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by alex
Tue Jul 27, 2010 11:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Void beyond awareness
Replies: 9
Views: 608

Re: Void beyond awareness

..wait wait we are created so that this unmanifest can experience joy and sacredness through us! Holy cow I think I just figured out the purpose of life! :shock:
by alex
Tue Jul 27, 2010 11:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Void beyond awareness
Replies: 9
Views: 608

Re: Void beyond awareness

Ok here's my two bob though I have no idea if I'm close to the truth. I was reading an article based around brain activity and enlightenment. We actually have some area of our brain (forget what it's called) that produces joy. This area of the brain is activated when we experience anything absolutel...
by alex
Mon Jul 26, 2010 11:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Best meditation method??
Replies: 21
Views: 921

Re: Best meditation method??

Well sounds good! I've actually had an awakening experience, it lasted for 2 whole days! I was pure awareness with just a little noise of thoughts in the background. I really realized what it was, totally me. I even said to myself how figured I had it now, I could never lose this coz its what I am a...
by alex
Mon Jul 26, 2010 10:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Best meditation method??
Replies: 21
Views: 921

Re: Best meditation method??

Thanks for your words. I read somewhere that to the teacher fear in the student is a good sign as it means the truth has been glimpsed, too much however is not good as it can block the way. I'm confident (maybe more hopeful :? ) that I will be able to let go of this fear. I guess the universe will u...
by alex
Mon Jul 26, 2010 2:26 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Best meditation method??
Replies: 21
Views: 921

Re: Best meditation method??

Ok... so what if the idea of enlightenment actually scares the bejesus outta me. I wouldn't call myself someone who really badly wants to know the truth, I just went through pretty severe depression and felt called to find some kind of deeper meaning. Its all felt as though I've been drawn along thi...
by alex
Sun Jul 25, 2010 11:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Best meditation method??
Replies: 21
Views: 921

Re: Best meditation method??

Thanks for the reccomendation, just had a sit down and tried his meditation, my gosh how relaxing! I've always got a little voice in my head telling me to be present yada yada, I guess from all the texts I have read. It always seems an effort and when I ask myself what it is I truly want anyway its ...
by alex
Sun Jul 25, 2010 3:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Best meditation method??
Replies: 21
Views: 921

Best meditation method??

Hi there just wondering how others meditate. When I do I sit and watch my mind, kind of just be and try to see all the thoughts floating around there, usually stillness arises then. I only ever do it for about 10 minutes though, maybe not enough time.
Thanks,
Alex