Book of the Day – The Altruistic Urge

Today's Book of the Day is The Altruistic Urge written by Stephanie Preston and published in 2022 by Columbia University Press. Stephanie Preston is is professor of psychology and director of the Ecological Neuroscience Lab at the University of Michigan. She is co-editor of The Interdisciplinary Science of Consumption (2014). She studied how emotions impact…

Book of the Day – Belonging

Today's Book of the Day is Belonging: The Science of Creating Connection and Bridging Divides, written by Geoffrey L. Cohen and published in 2022 by W. W. Norton & Company. Geoffrey L. Cohen is a professor of psychology and the James G. March Professor of Organizational Studies in Education and Business at Stanford University. He…

Book of the Day – The War for Kindness: Building Empathy in a Fractured World

Today's Book of the Day is The War for Kindness: Building Empathy in a Fractured World by Jamil Zaki, published in 2019 by Robinson. Jamil Zaki is a professor of psychology at Stanford University, where he leads the Stanford Social Neuroscience Laboratory. He has spent his entire career studying empathy from a scientific point of…

Nuremberg Holistic Sangha

This is the kind of Talks you may expect in the Nuremberg Holistic Sangha, that I have the honor to coordinate. Our regular meetings will start again in September, with a full online policy. Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com Everyone is welcome to join our Sangha, which is open to everyone who wants to practice…

Relationships

To fully enjoy our relationships, we should avoid negative attachment, while being committed, involved, trusting, respectful, empathic, caring, and loving. This is a delicate matter, I am aware of that. A number of people cannot think about their relationships without associating them with attachment. Yet, attachment is a negative bond. It's the part of a…