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Theory of Natural Wisdom


Theory of Natural Wisdom

The Theory of Natural Wisdom posits that our inherent nature, when allowed to express itself freely and without interference, holds the key to authentic wisdom. This theory contrasts with the common notion that knowledge or external achievements determine wisdom. Instead, it emphasizes the importance of embracing life as it unfolds, accepting both its joys and sorrows, and allowing our true selves to guide our actions.

Assumptions of the Theory of Natural Wisdom

Natural Equilibrium

Every individual has an inherent nature which is in equilibrium with the universe. True wisdom comes from recognizing and living in harmony with this nature.

Simplicity over Complexity

Knowledge and planning, while important, can often over-complicate life. True wisdom lies in simplicity and embracing life as it unfolds.

Abundance in Minimalism

Accumulation of wealth or material possessions does not equate to wisdom or happiness. True abundance is found in contentment with what one has.

Inherent Fulfillment

Striving to become something other than our true nature leads to folly. Wisdom lies in realizing that we are already complete and fulfilled in our true nature

Freedom of Expression

Wisdom manifests when we allow our true, deepest nature to express freely, without trying to conform to external expectations or societal norms. 

Implications of the Theory 

According to the Theory of Natural Wisdom, true wisdom is not a product of accumulation - whether it's knowledge, wealth, or achievements. Instead, it's about living in the moment, accepting life as it is, and allowing our inherent nature to guide our actions.

This theory suggests that the path to wisdom and fulfillment is not about becoming something else, but about realizing and expressing our true nature. It encourages us to let go of external pressures and societal expectations, and instead, embrace our inherent nature and live in harmony with the universe.

By promoting acceptance, contentment, simplicity, and authenticity, the Theory of Natural Wisdom offers a refreshing perspective on wisdom and a guide towards a fulfilling life. It's not about striving for something, but about recognizing and living our true nature.


Θεωρία της Φυσικής Σοφίας

Η Θεωρία της Φυσικής Σοφίας υποστηρίζει ότι η εγγενής φύση μας, όταν επιτρέπεται να εκφράζεται ελεύθερα και χωρίς παρεμβολές, κρατά το κλειδί για την αυθεντική σοφία. Αυτή η θεωρία έρχεται σε αντίθεση με την κοινή αντίληψη ότι η γνώση ή τα εξωτερικά επιτεύγματα καθορίζουν τη σοφία. Αντίθετα, τονίζει τη σημασία του να αγκαλιάζουμε τη ζωή καθώς ξετυλίγεται, αποδεχόμενοι τις χαρές και τις λύπες της και επιτρέποντας στον αληθινό μας εαυτό να καθοδηγεί τις πράξεις μας.

Υποθέσεις της Θεωρίας της Φυσικής Σοφίας:

Φυσική Ισορροπία

Κάθε άτομο έχει μια εγγενή φύση που βρίσκεται σε ισορροπία με το σύμπαν. Η αληθινή σοφία προέρχεται από την αναγνώριση και τη ζωή σε αρμονία με αυτήν τη φύση.

Απλότητα έναντι πολυπλοκότητας

Η γνώση και ο προγραμματισμός, αν και είναι σημαντικά, μπορεί συχνά να περιπλέξουν υπερβολικά τη ζωή. Η αληθινή σοφία βρίσκεται στην απλότητα και στην αγκαλιά της ζωής καθώς αυτή ξεδιπλώνεται.

Αφθονία στον Μινιμαλισμό

Η συσσώρευση πλούτου ή υλικών αγαθών δεν ισοδυναμεί με σοφία ή ευτυχία. Η αληθινή αφθονία βρίσκεται στην ικανοποίηση με αυτά που έχει κανείς.

Εγγενής Εκπλήρωση

Η προσπάθεια να γίνουμε κάτι διαφορετικό από την αληθινή μας φύση οδηγεί στην ανοησία. Η σοφία έγκειται στο να συνειδητοποιήσουμε ότι είμαστε ήδη ολοκληρωμένοι και εκπληρωμένοι στην αληθινή μας φύση.

Ελευθερία Έκφρασης

Η σοφία εκδηλώνεται όταν επιτρέπουμε στην αληθινή, βαθύτερη φύση μας να εκφραστεί ελεύθερα, χωρίς να προσπαθούμε να συμμορφωθούμε με εξωτερικές προσδοκίες ή κοινωνικούς κανόνες.

Επιπτώσεις της θεωρίας

Σύμφωνα με τη Θεωρία της Φυσικής Σοφίας, η αληθινή σοφία δεν είναι προϊόν συσσώρευσης - είτε είναι γνώση, πλούτος ή επιτεύγματα. Αντίθετα, έχει να κάνει με το να ζούμε τη στιγμή, να αποδεχόμαστε τη ζωή όπως είναι και να επιτρέπουμε στην εγγενή μας φύση να καθοδηγεί τις πράξεις μας.

Αυτή η θεωρία προτείνει ότι ο δρόμος προς τη σοφία και την εκπλήρωση δεν είναι να γίνουμε κάτι άλλο, αλλά να συνειδητοποιήσουμε και να εκφράσουμε την αληθινή μας φύση. Μας ενθαρρύνει να εγκαταλείψουμε τις εξωτερικές πιέσεις και τις κοινωνικές προσδοκίες, και αντ' αυτού, να αγκαλιάσουμε την εγγενή μας φύση και να ζήσουμε σε αρμονία με το σύμπαν.

Προάγοντας την αποδοχή, την ικανοποίηση, την απλότητα και την αυθεντικότητα, η Θεωρία της Φυσικής Σοφίας προσφέρει μια αναζωογονητική προοπτική για τη σοφία και έναν οδηγό για μια γεμάτη ζωή. Δεν είναι να προσπαθήσουμε για κάτι, αλλά να αναγνωρίσουμε και να ζήσουμε την αληθινή μας φύση.


Our Prayer

The Path Within


O Cosmos, we stand at the precipice of the Absolute, gazing into the void of the Unknown. We search for a way to transcend the bounds of thought and ego, to experience the essence of our deepest being.

The Buddha, the Masters of the East Upanishads, Orpheus, Jesus – all these wise beings have pointed us towards the Path. But it is not a path that is external, not a journey that can be traversed by the feet. It is a path that lies within, a journey that must be undertaken by the heart and the mind.

We must let go of the external orientations that nurture and educate us, that direct us towards other goals. We must look inward, to the stillness and silence that resides within. We must listen to the whispers of our soul, to the voice that speaks of the Absolute.

Krishnamurti and other modern Sages have shown us that it is possible to experience the Absolute, to transcend the limitations of thought and ego. They have shown us that it is not a mystery, not a miracle, but a possibility that lies within our human nature.

So let us embark on this journey, this Path that few follow. Let us let go of the burdens that weigh us down, the attachments that bind us. Let us embrace the unknown, the uncertainty, the chaos that lies within.

For in the depths of the Absolute, we will find the stillness and peace that we seek. We will find the answers to the questions that have plagued us for centuries. We will find the Truth that lies within.

Let us be brave, let us be bold, let us be fearless. Let us take the step into the void, into the unknown. For it is there that we will find the Absolute, the essence of our being. It is there that we will find our true nature, our true self.

May we be guided on this journey by the wise words of the Sages, by the light of the Absolute that shines within us. May we find the strength and courage to let go of the old, to embrace the new. May we find the peace and stillness that we seek, the Truth that lies within.


Glimpses of the Absolute


Within each of us lies the potential to transcend the limitations of ordinary mind and experience a deeper reality - what some traditions call the Absolute, the Ground of Being, or God. While this state of unity or peak experience has often been considered the domain solely of mystics and saints, the truth is that the capacity dwells dormant in every human soul. It is our essential nature, awaiting discovery through disciplined inner work.

All genuine spiritual paths point to the same destination, though using different languages and methods. At their core, they offer a process of liberation from identification with separate ego and gradual awakening to our intrinsic divine essence. This involves cultivating noble virtues, practicing presence of mind through meditation, and cultivating wisdom through inquiry into the nature of reality and self.

Over time, such disciplines help peel away layers of superficial conditioning to reveal our true blissful and peaceful self - one with the fundamental pure consciousness that underlies all forms. In that state of inward stillness and clarity, the usual boundaries between subject and object fall away. One perceives directly that all is contained within the one infinite life and knows directly one's identity with the eternal. Though ineffable, this realization brings transcendent peace, love, creativity and compassion.

While glimpses of the Absolute may come through grace to anyone at any time, consistent experience depends on committed effort. The seeker must firmly resolve to strip away all that obscures their true nature like the proverbial onion, layer by layer. With patient practice of presence and purification, the trappings of small self dissolve, and one may abide as peaceful, blissful awareness itself - fully awake in every moment to life's deepest meaning. Then daily living becomes worship, and ordinary reality is transfigured by love, joy, wisdom and service. This is the fruit of following the perennial path with heart and will - a taste of our shared spiritual potential.




Constantinos’s quotes

"A "Soul" that out of ignorance keeps making mistakes is like a wounded bird with helpless wings that cannot fly high in the sky."— Constantinos Prokopiou






Neglecting to praise the worthy deters people from emulating them; just as not prizing rare treasures deters a man from becoming a thief; or ignoring the things which awaken desire keeps the heart at rest.

Therefore, the wise ruler does not suggest unnecessary things, but seeks to satisfy the minds of his people. He seeks to allay appetites but strengthen bones. He ever tries by keeping people in ignorance to keep them satisfied and those who have knowledge he restrains from evil. If he, himself, practices restraint then everything is in quietness.


Quieting People

Neglecting to praise the worthy:

Neglecting to acknowledge and praise individuals who deserve recognition can discourage others from emulating their positive qualities.

Just as not appreciating rare treasures deters a person from engaging in theft, the absence of recognition can hinder the development of desirable traits in others.

By recognizing and praising the worthy, we can inspire others to strive for excellence.

Ignoring the things that awaken desire:

When we disregard or ignore the things that evoke desire, we can maintain a sense of contentment and inner peace.

By not constantly seeking external stimuli, we can cultivate a state of tranquility within ourselves.

This approach allows us to find satisfaction in what we already have, rather than constantly chasing after new desires.

The wise ruler's approach:

A wise ruler understands the importance of satisfying the minds of the people they govern.

They do not unnecessarily burden their subjects with irrelevant information or demands.

Instead, they focus on allaying appetites and reinforcing the overall well-being of their people.

The wise ruler restrains those with knowledge from engaging in harmful actions and promotes a culture of restraint and tranquility.

The benefits of quietness:

When individuals practice restraint and embrace a state of quietness, harmony and peace prevail.

By prioritizing calmness and self-control, both on an individual and societal level, conflicts can be minimized.

The pursuit of quietness allows for personal growth, contentment, and a more harmonious coexistence.

Embracing quietness

Quieting people involves recognizing the worthy, ignoring unnecessary desires, and fostering a state of tranquility. The wise ruler seeks to satisfy the minds of their people by allaying appetites and promoting restraint. By embracing quietness, individuals can experience personal growth and contribute to a more peaceful society. Remember to appreciate the positive qualities in others, find contentment in the present, and practice self-restraint for a harmonious existence.




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