Yotopia: A Yoan conception of Heaven

Excerpted from "A Ladder to Heaven" (South Park episode 612)

For some folks, the idea that we can create Heaven on Earth seems either too religious or too idealistic (unrealistic). If you are one of those who are put-off by such language, check out this very reasonable, "down to earth" conception of heaven.

You may need to get or update Adobe Flash Player to view this video.
If the video above fails to play, left-click here; to download, right-click.
I feel as I always have, that the earth is the home and the only home of [hu]man[ity], and I am convinced that, whatever [we are] to get out of [our] existence [we] must get while [we are] here.   —Clarence Darrow

And Yo! This Is How

The Wombat Put It!

Here's a sample of how Belinda Carlisle put it.

You may need to install or update Adobe Flash Player to listen to this audio file.
If audio fails to play, click here.

Ooh, Baby, do you know what that's worth?
Ooh, Heaven is a place on earth.
They say, "In Heaven love comes first."
We'll make Heaven a place on earth.
Ooh, Heaven is a place on earth.

When the night falls down
And the world's alive
With the sound of kids
On the street outside . . .

Ooh, Heaven is a place on earth.
They say, "In Heaven love comes first."
We'll make Heaven a place on earth.
Ooh, Heaven is a place on earth.

In this world, we're just beginning
To understand the miracle of living.
Baby, I was afraid before,
But I'm not afraid anymore.

And here's Charlie Chaplin's version.


And Yusuf Islam's (Cat Stevens) "Peace Train"

If video fails to play, left-click here; to download, right-click.

If "Heaven on Earth" is still too "religious" for you, try this:

If you prefer parables or like stories written for children, try this story
for adult children living in the post Nine-Eleven-World (the NEWorld):

However, if you just want your religious beliefs to make sense and to jibe with other valid sources of Knowledge, here's the New Good News, the True Gospel of Creation According to Yo:

Give a one-time donation:

Set-up monthly donation:
$ for

Send a check to:
Yo, Inc.
20 Dorcar Road
Newton, MA  02467

For more information,
see donations.

And if "Building Heaven on Earth" is still too "unrealistic," too optimistic for you, get over it ;-)

If you can't, try this.

More Popular Links from The Way of Yo

A Visionary Mystic

& A Yoan Saint

Yo on Katrina, Global Warming
& Climate Change

with help from
Jon Stewart, Bill Maher, Al Gore,
Will Ferrell, & Stephen Colbert

The Wombat

summarizes Yoism
in 30 seconds!


On The Eyes of God,
The Shroud of Turin,
& Bleeding Statues

Scary Stuff!

The Miracle Links

Astounding Videos of Real Miracles

Truly Amazing Illusions

Video of a Genuine Miracle
(with no trick photography!)

Timothy Leary's
How to Operate
Your Brain

An Owner's Manual

Philosophy Is a Team Sport

with a preface by
R. Crumb

Yo on Ebola, SARS,
AIDS, & Avian Flu

The Trouble
with Trippies

South Park "On Hippies"

Is South Park
Being Banned?!?

Does Prayer Work?

The Results of
a Scientific Study
Creationism & Intelligent Design

Penn & Teller, Richard Dawkins, Stephen
Colbert, Bill Hicks, & Bill Maher

Robert DeNiro
& Martin Scorsese
On the Meaning of Yo

Jon Stewart &
The Wombat Join Them

Flying Spaghetti Monster?
Bah. Humbug!

Creationism & Intelligent Design vs. SPAM

Magic Yo

Tom Cruise Takes on
Lord Psychopharm

and His

Psychiatrists of
the Round Tablets

Comment viewing options

Select your preferred way to display the comments and click "Save settings" to activate your changes.