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by Elle
Sat Jul 07, 2012 10:50 pm
Forum: Questions
Topic: The true self in the brain?
Replies: 12
Views: 1358

Re: The true self in the brain?

ZenofChaos, I completely understand your question because I too had the same question. After reading "My Stroke of insight" it was hard to understand how consciousness is anything but the sum total of every cell in our body. With out the proper working of cells, consciousness can cease to function. ...
by Elle
Tue Jun 12, 2012 12:33 am
Forum: Personal Experiences
Topic: Words are hollow
Replies: 6
Views: 968

Re: Words are hollow

Love this. Makes you look at magic very differently...
by Elle
Tue Jun 12, 2012 12:15 am
Forum: Personal Experiences
Topic: Existence Is Shocking
Replies: 5
Views: 954

Re: Existence Is Shocking

I heard Adya say that surprisingly enough "more people are afraid of existing than not existing", I chuckled so hard because I felt that he had just told everyone my biggest secret :)
by Elle
Wed Dec 14, 2011 7:41 am
Forum: Personal Experiences
Topic: Body shaking
Replies: 4
Views: 937

Re: Body shaking

I know what you mean, it's a bit alarming at first but when you allow it there seems to be a deeper understanding and acceptance of it.
by Elle
Thu Nov 17, 2011 4:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The (neo) advaita trap
Replies: 49
Views: 1411

Re: The (neo) advaita trap

unbornawakened wrote:What about me :? :(
Marry me. lol :lol:
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Ok, you too. The more the merrier :wink:
by Elle
Thu Nov 17, 2011 3:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The (neo) advaita trap
Replies: 49
Views: 1411

Re: The (neo) advaita trap

ZenDrumming wrote:"Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to a better understanding of ourselves."

-Carl Jung


:lol:
Thanks for posting this reminder, Carl Jung had a lot of amazing pointers...
by Elle
Thu Nov 17, 2011 3:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The (neo) advaita trap
Replies: 49
Views: 1411

Re: The (neo) advaita trap

Cool post samadhi. You've created thoughts over here, allow me to express. I feel there are a great many people out there who genuinely believe they're enlightened simply because their mind has latched onto a certain set of perspectives and beliefs relating to nonduality. Right, they’re delusional....
by Elle
Wed Nov 09, 2011 11:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: High without drugs
Replies: 14
Views: 413

Re: High without drugs

unborn I have had the same experience..... All of a sudden I am more aware of things including the body, way more sensitive to various changes that occur inside and out...
by Elle
Sun Nov 06, 2011 9:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Noone else just numb due to these teachings?
Replies: 199
Views: 5430

Re: Noone else just numb due to these teachings?

Igor15 wrote: In other words self, thought and awareness is the same thing(the divided mind).
Can you elaborate?
by Elle
Tue Nov 01, 2011 3:05 pm
Forum: Questions
Topic: Control and Delusion....
Replies: 24
Views: 1125

Re: Control and Delusion....

Plorel wrote:
I just wonder where does that put "the law of attraction" and such
Its the ego's ultimate fantasy...
Care to expound?
by Elle
Tue Nov 01, 2011 7:01 am
Forum: Questions
Topic: Control and Delusion....
Replies: 24
Views: 1125

Control and Delusion....

It appears to me that the ultimate delusion is control... I just wonder where does that put "the law of attraction" and such.... it's such a hard pill to swallow that life moves as it does regardless of our ideas....
by Elle
Sat Oct 22, 2011 4:51 am
Forum: Awakening / Spiritual Enlightenment / Truth-Realization
Topic: Direct Self realization
Replies: 28
Views: 5671

Re: Direct Self realization

Ananda wrote:Hello :)





If you keep looking at yourself in this way, then all objects become negated, the mind is silenced, and you become everything- a luminous, all-pervading, essential awareness.



:)
I describe this as free falling, lol at least that is how I describe it....
by Elle
Thu Oct 20, 2011 6:38 pm
Forum: Recommended Links
Topic: More Gold from Mooji
Replies: 5
Views: 1339

Re: More Gold from Mooji

Thank you!
by Elle
Wed Oct 19, 2011 1:17 am
Forum: Awakening / Spiritual Enlightenment / Truth-Realization
Topic: "We Are All in Recovery"
Replies: 3
Views: 1071

Re: "We Are All in Recovery"

This is from a satsang by Mooji on YouTube called "We Are All in Recovery". In this part, he's referring to the feeling of 'I had it, I lost it' - awakening and then beginning to fall back asleep, then waking up again. "The Grace of your own being has called you home. Come home. Why suffer more? En...
by Elle
Wed Oct 19, 2011 12:59 am
Forum: Adyashanti
Topic: Is that clear enough?
Replies: 4
Views: 1998

Re: Is that clear enough?

Hey hanss, I have a mac, is there a way you can send it to me as a audio file via email?

wait never mind, I opened it with a different browser and it worked, thank you!