As per common logic, if one knows and cares about sharing knowledge, one can teach. But this is not a simple statement. What does knowing mean? Who knows and who doesn’t? There are four kinds of knowing — cognitive knowing, experiential knowing , witnessed knowledge and negotiated knowledge. Cognitive knowing exists in thought; Experiential knowing […]
Can we design the reality we experience? Or at a basic level, everything is the same for each of us?
Designing our own reality is a tad presumptuous. Because we cannot design or even control all the parameters of our world. Many of them are already in place and form a layer that cannot be denied. When I talk about everything being the same, I am talking about a phase when the difference has not […]
Smart cities are talked about as if they are a real eventuality in the future. Our cities can evolve in a direction which is smart or intelligent only if we first know ourselves up to a certain degree. Knowing ourselves is not easy. But it is doable. Why is self-knowledge a pre-condition to the realization […]