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For millennia, humans have pondered their place in the grand cosmic order of things. If we had the opportunity to speak to our younger self, what would we say? What wisdom could we give to that younger self about the meaning and purpose of life? What does our experience tell us about why we are here and who we are? This conversation explores these questions and why they may be important to our lives. Jacob Needleman says there are two parts of ourselves. One part is connected to our environment, earning a living, having a family, and creating things. There is also another part of ourselves. It is “a part of human nature that is open, connected to something higher. It’s a separate part of our self which is connected to the universe.” He also says that science alone cannot deliver us from the challenges of modernity. The “sound” of truth is not recognizable by the intellect; it can only be heard in the heart through deep listening. (hosted by Justine Willis Toms)
Jacob Needleman, Ph.D. is a professor of philosophy at San Francisco State University and former director of the Center of the Study of New Religions at the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley, California. He has also served as a research associate at the Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research.
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To learn more about the work of Jacob Needleman, Ph.D. go to www.jacobneedleman.com.
Host: Justine Willis Toms Interview Date: 6/2/2016 Program Number: 3581
From Album: A WishArtist: Hamza El Din1999 Sound True Music #STA M110D
Opening Essay: Track 01 GreetingsMusic Break 1: Track 01 Greetings (reprise)Music Break 2: Track 04 Griffin 2Music Break 3: Track 06 Samai Husaini
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