Olga Pavuka for DeepH
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3 min readFeb 22, 2021

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Why we Need Ancient Wisdom in Modern Society

photo by Jan Wellmann

No matter how much sensual pleasure people have, no matter how much they consume, they always want more. This endless personal craving manifests as ever increasing material consumption. On the other hand, for a person who cultivates wisdom or true knowledge, the results are inner peace, satisfaction, patience, respect for others, freedom from duplicity, compassion, joyfulness, remembrance of his spiritual identity, freedom from the fear of death, freedom from anxiety and depression.

To live harmoniously, we may need to understand the teachings of the people who have been living in synchronicity with the Earth and taking care of her for generations and try to incorporate their wisdom to our modern way of life. Indigenous people around the world, whether it is in the tundra, the savannah, the deserts, the highlands or the Amazon rainforest have lived connected, as one with the land for thousands of years, learning the ways and the secrets of the earth they walk on, and passing down this knowledge from generation to generation. Many wisdom keepers still walk and defend the Earth, sharing their ancestral knowledge with the masses.

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There is rising interest in the West in ritualistic, folkloric practices; alternative modes of spirituality, or altered states of mind — and a belief in the possibility of human…

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