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Anil Rajvanshi

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Should we limit our use of cellphones, internet and TV to get back our mental peace?

Internet, cell phones and TV are great means of communication and information. However we as humans are becoming their slaves. A short essay on what can and should be done is at. http://www.nariphaltan.org/cellphone.pdf

Thoughts, debate and suggestions are welcome.


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    Sep 15 2012: Absolutely!
    It is probably not well known that the right side of the brain is the powerful side. Constant distractions such as beeps to cell phones, background noises, etc. are to prevent us from going within, and becoming enlightened.Using the right side of our brain to create, live in the moment, and do many other things can't be accessed by distracting technology.
    On the flip side, you can limit all of these things and/or use this to learn. In that way, those technologies are beneficial. I for one read PDF files found online, can listen to recordings on my iPhone, and when I watch TV, 90% of what I watch has to do with me learning in some way.
    I guess it all comes down to how you use it. I will say though it is an intentional distraction for most of humanity by the people who have power in this world. If you're distracted with useless things, you won't ask questions to what is really happening in the world, or at least expand your own mind...

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