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by eve
Sun Sep 09, 2007 3:16 am
Forum: Recommended Links
Topic: Advaita from the what it is not perspective
Replies: 2
Views: 881

Couldn't get through all of it, but it seemed that the jist of it was that you need time and effort to be what you are.
by eve
Sun Sep 09, 2007 3:04 am
Forum: Questions
Topic: NOW WHAT! POW as another deep mind concept.
Replies: 6
Views: 865

I am wondering if, when you refer to The Power of Now, that you expect the Power to have some influence over the future - hence your expectations. And so you are left waiting for something to happen, and when all you feel is your inner body, skepticism sets in. But who can deny Now? It is all there ...
by eve
Sun Sep 09, 2007 2:45 am
Forum: Questions
Topic: Discomfort and Physical Pain
Replies: 5
Views: 1191

When Ramana Maharshi was dying of cancer, someone once asked him about the pain he felt. He replied that it was like the sting of a thousand bees. And so it was, but he never confused it with the Self The pain is the pain, and the Self is the Self And the Self includes the pain
by eve
Sun Sep 09, 2007 2:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bodyfullness for being in the present- Zen
Replies: 1
Views: 366

To me. "God" is that which is beyond what the intellect can grasp. Therefor "God" can best be described with an absence of words: Silence. The Bible says we are made in the image of God. Eckhart has said that we are the Silence, the Now. In the Silence, in the Now, there is no body
by eve
Fri Sep 07, 2007 2:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Progressing stages of consciousness?
Replies: 5
Views: 977

There are all kinda of spiritual/mystical experiences. They can become stories that draw our attention away from the essential. The essential is knowing who is the experiencer