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by LoveRei
Fri Feb 21, 2020 5:12 am
Forum: Questions
Topic: I refuse to surrender to what is. Isn't it giving up?
Replies: 7
Views: 2380

Re: I refuse to surrender to what is. Isn't it giving up?

Here is my version of a quote from Eckhart which helped me with this question: "Surrendering fully does not mean you have to accept what is inherently bad." Eckhart was talking to a cancer patient in a lot of pain. Pain, violence, hurt is bad. We dont have to accept it as good, because it isnt good....
by LoveRei
Fri Feb 21, 2020 4:47 am
Forum: Questions
Topic: Question about feeling your emotions
Replies: 7
Views: 2163

Re: Question about feeling your emotions

I realized that trying to block everything causing all that built up horrible tension in the body and exhaustion feels worse than having to fully allow even the worst emotions. This is true for me at least. Totally agree. And meditation seems to help with the body awareness too. If the body is scre...
by LoveRei
Tue Feb 11, 2020 5:58 am
Forum: Questions
Topic: Question about feeling your emotions
Replies: 7
Views: 2163

Re: Question about feeling your emotions

If you are thinking about them, or even worrying about prolonging them at the moment of observation, or perhaps even now, there looks to be a good chance you might be prolonging them, simply because you think or worry about it. Are you identifying with them? Observing emotions, even if unbearable, i...
by LoveRei
Tue Feb 11, 2020 5:36 am
Forum: Personal Experiences
Topic: A Meditation and Realization Journal
Replies: 3
Views: 1881

A Meditation and Realization Journal

A Meditation and Realization Journal Based on Eckharts teachings and other learnings. Sitting outside in my humble lawn lounger, in my humble tiny yard in summer. After a long overwhelming day, having to take one step at a time, my "life situation" looking socially and financially unsolvable from t...