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Letting go: A process of change and liberation
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Letting go: A process of change and liberation

Life is transitory, as are the links we make throughout it. Emotional conflicts can wear down, use a lot of your time, energy and sometimes can cause you to lose focus to give solution and continuity to what you can do. How many responsibilities, concerns or extra burdens do you carry on yourself?

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The pious man

The Lord Jesus is a very pious man. It has a small pencil factory and every week it distributes the profits from the first sale among the needy people in its neighborhood. People know it and every Monday they crowd in front of the factory door waiting for Mr. Jesus. Today, when leaving to make the distribution he tells them the following: If there were five people less than last week, you would all receive two euros more.
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Harry's matches

Two English-speaking brothers are fond of logic games. Harry has given 9 matches to his sister, and challenges her to arrange them to look like 10. She gives him 6 matches to arrange as if there is nothing. Solution She will arrange them forming TEN He forming NIX
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Single and single

In a village hidden among the mountains, two thirds of the men are married to three fifths of the women. The tradition of this town is never to marry outsiders. What is the proportion of single people? Solution If the proportion of married men is 2/3 and that of married women is 3/5, it means that 2/3 men in the town are the same number of people as 3/5 women in the town.
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Greater than two and less than 3

What mathematical symbol would you put in the numbers 2 and 3 to get a number greater than 2 and smaller than 3? Solution You only need to put the decimal point: 2.3 is greater than 2 and less than 3
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What does the sailor observe?

In this image we see a sailor scanning the horizon with his spyglass in search of something. Can you tell me what you are looking at? Solution If we turn the drawing we see that the silhouette of his beloved is hidden.
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The children of Miguel and Ángeles

Miguel and Ángeles have 7 children in common and half of them are boys. How can this happen? Solution Since the statement does not impose any restrictions on the sex of the other half of the children, the only way that this is possible is that ALL the children of the couple are male, so that any proportion of the total number of children will correspond to sons, whether half, a third or any other fraction.
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Maria's brother

Maria's brother has one brother more than sisters. How many brothers more than sisters does Maria have? Solution Maria has three brothers more than sisters.
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What day is today?

Before yesterday I was 17, next year I will be 20. What day is today? Solution Today is January 1. On December 31 of last year I turned 18 so before yesterday I was 17. On December 31 of this year I will turn 19 and on December 31 of next year I will turn 20.
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Family relationships

What relationship do you have with the only brother of the mother of the only sister of your sister-in-law's husband? Solution This is my uncle and therefore I am his nephew.
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The isosceles triangle

Two of the sides of an isosceles triangle measure 17cm and 8cm. How tall is the third side? Solution If it is an isosceles triangle, the missing side has to measure the same as one we already know. As two sides of 8cm and one of 17cm cannot form a triangle since the length of the sum of the two small sides would not reach to join with the greater side, the answer is 17cm.
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Add the dice

Look at the image. How much do the points of the faces that remain in contact with the table add up? Solution The dice are manufactured so that their opposite faces add seven. In this case, the upper faces show the numbers 4, 2, 6, 1 and 4 so the opposite faces will be 7 - 4, 7 - 2, 7 - 6, 7 - 1 and 7 - 4 that is 3, 5 , 1, 6 and 3 in total 18.
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The pyramid of coins

The image shows a pyramid made with 10 coins. Did you know how to reverse the pyramid so that it pointed down by moving only 3 coins? Solution The following image shows the solution to the problem. Three coins that leave three red spaces have been removed and relocated to their new location.
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Four triangles

How could you form four identical equilateral triangles with six pencils of the same size? Solution The only solution is to form a triangular base pyramid or regular tetrahedron.
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The 4 × 4 geomagic square

The image shows an incomplete geomagic square. Similar to the magic squares in which when adding all the numbers of a row, column or diagonal we always get the same result, in this geomagic square if we put all the pieces of a row, column or diagonal together we get the figure that appears at margin.
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Find the hidden animals

This peaceful landscape hides a multitude of characters. Are you able to find them all? Solution A woman rides her horse in the center of the image. A bear looks from the sky and a wolf from the mountains. Below, a lioness watches the scene.
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The reflection

In this painting by Salvador Dalí, the reflection of some animals shows very different ones. Do you see them? Solution Swans that seem to swim over the lake become elephants when reflected in the water.
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How many tigers do you see here?

Look closely at the picture and tell me how many tigers do you see? . Solution In this spectacular image, apart from the tiger that rests on the ground, you can find another one that occupies practically the whole image and the face of a third party on the nearest tree.
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There are trees in the jungle

Read this sentence carefully. Do you see anything weird? Solution The phrase says: There are trees in the jungle. The article "the" is repeated twice in a row. The fact that it appears on different lines makes it difficult for us to find the error since we read quickly.
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Snake

Look at this snake, do you see anything out of the ordinary? Solution It is a painted hand
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