Contents

Preface
Introduction

Section 1 – Origin

1. The Search for Meaning

Thinking that changed the World
Relativity
Quantum Mechanics
The Theory of Everything

2. Creation and Creativity

The Prevailing Cosmological Model
The Natural State
Redefining the Singularity
The Creative Process

3. The Missing Link

Consciousness
In the Beginning
The Firmament

4. How to Build a Universe

From One comes Two, and Many
Elementary Particles
Equal and Opposites
Elemental Systems
The Myriad Forms

5. Our Solar System

The Earth and Life

Section 2 – Being Human

6. Humans on Earth

The Dawn of Human Consciousness
Memory
The Unbelievable Ancestors of Self

7. God, the Gods and Civilisation

The Emergence of Civilisation
Karma and Sin

8. Living Today

Wellbeing and Emotion
Enlightenment and Death
The Substance of Ego and Soul
Personal Growth and Evolution

9. The Enlightened Life

Responsibility
Knowing and Believing
Being True
Practising Presence
Addiction
Service
Love and Sex

Epilogue
References