Roberto Assagioli offers an in-depth presentation of his view on extroverts and introverts, using historical figures to exemplify how we can be extravert on one level and introvert on another. By Roberto Assagioli, Jan. 1931, first published in The Beacon. Original title: Individual psychology and spiritual development, part 4 – Extraverts and Introverts. Today we […]
We all have five dominant types at five psychological levels, this is the unique philosophy of Psychosynthesis Typology. Most typologies only operate with one primary personality type and don’t consider the types of the body, emotions, mind and soul. Here is a short introduction to this fascinating thought. By Kenneth Sørensen, This article is an […]
This is chapter three (revised) from my book Integral Meditation.
We were a group of people meditating together on the theme of spiritual paths. We were receiving all the familiar thought forms relevant to the subject, but nothing new seemed to emerge. Then in a flash, my awareness expanded spontaneously into a Solar Systemic Now.
This is chapter four (revised) from my book Integral Meditation
Despite some different aspects, two Paths are examined through an appropriate combination as they have an important common characteristic. They are the first and the second stages of the same process.
The spiritual awakening happens to be often produced and promoted by Beauty, which expresses itself on some phenomenon of nature, as, for instance, the one described by Rabindranath Tagore.
By John W. Cullen Ph.D This article offers a brief overview of Psychosynthesis Typology in respect to management. Roberto Assagioli, the founder of Psychosynthesis, has offered a more comprehensive picture in his book Psychosynthesis Typology. 1. The Will Type The Will type is characterized by an attraction to power. This type is probably most often […]
By Kenneth Sørensen, From the book ’“The Seven Types“The purpose of this chapter is to illustrate with my own story how discovering your dominant types at the five psychological levels can revolutionise your understanding of yourself and others. We do not see reality as it is, but as we are – we perceive ourselves and others […]
In this article Assagioli gives us an inspiring introduction to the seven ways to Self-Realisation. There are according to this view many ways to enlightenment, some are characterized by will, love and beauty and others are more practical. A great piece of work.
In the European tradition, speculation on what makes people behave as they do goes back, as so many things do, to the Greeks . What motives drive, orient, and select behavior? One answer to the problem, the Epicurean, was
essentially hedonistic, that is , humans naturally sought pleasure and avoided pain .