Hi, I'm Tyler Kavanaugh.

Welcome to my space. I love inspiring others and creating a world where people are overflowing with life. I created The Zen Master because we will make the world free.

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I Am a Mystic. A Super-Creative.

I want to know what it means to be human.

I Created The Zen Master because I Believe in Real Freedom.

I am concerned that most intellectuals today will go mad from an overabundance of knowledge and I believe simple wisdom is the way to address this.

I am concerned that "my people suffer for lack of knowledge."

I race against this concern by continuously seeking the highest wisdom and I have found fruit. I continue as a seeker. I aim to distill wisdom as a giver.

My conviction is equipping all people with wisdom.

What I Believe In

'Imagine What You Would Be If You Could Be Everything You Wanted To Be.
You Have What It Takes To Actually Do That.'

That's Self-Actualization.

I understand five focuses:

You Are Eternal.

Think for Yourself, Question Authority.

Genius is Inside You.

Be All You Can Be.

Consciously Create Reality.

These mean one thing:
Self-Actualization = Self-Realization.

You Have It in You to Realize Who You Are.

What does it mean to Consciously Create Reality?

  • From the artist's perspective, it means to paint what is within you into the world.
  • From the psychological perspective, it means to act as a change agent to the collective unconsciousness.
  • From the emotional perspective, it means to bring outer resolution by inner healing.
  • From the religious perspective, it means to bring the future into the past.
  • From the spiritual perspective,
    it means to manifest the divine expression out of your being and into your life.

What does that mean?

You create your world.

βš–οΈ Values

Choose the Heart.

Through the awareness of a depth of meaning, contextual data and accessible information increases. Choose the purity of your own heart.


Fun is The Play of The Game. This is what allows dormant potentials to rise.


I care about creating organic, intuitive, spontaneous thought to awaken the latent genius within you.

Build Authority.

All Authority is backed by the strength of the ideas you represent.


Being Here, Fulfilled in Fulfillment. The goal is already accomplished.

Dream Big.

Moderation is important, so I want people to shoot for the impossible.
I will settle with landing at the miracles approaching Infinity.

Create Sanctuary Spaces.

Compassionate, connected, supporting spaces are conditions necessary to thrive.

Encourage Warriors of Heart.

This is what I am here for. We are warriors of heart.

You have reached the center of the maze.

Concepts I Believe In

""That life is heaven," he said to me suddenly,

"that I have long been thinking about"; and all at once he added, "I think of nothing else indeed." He looked at me and smiled. "I am more convinced of it than you are, I will tell you later why."

I listened to him and thought that he evidently wanted to tell me something.

"Heaven," he went on, "lies hidden within all of us- here it lies hidden in me now, and if I will it, it will be revealed to me to-morrow and for all time."

I looked at him; he was speaking with great emotion and gazing mysteriously at me, as if he were questioning me.

"And that we are all responsible to all for all, apart from our own sins, you were quite right in thinking that, and it is wonderful how you could comprehend it in all its significance at once. And in very truth, so soon as men understand that, the Kingdom of Heaven will be for them not a dream, but a living reality."

For know, dear ones, that every one of us is undoubtedly responsible for all men

– and everything on earth,

not merely through the general sinfulness of creation, but each one personally for all mankind and every individual man.

This knowledge is the crown of life for the monk and for every man.

Again, I say, be not proud. Be proud neither to the little nor to the great. Hate not those who reject you, who insult you, who abuse and slander you.
Hate not the atheists, the teachers of evil, the materialists – and I mean not only the good ones – for there are many good ones among them, especially in our day – hate not even the wicked ones.

Real Freedom is something like, as we say, to be allowed to be authentically you, an environment that allows your Spirit to flourish. It is like: having the conditions necessary for your joys, happiness, and spontaneity to arise from within you.

We often call environments such as these a nurturing and supportive environment.

The character of Thou in contrast to the spirit in the wilderness:
- The earthly bread is what Thou has rejected for the sake of that freedom which Thou has exalted over everything.
- the banner of earthly bread, Thou has rejected it for the sake of freedom and the sake of heaven.
- Thou did choose all that is exceptional, vague and enigmatic.
- Thou didst desire man’s free love, that he should follow Thee freely, enticed and
taken captive by Thee. In place of the rigid ancient law,
man must hereafter with free heart decide for himself
what is good and what is evil, having only Thy image before him as his guide.

It is easy for the ego to underestimate humanity, to see the people as helpless.
But that is not all that they are, that is only a veil.
The majority of the people are not so unconscious as they seem, that is only surface level behavior and character.

With a single prompt you can awaken the same insight and intelligence as the greatest genius' whom ever lived, it is the same wisdom and understanding hiding within all men.

Yes, there are wickedly unconscious malevolent actors in the masses, but the simple people, the poor, they are not stupid creatures. They hold the same brilliance as the best of mankind.

This is not theory, not a thesis, not a hypothesis, not philosophy, not idealism. The poor reveal their capacity for insightful genius and conscientiousness to me every day, simply waiting to be prompted.

The entire world gives everything to the one who has everything.

This is why the one who lacks nothing is blessed.

When you carry a revolution within you, every moment brings a new world, a new life... every moment becomes a new birth.

Life is nothing but an opportunity for love to blossom. If you are alive, the opportunity is there – even to the last breath.

"To believe that what is true for you in your private heart is true
for all men, β€” that is genius..
our first thought is rendered back to us by the trumpets of the Last Judgment."

"There is a great responsible Thinker and Actor
working wherever a man works..
Where he is, there is nature. He measures
you, and all men, and all events." - Emerson

What are your focuses?

See the core content pieces on Spirit, Truth, Love, Meaning, Thought.

I want to learn spiritual and life concepts from the best minds on Earth. Where is the best place on the site to do that?

The Concepts section of the site is curated towards the deepest and richest concepts available. Updated nearly every week.

Concepts 🧩

I want to learn from the greatest minds. Who are they?

  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • Fyodor Dostoevsky
  • Jesus Christ
  • Lao Tzu
  • Siddhartha Buddha

Do you have information about changing my life?

Life changing information is shared at

The Search πŸŒ„

Do you have content about inner healing?

Information on healing is shared at

So You Want To Heal 🌻

How can I learn about becoming more creative?

This information is shared at

To The Creative πŸ–ŒοΈ

How do I get creatively unstuck?

The Magic Page Technique addresses this issue. I'm working on another iteration that further targets stuckness.

How do you read?

See: How I Read 13 Books in One Day + 30 Second Strategy + How To Get Yourself To Read

What is your advice to Seekers?

What do you recommend as an explanation of real meditation?

I recommend this explanation.
There are more introductions on the Concepts page.

What do you recommend as an Intro To Meditation?

I recommend Tara Brach's introductions,

Tara Brach: How To Meditate - FAQ - PDF

Tara Brach: How To Meditate - PDF

Where are the best curated meditations on the site?

The best meditations on the site are found on this tag filter,


What is the current best theory of this universe?


The Holographic Universe

Who are you and what are your past works?

Who Am I + Past Works

How can I contact you?

What is The Zen Master?

The highest truths in history. The ultimate meditations. The easiest way to become completely creatively unlocked. The world's best resources for healing.
The greatest books ever written. And more.

I am a super-creative. Thezenmaster.news is my ultimate art. This website has the highest information in this reality. Period.

What are you building?

PROJECT: NOAH'S ARK began on 02-11-2024.
This work will give freedom to humanity.
I am the fifth mystic to work on this project.

I do not know if I will be the one to complete it or if I am the next link in the chain.
This project will not be possible without divine aid.
This project would also not exist if not for divine aid.

Is there more content on the site?

There is much more content on the site. If you're interested you can look through the menu bar. On mobile devices this is on the top right and looks like this:

Is there a community I can join?

We have an active Discord server.
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Site Overview

These are the highlights of The Zen Master.

About πŸ’‘

Who I am, my mission, and what The Zen Master is.

Playbook πŸ“—

The methods and meditations on the site.

Frame of Frames πŸ–ΌοΈ

The ideas that have created the frame of the current Creator mindset.

To The Creative πŸ–ŒοΈ

All of the creative tools and exercises I ever found.

Reflections πŸ‘₯

Reflections on spiritual life.

Concepts 🧩

Collecting useful concepts.

The Search πŸŒ„

Resources for life purpose, direction, goals, wisdom, models of reality.

What I'm Reading πŸ“š

All of the books I'm reading.

So You Want To Heal 🌻

A treasure mine of cultivated healing content.

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