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by yep
Fri Feb 20, 2009 1:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Byron Katie & Sedona Method
Replies: 28
Views: 3485

Re: Byron Katie & Sedona Method

thanks everybody for all the good answers! I can really see that these doubts can as easily be questioned with the work! However I have a hard time using the work. In all byron katies videos everybody answers no to the question if they can know its true, however I dont get how you cant know if you d...
by yep
Mon Feb 16, 2009 10:03 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Byron Katie & Sedona Method
Replies: 28
Views: 3485

Byron Katie & Sedona Method

Hi, I have been reading "the Work" by Byron Katie and I am wondering if it is something anybody is using? Today I also took a quick glimpse at the Sedona Method, however I have a hard time understanding what this method is about, can anybody recommend it? Lately I have been feeling that I am scared ...
by yep
Mon Feb 09, 2009 1:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Awakening-might it be a big illusion?
Replies: 24
Views: 2201

Re: Awakening-might it be a big illusion?

Hi again- thanks for the nice guiding answers. I can honestly say that even if I wanted to turn back-I would not be able to. Thanks for the encouragement

cheers henning
by yep
Sun Feb 08, 2009 4:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Awakening-might it be a big illusion?
Replies: 24
Views: 2201

Re: Awakening-might it be a big illusion?

Hi again, Thanks from your replies-i need these types of guidances! I can really see how conditioned I am trying to use my mind and i feel really shaken up since i can not find any stability in the old way i looked upon life-Trying to live up to my optimal self image. I know this is not going to be ...
by yep
Sun Feb 08, 2009 3:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Awakening-might it be a big illusion?
Replies: 24
Views: 2201

Awakening-might it be a big illusion?

I am wondering what you accually think of the possibility of awakening. What I mean here is not what you WANT to be true, but what you accually believe. If one looks at it scientifically- how many percent of people following these similar teachings accually live in prefect harmony with their lives? ...
by yep
Tue Jan 13, 2009 5:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: letting go of the ego
Replies: 47
Views: 4685

Re: letting go of the ego

Jim, I understand that the ego is a false illusion. The question is how to pass beyond that illusion. Is just noticing the ego enough to feel less and less attached to it? (the answer probably is to live in the present, but when one recognises one´s thoughts, one is living in the present right?) che...
by yep
Tue Jan 13, 2009 3:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: letting go of the ego
Replies: 47
Views: 4685

Re: letting go of the ego

Thanks for the book recommendation-i will have a look at that one. I get the point you are making. I find myself constantly wanting to "claim" certain attributes, opinions or acheivements. I try to let them go like any thought but they do disturb me. I hope this is just a fase and my goal (i know yo...
by yep
Mon Jan 12, 2009 10:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: letting go of the ego
Replies: 47
Views: 4685

Re: letting go of the ego

Thanks everybody! Your answers really helped me. This is what i suspected to hear by me ego has lately been trying to find all kinds of logical, rational (irrational) arguments why I should take myself seriously :wink: Nice to speak to some people that think the same way as I do- there are not too m...
by yep
Sun Jan 11, 2009 6:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: letting go of the ego
Replies: 47
Views: 4685

Re: letting go of the ego

Hi Monica, Maybe this is just playing with words, but what is the difference between identity and personality? Is identity a (false) conceptual picture of ourselves and personality te way we accually behave/react? When it comes to opinions and values- I know that they are constantly changning anyway...
by yep
Sun Jan 11, 2009 4:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: letting go of the ego
Replies: 47
Views: 4685

letting go of the ego

Hi! I am new to this forum and have been reading eckhart tolle and quite a lot of similar books. I have a question concerning letting go of the ego: Does letting go of the ego mean that you will not have a personality with different preferences? I cannot help to think about this since I do not want ...