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by turiya
Tue Jun 16, 2020 10:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I AM
Replies: 7
Views: 536

Re: I AM

Very nice! Thanks for sharing. :D
by turiya
Sun Jun 14, 2020 10:00 pm
Forum: Personal Experiences
Topic: The Ego, acceptance and an existential crisis
Replies: 5
Views: 500

Re: The Ego, acceptance and an existential crisis

herein lies my struggle: I sense that a new meaning of life has entered my concience. Reproduction. And on one hand I hate myself for allowing myself to be in this situation and doubtfull on weather or not I should do everything in my power to change things and to try to have children. With the ris...
by turiya
Wed Jun 03, 2020 1:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Being with sorrow, the precious jewel
Replies: 19
Views: 646

Re: Being with sorrow, the precious jewel

You're welcome. :D
by turiya
Mon Jun 01, 2020 7:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Being with sorrow, the precious jewel
Replies: 19
Views: 646

Re: Being with sorrow, the precious jewel

This might sum it up: "I love you guys, and reading this thread is like watching an entertaining movie drama unfold." :wink:
by turiya
Mon May 25, 2020 8:58 pm
Forum: General Eckhart Tolle Discussion
Topic: Unfortunate doubts
Replies: 6
Views: 526

Re: Unfortunate doubts

markf189 wrote:
Mon May 25, 2020 8:08 pm
But I'm struggling to tell the difference
With one comes peace... with the other comes dissatisfaction.

This might be helpful to watch:

https://www.eckharttollenow.com/s/3cp86i

:D
by turiya
Fri May 22, 2020 12:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Our uniqueness
Replies: 34
Views: 1020

Re: Our uniqueness

But, could there still be a uniqueness....much like the Atman in Vedanta? I found this link on Quora. Thought it was really interesting. I love the idea of fractals upon fractals.... https://www.quora.com/If-the-Atman-is-o ... Guinness-1 Very nice link :D I, too, love the idea of fractals upon frac...
by turiya
Wed May 20, 2020 9:27 pm
Forum: Awakening / Spiritual Enlightenment / Truth-Realization
Topic: It's Simpler Than You Think
Replies: 91
Views: 62986

Re: It's Simpler Than You Think

I would like to say thanks I have been reading a lot of yours, webwanderer and sighclone older posts, and it brings a lot of clarity and peace. It really helped me to embody the present moment and understand what was this shift that I felt years ago. I feel much presence in the words, I'm really gr...
by turiya
Wed May 20, 2020 12:50 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Our uniqueness
Replies: 34
Views: 1020

Re: Our uniqueness

Which then begs the question.....could the one who is pointing to it, and realizing in the moment that there is a choice, possibly be a unique, but not separate "focus" of that Primordial Awareness that incarnates into the body.....forgets its true nature....identifies with the biological human org...
by turiya
Mon Apr 06, 2020 11:21 pm
Forum: Questions
Topic: breaking internet habit
Replies: 1
Views: 298

Re: breaking internet habit

Here's a good video (in line with Eckhart's teachings) that might be helpful for you: https://youtu.be/-moW9jvvMr4 Be curiously aware of your experience the next time you start to excessively use the internet. How does it physically feel?... How do your eyes feel after a long while of looking at a s...
by turiya
Mon Apr 06, 2020 9:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What would happen if you didn’t listen to your mind at all?
Replies: 3
Views: 1729

Re: What would happen if you didn’t listen to your mind at all?

How did Eckhart survive on a bench for a year? I'm sure he used thoughts when they were necessary and helpful. And when they weren't necessary, they either didn't arise for him or he chose to let them go. :D "Enlightenment means rising above thought, not falling back to a level below thought; the l...
by turiya
Wed Mar 25, 2020 9:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Besides Ego, could this explain why we are?
Replies: 19
Views: 3943

Re: Besides Ego, could this explain why we are?

tchest77 wrote:
Wed Mar 25, 2020 5:45 am
Thanks for these videos! Good stuff! Great explanations!
Glad you found them helpful! :D
by turiya
Sun Mar 22, 2020 11:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Besides Ego, could this explain why we are?
Replies: 19
Views: 3943

Re: Besides Ego, could this explain why we are?

I sometimes just get lost in either side no middle ground. Here's another Rupert video that may be more clear in the description of the back and forth dance that goes on between Observer and Observed (or "Screen" and "Movie" in Rupert's analogy) starting at 4:30: https://youtu.be/7o-r2rBvrXE?t=270