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The other way around

People say that you do good then you go to heaven, you do bad then you go to hell.

This is should be the other way around - if you are in heaven then you do good and if you are in hell then you do bad or mean things.

Let me explain. In heaven means that you are already enlighten or manage to drop all your attachments from your inner system. This means you are meeting with the truth, reality or the divine. Then you cannot do anything but true love because you are already LOVE.

In hell means that you are still like any other people on earth, still full of attachments or false self, then automatically all the thing that you do is to fulfill your attachments in other words you do 'bad' thing.

This is what most people understand from the church, and this is the biggest obstacle to meet God. When people believe that he has to do god so that he could go to heaven, then violence bound to happen. This is the violence to our self, we force ourselves to do good to people. The problem is …

How to enter flow state?

Do something that is fun, make the brain engaged. That is the only way to learn.

Other helpful ways to enter the flow:
- Do something that is scary but educational or learning something.
- Exercise to increase the oxygen to our head.
- Learn something that is really hard but not boring.


If it gets boring, it means your brain is not engaged. STOP whatever you are doing, and change to something else.

Learn new things, normally when it is learning new things it makes the brain engaged more in an overdrive fashion.

- Be in the present moment - by first taking a deep breath
- be mindful and focus all your attention on the present moment.
- feel your body sensation, feel the hand doing the typing, feel the movement of your leg and so on.
- practice meditation.

I did not realized that being in a flow is the same as being in the present moment when the ego fades on the background. Interesting.

Practice, practice and practice to be in the present moment. Probably you could also try body sensat…

why technology matters and what technology to focus on

I have been listening to a16z (www.a16z.com) : podcast, youtube channel and particularly the famous Marc Andreessen (considered to be the founding father of the internet + a16z cofounder).

Yup he created the Netscape browser and also been listening to Balaji Srinivasan (he is one of the GP at 16z) ..not sure if he is still there.

I wanted to convey this very simple yet very important message, that the role of technology is to create abundance. To make something that is scarce into abundance, hence improving human life.

I had Master in electrical engineering but yet I have never thought about the role of technology in a simple yet profound manner. It is so simple yet so mind boggling to me, I could not see it until recently, and I am going to be 49 this year. I know right!, I am a slow learner in that regard :)

Amazing! I felt I have the obligation and talent (although if i have to be honest with myself I am just an average learner in math or software engineering) to continue pursuing …