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by Azathoth
Thu Oct 20, 2016 7:32 pm
Forum: Awakening / Spiritual Enlightenment / Truth-Realization
Topic: Movies Concerning Awakening
Replies: 266
Views: 88290

Re: Movies Concerning Awakening

funny reading about all those movies people recommend that they think have something to do with awakening. My humble ego :wink: thinks that most of the recommendations are pseudospiritual. Also, my humble ego thinks that some movies that have at least some spiritual depth are the following Read Bear...
by Azathoth
Wed Oct 12, 2016 8:42 am
Forum: Questions
Topic: How do you coexist with the Ego while not being identified
Replies: 49
Views: 6043

Re: How do you coexist with the Ego while not being identifi

However, I think Eckhart Tolle stated that time and ego are closely related. I never really studied Tolle indepth. However, I studied Krishnamurti indepth and I suspect that Tolle got his ideas about time from Krishnamurti. Both of them are talking about psychological time and not physical time, i....
by Azathoth
Tue Oct 11, 2016 5:22 pm
Forum: Questions
Topic: How do you coexist with the Ego while not being identified
Replies: 49
Views: 6043

Re: How do you coexist with the Ego while not being identifi

The problem is, that it is all in your head. You think that you have an ego, and you think that you are identified with your ego, and you think that you must desidentify from you ego, because you think that it will allow you to get past the ego and obtain something you want. You have not really gone...
by Azathoth
Sun Oct 09, 2016 4:41 pm
Forum: Questions
Topic: What is enlightenment like? or what is it not?
Replies: 4
Views: 1049

Re: What is enlightenment like? or what is it not?

Enlightenment is mental concept that you created to escape from your own life and suffering. It is like a carrot that you keep in front of yourself and chase after it endlessly, not seeing that you are like a dog chasing its own tail. True enlightenment is the realization that there is nothing to ch...