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3. Cultural Bridges

A return to ancestral values is important but in itself insufficient. We should also build bridges between cultures so that through our own understanding of the other we can expand our personal and collective consciousness. We need to see ourselves in the other, to encompass all human cultures and combine the best that each one has to offer. This is called «transculturation» and it is essential we do it because, in the realm of thought, if we do not promote a diversity of ideas but fight against the other to impose our worldview, we will be stunted by a kind of intellectual inbreeding.

6 August, 2012

Andean Pranic Healing

This article starts by suggesting the Quechuan equivalent to some words used in yoga to described the subtle body. It then explains briefly what is Andean Pranic Healing (Chumpi Inca) and its objectives.
12 July, 2012

Spiritual Axis of the World (part 2)

In Part I of this article, the Andean and Tantric cosmologies were compared. In this second part, the Andean cosmology is set side by side with the Taoist one in order to find out their commonalities and what differentiates them.
11 July, 2012

Spiritual Axis of the World

The Himalayas and the Andes create a planetary spiritual axis. The tantric Sri Yancha and the Andean Chakana demonstrate this relationship. Upon detailed analysis, we observe that the Andes symbolize the feminine spiritual axis and the Himalayas symbolize the masculine, both with defined polarities.