SPIRIT: Are We Human or Are We Dancers?
How do we know what we are: body, soul, brain or other? Is ?mind? the same thing as ?spirit?? The UN has been wondering about all this through the evidence of Near Death Experiences.
How do we know what we are: body, soul, brain or other? Is ?mind? the
same thing as ?spirit?? Is consciousness simply a property of the
physical brain? If so, wouldn?t consciousness after brain death be
impossible? If the material brain is all that consciousness is, should we
give up any belief in an afterlife, God, heaven and all that?
Did you know that United Nations is sponsoring enquiry into these matters:
Beyond the Mind-Body Problem:
New Paradigms in the Science of Consciousness
11 September, 2008
Conference Room 1,
Conference Room Building,
United Nations HQ New York
We watched some excepts of the testimony: