How could Humanity reconnect with Nature?

Question from the Internet:

“What attitude and behavioral changes are needed to reconnect with the natural world?”

Reconnection with the natural world, re-integration into nature requires similarity with nature’s system and its laws.

Nature is a fully integrated living system, where strict, unchanging, and unforgiving natural laws govern the general balance and homeostasis life and optimal development depends on.

Inherently, human beings sense themselves as unique, standalone, independent beings, pursuing their individualistic existence through illusory personal freedom.

Everything we ever built, through history and today, is based on this misunderstanding of our own existence, feeling being forced to ruthlessly, exclusively compete with others and nature, to succeed and survive at the expense of others and nature, while excessively accumulating all resources and profit for ourselves.

Against, on top of this inherent human state, behavior — which is not our fault, it is not a sin from our part since nature created us with this egocentric, subjective individualistic “software” — we can consciously, methodically learn how to build a human society that resembles nature’s system, building “nature-like”, selfless, mutually responsible and mutually complementing interconnections, cooperation between us.

This similarity of mutual integration will reconnect us to nature, will make us a seamlessly integrated part of nature. The fact that we have to achieve this reconnection, re-integration consciously, against our original disconnection, makes human beings nature’s most important, on one hand, integrated, on the other hand, independent “insider observers” and partners.

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I am a Hungarian-born Orthopedic surgeon presently living in New Zealand, with a profound interest in how mutually integrated living systems work.

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Zsolt Hermann

I am a Hungarian-born Orthopedic surgeon presently living in New Zealand, with a profound interest in how mutually integrated living systems work.