What Is Your Naropa Personality?

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What Is Your Naropa Personality?

Naropa University is full of unique personalities—where do you fit in?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Choose a book for your nightstand:
    • A. 

      A journal

    • B. 

      When Things Fall Apart by Pema Chodron

    • C. 

      The I Ching

    • D. 

      1984 by George Orwell

  • 2. 
    Which quotation are you most drawn to?
    • A. 

      "The only war that matters is the war against the imagination. All other wars are subsumed in it."

    • B. 

      "The more we care for the happiness of others, the greater our own sense of each other becomes."

    • C. 

      "Everything in your life is there as a vehicle for your transformation. Use it!"

    • D. 

      "We need, in every community, a group of angelic trouble makers."

  • 3. 
    What cause are you most passionate about?
    • A. 

      Freedom of speech

    • B. 

      Animal rights

    • C. 

      Religious freedom

    • D. 

      The Occupy movement

  • 4. 
    In your opinion, what is the biggest fame faux pas?
    • A. 

      Taking credit for unoriginal work

    • B. 

      Glorifying an unhealthy or dangerous lifestyle

    • C. 

      Promoting spiritual materialism or cultural appropriation

    • D. 

      Not putting wealth or fame to a good cause

  • 5. 
    Which do you fear the most?
    • A. 

      Witnessing suffering without a way to help

    • B. 

      Living a life without inner development or transformation

    • C. 

      Being deprived of individual rights or freedom

    • D. 

      My voice going unheard

  • 6. 
    What do you look for in a friend?
    • A. 

      Open-mindedness

    • B. 

      Compassion

    • C. 

      Deep conversation

    • D. 

      Ambition

  • 7. 
    Who inspires you more?
    • A. 

      Allen Ginsberg

    • B. 

      Mother Teresa

    • C. 

      Ram Dass

    • D. 

      Vandana Shiva

  • 8. 
    How do you cheer up a friend?
    • A. 

      Bring over a funny or uplifting movie to watch

    • B. 

      Prepare their favorite comfort food

    • C. 

      Offer some sage advice

    • D. 

      Try to fix the issue bothering them

  • 9. 
    How do you use social media?
    • A. 

      To share things that inspire me

    • B. 

      To stay connected with people I care about

    • C. 

      I do not use social media very frequently.

    • D. 

      To spread awareness of things I am passionate about

  • 10. 
    Choose a word:
    • A. 

      Experiment

    • B. 

      Compassion

    • C. 

      Wisdom

    • D. 

      Action

  • 11. 
    Choose a virtue:
    • A. 

      Beauty

    • B. 

      Love

    • C. 

      Truth

    • D. 

      Freedom

  • 12. 
    Choose a super power:
    • A. 

      Shape shifting

    • B. 

      Healing touch

    • C. 

      Astral travel

    • D. 

      Communication with other species

  • 13. 
    Which actual Naropa University course would you most likely enroll in?
    • A. 

      Close Readings in Surrealism & Dada

    • B. 

      The Neuroscience of Our Body Mind Connection

    • C. 

      Yoga History, Theory & Philosophy

    • D. 

      Gender, Politics & Social Change

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