Human tapestry – metaphor

Observing the huge amount of human individuals currently incarnated on the planet (7.5 billion in 2017) and the immense variety of expressions of the human experience, I like to compare humanity with a tapestry. In this metaphor the human individual is equated with one fiber in this immense tapestry of the eternal creative weaving of reality. As this […]

Immersion November 9th 2016

During the immersion today we explored the basic definition of mindfulness practiced one-pointed focus practiced thought-watching initiated hara awareness. We touched a bit on the concepts of personality structure, driving forces, the Neutral Observer, transcending thoughts, and the mechanisms of thought/emotion/experience.    

Immersion October 25th 2016

During this immersion we gently touched a few aspects of IP, using mindfulness as a tool for gentle exploration of IP. Basic definition and practice of Mindfulness Applying mindfulness to develop discernment between thought and awareness Applying mindfulness to develop discernment between sensation and awareness Applying mindfulness to invite an awareness of the inner Neutral Observer  (discernment between a perception and the perceiver) Basic definition and […]


Innocent and pure like a baby Playful and curious as a child Unconventional and adventurous as an adolescent Industrious and ambitious as a young adult Responsible and mature as an adult Wise and patient as a senior Jan Janssen – August 13th 2016.

You are not who you think you are

You are not who you think you are. You are not who I think you are. Who you really are is unthinkable.   I am not who you think I am. I am not who I think I am. Who I really am is unthinkable.   Who you are is real. Who I am is real.   Who […]