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by kungwu
Sat Sep 01, 2018 11:41 pm
Forum: Adyashanti
Topic: A Revolution of Being
Replies: 5
Views: 958

Re: A Revolution of Being

a Q & A from the retreat: quote ===== A participant writes: You said, “Even oneness is an opposite.” This is very hard to see and I feel quite frustrated. What am I? What is truth/reality? Does it look or feel like anything? Is it an ascent or a descent? How can it be known? What can I do, besides g...
by kungwu
Sat Sep 01, 2018 1:02 am
Forum: Adyashanti
Topic: A Revolution of Being
Replies: 5
Views: 958

Re: A Revolution of Being

While Adya makes it clear: "When we awaken—if it’s deep and profound—we realize the nature of reality. There is not a deeper reality. There is nothing behind it, there’s no further, there’s no more. We’ve come upon the primordial." Herewith Adya's Definition of Boundless Liberation: • Boundless libe...
by kungwu
Mon Aug 27, 2018 7:55 pm
Forum: Adyashanti
Topic: From Merged State to Differentiation to Unity
Replies: 0
Views: 198

From Merged State to Differentiation to Unity

Babies (before six-month old) live in a completely merged state. They have no ability to differentiate from the external or internal world. As babies grow older, they start to develop the ability to differentiate. When the differentiation is developed to a certain extent, separation is experienced. ...
by kungwu
Sun Aug 26, 2018 6:26 pm
Forum: Adyashanti
Topic: A Revolution of Being
Replies: 5
Views: 958

Re: A Revolution of Being

Thank you both. Please allow me to quote part of his answer to a question in this regard: “One of the important keys to conjoining the opposites is to hold them in conscious experience simultaneously, with neither side being more emphasized than the other. For example, there are two fundamental inst...
by kungwu
Tue Aug 14, 2018 6:06 pm
Forum: Adyashanti
Topic: A Revolution of Being
Replies: 5
Views: 958

A Revolution of Being

I’m on this currently ongoing 3-month online retreat with Adyashanti. Adya shared some of his experience in the “Collective Unconscious” and “Numinous Mysterium”, which happened intensely for about four years starting six years ago. (“The numinous mysterium is deeper than the collective unconscious....
by kungwu
Tue Aug 14, 2018 3:20 pm
Forum: Questions
Topic: Presence vs. Avoidance
Replies: 3
Views: 497

Re: Presence vs. Avoidance

My direct experience of dissolving a very long lasting emotion of many years is this: completely willing to embrace and feel it and at the same time being aware of whatever thoughts or stories going along with it (being aware implies knowing they are just thoughts or stories, not really true). The e...