Ian Gardner was born on the 20th February 1934 in Sri Lanka, then Ceylon, and christened Basil Ian Gunewardene. He was born two months prematurely and nearly died five times in his first two months. He moved to Australia in September 1969 where he changed his surname to Gardner. From childhood he had an enquiring mind and an innate interest in the supernatural. Since 1986, nineteen years of meditation, "searching within", reading and revelations have culminated in this free book which has been nine years in the making. Further writings followed and all his writings are available to all on the Internet free of charge. There is more information in the preface of the book.
The human factor,the way we are,
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In the case of the majority of us the preoccupation with things of little consequence distances them from the catastrophic climatic changes ahead, often affecting their descendants more than themselves, so much so that the sober predictions and warnings of … Continue reading
Neither of these now much used words correctly describes a society formed of a variety of races and ethnic groups so perhaps we should use the adjective human or global to describe such a society, ethic, aspiration, attitude etc. ☺
People in general plus governments, businesses etc. prioritise pecuniary cost although the most important cost is that to Earth without which any costs are irrelevant. ☺
The meanings of the word civilized are all positive as well as its concept so how can we, who consider ourselves to be civilized, be civilized whilst doing the things we are doing and behaving as we do?
This urge is so pronounced that industries which damage the Earth and/or the environment do not act to remedy the results of their misdeeds although, to anyone with a modicum of intelligence, humanity – all life – can do without … Continue reading
Three words of wisdom too often ignored by the majority of people and most of the bodies they comprise: From The Oxford English Dictionary The precautionary principle noun the principle that the introduction of a new product or process … Continue reading