Grok means to understand so thoroughly that the observer becomes a part of the observed—to merge, blend, intermarry, lose identity in group experience. It means almost everything that we mean by religion, philosophy, and science—and it means as little to us (because of our Earthling assumptions) as color means to a blind man.
We learned the word from Kirill Kireyev.
When we fell in love with his work with
images link to his site.
which has been a great inspiration for our work, the curiosity app in particular.
examples of grokking moments.
quote from share via Amy: