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In the Middle Ages there existed female Christian religious communities called Beguines, in which women led a relatively self-determined life beyond marriage, motherhood and membership to a nunnery....

Man has always sought techniques and methods to approach the unconscious and interpret its images and archetypes. A technique to illuminate the unconscious is that of klecksography. In modern psychology, the well-known and controversial Rorschach test follows the tradition of mystical ink blotches....

It is not easy to choose a meditation. The meditation “market” offers an overwhelmingly vast array of techniques. Yet surely, many of them are not necessarily suitable for us - though who could tell what “suitable” exactly means? Would “suitable” imply a technique that feels effortless, natural and in line with our character and inclination? Or would “suitable” be a meditation that goes against our character and compels us to transcend ourselves and overcome our automatic patterns and therefore, feels...