We found this piece on Pressenza International Press Agency and thought that we would share it here. It’s called Spiritual Science: How A New Perspective On Consciousness Could Help Us Understand Ourselves.
In it, Steve Taylor of Leeds Beckett University shares some great insights on consciousness. Here’s one that’s really thought-provoking:
Human shared fundamental consciousness means that it is possible for us to sense the suffering of others and to respond with altruistic acts. Since we share fundamental consciousness with other species, too, it is possible for us to feel empathy with – and to behave altruistically towards – them as well.
To learn more about his ideas, check out the rest of his article…