Culture & The Modern Dilemma

Updated: Aug 23, 2021


Have you ever wondered why monks choose solitude? Have you ever wondered why people go on retreat? Have you ever wondered why all the modern metrics related to diabetes, obesity and depression (among other ailments) are all trending upwards?

We’re told that you and only you hold the key to your health and wellbeing. If you learn to let go, you meditate, you exercise, eat well and think positive, all the problems will just go away. That it’s all just internal, in your mind,