0:26:15 Learning to interprete NPMR reality through experience
0:31:25 Learning in NPMR (or a dream) to avoid painful experiences in PMR
0:35:10 NPMR experiences as training, taking our imagination more seriously
0:38:55 Can we learn more easily in PMR than in NPMR
0:40:35 Why do highly evolved beings come to our PMR?
0:43:25 When is a healing somebody else beneficial, when is it interference
0:56:30 Providing help to unfortunate individuals, becoming involved
1:06:25 Children becoming humble from meeting less fortunate people
1:09:20 Are violent negative experiences a necessary part of our life
1:22:35 Learning by reading, learning is more than an intellectual process
1:28:20 Taking on jobs in NPMR - Can we sign up for them?
1:31:55 Becoming more "awake" during meditation - processing NPMR experiences
1:39:10 Lucid dreams & OBEs - Why did they stop happening to me?
1:43:50 Can we learn to have OBEs at will?
1:45:45 Group-imagination experiments, undervaluing imagination
2:02:10 Making easy experiences difficult, different forms of imagination
2:07:35 End of session
PMR = non-physical-matter reality
PMR = physical-matter reality
OBE = out-of-body experience
Categories | 2014
Filetype: MP3 - Size: 58.33MB - Duration: 2:07:26 m (64 kbps 44100 Hz)
Hopefully you enjoy this new opportunity to access the Fireside Chats as a podcast.
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